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John Elway talks up Colin Kaepernick: ‘I’ve always liked Colin’

John Elway is a big fan of Colin Kaepernick. The Denver Broncos and San Francisco 49ers held their final joint practice on Thursday, after which Elway addressed the media. One of the questions shot at the Hall of Famer was what he thinks about quarterback Kaepernick (via the team’s official website): “I’ve always liked Colin,” said Elway. ”I think he’s very athletic,...
Via Sportsnaut
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers game-by-game predictions for 2015 (Part 1)

The San Francisco 49ers new era is about to kick off as they try to exceed some very-low preseason expectations. It’ll be interesting to see how Jim Tomsula replaces Jim Harbaugh, if Colin Kaepernick can finally get to the next level and how the 49ers can replace the key veterans that they lost during the offseason. It will surely be something worth watching. Here are my predictions...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dallas Cowboys Defensive Line Converges On Colin Kaepernick For The Sack

The Dallas Cowboys didn't have many highlights Sunday night against the San Francisco 49ers, but one of them came about ten minutes in to the game. In the end, the credit for the sack would go to rookie Randy Gregory since he physically tackled Kaepernick, but the whole line deserves credit for this one.If Gregory didn't tackle him one of the other three would have.Read more »
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New Madden 16 movie trailer starring San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick is insane

San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has been in some epic Madden videos before. His role in the Madden 16 movie trailer may be his best yet. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five more things that will happen during the 2015 season Top 10: The NFL’s third-tier head coaches First and 10: The 10 best bets for first coach to be fired in 2015 Fantasy Preview: The top-60 RBs for...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the 49ers Have a Top 20 Offense?

View image | gettyimages.com Click to See Full Power Rankings Article Despite the losses of offensive coordinator Greg Roman, Michael Crabtree, and Frank Gore, I still think the 49ers have the weapons to make some noise this year. Colin Kaepernick needs a bounce back year, but Carlos Hyde and Reggie Bush offer an intriguing power-speed combo in the backfield, and adding Torrey...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Predicting the 49ers Roster Cuts After Preseason Week One (Offense)

Quarterback View image | gettyimages.com 1. Colin Kaepernick It’ll be interesting to monitor how well Kaepernick fares with a new offensive play-caller.  Kaepernick was assisted heavily by former coach Jim Harbaugh, so one must wonder whether him having more say in the play-calling and him adjusting to a more wide open offense will help him or expose him. 2. Blaine Gabbert...
Via TopSportsReport
11 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: New goals for a new year

With a massive roster and team personnel turnover expectations are not what they have been for the San Francisco 49ers in recent years. When facing an uphill battle like this year’s team is due to a large drop off in overall talent and production, it is easy to let negativity fester in your mind if expectations are not met. Given this, lets set a couple realistic goals for this...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick slams reports about fight with Aldon Smith

Colin Kaepernick on Wednesday addressed the reports last week that said he and Aldon Smith were fighting, and he slammed the integrity of those who reported the news. Smith was released by the 49ers on Friday, hours after news of his third DUI arrest was made public. Later came a report from TMZ saying that Kaepernick and Smith got into a fight at practice earlier in the week. They...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers QB Colin Kaepernick shoots down bizarre Aldon Smith rumors

Last week when the Aldon Smith news broke and the San Francisco 49ers released him it was soon accompanied by an outlandish rumor that his longtime girlfriend was now seeing Colin Kaepernick, which resulted in a fight between the two. The story was first reported on MediaTakeout.com: “Aldon Smith’s LONGTIME GIRLFRIEND Nessa – from MTVs Guy Code, is now seeing Aldon’s TEAMMATE...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick blasts media for pitting him against Aldon Smith

Colin Kaepernick came out swinging on Wednesday during a press conference at San Francisco 49ers team facilities in Santa Clara, Ca. There was a report that Smith had hit a car owned by Kaepernick last Friday (TerezOwens.com), and that was jumped on by other media outlets. Other reports suggested Kaepernick and Smith had fought one another during practice, which the 49ers and Kaepernick...
Via Sportsnaut
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Ranking the NFC West Quarterbacks

#4 Colin Kaepernick View image | gettyimages.com Kaepernick is a very good QB but this is a year of transition and change for the 49ers organization. After Jim Harbaugh left, it seemed as though the team left as well. Several high profile players retired from football on both sides of the ball, and others decided to go elsewhere. A new head coach in Jim Tomsula is in place...
Via TopSportsReport
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Blaine Gabbert praises Colin Kaepernick's improvement over past year

The 2014 season wasn't at all great for Colin Kaepernick. Statistically, it was his worst season as a pro. To only heighten the situation, the 49ers missed the playoffs after three straight NFC Championship appearances.Kaepernick worked with two-time MVP Kurt Warner in the offseason to fine-tune his development at the quarterback position. So far, it appears the work has paid...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: The three best Colin Kaepernick runs of his NFL career

