Colin Kaepernick nonetheless coaching to get again into NFL, lead crew to Tremendous Bowl once more
Colin Kaepernick has not performed in an NFL recreation since Jan. 1, 2017.
However the former San Francisco 49ers star who led the crew to a Tremendous Bowl is staying prepared and ready in case a crew comes calling. He informed Ebony in an interview on Wednesday he’s nonetheless coaching.
“Completely. I’m nonetheless up at 5 a.m. coaching 5, six days per week ensuring I’m ready to take a crew to a Tremendous Bowl once more,” he stated. “That’s not one thing I’ll ever let go of, whatever the actions of 32 groups and their companions to disclaim me employment. The identical method I used to be persistent in highschool is similar method I’m gonna be persistent right here.
“And also you’re gonna must proceed to disclaim me and accomplish that in a public method. And also you’re gonna expose your self by that, but it surely received’t be as a result of I’m not prepared or not ready.”
Kaepernick stated he wasn’t going to sit down round and watch for a possibility to get again into soccer, which is why he’s taken up different issues – the Know Your Rights Camp and a manufacturing cope with Disney and ESPN.
The previous quarterback began a firestorm within the NFL throughout the 2016 season when he protested throughout the nationwide anthem. The demonstration sparked a wave in recent times with gamers from all types of sports activities utilizing kneeling as a type of protest in opposition to social injustice and racial discrimination.
Kaepernick had a exercise for a handful of groups in 2019 however was by no means in a position to latch onto a crew.