Colin Kaepernick Net Worth: Know about his income,contracts,stats,team,jersey,twitter
Facts of Colin Kaepernick Net Worth: Know about his income,contracts,stats,team,jersey,twitter
|Net worth||$20 million|
|Date of Birth:||1987 November 3|
|First Name||Colin Rand|
|Age:||34 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||6 Feet 3 Inch|
Colin Kaepernick is an American football quarterback who has amassed an estimated net worth of around $20 million US dollars. Kaepernick is known for standing up against racial injustice in the United States; many of his protests have resulted in controversies.
Income Sources of Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick is an esteemed player in the American Football Circuit. In 2014, Kaepernick signed a six-year contract with San Francisco worth up to $126 million with $13 million guarantees. However, after he decided to terminate his contract, Kaepernick reportedly received less than one-third of the contract’s initial worth.
Career and Achievements of Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick started playing college football for the University of Nevada. As a freshman, Kaepernick played 11 of the total 13 games his college team played in 2007. Colin had an impressive streak in his rookie season with 19 passing touchdowns, three interceptions, and 2175 passing yards with a 53.8% completion percentage. Colin Kaepernick’s sophomore year was iconic as he became the fifth player in NCAA history to pass for 2000 yards and rush for at least 1000 yards in a single season. Kaepernick was also named the WAC Offensive Player of the Year during the same season.
Colin Kaepernick had two more glorious seasons as a college player, becoming the only quarterback in the history of Division I FBS college football to have passed for over 10,000 yards and rushed for over 4,000 yards in a collegiate career. Additionally, Colin is also the only Division I FBS quarterback to have passed for over 2,000 yards and rushed for over 1,000 yards in three consecutive seasons. Colin Kaepernick then signed with XAM Sports and Entertainment and was signed by the San Francisco 49ers following the 2011 NFL Draft. Kaepernick debuted with the 49ers in the 2011 preseason where he completed 24-of-50 passes for 257 yards and five interceptions. 49ers eventually lost the NFC championship to New York Giants, which ended the teams 2011 season.
During the 2012 season, Colin Kaepernick scored his first career touchdown on a seven-yard run. Kaepernick got his first NFL start on November 19 following the concussion of Alex Smith. Colin later set an NFL single-game record by rushing 181 yards in the 49ers match against Green Bay Packers. In the 2014 season after 49ers extended his contract, Colin Kaepernick was part of multiple lawsuits. NFL fined him for use of inappropriate language on the field and for using Beats headphones instead of the required Bose headphones. 49ers went through a major change as Jim Harbaugh left the team and Jim Tomsula was hired as the new head coach. Despite ongoing friction with the new coach, Kaepernick was able to finish the season with 1615 yards passing, six passing touchdowns, five interceptions, and 256 rushing yards with one rushing touchdown.
2016 was the last year Colin Kaepernick with the 49ers. On March 23, 2017, Kaepernick officially terminated his ongoing contract with the 49ers. Kaepernick has remained a free agent since the 2017 league year.
Personal Life of Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick is in a romantic relationship with Nessa Diab since July 2015. The couple lives together with Kaepernick’s pet tortoise Sammy.
Colin Kaepernick: Engagement on Online World
Colin Kaepernick maintains a Twitter account which is followed by more than half a million users of the social networking site. Kaepernick’s official Facebook page is followed by over 1 million people.
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