Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 4/2/13
The 49ers have their man. Cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha and the defending NFC champs have agreed on a one-year deal, according to multiple reports. Asomugha, who was an Eagles' cap casualty and was released in March, had reportedly been deciding between the 49ers or a reunion with his former defensive coordinator, Rob Ryan, in New Orleans. The reported one-year deal is worth $1.35 million in base salary, but could balloon to $3 million with incentives. One of the most-coveted free agents two seasons ago, Asomugha bottomed out in Philadelphia and was never the shutdown corner he was in Oakland. The 49ers have been in the market to strengthen their secondary following disappointing performances in the playoffs, most notably the NFC Championship Game against the Falcons and Super Bowl XLVII against the Ravens.
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