1. Colin Kaepernick Replaces Blaine Gabbert as 49ers' Starting QB

    Colin Kaepernick , who has spent his 2016 season drawing headlines for his social activism, is getting another opportunity to make an impact on the field...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 111,379 reads 325 comments

  2. Bleacher Report's Daily Football Fix for October 11

    Check out five of the top NFL and NCAA football headlines from Monday night and Tuesday morning. Defending NFC Champion Carolina Panthers Fall to 1-4 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 425 reads 0 comments

  3. Insider Buzz: Kaepernick Agreed to Restructure Contract, Deal 'Not Finalized'

    Did San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick agree to change his contract last week, making it easier for the team to play him going forward? Will the new deal ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 9,264 reads 63 comments

  4. Ruth Bader Ginsburg Comments on Colin Kaepernick and National Anthem Protests

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg called the protests during the national anthem by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other NFL players " dumb and disrespectful" in an interview with Yahoo's Katie Couric ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 52,577 reads 5 comments

  5. 49ers Fans Chant 'We Want Kaepernick!' as Blaine Gabbert Struggles vs. Cardinals

    Some San Francisco 49ers fans are ready for a change. As quarterback Blaine Gabbert struggled against the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday night, chants in favor of subbing in Colin Kaepernick spread throughout Levi’s Stadium...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 5,723 reads 33 comments

  6. Colin Kaepernick Named 49ers Starter vs. Bills over Blaine Gabbert

    The San Francisco 49ers were outmatched during a 33-21 loss to the Arizona Cardinals in Week 5, and head coach Chip Kelly has made a change under center...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 40,867 reads 260 comments

  7. Virginia Men's Basketball Team Kneels in Support of Colin Kaepernick Protest

    The University of Virginia men's basketball team became the latest group to show support for the effort led by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to promote awareness for racial injustice...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 11,662 reads 0 comments

  8. President Barack Obama Defends Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest

    President Barack Obama weighed in on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick ’s nonviolent protest during a presidential town hall meeting Wednesday. According to Daniella Diaz of CNN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 7,560 reads 20 comments

  9. Colin Kaepernick Comments on Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Presidential Debate

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick offered his thoughts on the first presidential debate Tuesday, making it clear he's not satisfied with either nominee...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 138,927 reads 1 comments

  10. Chip Kelly Speaks on Why Colin Kaepernick Is No. 2 QB Behind Blaine Gabbert

    Even after a blowout loss to the Seattle Seahawks , the San Francisco 49ers don't appear ready to make a quarterback change...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 23,909 reads 0 comments

  11. Artist Creates Colin Kaepernick Mural in Oakland: 'We Got Your Back'

    On Thursday, journalist Pendarvis Harshaw spotted a mural in Oakland, California, that depicts San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 5,089 reads 0 comments

  12. Charlotte Protesters Inspired by Colin Kaepernick Take Knee in Demonstration

    Demonstrations continued Thursday night in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, and peaceful protesters followed the lead of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 5,717 reads 0 comments

  13. Mike Ditka Comments on Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest

    Outspoken Hall of Famer Mike Ditka became the latest high-profile name to weigh in on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick 's national anthem protest Friday when he ripped the signal-caller's actions...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 121,135 reads 0 comments

  14. Bleacher Report's Daily Football Fix for September 23

    Check out five of the top NFL headlines from Thursday night and Friday morning. New England Patriots Dominate the Houston Texans With the help of a suffocating defense and ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 2 months ago 3,153 reads 0 comments

  15. Chip Kelly Comments on Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest

    As Colin Kaepernick 's protest continues to grow across all sports, San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly is supporting his quarterback's quest to shine a light on racial injustice in this country...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 12,540 reads 0 comments

  16. Colin Kaepernick Kneeling in Protest Featured on 'Time' Cover

    The quest by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to shine a national spotlight on the issues of police violence and racial injustice took another step forward Thursday as Time magazine placed him on the cover of its latest issue...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 72,112 reads 2 comments

  17. Bleacher Report's Daily Football Fix for September 22

    Check out five of the top NFL headlines from Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Adrian Peterson to Undergo Knee Surgery Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 2 months ago 573 reads 0 comments

  18. Steve Kerr Comments on Colin Kaepernick, Non-Violent Protests

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr met with reporters Wednesday, and the Bay Area boss provided his take on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protest of the national anthem...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 1,762 reads 0 comments

  19. Cam Newton Comments on Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protests and More

    Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton offered his most substantial take Wednesday on the silent protests started by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick that ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 48,817 reads 0 comments

  20. Marshawn Lynch Comments on Colin Kaepernick, Police Violence

    Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch appeared on TBS' Conan on Tuesday night and spoke out in support of Colin Kaepernick 's silent protest during the national anthem...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 33,405 reads 96 comments

  21. Colin Kaepernick Says He's Received Death Threats over National Anthem Protest

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick 's silent protest during the national anthem has taken a scary turn. Per ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 25,035 reads 0 comments

  22. Jerry Rice Says He Supports Colin Kaepernick's Protests After Initial Criticism

    After initially questioning San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick 's decision to protest during the national anthem, legendary Niners wide receiver Jerry Rice displayed a change of heart on Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 25,851 reads 0 comments

  23. Ryan Clark Wears Colin Kaepernick Jersey During 'Mike & Mike' Appearance

    On Tuesday morning, ESPN NFL analyst Ryan Clark wore a Colin Kaepernick jersey on the set of Mike & Mike . Kaepernick created a national dialogue by not standing for the national anthem...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 8,907 reads 0 comments

  24. Roger Goodell Comments on NFL Players Participating in Activism on Social Issues

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the ongoing protests by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other NFL players Sunday. Ben Goessling of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 20,133 reads 61 comments

  25. Colin Kaepernick, Arian Foster and More Kneel During National Anthem in Week 2

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick continued to protest how people of color are treated in the United States on Sunday, kneeling during the national anthem ahead of ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 34,096 reads 10 comments