Colin Kaepernick RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kaepernick talks about his contract and the notion of winning negotiations

    Niners Nation "It has been almost three weeks since Colin Kaepernick agreed to terms on a six year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers. During that time, we've seen a vast assortment of hot takes. Initially some folks were wondering how the 49ers could give him so much money given his overall lack of..." June 22

  • Colin Kaepernick understanding of Vernon Davis, Alex Boone minicamp boycott

    San Jose Mercury News "Colin Kaepernick isn't going to resent Vernon Davis and Alex Boone if they boycott the 49ers' mandatory minicamp this week because of contract disputes. "I would love to see all of our players there, but at the same time, they have to do what's best for them and make their own decisions,"..." June 17

  • No charges against Colin Kaepernick from Miami incident

    Pro Football Talk "There was a good indication the 49ers weren’t worried about potential charges against Colin Kaepernick when they gave him a contract extension. And now, there’s legal justifaction for that call. Via Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, no charges will be filed against the 49ers quarterback from..." June 12

  • Will Kaepernick’s new deal really have much of an impact on Russell Wilson?

    Seattle Times "The above question was one often asked last week after it was announced that the 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick had agreed on a new deal that could keep him with the team through the 2020 season. It also came with an answer that changed as the week wore on and the details of a fairly..." June 09

  • Luck on Kaepernick's deal: 'Awesome'

    ESPN.com "Like every NFL front office official, coach, player or fan, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck heard about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's new lucrative $110-million deal. Luck, like he has always done, isn't worried about what that means for him once he's eligible..." June 05

  • Colin Kaepernick, 49ers reach six-year deal extension

    NFL.com "Colin Kaepernick was an unknown commodity two seasons ago, a backup quarterback behind a division champion starter. Now Kaepernick is a true franchise quarterback, with the contract to prove it. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports that Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers have agreed to..." June 05

  • 49ers, Kaepernick reps rekindle contract talks

    Sacramento Bee "The 49ers, who on Sunday received enough salary-cap relief to accommodate a contract extension for Colin Kaepernick, are wasting no time rekindling discussions with the quarterback's representatives. According to a source close to the situation, the two sides will meet this week in Santa..." June 03

  • Carlos Rogers' $6.6 million off 49ers books, opens room for Kaepernick extension

    CSN Bay Area "Finally, the 49ers have some breathing room under the $133 million salary cap. Last week, the 49ers completed the signings of their entire 12-player draft class. And on Monday, they realize the cap savings from a move made on March 11 when the club parted ways with cornerback Carlos..." June 02

  • Kaepernick: 'I did nothing wrong'

    CSN Bay Area "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, in his first comments to reporters, reiterated he did nothing wrong in Miami last month. “The district attorney has the information today,” Kaepernick said Wednesday following practice. “At this point, I’m going to let them handle their..." May 28

  • 49ers want Colin Kaepernick contract done before camp

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers are just $590,303 under the NFL salary cap after the trade in which they acquired wide receiver Stevie Johnson from the Buffalo Bills, a source said. Johnson has a cap figure for the 49ers of $3.925 million for the 2014 season. The 49ers will pick up $6.6 million in salary cap..." May 16

  • Police release 911 tapes in Kaepernick case

    ESPN.com "A naked woman who referred to herself as "Jesus" is the focus of two emergency calls placed April 1, according to 911 tapes released Tuesday in an investigation involving San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Police did not identify the men that made the two calls. In the first..." May 07

  • Harbaugh on Kaepernick: 'The only victim is Colin's reputation'

    Sacramento Bee "Jim Harbaugh today said he's heard Colin Kaepernick's version of what happened in Miami earlier this month and that he's confident the ongoing case there will have a good resolution for the 49ers' quarterback. "The only victim in Colin's case is Colin's reputation," he said. Harbaugh noted that..." April 26

