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Nnamdi Asomugha

Biography

Ex – Oakland Raiders cornerback, who was simply signed with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011, after that joined the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA 49ers. He retired with 407 profession tackles and 15 interceptions. He spent his amount of time in university at Cal playing free of charge safety rather than part. He was regarded as one of the better cornerbacks in the NFL, but his initial period in Philadelphia was an enormous disappointment. He started providing meals, shelter, medication, and other needs towards the folks of Nigeria along with his family. He wedded celebrity Kerry Washington in 2013. He and Kerry possess a daughter called Isabelle and a boy called Caleb. He and Deion Sanders both excelled as NFL cornerbacks.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth July 6, 1981
Place Of Birth Lafayette, LA
Weight 95 kg
Profession Football Player
Education University of California, Berkeley
Nationality American
Spouse Kerry Washington
Children Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha, Caleb Kelechi Asomugha
Parents Lilian Asomugha, Godfrey Asomugha
Siblings Chijioke Asomugha, Chisaraokwu Asomugha
Nominations Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
Movies Crown Heights, Hello, My Name Is Doris, Fire with Fire
Star Sign Cancer

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1Nnamdi appeared on the cover of the Aug. 8, 2011 issue of Sports Illustrated after signing a 5-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles.
2In 2007 Nnamdi formed ACTS (Asomugha College Tour for Scholars) a college mentoring program, through which he annually takes a group of high-achieving high school students from under-served communities in Los Angeles, The Bay Area, and Philadelphia, on an all-expenses paid trip to a city where they visit local colleges and universities. The Tour has visited New York, Boston, Washington DC, Atlanta, New Orleans, and Chicago.
3In June 2010, Asomugha was the first athlete presented with the Jefferson Award for Public Service, which honors volunteerism in America and is considered the Nobel Prize for community service.
4In 2010, Asomugha was presented with the 44th annual Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year, the NFL Players Association's (NFLPA) highest honor.
5Nnamdi introduced President Barack Obama at a fundraiser in Oakland during his 2012 Presidential Election Campaign.
6Since 2009, Nnamdi has been invited by former President Bill Clinton to speak annually at the Clinton Global Initiative University, to engage youth around commitment to education and community service.
7Nnamdi is the national ambassador for the NFL and United Way partnership, and is the head of the United Way's TEAM NFL, a task force comprised of one representative from each NFL team whose purpose is to recruit volunteer readers, mentors and tutors to help combat the High School dropout rate.
8Asomugha distributes backpacks to the incoming freshmen each year at Narbonne High School in Los Angeles. He also outfits the football and basketball team with shoes, a mandate he wrote into an endorsement contract he signed with Nike.
9During the Philadelphia Eagles 2012 Season Nnamdi co-hosted ABC 6's post-game show, Eagles Football Frenzy.
10Cornerback selected 31st overall by the Oakland Raiders in the 2003 NFL Draft out of California.
11Name pronounced Nahm-Dee Aso-MU-Wah. Descended from Nigeria's Igbo tribe.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Crown Heights2017Carl King
Hello, My Name Is Doris2015Shaka
Double Negative2013ShortAhmed
Kroll Show2013TV SeriesNnamdi Asomugha
Internet Cops with Nnamdi Asomugha2012ShortDetective Nnamdi Asomugha
Fire with Fire2012/IISherrod
Cubed2011TV SeriesFree Agent Nnamdi Asomugha
Leverage2010TV SeriesWalle
Friday Night Lights2009TV SeriesKen Shaw
The Game2008TV SeriesParty Guest with Wife

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Harriet2017executive producer announced
Halfway2017executive producer
Crown Heights2017producer
Waiting for Hassana2017Documentary short executive producer
Beasts of No Nation2015executive producer
Double Negative2013Short producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Double Negative2013Short story

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Patti Cake$2017special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Buick Human Highlight Reel2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Mike & Mike2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
NFL Monday Night Football2009TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Cornerback
Heroes Among Us: The 2009 Hero Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The Best Damn Sports Show Period2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host / Himself
ESPN First Take2009TV SeriesHimself
NFL Total Access2007-2009TV SeriesGuest / Himself
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself
The NFL on CBS2008TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Cornerback
ESPN's Sunday Night Football2005TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Cornerback

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2011TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Cornerback

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