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Colin Kaepernick made a political statement that still resonates in NFL front offices

Mar 3, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

INDIANAPOLIS - Colin Kaepernick and his representatives face a dual task in free agency: convincing teams both that he still can be an effective NFL quarterback, and that the political stand he took during the 2016 season would not alienate a meaningful portion of the fan base in a franchise's home city.

Kaepernick is to be a free agent after opting out of the remainder of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers, a move that reportedly was to become official Friday.

The former Supe

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