Rogers underwent MRI testing Monday on the hamstring he injured in a Week 17 win over the Arizona Cardinals. He leads all 49ers defenders with 1,068 snaps from scrimmage this season, but if he can't dress, expect to see more from corners Tramaine Brock and Eric Wright. San Francisco also signed Perrish Cox on Monday for added support.
Here's the rest of Tuesday's injury roundup:
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- Also for the Colts, linebacker Bjoern Werner watched practice with a brace on his ankle and wideout Darrius Heyward-Bey (undisclosed) missed Tuesday's session, The Indianapolis Star reported. DHB's hardly been a big part of the passing game of late due to the rise of young targets Da'Rick Rogers and Griff Whalen.
While we're here, a few non-playoff guys heading for offseason procedures:
- Big Blue offensive tackle Will Beattybroke his leg against Washington, but the team expects him to be ready for the start of next season, according to the New York Daily News. The newspaper also noted that pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul has yet to rule out surgery on the shoulder that bothered him over the final month of the campaign.