Via NFL.com: Forty Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick has willingly and knowingly immersed himself into controversy by refusing to stand for the playing of the cherished National Anthem in protest of what he deems are wrongdoings against African Americans and minorities in the United States.
His refusal to stand for the anthem came before the 49ers preseason loss to the Green Bay Packers at Levi’s Stadium.
“I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color,” Kaepernick told NFL Media in an exclusive interview after the gameagainst Green Bay. Continue reading
Looks like the NFL is serious about league players only endorsing Bose headphones because San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick was just fined $10,000 for wearing a pink pair of Beats by Dre.
Kaepernick wore his beats following last Sunday’s game against the Chiefs, in order to “pay homage to Breast Cancer Awareness,” hence the cans’ pink tone.
Kaepernick, along with a number of other high-profile NFL players, has an endorsement deal with Beats. Continue reading
San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated by the Miami Police Department after they say the baller was part of a “suspicious incident” involving an unnamed woman at occuring at the apartment of Seattle receiver Ricardo Lockette.
Lockette is also named in an information report about the incident as is San Francisco receiver Quinton Patton.
A woman, whose name is redacted from the report, says that she visited Lockette at his apartment and that Kaepernick and Patton were also there.
The report says the woman “made some drinks for all of them and gave them shots.” It also states that she was told that in order to drink the shots she had to “hit” a bong that contained Continue reading
Emerging star QB for the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick was out on a very special date night last night with a woman almost twice his age! And she’s famous to boot! The lucky girl is actress, Sanaa Lathan! Colin’s teammate Nnamdi Asumgwa is already married to Sanaa’s good friend, Kerry Washington., so can you say, “set up?”
It’s early on in their blossoming relationship but it’s safe to say, Sanaa is already smitten!
Colin Kaepernick has had the roughest three weeks of his life failing to produce so far in the early part of the 2013 NFL season. He gets another chance tonight against the St Louis Rams.
Usually active Instagram user, Kaepernick has been laying low this week last posting his favorite subject, himself, with the following caption:
I refuse to stay down! #GoldenStateofMind
Not only did San Francisco 49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick lose, and lose badly to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, he also lost a bet to fellow baller, Russell Wilson! After losing the game, Kaepernick kept his word and shaved off one eyebrow..
The NFL has just levied a hefty $15,000 fine on Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews for his late tackle on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.