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Colin Kaepernick cleared by doctors following shoulder surgery

Now that “heck of a competition” at quarterback can truly begin. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been fully cleared to participate in practice after offseason shoulder surgery. Kaepernick flew to Vail, Colo., yesterday to meet with Dr. Peter Millett, who performed the surgery. There, he went through…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 days ago

Former 49ers OL: Gabbert will likely start over Kaepernick

All signs point to Blaine Gabbert winning the starting quarterback job for the San Francisco 49ers this summer over Colin Kaepernick, and someone who might know more about the situation than the average person believes that will be the case. Offensive lineman Alex Boone, who spent the first six seasons of his career with the Niners before signing with the Minnesota Vikings, recently...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs wanted Eric Berry to pay a disability policy in contract

Some very interesting information came out on Friday in regards to relations between Eric Berry and the Kansas City Chiefs. Mike Garofolo of NFL Network is reporting the Chiefs wanted Berry to pay for a disability policy in a long-term contract. During talks w Eric Berry, Chiefs proposed he pay for a disability policy that named the club as beneficiary, sources say. Later...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick weighs in on Alton Sterling controversy

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sees the killing of Alton Sterling, who was shot dead by police on Tuesday night, as a modern extension of lynching. Posting a video of the exchange between the police and Sterling, Kaepernick called out the men who took Sterling down to the ground, pinned him and then shot him dead. “This is what lynchings look like in 2016...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Colin Kaepernick’s new contacts help with accuracy?

Maybe impaired vision was all that was to blame for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s struggles with accuracy last season. According to a report by Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee, Kaepernick got contacts to improve his short-distance vision. He will also wear a tinted visor if it is medically approved by the NFL. “For me, it was something I need to protect...
Via Sportsnaut
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick expected to throw during 49ers minicamp

Colin Kaepernick is still not cleared for team sessions, but for the first time this offseason he will throw during the San Francisco 49ers’ minicamp this week. “Coach Chip Kelly said Kaepernick will participate in individual, offensive drills, meaning he’s expected to throw, which he hasn’t done since the offseason program began in April,” writes Cam Inman of the San...
Via Sportsnaut
June 07, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers GM: Kaepernick could be traded during draft week

Colin Kaepernick could still be traded before or during the NFL Draft, according to San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke. Baalke told ESPN’s Bob Holtzman on Wednesday that all potential trades for Kaepernick are not dead. 49ers' GM Trent Baalke told @BobHoltzmanESPN that it's possible Colin Kaepernick could be traded this week. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Warren Moon hopes Kaepernick doesn’t blow it with Broncos

Reports surfacing Monday indicated that Colin Kaepernick is refusing to take a pay cut that would effectuate his trade from the San Francisco 49ers to the Denver Broncos. While the veracity of those reports have been called into question with indications that trade discussions between the teams are still on, Hall of Famer Warren Moon has stated he’s worried that Kaepernick is...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Broncos reportedly want Kaepernick to take huge pay cut

If Colin Kaepernick wants to play for the Denver Broncos in 2016, he will have to agree to earn about half as much as he would if he remained with the San Francisco 49ers. Jason Cole of Bleacher Report is reporting that the Broncos have asked Kaepernick to lower his salary to roughly $7 million for next season. Source indicated that #Broncos have asked QB Colin Kaepernick to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Broncos waiting on Colin Kaepernick?

With Brock Osweiler having signed with the Texans and Robert Griffin III reaching a deal with the Browns, the inventory on the veteran quarterback market is dwindling. The most experienced quarterback on the Broncos’ roster is now Mark Sanchez, so what are the defending champs planning to do? Mike Klis of KUSA speculates that Denver is still waiting on Colin Kaepernick. While...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

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