One Of The Few Bright Spots In Cincinnati
The Houston Texans have decided to pass on Nnamdi Asomugha, signing Bengals free agent cornerback Johnathan Joseph to a five-year deal, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Joseph’s contract is worth $48.5 million, with 23.5 million guaranteed, and a $12.5 million signing bonus, complimentary of John McClain from the Houston Chronicle.
In his five-year stint playing on Sundays, Joseph has accumulated 14 interceptions and three defensive touchdowns.
The South Carolina product was the 24th overall selection in the 2006 NFL draft.