Originally written on Minus Twenty-Two  |  Last updated 10/22/14
Colin Kaepernick’s tattoos have been the source of controversy from some crotchety old folks in the media. That’s been a well-publicized fact. But don’t think because of that Kaepernick is going to quell his enthusiasm for body art. Kap, possibly to cheer himself up after losing the Super Bowl and becoming the first 49ers quarterback ever to throw an interception in the big game, started the offseason by getting some fresh ink—a tribal design to cover his entire chest. Here’s the work in progress: And here’s the finished product. Kap’s face looks as if he either is in a lot of pain, is really tired from the whole process or realizes he just made a huge mistake. At this rate, Kaepernick might become the first NFL quarterback with full tattoo sleeves on both arms. And I can’t wait to watch the all uptight old farts with microphones and keyboards squirm. [photo via orlycukui, kaepernick7]
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