Giants' Rogers not cooperating, prosecutors drop theft charges

Giants' Rogers not cooperating, prosecutors drop theft charges

MIAMI, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Florida prosecutors say they had to drop charges against a woman accused of stealing nearly $500,000 in jewelry from an NFL player after he didn't cooperate.

Fla. woman arrested for allegedly stealing Giants player's jewelry

NEW YORK, July 1 (UPI) -- A Florida woman who allegedly stole jewelry from New York Giants defensive tackle Shaun Rogers' hotel room was arrested in New York City, police said.

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Giants' Rogers reports $500K burglary

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 26 (UPI) -- New York Giants defensive tackle Shaun Rogers was the victim of an apparent burglary at a Miami Beach, Fla., hotel, a police report indicated Tuesday.

Giants' Rogers out with blood clot in calf

ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- New York Giants defensive tackle Shaun Rogers is out of action because of a blood clot in one of his calves.

Rogers, five others released by Browns

CLEVELAND, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Defensive lineman Shaun Rogers was among six players cut Wednesday by the Cleveland Browns, the team announced Wednesday.

Cleveland lineman arrested

CLEVELAND, April 1 (UPI) -- Shaun Rogers of the Cleveland Browns was arrested Thursday at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport for allegedly trying to carry a loaded gun onto a plane.

Browns ink DT Shaun Rogers

BEREA, Ohio, March 5 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Browns finally acquired mammoth defensive tackle Shaun Rogers on Wednesday.

Bengals acquire Detroit DT Shaun Rogers

CINCINNATI, Feb. 29 (UPI) -- The Cincinnati Bengals Friday acquired Detroit Lions defensive tackle Shaun Rogers in exchange for third- and fifth-round picks.

Randy Moss named to weekly player honor

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- New England Patriots wide receiver Randy Moss Wednesday was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week.

NFL: Detroit 20, Minnesota 17

DETROIT, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- A 37-yard field goal in overtime by Jason Hanson Sunday gave the Detroit Lions a 20-17 win over the Minnesota Vikings.

Lions' Rogers suspended for four games

DETROIT, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Detroit starting defensive tackle Shaun Rogers has been suspended for four games by the NFL for taking a banned substance.

NFL: Detroit 13, New Orleans 12

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Jason Hanson kicked a 39-yard field goal as time expired Saturday to lift Detroit to a 13-12 win over the New Orleans Saints at the Alamodome in San Antonio.

Lions' receiver lost for season

DETROIT, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The Detroit Lions have lost wide receiver Kevin Johnson for the rest of the season after he suffered an Achilles' tendon injury.

NFL: Carolina 21, Detroit 20

DETROIT, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Chris Weinke threw a game-winning touchdown pass Sunday as Carolina edged the Detroit Lions, 21-20.

Rogers now highest-paid defensive tackle

DETROIT, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Detroit's Shaun Rogers is now the highest-paid defensive tackle in the National Football League with a six-year contract that reportedly totals $46 million.

Weekly NFL honorees named

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green and Kansas City guard Brian Waters were among players earning NFL Player of the Week honors Wednesday.

Pritchett re-signs with Detroit

ALLEN PARK, Mich., March 14 (UPI) -- The Detroit Lions have re-signed veteran defensive tackle Kelvin Pritchett to a one-year contract.

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Lions lose OL Blaise for season

ALLEN PARK, Mich., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions head coach Marty Mornhinweg Monday said starting right tackle Kerlin Blaise suffered tears in both the anterior and medial collateral ligaments in

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Minnesota 31, Detroit 26

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Daunte Culpepper ran for two touchdowns, including a 33-yarder, and threw a 47-yard scoring pass to Cris Carter Sunday as the Minnesota Vikings opened a 25-poin