Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/20/13
Jon Baldwin watched from the other sideline Friday night as Colin Kaepernick zipped warm-up passes to his wide receivers, then Baldwin marveled with a couple of Kansas City teammates about the do-everything 49ers quarterback. Fast forward four days and, by lunchtime Tuesday, Baldwin had already caught 15 balls from Kaepernick while playing for his new team. San Francisco acquired Baldwin from the Chiefs on Monday for fellow underachieving former first-round draft pick and wideout A.J. Jenkins. ''It's kind of funny because before the game I was watching him in warm-ups and I was saying, `He throws a pretty good ball,''' Baldwin said of Kaepernick. ''And I was talking to some of the other receivers about it on our team - I mean when I was in Kansas City - and they were saying, `Yeah, he did throw a pretty good ball.' And two or three days later, I'm here. It's kind of funny how things work out. It's a blessing in disguise and I'm looking forward to this great opportunity to be here....
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