Found March 14, 2013 on Down and Distance:
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 has agreed to a deal with the San Francisco 49ers. NFL UPDATE – Former Oakland Raiders and Philadelphia Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha is expected to sign with the San Francisco 49ers today. — Rich Smith (@ALLsportsINTEL) March 14, 2013 Asomugha had a very atypical season, only garnering one interception, and being beaten for many more big plays than were expected of him when he signed a lucrative five year, 60 million dollar deal with the Eagles just two years ago to anchor their self-proclaimed “dream team.” One thing is undoubtedly clear, Asomugha has something to prove, and the 49ers are certainly hoping the one-time marquee corner back comes out with a chip on his shoulder in 2013. Asomugha was being courted by a number of teams but is now reportedly ready to help fortify an already stout 49ers defense. The post Nnamdi Asomugha agrees to deal with San Francisco 49ers appeared first on DOWN & DISTANCE.
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