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Don't go making any "Kaepernicking" T-shirts, as you could soon receive a cease and desist.
Colin Kaepernick has filed for a trademark on the term "Kaepernicking," which is his version of "Tebowing," according to ESPN. The San Francisco 49ers' quarterback celebrates touchdowns by lifting his right arm to his helmet, "kissing" his bicep.
Kaepernick registered for the trademark on Jan. 14 according to the report with intended use on clothing, namely T-shirts. The website Sportiqe.com already has an official "Kaepernicking" T-shirt. Proceeds for the shirt go to Camp Taylor, a charity for children with congenital heart defects. Kaepernick's adoptive parents have lost two children to heart defects.
Kaepernick's 49ers will be taking on the Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3. San Francisco beat the Atlanta Falcons last Sunday 28-24. Kaepernick took over for Alex Smith at quarterback in Week 10 after Smith had suffered a concussion. After a strong Week 11 game against the Bears on Monday Night Football, head coach Jim Harbaugh named Kaepernick the starter for the rest of the season.
It was just Kaepernick's second season in the NFL and he completed 62.4 percent of his passes for 1,814 yards and 10 touchdowns. He also rushed for 415 yards and five touchdowns during the regular season.
His playoff run to New Orleans was highlighted by his 181-yard rushing performance, an NFL record for a QB in any game, in a 45-31 win over Green Bay in the divisional round.
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has filed to trademark "Kaepernicking," which is kissing one's biceps in celebration.
Never underestimate the ingenuity, drive and entrepreneurial spirit of the American businessperson. Case in point: The enterprising owners of KaeperTat. Yep, any person who wants to be the coolest customer at the Super Bowl party they are attending can wow fellow party goers with temporary tattoos that mimic the real tattoos San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has inked...
With Super Bowl XLVII just a little more than a week away, the fever in the Bay Area surrounding San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is reaching pretty high temperatures. High enough to bake a cake, you ask? Why yes, yes it is.
One business in particular is using some flour, sugar, eggs, butter and other delicious ingredients and then mixing them all together to create...
Colin Kaepernick is taking the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl. On February 3rd they will face off against the Baltimore Ravens.
Aside from a bunch of commercials promoting Doritos, Pepsi and Go Daddy one thing that will garner a lot of attention is the tattoos on the arm of the second-year player Kaepernick.
A lot has been made about the ink on Kaepernicks arm but exactly...
Even if you not a San Francisco 49ers fan or care to see cute kids do adorable things, you'll have to like this video of a six-year-old rapping about her favorite player, Colin Kaepernick.
Little Sarah Redden from Dayton, Ohio just released her latest track (she's an old pro) "Kaepfornia Gold" and has already gotten over half-a-million views on YouTube.
Bettors are putting a lot of money on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in Super Bowl XLVII. In fact, it's a good bet that Kaepernick could wind up as the player with with the most money wagered on him in prop bets in Super Bowl history, according to an ESPN.com report. Jimmy Vaccaro of William Hill said the money is pouring in on Kaepernick, who took over...
'San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has burst onto the NFL scene to help lead his team to a berth in the Super Bowl. But that isn't the only thing he has been up to lately. On Jan. 14, he reportedly filed for a trade to his signature pose with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.The colorful Kaepernick has created an internet craze called "Kaepernicking...
It’s the biggest game of Colin Kaepernick’s career; the stadium is packed as every eye refuses to blink out of fear they may miss something.The attention of every man, woman, child and hovering seagull is focused squarely on his right arm for one pressure-packed throw.Kaepernick takes the ball, ***** his arm back and fires. The ball spins and the laces whistle against the air...
Colin Kaepernick took a page out of Ravishing Rick Rude’s playbook when he adapted the “kiss your own bicep” celebration (sorry Scott Steiner) and the internet dubbed the move “Kaepernicking”.
Not one to lose out on an opportunity to make lose out on some money, the young quarterback has taken the appropriate action to protect his ability to earn off his name.
The read option is the latest trend sweeping the NFL, thanks in large part to the success of quarterbacks like Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson, and RG III in the 2012 season. Whether the read option is simply a trend, or will become a staple of the league is yet to be known. But as we gear … Continue reading »
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis doesn't seem to feel any pressure in the playoffs.
In last week’s 28-24 win at Atlanta in the NFC Championship, Davis had five catches for 106 yards and one touchdown. He recorded his third career 100-yard game in the playoffs, tying Dallas Clark for the seco
San Francisco 49ers Linebacker Patrick Willis and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis may be friends off the field but they certainly will be enemies on the field come Sunday, Feb. 3 for Super Bowl XLVII.
Willis, who wears the same number as Lewis, No. 52, says the two first competed Click Link Below to Read More!
We are not Jim and John. Neither of us coach the Baltimore Ravens or the San Francisco 49ers.
We never played in the NFL. We live vicariously through players like Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers, Arian Foster and Adrian Peterson, Calvin Johnson and Andre Johnson, imagining every Sunday, placing ourselves in the cleats, pads and jerseys of the games greats, deriving an entire range...
Those who choose to hate on Super Bowl XLVII will surely point swiftly to the unsexy quarterback matchup. After years of being spoiled in the Super Bowl by guys like Brady, Manning, Manning, Brees, Rodgers and Roethlisberger, we're left with a matchup between Joe Flacco and Colin Kaepernick. Both are young and have superb skill sets, but neither is a household name to your average...
There is more on the line for the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII then just winning the Lombardi Trophy. A win over Baltimore would give the 49ers the chance to launch a new dynasty and enjoy successes similar to the 49ers teams of the 1980’s and 1990’s.I do think that San Francisco has the tools and ability to win Super Bowl XLVII and become a dominant force in the NFL...