NFL Free Agency Rumors: How the Fate of Nnamdi Asomugha Could Affect NFC North

July 17, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Vinnie Iyer of Sporting News writes that free agent cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha will choose among the following four teams: Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, and Philadelphia Eagles. 
Fans of the NFC North division's Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings certainly hope the talented corner chooses either the Texans or Eagles, as this guy is a difference maker.
The Lions are considered the longshot of the four because they have about $16 million to spend and it is speculated that it might take between $18-$20 million annually to sign the former Raider.
The defending champion Packers are already going to be tough to beat, Not only do they return the best QB in the division in Aaron Rodgers, but many of the injured players that missed parts or all of last season.
Adding Asomugha to their roster might just be the final straw that breaks the Bears backs.
It is not often that a player of his caliber hits free agency, especially someone who just ...

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