NFL   |   San Francisco 49ers  


Report: Kaepernick wants $9 million, chance to start

There may be a perfectly logical reason Colin Kaepernick remains jobless that has nothing to do with his activism — he’s simply asking for too much.According to Dan Graziano of ESPN, two sources have said that Kaepernick is currently seeking a deal in the $9-$10 million range in addition to the immediate chance to compete for a starting job. There aren’t many teams that can...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Browns Pro Bowler Joe Thomas has interesting take on Colin Kaepernick

There’s been a debate raging around the football world as to why Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed. Some have concluded that he’s being blackballed due to the national anthem protest he started last year (more on that here).Others say that Kaepernick just isn’t that good and not worth the distraction his off-field stance brings to the table.We can count Cleveland Browns Pro...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman believes Colin Kaepernick has been blackballed by NFL

If you think Colin Kaepernick is being deliberately ignored by NFL general managers, you’re not alone.Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman told ESPN First Take on Friday that he thinks Kaepernick is being blackballed, as his level of play doesn’t merit being unsigned.“I’m sure he is,” Sherman said, via Sheil Kapadia of ESPN. “It’s difficult to see because he’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Goodell ‘fine’ with Trump’s comments on Kaepernick

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell seemingly attempted to keep the league above the political fray by indicating he’s fine with Donald Trump’s recent comments about Colin Kaepernick.The commissioner, appearing on ESPN’s “Mike & Mike,” said Trump has the right to express his opinions.“That’s a comment that he’s going to make and that’s fine,” Goodell said, via...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith: Colin Kaepernick’s ‘skill set vastly exceeds’ other QBs who have found jobs

As it stands, free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed. Meanwhile, multiple other quarterbacks have been signed since free agency officially began on March 9.This has particularly caught the attention of Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith, who worked with Kaepernick for the previous two seasons in San Francisco. Things are definitely not adding up as...
Via Sportsnaut
5 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
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Kaepernick troll Trump with Meals on Wheels donation?

Colin Kaepernick recently donated $50,000 to Meals on Wheels as part of a $500,000 payout in a continuation of his many charitable endeavors, per a tweet from NFL media’s Ian Rapoport. The fact the currently unemployed quarterback continues to perform positive public works via donations obviously is no surprise.And yet, the confluence of recent events lends to the possibility that...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  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
6 days ago  |  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
6 days ago  |  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
8 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Best, worst and hard to stomach MLB offseason moves

The Rewind: George Mason's improbable run to the Final Four

Baseball movies you can stream now to hold you over until Opening Day

Best of Yardbarker: Did Team USA's victory save the World Baseball Classic?

Breaking down the Naismith Award race

Eat, Drink, Watch: Weekends are for upsets

The 'Once again, Barry Bonds is the best power hitter in San Francisco' quiz

The NFL distraction playbook

With Team USA's victory the WBC (finally) lived up to its potential

The Aesthetic: The world of player exclusive sneakers

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker