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Nnamdi Asomugha

Nnamdi Asomugha - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 210 lbs.
Birthday 07/06/1981
Birthplace Lafayette, LA
College California
Years played 11
Drafted 2003, 1st round, 31st pick by Raiders

Eagles release CB Asomugha

Posted March 12, 2013 @ 3:58 p.m. ET
The Eagles released CB Nnamdi Asomugha just minutes before the 2013 league year began on Tuesday. 

Asomugha's options: Redo deal or be cut

Posted Dec. 21, 2012 @ 11:44 a.m. ET
CB Nnamdi Asomugha could return next season, but not at the massive salary he's scheduled to make.

What Babin's release means for Eagles' future

Posted Nov. 29, 2012 @ 4:09 p.m. ET
The Eagles' release of DE Jason Babin is murky on some levels, crystal-clear on others. But either way you look at it, the move had major ramifications.

Key matchup: Eagles CBs vs. Cardinals WRs

Posted Sept. 18, 2012 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
In today’s “Key Matchup,” PFW’s Dan Arkush focuses on the Eagles' CBs vs. the Cardinals' WRs in the Week Three duel in the desert.

Eagles CB Asomugha being evaluated for concussion

Posted Aug. 13, 2012 @ 5:27 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha was involved in a collision during practice Monday and is being evaluated for a concussion.

Eagles' Asomugha, Avant see greener pastures ahead

Posted April 08, 2012 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
Eagles teammates Nnamdi Asomugha and Jason Avant took time out from a service project to talk about their excitement for next season.

Eagles RB McCoy, CB Asomugha both active

Posted Dec. 01, 2011 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
Eagles RB LeSean McCoy is active for Thursday night's game against the Eagles. McCoy was questionable with a toe injury.

Vick, Maclin out for Thursday night's game

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 1:17 p.m. ET
Eagles QB Michael Vick and WR Jeremy Maclin have been ruled out of Thursday night's game with the Seahawks, the team announced Wednesday.

Report: Asomugha has hyperextended knee

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 1:44 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha's has a hyperextended knee, quelling fears that he suffered a more serious injury during Thursday's practice, according to Reuben Frank of CSNPhilly.com.

Eagles CB Asomugha carted off in practice

Posted Nov. 24, 2011 @ 12:37 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha had to leave practice early on Thursday after suffering an injury.

Eagles' pass coverage needs re-evaluation

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 4:41 p.m. ET
The Eagles' defensive approach to pass coverage has raised some eyebrows, but the execution hasn't been very sound, either.

Bears-Eagles matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Nov. 04, 2011 @ 4:34 p.m. ET
We could see high-risk, high-reward football being played on both sides when the Bears try to throw on Monday night.

Manning, Coughlin have their say against Eagles

Posted Sept. 26, 2011 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Giants QB Eli Manning and head coach Tom Coughlin are easy targets, but their stellar execution against the Eagles shows just how valuable they are.

Eagles re-sign CB Hanson

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 11:16 a.m. ET
The Eagles appear perfectly fine with a surplus of cornerbacks, re-signing Joselio Hanson to a two-year deal.

Nnamdi changes Eagles' defensive landscape

Posted July 29, 2011 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
Adding CB Nnamdi Asomugha changes everything for the Eagles' defense.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted April 02, 2013
Asomugha has reached agreement on a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers that could pay him as much as $3 million this year.||||||| The former All-Pro was released by the Philadelphia Eagles on March 12 after two disappointing seasons - and now he is ready to help the 49ers return to the Super Bowl and win after losing 34-31 to the Ravens on Feb. 3 in New Orleans.
Posted March 12, 2013
The Philadelphia Eagles have released Asomugha, just two years after he was the NFL's most sought-after free agent.||||||| The Eagles announced the move in a statement Tuesday. General manager Howie Roseman says he and new coach Chip Kelly spoke to Asomugha and "he took the news with a lot of class." Roseman says the Eagles talked to Asomugha's agents at the NFL combine in Indianapolis last month about the cornerback's future with the team. "In the end," Roseman says, "Coach and I both felt we needed to move in a different direction at the cornerback position for 2013 and beyond."
Posted Aug. 14, 2012
Asomugha has whiplash-type symptoms, according to coach Andy Reid, but no concussion after a mid-air collision on Monday.||||||| Asomugha skipped Philadelphia's Tuesday walkthrough after the collision with safety Nate Allen left him motionless on the turf for several minutes. A day later, he had a laceration on his lip and a sore neck. But no concussion. "He's been tested," Reid said. "Everything's OK there. He wasn't knocked out. That's not what happened when he was hit. He was completely conscious the whole time."
Posted Aug. 13, 2012
Asomugha was evaluated for a concussion after colliding with teammate Nate Allen during a training-camp session Monday.||||||| Asomugha, signed as a free agent last year after spending his first eight seasons with Oakland, was also left with a lacerated lip and sore neck as a result of the mid-air collision, which occurred on a pass play during a seven-on-seven period. Asomugha remained face-down and motionless as team trainers came to his aid and several teammates knelt around him.
Posted Dec. 01, 2011
Asomugha sustained a neck injury and is being examined for a head injury after hitting his head on the turf against the Seattle Seahawks.||||||| Asomugha was hurt in the second quarter Thursday night on a pass intended for Seattle receiver Mike Williams. Asomugha was motionless on the field for a few moments before getting up and walking off under his own power. The team said he was questionable to return.

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