  • Miami police don’t believe Kaepernick was in hotel suite at time of 911 calls

    Sacramento Bee "Miami police do not believe 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was present when they responded to two 911 calls about an upset naked woman refusing to leave a downtown Miami hotel room. But they are waiting for the Viceroy Hotel to turn over additional surveillance tape to see if they can..." April 19

  • Talks between 49ers, Colin Kaepernick put on hold

    NFL.com "Contract talks between the San Francisco 49ers and Colin Kaepernick are on hold. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on NFL Network's "NFL Total Access" that the 49ers have tabled negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel. The Miami..." April 18

  • Kaepernick incident: Lockette called 911 when female wouldn't leave

    CBSSports.com "The Miami Police Department has shed some light on how a woman hanging out with Colin Kaepernick, Quinton Patton and Ricardo Lockette ended up in a hospital in the early morning hours of April 2. According to a police report obtained by WINZ-AM in Miami, Lockette called 911 twice after the..." April 15

  • Police: Too early to say what evidence shows in Kaepernick case

    Pro Football Talk "Miami police say it’s simply too soon to say what the evidence shows in the investigation of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, 49ers receiver Quinton Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette. “We have to examine evidence and wait for some tests to come back, including toxicology..." April 12

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    Colin Kaepernick @Kaepernick7

    (1/3) The charges made in the TMZ story and other stories I’ve seen are completely wrong.  They make things up about me that never happened.

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    Miami PD adamant to our @writerkev + others they're calling Kaepernick situation a "suspicious incident," not a possible sexual assault.

  • 49ers QB Kaepernick is being investigated for a possible sexual assault

    TMZ.com "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated for a possible sexual assault at a hotel in Miami, Florida ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ Sports. We're told the alleged incident took place at the Viceroy Hotel in Miami earlier this month. Our sources tell us ......" April 10

  • 49ers brass agree Kaepernick deserves extension

    CSN Bay Area "Quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a perfect week at the NFL owners meetings. There is no argument among 49ers CEO Jed York, general manager Trent Baalke and coach Jim Harbaugh that getting Kaepernick signed to a long-term extension is a top priority. Moreover, York and Harbaugh went so far as..." March 26

  • Niners GM wants Kaepernick deal done before camp

    NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers are serious about getting a new deal done with Colin Kaepernick ahead of the 2014 season. General manager Trent Baalke said Tuesday at the NFL Annual Meeting in Orlando that the team hopes to lock down a new contract with the quarterback by the start of training camp in..." March 25

  • Harbaugh: High priority for 49ers to sign Kaepernick to extension

    CSN Bay Area "Coach Jim Harbaugh said it’s a “high priority” for the 49ers to lock up quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a long-term contract extension. Kaepernick, who is entering the final year of his original four-year contract, is eligible for a new contract this offseason. He is scheduled to earn $1.073..." March 24

  • Gabbert's guarantee as backup twice Kap's contract

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers have quarterback Colin Kaepernick under contract for one more season at a bargain rate. After all, Kaepernick is scheduled to be paid $1.073 million in salary and bonuses in 2014. Meanwhile, newly acquired Blaine Gabbert is set to earn a guaranteed $2.011 million this season...." March 13

  • Kaepernick will get $20M deal whether Niners pay up now or later

    CBSSports.com "Colin Kaepernick won't be signing any contract for $18 million a season. Not for $18.5 million per year, either. The idea he would be happy to land a deal in the range of what Tony Romo or Jay Cutler is earning is a complete and total misnomer. Ain't happenin'. So I'll let you in on a little..." March 05

  • Colin Kaepernick seeking $18M annually from 49ers

    NFL.com "In less than two years as the San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback, Colin Kaepernick already has twice as many playoff wins as Jay Cutler and Tony Romo do in 16 combined seasons. It's no surprise, then, that Kaepernick wants to get paid as a franchise quarterback on par with the monster..." March 03

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #49ers and reps for QB Colin Kaepernick met last night to begin preliminary contract negotiations for the QB. They had dinner.

