PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Again in 2013, 94WIP’s Hollis Thomas broke a narrative that went viral: Eagles cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha was consuming lunch in his automotive, alone.
Now, Asomugha — largely considered one of many largest free-agent busts in Philadelphia sports activities historical past — is an actor. And in a narrative with BleacherReport.com’s Joon Lee, the ex-Eagles nook tackle the consuming-lunch-in-his-automotive story.
“It was fascinating that that got here out as a result of guys would go house, guys would eat of their automotive,” he informed BleacherReport.com. “It’s not an irregular factor on any staff. We’d eat within the coaching room. We’d eat within the locker room. We’d eat in all types of locations.”
One other Eagles bust and disliked former participant among the many fanbase, Jason Babin, defended Asomugha within the story.
“I do not know the place that info got here from, however it appeared written to border his strategy and his actions as a separatist or making an attempt to place himself away from everybody else,” Babin stated. “We within the locker room all knew the truth of it.”
Asomugha, 36, is now making an attempt his hand in appearing, and he’s doing fairly properly. Asomugha landed a task as Carl King within the new movie Crown Heights, written and directed by Matt Ruskin. It’s Asomugha’s function movie debut, which opens on August 18th at choose theaters.