Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie wasn’t prepared to trudge off into the sunset and skills the retirement life.
Per week after being reinstated, the ragged cornerback has a brand recent team.
Rodgers-Cromartie signed with the Washington Redskins, the team announced Friday.
The cornerback identified as DRC announced his retirement correct 5 months within the past, however the must proceed playing apparently proved too sturdy. With the Redskins, he’ll reunite with veteran Unique York Giants teammate Landon Collins, who signed a whopping six-year deal all the blueprint in which by free agency.
How a lot Rodgers-Cromartie, who turns 33 on April 7, has bodily left within the tank is the glorious quiz. The put he initiatives on Washington’s depth chart additionally remains to be viewed when thinking about cornerbacks Josh Norman, Fabian Moreau, Greg Stroman, Adonis Alexander and Quinton Dunbar return from closing year’s team.
Silent, Rodgers-Cromartie has masses of skills to give the Redskins and has conducted at a excessive stage within the previous.
He entered the league with the Arizona Cardinals as the 16th overall pick of the 2008 NFL Draft sooner than being traded to the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011. After two seasons in Philadelphia, he conducted for the Denver Broncos in 2013 and helped Denver attain the Big Bowl. Rodgers-Cromartie then joined the Giants, the put he spent four seasons (2014-17) sooner than closing year’s transient stint with the Raiders.
On his occupation, Rodgers-Cromartie has looked in 160 games, totaling 451 tackles, 30 interceptions and 146 passes defensed while making the Professional Bowl in 2009 and 2015.