Colin Kaepernick Net Worth: Colin Rand Kaepernick professional American footballer who plays as a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). As of 2016, Colin has an estimated net worth of $18 million.
Colin as born on November 3, 1987, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He studied at John H. Pitman High School from where he graduated with a perfect GPA of 4.0. During his school days, Colin was good in the sports football, basketball, and baseball. He went on to be more serious towards Football and won ton be the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Central California Conference in football. He went on to get a football scholarship with the University of Nevada from where he started his college career.
In his sophomore year, was named the pre-season WAC Offensive Player of the Year and was also included in the Davey O’Brien Award preseason watch list. It was clear that Colin was one of the standout performers in his college team with some amazing statistics to back him up. His passing game was highly praised during those early days and was ranked first among active college football players in rushing touchdowns in 2010. That year he graduated from college with a bachelor’s degree in business management.
Scouts had already spotted the talent that Colin had and he went o to sign with XAM Sports and Entertainment.Then in 2011, he was selected with the fourth pick in the second round by the San Francisco 49ers at the 2011 NFL Draft. In his first season, Colin started off in the bench but gradually started to cement his spot in the team. That year the 49ers fell short of winning the title. His consistent performances in the coming games helped to make him a pivotal part of the team.
Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in years
|Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in 2012||$800,000|
|Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in 2013||$1 million|
|Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in 2014||$4 million|
|Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in 2015||$10 million|
|Colin Kaepernick Net Worth in 2016||$18 million|
The two times WAC Player of the Year started to date radio personality and television host Nessa in 2015 and have been together ever. Their relationship has got a lot of public attention in the media and has helped both of them because of their interconnected fan bases. In 2016, Colin sparked a lot of attention upon himself when in a preseason game he did not stand during the playing of “The Star-Spangled Banner”. He did this on multiple occasions citing that the National Anthem was not in support of the black community.
This protest has still not died with Colin now investing his money to campaign and aware the people throughout the United States about what he thinks is unfair to the black people of the country. He has also received strong words of support from famous athletes of other fields like Stephen Curry. Colin looks determined to take this protest to the next step with reports that he has invested up to $1 million to get this message through to as many people as possible. The 49ers don’t look very happy with this decision that Colin has made and there are also rumors that there may be reconsideration for a new contract for him with other quarterbacks starting to get the nod over him.