I've been keeping an eye on Twitter and Cincinnati Bengals forums to see what people's views on this topic were and from what I can see, it's about 51% to 49% in favor of picking up Nnamdi Asomugha and although the Bengals are in need of some additional help at cornerback, I'm going to have to side with the 49% on this one.
It's true to say that Asomugha was once one of the best, if not the best shutdown cornerbacks in the NFL. As he went from strength to strength, from being drafted by the Oakland Raiders 2003 until the end of his time with them in 2010, he managed to put up some pretty incredible numbers and give create a name for himself as one of those players you just don't throw near.
59 passes defended, 11 interceptions and 233 total tackles during his six seasons as a starter (2005 through 2010) earned him three pro bowls, four all pro titles and an enormous five year contract from the Philadelphia Eagles worth $60 million dollars.
Unfortunately, Asomugha was never able t...