2014 aside, San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick had taken the league by storm with his big running ability and incredible play-making. He’s become one of the most exciting players to watch in the NFL, especially in his rookie year where the read option was successful for a limited time. Kaepernick received an extension that made him a $100 million man, but 2014...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick laughs off report of fight with Aldon Smith

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and now-former teammate Aldon Smith did not get into a fight during practice last week — at least according to Kaepernick. On Friday, Kaepernick laughed when reporters asked about a rumor that claimed Smith smashed up the quarterback’s Mercedes in a drunk-driving accident on Thursday night. He also said there was no...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Two alternatives to Blaine Gabbert the San Francisco 49ers should consider

The San Francisco 49ers have their starting quarterback in Colin Kaepernick for at least one more year, depending how things go this season. However, after Kap there is a significant drop off at the position with Blaine Gabbert being the primary backup. If Kaepernick is injured the 49ers are in a lot of trouble. So it makes you wonder, should San Francisco call up someone who could...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Smith, Kaepernick got into fight at practice

Aldon Smith and Colin Kaepernick got into a fight at 49ers camp this week, possibly over a girl, according to a new report. Smith was released by San Francisco Friday following his third arrest for DUI since 2012. TMZ reports that the sack master got into a fight with Kaepernick on the field during practice Tuesday and teammates had to pull them apart. TMZ also says Smith broke...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith expected to bolster Niners' passing attack

Wide receiver Torrey Smith was general manager Trent Baalke's biggest offseason signing. It appears quarterback Colin Kaepernick is on board with that decision so far."[I'm] very excited with the weapons we have, the opportunities we have when we’re on the field, Kaepernick said. "It’s not, never felt like there was pressure on me to do things. I just think it’s a great opportunity...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Pie chart shows Colin Kaepernick eating alot of the 49ers salary cap room

A lot of San Francisco 49ers fans will tell you that Colin Kaepernick is much better than you think he is. They’ll cite his uncommon speed, strength and agility. Then they’ll ask how Kaepernick could possibly not be an elite quarterback since he’s beaten Aaron Rodgers and the Packers all those times. Unfortunately, football is a team game and quarterbacks get too much of the...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Three photos of a new proposed Tennessee Titans uniform that is absolutely incredible

Is it time for the Tennessee Titans to get a uniform makeover? It seems like every few months someone comes up with an idea for just that. But proposed changes for NFL teams is nothing new. From radical redesigns to Star Wars themed tweaks to subtle changes something different is out there. Most are interesting, but fairly laughable. One batch, however is worth taking a look at....
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

How far have the San Francisco 49ers fallen behind in the NFC race?

Have the 49ers fallen off the pace? Just a year ago this time the NFC West looked more like the Old West. The Cardinals, Seahawks and 49ers were all powerhouses getting ready to square off. The 49ers in particular were working on a sequence of great seasons complete with playoff trips and a visit to the Super Bowl. How a year can change things. The 49ers stumbled out of the gate...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers position preview: Quarterbacks

A relatively somber Colin Kaepernick spoke to the media today at 49ers training camp. He seemed focused. He seemed calm. But I couldn’t quite tell if he seemed confident or not. Colin Kaepernick Kaepernick surely understands the pressure that is on him to perform this season. After taking the league by storm, claiming the starting job from Alex Smith and leading San Francisco...
Via isportsweb.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh didn’t let Colin Kaepernick lead the huddle in practice

When Jim Harbaugh “mutually departed” from the San Francisco 49ers after last season, many wondered if Colin Kaepernick would struggle without the old quarterback to guide him in the coming years. Nothing could be further from the truth, which is that Kaepernick can now finally blossom without Harbaugh controlling his every move. Hearken back to Frank Gore’s recent comment...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Frank Gore slights Colin Kaepernick, Alex Smith

    Frank Gore pumped up his new quarterback Andrew Luck in an interview with NFL Network on Tuesday, and he inadvertently slighted Colin Kaepernick and Alex Smith in the process. Gore is in his first year with the Indianapolis Colts after spending the previous 10 with the 49ers. He is in awe of the way Luck runs the huddle, which is different from what he previously has experienced...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Look: Three hilarious memes mocking 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick

San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick could have avoided a large amount of hatred and mockery if his San Francisco 49ers were able to either a) win Super Bowl 46 against the Baltimore Ravens) or b) not throw that costly interception in the NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks. Alas, Kaepernick has been under media scrutiny after plenty of inconsistent...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kurt Warner says Colin Kaepernick might run too often for the 49ers

Much of the hype about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick‘s improvement this offseason has been a result of his work with legendary Super Bowl star Kurt Warner. Warner’s instruction has supposedly helped shorten Kaepernick’s throwing motion and has him putting more touch on his throws. There’s no question that he can help Kaepernick become a better pocket passer...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss
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