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Jim Harbaugh lauds Colin Kaepernick in Time’s ‘The 100 Most Influential People’

Time magazine featured Colin Kaepernick in its “The Most 100 Influential People,” and Jim Harbaugh penned the passage highlighting why he earned that spot.Harbaugh and Kaepernick were tied at the hip during their tenures with the San Francisco 49ers. The coach was the main reason the 49ers drafted the former Nevada star, and he helped craft Kaepernick into one of the NFL’s...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos LB Marshall calls for NFL team to sign Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick still has not been signed by an NFL team this offseason, and one fellow player who joined the quarterback with his national anthem protest last year believes Kaepernick is being blatantly blackballed.On Thursday, Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall urged a team to step up and sign Kaepernick, who Marshall feels is better than every other free agent QB that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Shanahan explains why Kaepernick is not a fit for teams

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan believes he has an idea about why Colin Kaepernick remains a free agent, and it has nothing to do with the quarterback’s controversial political stances.On Monday, Shanahan spoke about the upcoming draft and how it is more important to consider a team’s scheme when searching for quarterbacks than other players.“If you bring in a...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Teams concerned about Kaepernick's vegan diet

Colin Kaepernick remains a free agent, and there are more than a few people who think that has a lot to do with the quarterback’s decision to protest the national anthem last season. But could some teams be concerned about what Kaepernick is — or is not — putting into his body?Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports that there are some concerns about Kaepernick’s vegan...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kaepernick not making high salary demands

Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed, and whether that has more to do with his football ability or political stances has been a popular topic of conversation in recent weeks. There have been rumblings that Kaepernick is seeking too much money, but one report claims that is hardly the case.A source told Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk that a report from Monday claiming Kaepernick...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Will any NFL team take a shot on Colin Kaepernick?

It’s hard to imagine that just four years ago, Colin Kaepernick was one of the two starting quarterbacks playing in the Super Bowl. Not only that, but the 49ers were five yards away from possibly winning the game, and probably would have had Kap thrown a better pass to a fade to Michael Crabtree on fourth-and-goal with under two minutes remaining.But it’s been all downhill since...
Via The Sports Daily
March 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh goes to bat for Colin Kaepernick

Jim Harbaugh knows a thing or two about embattled quarterback Colin Kaepernick.For instance, how to get Kaepernick playing at a high level on the way to a Super Bowl.Kaepernick currently sits on the sidelines waiting for a job, perhaps in large part thanks to our highly politicized country. He decided to protest the national anthem last year and met plenty of backlash, highlighted...
Via The Sports Daily
March 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Donald Trump brags that he’s the reason Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned

As the NFL offseason rolls along and quarterbacks like Mike Glennon, Brian Hoyer and Nick Foles get paid big money, Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned. This fact of free agency has prompted plenty of discussion on whether Kaepernick’s activism is preventing him from getting a job.Well according to our president, Kaepernick remains unsigned because of him.Speaking at a rally in...
Via The Comeback
March 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Spike Lee says it's 'fishy' Kaepernick remains free agent

It’s no secret the New York Jets haven’t struck gold at the quarterback position in many a long year, and one prominent fan wants the team to make a bold move for Colin Kaepernick as a means to potentially flip the script on that story.Spike Lee, who spent some time with Kaepernick on Sunday, shared a picture of the two of them together with quite a strong message attached to...
Via Sportsnaut
March 19, 2017  |  Discuss

49ers GM: Kaepernick nearly signed with another team last week

The interest in free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been lukewarm through the first week-plus of the new league year. There’s a lot of theories being thrown around as to why, but some will surely conclude it has to do with the Kaepernick-led national anthem protests from last season.Either way, Kaepernick himself isn’t generating much buzz on the open market. He’s also...
Via Sportsnaut
March 17, 2017  |  Discuss

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