5 Things to Know About Nnamdi Asomugha

Nnamdi Asomugha

He’s color-blind.

Those beautiful eyes are unfortunately affected by a form of colorblindedness called deuteranomaly. “It was determined when I was about 7 years old. It’s never really affected my play on the field — I can easily distinguish between light and dark colors. I only have trouble between similar colors — the light ones. They look the same to me. No problems on the field,” he told ESPN The Magazine in 2009.

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