Tag: 49ers

Kaepernick (Nam Y. Huh / Associated Press)

Colin Kaepernick Never Really Got off His Knees Against Bears

Colin Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback who has taken a knee for the national anthem before each game this season, had one of the worst performances in the history of the National Football League Sunday against the Chicago Bears.

Colin Kaepernick at Castlemont High (Castlemont Football / Twitter)

Colin Kaepernick Takes Anthem Protest to Local High School

Second-string San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took his national anthem protest to a local high school on Friday night, joining Castlemont High School’s football team in boycotting the Star-Spangled Banner before the game.

49ers in trouble (Thearon W. Henderson / Getty)

It’s a Tough Week to Be a San Francisco 49er

The San Franciso 49ers, still in the midst of the Colin Kaepernick controversy, released fullback-turned-tight end Bruce Miller Monday after he was arrested for the drunken assault of a 70-year-old man and his 29-year-old son.

Kaepernick and Harbaugh (Thearon W. Henderson / Getty Images

Jim Harbaugh Slams Colin Kaepernick over Refusal to Stand for National Anthem

Jim Harbaugh, the former coach of the San Francisco 49ers, slammed quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision not to stand for the national anthem before games. “I acknowledge his right to do it. But I don’t respect the motivation or the action,” Harbaugh said, according to CSN Bay Area.

John Fox

Jets, Raiders Hire Coaches; Fox Emerges as Leading Candidate in Chicago

The merry-go-round season for NFL coaches has arrived, and teams looking for new head coaches abound, including the Jets, Raiders, Bears, 49ers, Broncos, and Falcons. The Jets and Raiders seem to have decided, but the other four teams are still interviewing candidates.