Originally written on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 11/13/14

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 has relegated to being the team’s No. 5 corner and has been a healthy scratch multiple times this season. Asomugha’s decline continues as he goes from being one of the best defensive backs in the league just a few years ago, to a liability as a player. At this point in his career, it’s hard to say if Asomugha would get another shot in the league after what was a horrible go of things in Philadelphia and then being marginalized in San Francisco. It’s worth noting that the Saints did show a lot of interest in him during the offseason, but they may not be in the market for a corner at this point in time. The post Report: 49ers Plan To Release CB Nnamdi Asomugha appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.

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