Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/20/14
Colin Kaepernick, a name that caught the entire league off guard once he was named starter at the midpoint of the 2012 season.  Kaepernick, a man that set records in the NCAA that will not be broken in our lifetime, and a man that found himself with the right piece to fully utilize the Pistol offense he dominated with while at Nevada University.  He’s filled with religious tattoos and they seem to feed him strength and endurance on game day. Moreover, he’s fast (4.4 forty) and has a cannon arm that can get 60+ on it, and his accuracy is equally deadly.  But how exactly does he stand to compete against his opponents in this article?  Both are Super Bowl Champions, and had their hand in prior 49ers dynasty teams.  Can this kid from Nevada University surpass the marks dangling over his head?  Can he become the next, IF NOT, the greatest QB this franchise has ever seen?  Well, let the match begin... In this corner we have Steve Young, who steps into the ring with one Super Bowl win; w...
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