Found July 29, 2013 on Players View:

The San Francisco 49ers lead story out of training camp may be their wide receiver solutions, but don’t count their QB Colin Kaepernick out just yet.

Kaepernick is a notorious workout fanatic and took his running game up to the next level while in Atlanta this off-season.

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