Found August 22, 2013 on This Given Sunday:
ESPN analyst and former NFL quarterback Ron Jaworski made headlines this week when he suggested that third-year San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick -- who has only seven career regular-season starts to his name -- "could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever." That, of course, is a ridiculously lofty statement. Kaepernick had a fantastic season after taking over for Alex Smith, leading the Niners to the Super Bowl and emerging as an incredibly hard to stop dual threat. However, the sample size is small. Kaepernick might have top-tier speed and a rocket arm, but there's a reason why 35 men were drafted ahead of him in 2011.  Let's see how Kaepernick handles the fact that defenses will now be preparing for him. We've seen many quarterbacks dominate in short early-career spurts before being solved, so Jaworski is really going out on a limb.  On the bright side, Kaepernick's got a lot of support. Anquan Boldin joins a solid receiving...

Colin Kaepernick tells Jaws to pump the brakes on the high praise

Colin Kaepernick might be one of the smarter football players in the NFL.  After getting a huge praise from former NFL QB Ron Jaworski, Kaepernick was honored, but he basically said his job is not done. Wednesday Ron Jaworski said ”Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever,” on ESPN. “I love his skill set. […]

Jaws: Kaep can be one of the greats

ESPN NFL analyst and former QB Ron Jaworski thinks Colin Kaepernick can become one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time.

Jaws: “Colin Kaepernick can be the best QB arguably in the history of the NFL”

  ESPN’s Ron Jaworski made a very bold statement today by saying that he believes 49ers quarterback “Colin Kaepernick can be the best QB arguably in the history of the NFL.” The only reason I can see why made this statement is because he loves Kaepernick’s skill set and hasn’t seen anything like it.  I can’t imagine why else he would say anything else like this. We...

Colin Kaepernick flattered by Jaw’s comments

On Wednesday,  ESPN’s Ron Jaworski stated that he believes Colin Kaepernick has a chance to be the best quarterback ever in the NFL. Kaepernick appreciates Jaw’s comment, but he knows he has plenty of work to do. “I’m working,” he responded, via “To me, it’s a great honor he said that. I’m very flattered by it. But at the same time, I haven’t played a...

Kaepernick gets strong praise from Jaworski

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received high praise from ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski and managed to take it in stride. ''I truly believe Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever,'' Jaworski said Wednesday on ESPN. ''I love his skill set. I think the sky's the limit.'' Kaepernick was asked how he handles such lofty projections...

Colin Kaepernick Can ‘Arguably’ Be Best Quarterback in History of NFL, Says Ron Jaworski

Colin Kaepernick was certainly good in the seven regular season games and three playoff games he started, but it seems at least one NFL pundit is getting a little ahead of themselves. Ron Jaworski said “I believe Colin Kaepernick can be the best quarterback, arguably, in the history of the NFL,” as transcribed by Evan Silva of Rotoworld. That’s some high praise for a player...

Ron Jaworski: ‘Colin Kaepernick Could Be One Of The Greatest QBs Ever’

Ron Jaworski was a pretty decent NFL quarterback, and he likes to deem himself an elite evaluator of talent at the position. Jaworski has raised eyebrows before with his comments about quarterbacks, and really has the axle spinning with remarks he made about 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Jaworski while talking to the Associated Press, said that “Kaepernick cold be one of...

Ron Jaworski: Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever

There are two things that I’m beginning to notice about ESPN NFL Analyst Ron Jaworksi. He likes to make very strong statements about quarterbacks in the NFL. (See: Joe Flacco has the strongest arm in the NFL)  He likes to make very strong statements about quarterbacks in the NFL that cause most to roll their eyes. (Also see: Joe Flacco has the strongest arm in the NFL) Jaworski’s...

Kaepernick Gets Strong Praise from Jaworski

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received high praise from ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski and managed to take it in stride.

Russell Wilson or Colin Kaepernick? The ongoing debate

Which QB Will Be Remembered? “Heroes are remembered, but legends never die.” This is the classic quote from The Babe in the movie The Sandlot. It states that heroic acts can define a moment in time, but being a hero can define a person — making them legendary. The Seattle Seahawks‘ Russell Wilson and the 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick have fallen into one of the most unique situations...

Griffin III, Luck, Wilson, and Kaepernick: Who is The Best QB?

Robert Griffin III, Andrew Luck, Russell Wilson, and Colin Kaepernick are four young quarterbacks who took the NFL by storm last season.Griffin, Luck, and Wilson all won the starting job prior to Week 1 of their rookie season. Luck and Griffin were drafted No. 1 and No. 2 overall, respectively, in the 2012 NFL Draft. Meanwhile, Wilson was drafted in the 3rd round to compete with...

Vikings' counter to read-option scheme begins with Niners

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- NFL teams use this week's third preseason game as the dry run for the regular season by simulating a regular work week as much as possible, adding in film study and game planning and then playing starters many times into the third quarter. The Minnesota Vikings have shaped its week, in preparation for Sunday's preseason game at San Francisco, the same...

2013 San Francisco 49ers Preview

Trailing 28-6 after a kickoff return for a touchdown by Jacoby Jones, the San Francisco 49ers were in the midst of a blowout in Super Bowl XLVII. A game that hadn't seen a true blowout in 10 years when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers crushed the Oakland Raiders seemed destined for a similar outcome. But a mysterious power outage (which some say was caused by Beyonce's electrifying...
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