Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. General Sports

Broncos' Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie backing off retirement talk

See also

Super Bowl week is in full swing and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has already created a huge headline for the big game. On Monday, according to, Rodgers-Cromartie told the NFL network that he would contemplate retirement if the Broncos won Sunday’s game.

However, reported that Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has had a change of heart on Tuesday. Originally, DRC stated that he had set a goal of playing in the NFL for five years. As people will soon find out, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has already played six seasons.

Now it seems the DRC will accept a long term deal by the Broncos if it’s offered. Whether or not people misunderstood his statement about a pending retirement, there’s no question that the game takes a toll on its players.

Rodgers-Cromartie is 27 years old and he will be performing in his second Super Bowl. The first one came as a member of the Arizona Cardinals in 2009. Arizona lost one of the greatest Super Bowl finishes to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

A few years later, Rodgers-Cromartie found himself with the Philadelphia Eagles. Now he’s with the Denver Broncos hoping to earn the coveted Lombardi Trophy.

In six seasons, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has 19 interceptions and five touchdowns. In his first season with Denver, DRC has helped shore up the secondary and he will be a major factor if the Broncos win the Super Bowl.


For more sports news, check out Top 10+1 Sports Blog. If you liked this article, click the Subscribe button to receive email updates when a new article is published. Follow William on Facebook and Twitter. Find more by William on his music and sports page. Submit your mailbag questions via Tumblr.



  • The New York Yankees turn the first triple play of the 2014 season
    Watch Video
  • A big third period from the Rangers propel them past Philly in Game 1
  • Donovan McNabb serves time in jail stemming from a December DUI
    NFL News
  • Interview with Bernard Hopkins: 'I'm from Mars, but I fight here on Earth'
  • Are you as excited as LeBron about the NBA Playoffs? We seriously doubt it
  • New details have emerged about the friendly-fire incident that killed Pat Tillman
    Watch Video

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!