Before he was released by the Washington Redskins, safety Oshiomogho Atogwe was scheduled to earn $4 million in total compensation in 2012, the second season of a five-year, $26 million contract he had signed prior to the 2011 lockout. However, the contract he signed with the Philadelphia Eagles offered much less, which could be an indication of a reduced role for the seven-year veteran in Philly.
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According to a source with knowledge of Atogwe's contract details, the veteran received nothing up front to sign with the team. Atogwe is scheduled to earn the league minimum base salary of $825,000, of which $100,000 is fully guaranteed.
Atogwe can also earn up to $100,000 in per game roster bonuses ($6,250 per game) and $225,000 in undisclosed incentives. Overall, the deal is worth a maximum of $1.15 million, which is considerably less than what he was scheduled to receive from the Redskins.