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Kyle Shanahan indicates he has already spoken with Kaepernick

New San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan has been on the job for less than two weeks. But he knows perfectly well that this entire process started incredibly late after his former Atlanta Falcons team participated in Super Bowl LI earlier this month.As a way to make up for lost time, Shanahan has already started the process of figuring out what do at the all-important quarterback...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Colin Kaepernick ‘open to returning to the 49ers in 2017’

Nothing is written in stone at this point, but reading the tea leaves, Colin Kaepernick could very well return to the San Francisco 49ers in 2017.If they want him back, of course.In an article discussing how Kaepernick has changed agents ahead of the 2017 season, Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee dropped this little nugget of information: “Kaepernick, according to those close...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Colin Kaepernick changes agents

Colin Kaepernick reportedly has switched agents.The Sacramento Bee’s Matt Barrows says the 49ers quarterback parted ways with XAM Sports, which represented the player since the time he entered the league in 2011.It’s unclear at the moment who will be representing Kaepernick, but Barrows believes it could be Jeff Nalley of Select Sports Group, which worked on the restructuring...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick reached out to new 49ers regime, will have sit down meeting with John Lynch

Perhaps Colin Kaepernick’s time with the San Francisco 49ers isn’t over after all.During Thursday’s introductory press conference for John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan, much was revealed. One of the things Lynch said that had us sitting up in our seats is that Kaepernick reached out to the new regime and will have a sit down meeting to discuss his future. Prevailing wisdom leading...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kaepernick will opt out of contract, become free agent

It looks like the San Francisco 49ers will have their chance to start from scratch at the quarterback position, as Colin Kaepernick is expected to opt out of his contract.According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Kaepernick “will be opting out of his contract, according to a source, becoming  free agent.”This is hardly a surprise, despite the fact that Kaepernick himself shot down...
Via Sportsnaut
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Colin Kaepernick wind up with the Jets?

The New York Jets are in desperate need of a quarterback, and there’s a good chance the San Francisco 49ers could move on from theirs this offseason. Does that set up a potential match?Colin Kaepernick is entering the final year of his contract and will count a whopping $19.3 million against the salary cap if the Niners choose to keep him. They could free up $16.9 million in cap...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick: Reaction to anthem protest varies by location

Colin Kaepernick, despite being on a terrible 1-13 San Francisco 49ers team, has been at the center of the NFL season's biggest stories due to his decision to kneel during the national anthem to protest racial inequality. While Kaepernick admits he’s received both support and condemnation from fans since spawning the protest movement during the preseason, he recently revealed...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick: 49ers need culture change to contend again

Remember that culture of toughness and winning that Jim Harbaugh instituted in San Francisco? It took just two years for it to erode completely. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick believes that the 49ers need a full-scale culture change before they can be successful again. “That’s always hard to tell,” Kaepernick said when asked how close the Niners were to contending again, via...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Admiral rips Kaepernick during Pearl Harbor speech

U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris took a moment during a speech Wednesday commemorating the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor to take a shot at Colin Kaepernick and his practice of kneeling during the national anthem. “You can bet that the men and women we honor today — and those who died that fateful morning 75 years ago — never took a knee and...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 08, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers say Colin Kaepernick will start against Jets

Despite a historically inept passing performance against the Chicago Bears, Colin Kaepernick will start at quarterback when the San Fransisco 49ers play the New York Jets on Sunday. Offensive coordinator Curtis Modkins announced the decision on Tuesday: Curtis Modkins: "Kap will be the starter on Sunday." #NYJvsSF — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers...
Via The Sports Daily
December 06, 2016  |  Discuss

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