Found September 23, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick struggled mightily in the 49ers’ 27-7 loss to the Indianapolis Colts Sunday at Candlestick Park. With tight end Vernon Davis shelved due to a left hamstring strain, the 6-foot-5, 230 pound Kaepernick completed just 13 of 27 pass attempts for 150 yards with no touchdowns and one interception against Indianapolis. “I’m frustrated with myself,” said Kaepernick, 25, who ESPN’s Ron Jaworski boldly stated in the summer could mature into one of the “greatest quarterbacks ever.” Already trailing the Seattle Seahawks (3-0) by two games in the NFC West, Kaepernick has only thrown three scores, against four picks, … Continue reading →

Colin Kaepernick using Twitter hate as motivation

The San Francisco 49ers likely did not expect to be sitting at 1-2 after three weeks and definitely did not foresee second-year quarterback Colin Kaepernick struggling as much as he has through three games. In a win over the Green Bay Packers in Week 1 and in consecutive losses to the Seattle Seahawks and Indianapolis […]The post Colin Kaepernick has started favoriting comments...

Kaepernick’s struggles will not get any better this week against Rams

Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers are on a losing streak, and it might not get any better this Thursday in Saint Louis. Over the past two weeks Colin Kaepernick has only thrown for 277 yards for a lousy 47 percent.  Kaepernick has also thrown 4 interceptions, and 0 touchdowns. While you might expect […]

San Francisco 49ers: What’s wrong with the Niners?

This is not what is supposed to be happening.  At 1-2 and after suffering back to back beatdowns including a 27-7 loss at home againts the Colts, the powerhouse once thought to be the San Francisco 49ers seem to be at a loss in terms of explaining the sudden turn of events. After an impressive season debut, Colin Kaepernick has coming crashing down.   Most people shurgged off...

Colin Kaepernick Receiving Plenty of Harsh Comments on Twitter, Favorites Hate-Tweets for Motivation (Photo)

Forget about what the media’s saying, Colin Kaepernick‘s harshest critiques are coming in at 140 characters or less. After throwing for a career-high 412 yards against Green Bay in Week 1, Kap has stumbled along to two consecutive losses, combining for only 277 yards in the disappointing outings. The rough patch is uncharted territory for the second-year signal caller, but he’s...

Colin Kaepernick favorites the tweets of haters (Photo)

After a great week one performance against the Packers, 49ers quarterback Colin kaepernick has looked like a rookie over the past couple of weeks. As you can see from the photo below, it looks like Kaepernick is favoriting the tweets from people that are hating on him as an added motivation.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Colin Kaepernick favorites...

49ers Colin Kaepernicks Sees You, Haters. “Favorites” Negative Tweets for Motivation

  Colin Kaepernick has had a rough start to the 2013 NFL season.  After looking great in Week 1 vs the Packers, the 49ers have fallen to 1-2 after losses to a very solid Seattle Seahawks team and an up-and-coming Indianapolis Colts team.  Fantasy managers and general haters alike have been letting Colin Kaepernick hear it on twitter for the past two weeks, and he’s noticed....

Colin Kaepernick Off Target vs. Colts

San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick only completed 13-of-27 for 150 yards with a pick and a lost fumble Sunday against the Colts.Fantasy Spin:We could excuse Kaepernick's subpar effort last week at Seattle when the Seahawks fans set a new world record for loudest crowd, but this game was at home against a defense that let Terrelle Pryor and Ryan Tannehill post strong numbers...

Colin Kaepernick favoriting hateful tweets from 49ers fans

In Week 1 Colin Kaepernick set the world on fire with his passing against the Packers throwing for 421 yards (13 times to Anquan Boldin!) and basically convincing everyone he's the greatest quarterback in NFL history. The last two weeks? Yeah not so much. Kap's struggled mightily which is what happens when you have no weapons. No one's running for the hills because Kap...

Is Colin Kaepernick Beginning to Crack?

It’s been a whirlwind 12 months for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick took over the starting job after Alex Smith suffered a concussion against the St. Louis Rams last November. He went on to take the Niners to the Super Bowl, becoming the biggest Bay Area football figure since a couple of guys named Montana and Young took snaps there. Now, as Kaepernick...

2013 NFL Scouting: What's Going Wrong in San Francisco?

Take a peek at any major NFL media source over the past couple of days and you'll find no shortage of people pressing the panic button due to the state of the San Francisco 49ers, and more specifically Colin Kaepernick. The quarterback has looked nothing like the sensation we saw last season. Should all the blame rest on Kaepernick's shoulders, or is there a bigger problem...

The With Leather Fantasy Football Support Group Week 3: What The Crap Bomb, Kaepernick?

I believe they’re looking at blank paper.I had a good feeling that the San Francisco 49ers would struggle a little bit in the early weeks of this NFL season, what with Michael Crabtree and Mario Manningham both not expected to play until at least Week 7. But I thought that Colin Kaepernick would be able to get by with his own two feet, Vernon Davis and Anquan Boldin, and especially...

Luck tops Kaepernick, Colts beat 49ers

Jim Harbaugh's former quarterback outplayed his current one, hands down. Andrew Luck threw for 164 yards and ran for a 6-yard touchdown while facing college coach Jim Harbaugh for the first time, and the Indianapolis Colts defeated the San Francisco 49ers 27-7 on Sunday. Trent Richardson scored a 1-yard touchdown on his first carry in his Colts debut after being acquired on...

Aldon Smith says he’s sorry and it ‘won’t happen again’

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith apologized for his Friday morning arrest after the team’s 27-7 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. “First off, I wanted to apologize to the team, the organization, my family, everybody that I let down.” Smith

Luck outshines Kaepernick in Colts' upset of 49ers

Trent Richardson practiced all of twice with his new team before helping lead Indianapolis to what Colts coach Chuck Pagano already considers a signature win. Richardson and Ahmad Bradshaw gave Andrew Luck quite the 1-2 punch in the running game, each rushing for a 1-yard touchdown for the Colts in an emphatic 27-7 victory on the San Francisco 49ers' home field Sunday. '...

Keep Football Weird: Unexpected Oddities from the NFL

Another week has come and gone, leaving behind a trail of oddly shaped breadcrumbs that I will try and sort through. If, for some reason, you don’t think that my observations are altogether strange, let it be known that I tend to be a little more curious than most. In the words of Michael Scott, “I’m not superstitious, but I am…a little stitious.” Since I lack the creativity...
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