Originally written on Minus Twenty-Two  |  Last updated 11/19/14
After a dismal 11-for-22, 91-yard, one-interception passing display in the Niners’ loss Sunday to the upstart Panthers, Colin Kaepernick was the subject of some sharp criticism from ESPN talking head and former NFL quarterback guy Trent Dilfer, who said Kaepernick becomes a “remedial” quarterback whenever his first passing option isn’t open. Um, we don’t think Dilfer used “remedial” correctly, but his point is not lost—Kaepernick struggles as a passer when he needs to make his progressions reading the defense. On Wednesday Kaepernick, breaking traditional, the-more-words-I-say-the-more-puppies-God-kills form, disputed Dilfer’s assessment. From CSNBA: “I think you should ask him if he knows what my progression is first before he says that,” Kaepernick said. [...] “I didn’t hear what he had to say, but he’s not in the building with us so what he’s saying really doesn’t affect me at all,” Kaepernick said of Dilfer. “I’m worried about what this team thinks and what I’m doin
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