NNAMDI ASOMUGHA RUMORS

Retired Asomugha to earn $134K if 49ers win Super Bowl

Even in retirement, Nnamdi Asomugha stands to cash in. The former All-Pro cornerback, who officially called it quits on Dec. 28, will make $134,000 if San Francisco wins Super Bowl XLVIII, Joel Corry of CBSSports.com reported. Asomugha stands to earn the money because he was on the Niners' roster for eight games, before the team severed ties in late November. Evidently, this...
Via Helmet2Helmet
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Nnamdi Asomugha and Kerry Washington having problems?

Nnamdi retired to be a house husband, so he is just going to have to chill while Kerry gets her work done. Don’t let you male ego mess up a good thing Nnamdi. Bossip reports that Nnamdi and Kerry who are still newlyweds have had a few blow ups because Nnamdi thinks she is too focused on work. “Nnamdi is complaining [Kerry] has time to promote her TV show, business ventures and...
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Nnamdi Asomugha will retire as an Oakland Raider Friday

The Oakland Raiders announced that former CB Nnamdi Asomugha will sign a one-day contract with the team and retire on Friday. It’s been really surprising to see how Asomugha’s career has gone since he departed for Philadelphia and a huge contract back in 2011. The Eagles paid gave him a five-year deal worth $60 million that included $25 million guaranteed, but he lasted just...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers plan to release Nnamdi Asomugha

Ian Rapoport reports that the 49ers are expected to release CB Nnamdi Asomugha Monday. Rapoport adds that CB Eric Wright is expected to be activated and take Asomugha’s roster spot. San Francisco is expected activate WR Mario Manningham as well, according to Rapoport . A report from a little over a week ago suggested that Asomugha was on the chopping block now that he...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Nnamdi Asomugha’s on the 49ers roster bubble

According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, the 49ers and defensive coordinator Vic Fangio are waiting to see if cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha can still cover.  If he can’t, he won’t make their roster. A 10-year veteran, Asomgugha struggled mightily with the Philadelphia Eagles the past two seasons upon signing a big-money deal. After getting released, the 49ers signed him to...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss
WEDDING BELLS

Asomugha marries Kerry Washington

Nnamdi Asomugha has not played particularly well the last few seasons, but he made a great catch here by marrying the gorgeous movie star. 

Via BlackSportsOnline
July 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Why Signing Nnamdi Asomugha Was The Right Move

Trent Baalke and Paraag Marathe are proving themselves to be master negotiators. The deal that they were able to get Nnamdi Asomugha to agree to is yet another example of their mastery. It has been reported that Asomugha will earn $1.35 million in base salary with a chance to earn an additional $1.65 million in incentives. Nnamdi chose the 49ers after contemplating whether he would...
Via 49ersNews
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss
CORNER THE MARKET

Nnamdi signs on with new team

After fizzling out in Philly, the former standout cornerback has reportedly agreed to terms on a deal with a Super Bowl contender. 

Via Minus Twenty-Two
April 02, 2013  |  3 Comments

Nnamdi Asomugha agrees to deal with San Francisco 49ers

Nnamdi Asomugha has decided to sign with the San Francisco 49ers after being cut by the Eagles (Credit: AP Photo) After a very disappointing 2012 season, the Philadelphia Eagles decided to part ways with former marquee free-agent signing Nnamdi Asomugha, making him an unrestricted free agent free to go anywhere Asomugha would like. It appears that search is now over, as Asomugha...
Via Down and Distance
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

How the Eagles got Nnamdi’d

Nnamdi Asomugha has been many things to the NFL. He’s been one of the best philanthropists, won the Walter Payton Man of the Year award in 2011 and has been voted to numerous Pro Bowls and All-Pro considerations. However, he Nnamdi’d the Philadelphia Eagles into signing him back in 2011. Nnamdi’d is a term I’m stealing from Asomugha’s appearance on the Comedy Central sketch...
Via The Penalty Flag
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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