  • Harbaugh, Kaepernick, Boldin deals are priorities for 49ers

    Pro Football Talk "As the San Francisco 49ers try to get back to the Super Bowl and win it, they’ve got some offseason business to deal with. Their priority list contains at least three names: Jim Harbaugh, Colin Kaepernick, and Anquan Boldin. Per a league source, the plans will come into better focus after..." February 13

  • Kaepernick explains why he runs more in playoffs

    CSN Bay Area "It was obvious after taking over as the 49ers’ starting quarterback that Colin Kaepernick turned into more a running threat in the postseason. On Thursday, he revealed what everybody had already figured: The 49ers enact a regular-season plan to limit the number of opportunities defenses have to..." January 31

  • Kaepernick thinks Peyton can pick apart Seattle’s nickel defense

    Pro Football Talk "When the Seahawks are in their nickel defense on Sunday, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is going to find mismatches he can exploit. That’s the word from 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who told Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post that the Seahawks’ nickel defense is weak and can be beaten..." January 30

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    Bart Hubbuch @HubbuchNYP

    Colin Kaepernick on Sherman's choke sign: "Did that make you feel better about yourself? Then go ahead. Because I’m not worried about you."

  • Kaepernick: Next contract must strike a balance

    CSN Bay Area "Quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants to strike a balance with his next contract of being fairly compensated while also allowing the 49ers enough flexibility to assemble a strong roster around him. At the conclusion of his third season, Kaepernick and the 49ers are allowed for the first time this..." January 30

  • Jim Harbaugh: Colin Kaepernick 'played his ass off'

    NFL.com "Colin Kaepernick said after the NFC Championship that he cost the San Francisco 49ers a chance at the Super Bowl. Coach Jim Harbaugh disagrees. "I thought Colin played his ass off," Harbaugh said. The game was a microcosm of Kaepernick's season. He was brilliant at times, but Kaepernick and..." January 21

  • Sherman takes aim at Crabtree, Kaepernick in postgame comments

    CSN Bay Area "Richard Sherman made a statement with his deflection that sealed the victory. And then he kept talking and talking and talking. Sherman, the mouthy All-Pro cornerback, took aim at 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree in the immediate aftermath of the Seattle Seahawks’ 23-17 victory in the..." January 20

  • Kaepernick could net top-5 deal, in NFL history

    CBSSports.com "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is on the cusp of a second straight trip to the Super Bowl, and, a win in Seattle on Sunday is almost certain to catapult the youngster into one of the five biggest contracts in NFL history. Conversations with a wide range of general managers,..." January 19

  • Joe Montana has some advice for 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick

    USA Today "Colin Kaepernick is on the brink of quarterbacking the San Francisco 49ers to a second consecutive Super Bowl appearance. But the greatest winner in the franchise's history is only so impressed. Joe Montana thinks Kaepernick comes up short as a pocket passer. "I like his mobility and that..." January 18

  • Kaepernick, impish and talented, displays maturity in leading 49ers offense

    Newark Star-Ledger "Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback attempting to lead the San Francisco 49ers back to the Super Bowl, cut the figure of a little brother, playful and carefree as his club conducted the serious business Sunday of reaching its third consecutive NFC title game. With roadrunner speed and a shotgun..." January 17

  • Kaepernick’s good postseason play has included some good fortune

    San Francisco Chronicle "In two playoff games, Colin Kaepernick has taken 49ers fans breath away … and not always in a good way. In wins over Green Bay and Carolina, Kaepernick has thrown near-pick-sixes, but the ill-advised throws were dropped by Green Bay cornerback Micah Hyde and Carolina safety Quintin..." January 15

  • Colin Kaepernick on Carolina Panthers: 'We owe them'

    NFL.com "The Carolina Panthers won in San Francisco 10-9 way back in Week 10 -- a victory that stamped the Panthers as one of the NFL's best teams. Two months later, the 49ers get another crack at them. "We owe them," quarterback Colin Kaepernick said after Sunday's wild-card win in Green..." January 06

