Colin Kaepernick and 49ers reach agreement on 6-year, $110 million contract


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The 49ers may have gone all in to retain starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The team reached a six-year deal worth over $110 million, including what ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter calls, “Record guarantees.” ESPN is reporting the guarantee is $61 million.

Kaepernick signed the new deal with a quill pen and was reportedly wearing socks with dollar signs all over them.

What do you think? Is Kaepernick worth it?

Marissa Payne writes for The Early Lead, a fast-breaking sports blog, where she focuses on what she calls the “cultural anthropological” side of sports, aka “mostly the fun stuff.” She is also an avid WWE fan.
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