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Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick in 2013.jpg
Kaepernick in 2013 with the 49ers.
No. 7     San Francisco 49ers
Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: November 3, 1987 (1987-11-03) (age 32)
Place of birth: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school: Turlock (CA) Pitman
College: Nevada
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 36
Debuted in 2011 for the San Francisco 49ers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • NFC Champion (2012)
  • USA Today All-Joe Team (2012, 2013)
  • Humanitarian Bowl MVP (2008)
  • 2× WAC Offensive Player of the Year (2008, 2010)
  • WAC Freshman of the Year (2007)
  • Fireman's Award (2007)

NFL Records

  • 181 rushing yards in a postseason game by a quarterback
  • 58 yard run by a quarterback in a postseason game
  • Holds numerous other records and achievements
Career NFL statistics as of Week 6, 2014
Passing yards 6,502
TD-INT 41-15
Passer rating 94.5
Rushing yards 1,179
Rushing TDs 9
Stats at NFL.com

Colin Rand Kaepernick (born November 3, 1987) is an American football player. He plays the position quarterback. Kaepernick plays for the San Francisco 49ers. He played college football for the University of Nevada Wolf Pack. In the 2011 NFL Draft the 49ers selected Kaepernick in the second round with the 36th overall pick.


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