  • Kaepernick, 49ers come up clutch in 23-20 win over Packers

    CSN Bay Area "Colin Kaepernick took the whole bare arms thing to an entirely different level. The 49ers had to burn a timeout before the first play of the second half because Kaepernick forgot to put on the wristband with the codes to the 49ers' offensive plays. That was about the only thing Kaepernick..." January 06

  • Kaepernick will have to do more for 49ers in playoffs

    San Francisco Examiner "The 49ers can no longer disguise the obvious: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is a talented but erratic player and can’t be depended on to lead them to postseason success. On Sunday, Kaepernick had what is becoming a typical game against quality opponents, occasionally brilliant but often..." December 11

  • Kaepernick on the run: 49ers follow same script

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers have pulled back the reins on quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s running this season. That is certainly the perception. But have they? In reality, Kaepernick’s numbers are not much different than what they were a year ago during the regular season. In seven games as the starter last..." December 05

  • 49ers, Kaepernick rebound in 27-6 win at Washington

    San Jose Mercury News "It wasn't just a hard-hitting defense that emphatically broke the 49ers' two-game losing streak Monday night. Colin Kaepernick and the passing game awoke from their slumber, and Kaepernick's three touchdown passes helped secure a 27-6 win over host Washington. The 49ers (7-4) saw their defense..." November 26

  • Jim Harbaugh: I’m puzzled by criticism of Colin Kaepernick

    Pro Football Talk "By just about any metric, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not playing as well this year as he did last year. But don’t tell that to coach Jim Harbaugh. When a reporter asked about Kaepernick’s struggles in his second season as San Francisco’s starter, Harbaugh said he didn’t accept the..." November 22

  • 49ers Kaepernick fined for facemask penalty

    CSN Bay Area "The NFL handed out fines this week for and against 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The league slapped 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick with a $7,875 fine for grabbing the facemask of pursuing Carolina Panthers pass rusher A.J. Klein on Sunday. Carolina safety Quintin Mikell was also..." November 16

  • 49ers injury report: Kap's foot a non-factor

    CSN Bay Area "Quarterback Colin Kaepernick listed as “probable” on the official 49ers injury report Friday with a foot injury has no limitations coach Jim Harbaugh said. When asked if the Kaepernick’s condition has forced the 49ers to adjust plans for practice or games Harbaugh answered. “No it hasn’t. He’s..." October 12

  • 49ers silent about Kaepernick's appearance on injury report

    CSN Bay Area "Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has not missed any practice time but he is back on the 49ers’ injury report this week with an undisclosed foot injury. Kaepernick has taken part in full practices and is expected to play without any limitations Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. However 49ers..." October 10

  • Niners' Harbaugh glad Kap uses negative energy as fuel

    NFL.com "Much was made this week about Colin Kaepernick "favoriting" hate-filled messages from Twitter users. San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh was more philosophical Friday about his young starting quarterback embracing the hate. "Energy is energy" he told reporters. "And there's positive..." September 28

  • Colin Kaepernick favoriting hateful tweets from 49ers fans

    CBSSports.com "In Week 1 Colin Kaepernick set the world on fire with his passing against the Packers throwing for 421 yards (13 times to Anquan Boldin!) and basically convincing everyone he's the greatest quarterback in NFL history. The last two weeks? Yeah not so much. Kap's struggled mightily which is what..." September 24

  • 49ers' Colin Kaepernick told not to run in preseason

    NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers will unleash quarterback Colin Kaepernick against the Green Bay Packers after keeping him tied down during the preseason. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported on NFL Network's "Game Day Morning" that Kaepernick was "banned" from running the ball in his 40 preseason..." September 08

  • Vernon Davis has been building a strong relationship with Kaepernick during camp.

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers' training camp can be defined by one variation of a play that developed repeatedly. Vernon Davis lining up exclusively at tight end utilized his straight-line speed to blow past a linebacker in the middle of the field. Then quarterback Colin Kaepernick with laser-like precision beamed..." August 19

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