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Colin Kaepernick played with a chip bone on his foot last year

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick revealed that he played through a chipped bone on his forefoot and a ruptured capsule in the ball of his foot that he suffered in week two of last season. “It’s a non-factor,” Kaepernick told reporters. “It’s a year-old injury now.” “It was something that was always there,” Kaepernick told the Sacramento Bee. “Never spoke about...
Via Pro Football Zone
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Are any San Francisco 49ers either of the biggest heroes or goats from the past week?

Despite the fact that the games didn’t mean anything in the standings, and will be long forgotten in a week or two, the second week of the preseason provided plenty of highlights and lowlights. There were reasons to be excited, causes for concern and everything in between. What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see the “Heroes and Goats” from preseason...
Via cover32 - 49ers
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick says he played through injury last season

Remember when San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joked about having hangnails on his pinkie toes last season? It was one of the few times he got into the specifics of an injury that forced him to show up on the 49ers injury report for a couple weeks. In less-than-surprising news, Kaepernick wasn’t all too forthcoming when speaking to the media at that time. And now...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Are the San Francisco 49ers Stunting Colin Kaepernick’s Growth

When the San Francisco 49ers benched Alex Smith in favor of then wide-eyed second-year quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the 2012 season, skeptics concluded that the decision made little sense. Why bench a player that had led your team to the NFC Championship game the season prior, some said.  And I fell under that category. Kaepernick seemed far from being a starter-caliber quarterback...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
Via cover32 - 49ers
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick explains why he believes he gets criticized

Chris Simms of Bleacher report believes Colin Kaepernick gets criticized more than she should and he at down with the 49ers star quarterback and asked why he believes that’s that case. “Stereotypes, prejudice,” Kaepernick said. “Whatever you want to call it. I think between the tattoos, the way I dress, the way I talk. People don’t think it should go together with a franchise...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL QB rankings 1-32 are out: Where’s the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick?

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - 49ers
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick says stereotyping behind reasons he's criticized

Not to go all Mark Cuban on you, but this is a slippery slope when you are talking what is fair and unfair critiques of athletes. I think the one-thing Kaepernick does, is clarify that he believe criticism about his tattoos, the way he speaks and his attire in regard to his ability to lead a team are unfair in this video provided by Bleacher Report. Two things should be pointed...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick in line for breakout season

Colin Kaepernick is set to kick off his second full season as the starting quarterback in San Francisco and all signs point to a breakout campaign. It’s not hard to tell the 49ers feel the same way after handing him the most guaranteed money in NFL history this offseason. Kaep and the 49ers agreed on a six-year contract extension worth up to $126 million dollars with $61 million...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick shares some interesting secrets of dating life

Colin Kaepernick had to have been the most interesting man on the red carpet at the ESPYs pre-party in Hollywood Tuesday night. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who was rocking an enormous gold chain, answered a number of entertaining questions from gossip reporters. Kaepernick seemed uncomfortable when asked which female athlete he would like to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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