The Early Lead: Colin Kaepernick


Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 01/12/2014

Colin Kaepernick mocks Cam Newton’s Superman move (video)

When San Francisco took a 10-point lead, 49ers quarterback couldn’t resist making the Panthers QB’s move.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:28 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cam Newton, Colin Kaepernick, NFL

Posted at 07:33 AM ET, 09/13/2013

Clay Matthews: “I’m an awesome player, not a dirty player”

Packers linebacker focuses on Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins, not late hit on Colin Kaepernick.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:33 AM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clay Matthews, Colin Kaepernick, Jim Harbaugh, NFL

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 09/11/2013

Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson square off with an eyebrow bet (video)

The two quarterbacks face off in the “Sunday Night Football” game between the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:05 AM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colin Kaepernick, NFL, Russell Wilson

Posted at 08:23 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Colin Kaepernick on intimidation: You need a better game plan

Clay Matthews admits launching himself at 49ers QB "wasn't a very smart play" in Packers' loss.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:23 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clay Matthews, Colin Kaepernick, NFL

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Colin Kaepernick wears Dolphins cap and hears about it

49ers quarterback made a move that wasn't popular with fans.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:29 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colin Kaepernick, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 01/29/2013

Alex Smith says being backup is tough. "I'm not going to lie."

The former No. 1 NFL draft pick isn't terribly happy with his role as backup to Colin Kaepernick.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:13 PM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick, NFL

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 01/14/2013

Kaepernicking craze heads for NFC championship game

Tebowing and Griffining are, like, so over.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:30 AM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colin Kaepernick, Kaepernicking, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 12/17/2012

Colin Kaepernick vs. Tom Brady: This one goes to the 49ers

In a wild Sunday night game, the San Francisco 49ers get past New England 41-34.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:26 AM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, Colin Kaepernick, Tom Brady

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Alex Smith: ‘The only thing I did . . . was get a concussion’

49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh has made his choice, with Colin Kaepernick starting at quarterback. Alex Smith is making the best of it.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:07 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick, Jim Harbaugh

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 11/20/2012

Colin Kaepernick or Alex Smith? Jim Harbaugh isn't saying

With Alex Smith sidelined with a concussion, Colin Kaepernick steps up in a stellar performance and creates a dilemma for San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:53 AM ET, 11/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers