Cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha signed a free-agent contract today with Philadelphia, the Eagles said in a news release, after also being courted by the New York Jets, Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers.
Jeffrey Lurie toured the offices of the Philadelphia Eagles for the first time as owner in 1994 and found the National Football League team sharing windowless space in Veterans Stadium with live rodents.
Three days in and all of the focus has been on what, or how much, the New York Jets should give training-camp holdout Darrelle Revis . Both sides are talking money, money, money. Guaranteed this, disappointed that.
Indianapolis Colts’ Peyton Manning signed a new contract said to match the salary of the National Football League’s highest-paid quarterback, while the terms of a new agreement between owners and players may have cost No. 1 draft pick Cam Newton several million dollars.
Darrelle Revis rejected the latest contract offers from the New York Jets, including one that would have made the All-Pro cornerback a “Jet for life,” general manager Mike Tannenbaum said yesterday after the National Football League team opened training camp.
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said he’s not optimistic about reaching an agreement with cornerback Darrelle Revis on a new contract before the start of the National Football League’s regular season.