Found July 09, 2013 on Football Extra Points:
Sure, I love giant robots fighting giant monsters as much as the next guy. And it seems that “Pacific Rim”, a new movie that essentially contains zero plot points other than “giant robots fighting giant monsters are cool and expensive,” has that in spades.  You have to wonder, though, how the pitch went.  Perhaps it went something like this:  “I got this great idea for a new movie.  Let’s say giant monsters were coming up from the ocean, because, heck, we could tell people that Tom Cruise came from the ocean they’d have no way to dispute that because 90% of Americans have no idea what’s actually in an ocean other thanNemo from “Finding Nemo”.  Then let’s say that these monsters wreck a bunch of cities, because if I were a giant monster coming out of the ocean, the first thing I’d want to do is gorandomly break stuff.  And then let’s say humans make giant robots that they control with their minds (because using a steering wheel and pedals are tot

Kaepernick appeases 49ers fans with team hat

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...

Kaepernick wears 49ers cap: ‘just swag it ain’t never hurt nobody’

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick appeased his critics by posting a picture on his Instagram account of him wearing a 49ers hat on Monday. Kaepernick was pictured wearing a Miami Dolphins cap on the 

Colin Kaepernick show 49ers fans he has clothes they’ll approve of (Photo)

After taking some heat from 49ers fans for wearing a Dolphins hat, quarterback Colin Kaepernick thought he would show his support for the 49ers with his outfit today.  He posted the above photo on Instagram.  He wrote the following next the photo: It’s just swag it ain’t never hurt nobody! #GoldenStateofMind   H/T Larry Brown Sports Need NFL Tickets? The post Colin Kaepernick...

Colin Kaepernick ripped by Herm Edwards, Ron Jaworski for wearing Dolphins hat

Over this past weekend, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was blasted by fans for wearing a Dolphins hat. Kaepernick then swiftly shot back on Instagram by making it clear that he doesn’t care what people think. According to, both Ron Jaworski and Herm Edwards ripped Kaepernick on ESPN for wearing the hat. “You’re the face of the football team, you’re...

Niners sign first-round pick Reid

The San Francisco 49ers have signed first-round pick Eric Reid to a four-year contract. With Tuesday's announcement, San Francisco has all 11 of its draft picks signed. The former LSU safety had actually tweeted a photo from Instagram of him signing a contract last week. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 49ers drafted Reid 18th overall in April. In 39 games...

Kaepernick makes up with Niners fans

Colin Kaepernick is back in red and gold. The San Francisco signal caller drew ire from 49ers fans and football analysts alike for donning a Miami Dolphins hat on the Fourth of July. Kaepernick, who hails from Milwaukee, Wis., and Turlock, Calif., defended himself on Instagram with the caption, "This the hat y'all mad at?" This the hat y'all mad at? I'm goin...

49ers Training Camp Position Battle: OLB

The 49ers were able to take their defense to an elite level after drafting Aldon Smith in 2011. Entering his third season, San Francisco hopes Smith can back up his 19.5-sack 2012 this season by adding depth around him. In a free preview of premium content, we break down the team's outside linebackers, where seven players are likely competing for four roster spots.

Ron Jaworski, Herm Edwards rip Colin Kaepernick over hat

The controversy surrounding the decision by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to wear a Miami Dolphins hat continued on Monday as a pair of ESPN analysts voiced their opinions on air.Ron Jaworski and Herm Edwards unleashed some relatively harsh criticism on Kaepernick for donning a hat of a rival franchise. In short, both Edwards and Jaworski labeled the gesture...

Colin Kaeper-woah! 49ers QB Bares All

This Chick is by no means a 49ers fan. Not by any stretch. Kinda hate em in fact. But this Chick is also a red-blooded American woman with eyeballs. And therefore, I can’t help but drool over show my overwhelming appreciation for the latest ESPN Body Issue featuring San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in all his tatted up glory. If that doesn’t warrant a “taunting”...

San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick Sporting the Right Colors This Time

This just goes to show you how slow the NFL news day is. Not only has San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick been in the news for wearing a Miami Dolphins hat, he's been in the news defending his choice to wear it, and as soon as the mass media gets a hold of this picture he posted to his Instagram account it will likely be all over the World Wide Web as well. ...

Colin Kaepernick appeases 49ers fans with team hat

After taking some serious flack for wearing a Miami Dolphins hat on the 4th of July, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick appeased 49ers fans by showing off a team hat on his Instagram page.  Maybe 49ers fans will cut him a break now. [@Kaepernick7]  

Colin Kaepernick makes up to Bay Area fans with 49ers hat

A few days after upsetting San Francisco 49ers fans by wearing a Miami Dolphins hat at a 4th of July party, Colin Kaepernick seemingly made amends. Kaepernick tweeted that he was a in a “Golden State of Mind” and shared a picture of himself wearing a 49ers hat and red tank top that says “the [...]
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