Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 7/9/13

We should be able to close the book on hat-gate. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick caved to public pressure and put on a Niners hat. If you missed it last week, the Kaepernick received scorn from faithful San Fran fans when he was spotted wearing a Miami Dolphins hat. Kaepernick didn’t understand the big deal, and defended himself and his right to wear whatever he wanted, and that it didn’t make him any less loyal to the gold and red. Well, that was not enough to quiet his ridiculous critics, so here ya go, from his Instagram. Oh man, that hat is hideous. If anything, now the fans will get on him for picking what might just be the ugliest 49ers hat on the market. He’s just mocking those haters with this.

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