Rogers leads Wake Forest on field
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Paralyzed former Wake Forest and NBA player Rodney Rogers was honored before the Demon Deacons' football game against Elon.
Wearing a black Wake Forest jersey, the wheelchair-bound Rogers received a standing ovation as his career highlights were shown. Accompanied by former Wake basketball coach Dave Odom, Rogers was mobbed by the players as they ran onto the field.
The 38-year-old Rogers injured his spinal cord riding a dirt bike in November 2008 and is a quadriplegic. ...
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