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When he was brought in a couple seasons ago he was the lynch
pin for the future; the key to turning a good defense great. Now it looks like
the Philadelphia Eagles are ready to say good-bye to cornerback Nnamdi
He has struggled with the Eagles, and appeared to have
trouble grasping the defensive system. Rumor had it that he was going to be cut
on Wednesday, but that does not appear to be the case. There are still rumors
that he may be let go before the start of free agency on March 12...(for full post follow link above to PlayerPress.com!)
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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...
Howard Eskin of NBC Philly reported that the Eagle will be releasing cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha today.
Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer has come out and shot down his report saying that the Eagles won’t be releasing Asomugha “today.”
I believe the key word is “today.” It’s almost certain they’ll be moving on from Asomugha soon, since his cap number foer 2013...
Just a few years ago, Oakland Raiders CB Nnamdi Asomugha hit the free-agency-market frenzy and caused madness. The top free agent of that offseason, Nnamdi caused headaches for head coaches everywhere, worried that he may end up on a division rival's squad. Patriots fans everywhere felt their hearts drop when there were reports that the star DB was planning on joining Darrelle...
NewsTags: Nnamdi AsomughaPhiladelphia EaglesAt some point today, we may have an answer about Nnamdi Asomugha’s future with the Eagles. And then again, we may not.
According to Profootballtalk.com, Howard Eskin reported this morning that the Eagles are expected to release Asomugha at some point today, however just minutes later Jeff McLane reported...
It seems like just yesterday that teams from all over the NFL were stuck in a bidding war for Nnamdi Asomugha. The Eagles eventually won the cornerback’s rights, which led to Vince Young dubbing Philadelphia the “Dream Team.”
The “Dream Team” moniker didn’t last with the Eagles, and neither did Asomugha. The team will release the 31-year-old corner on Wednesday, according...
SecondaryTags: Nmandi AsomughaPhiladelphia EaglesFirst there was a report and tweet by Howard Eskin of 94WIP and FOX29 earlier today that the Birds were going to release cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha today. Then there was a tweet by Philly.com’s Jeff McLane that the Eagles weren’t going to release Asomugha today.
Now Eskin is admitting...
He will a $4 million parting gift on his way out of the door. The question begs what went wrong in Philly. Was Nnamdi just vastly overrated or was he just a bit fit with the team.
We will see with his next team.
The good news for Nnamdi is now he doesn’t have to eat his lunch in the car anymore.
I’m told #eagles will release CB Nnamdi Asomugha 2day after 2 yrs w team. He was...
Howard Eskin has been informed that the Philadelphia Eagles will release CB Nnamdi Asomugha at some point today.
The post Report: Eagles Will Release CB Nnamdi Asomugha appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
Eagles cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha, who had been asked to rework his contract, is expected to be released on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:Asomugha never did solidify the Eagles secondary as the team thought he would when the signed him away from Oakland. In two seasons with Philadelphia (32 games), Asomugha totaled four interceptions, zero forced fumbles and 94 tackles,
Tweet Apparently the “Dream Team” the Philadelphia Eagles assembled a couple seasons ago didn’t quite live up to it’s lofty billing. Per a report from Fox Sports’ Howard Eskin the Eagles will be releasing high-paid cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha today after just two seasosns: I’m told #eagles will release CB Nnamdi Asomugha 2day after 2 yrs [...]
Someone isn’t telling the truth.
First report this morning were saying Nnamdi was gone, but now there is a lot of conflicting information.
Source tells me Eagles are NOT planning to release Nnamdi today. So, there’s that. #PrematureNnamdilation
— mike freeman (@realfreemancbs) March 6, 2013
Will the Philadelphia Eagles release or trade cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha over the course of the next few days? Asomugha, who is scheduled to earn a base salary in 2013 of $15 million, could potentially be free agent competition for Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Keenan Lewis if he winds up being released.
The 31 year-old Asomugha was a three-time Pro Bowler with the Oakland Raiders...