Warrant issued for former Lions WR Rogers

September 13 - The Sports Xchange

An arrest warrant for former Detroit Lions wide receiver Charles Rogers was issued after he failed to appear at a pretrial hearing.

Rogers, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2003 draft, faces five misdemeanors from two unrelated incidents.

It was the fourth time in 18 months that an arrest warrant was issued for Rogers, MLive.com reported Friday.

Rogers, 32, was charged with making a malicious phone call and possessing marijuana, among other charges.

Over a three-year career, Rogers made 36 catches for 440 yards with four touchdowns.


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