Colin Kaepernick is an American quarterback for the National Football League who is currently a free agent. He was the quarterback for San Francisco 49ers of National Football League from the year 2011 to 2016.let’s find out more about how much is Colin Kaepernick Net Worth!
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Early Life & Biography
Colin Kaepernick was born on the date 3 November 1987 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the United States. When he was a few weeks old, he was adopted by Teresa and Rick Kaepernick. They already have two children, but they decide to take a boy after the death of their two babies due to heart defects. Colin does not know about his biological father because he left his mother when he was not born. His biological mother’s name is Heidi Russo, but he does not know much about her. Colin has two siblings named Kyle and Devon.
Colin was an athletic from an early age. At the age of 8, he started playing youth football. When it comes to education, then Kaepernick attended grade school in Turlock in California. After that, Colin went to John H. Pitman High School. He also received a scholarship at the University of Nevada.
Colin Kaepernick was in a relationship with Hencha Voigt at first. After that, he was in a relationship with Nesa Diab for a short period. Later, he dated Corban Finnel in the year 2012. He also dated Jmarie at the end of 2012.
Monica Hargrove and Colin also dated each other for a year since March 2013. Colin also has a relationship with American Model Stacy Dazzle, America model Stephanie Santiago, American Track and Field Micha, and Brittany Renner. There is a long list of links that Colin had until now.
Currently, Colin is in a relationship with Nessa. Nessa is a radio personality and television host. The couple started dating each other in July 2015, but they officially talk in public about their relationship in February 2016. Till now, the couple had a happy relationship and lived a comfortable and lavish life.
Colin stepped into the play QB in the fifth game at the University of Nevada during his freshman year. With almost 19 touchdowns, he finished the year in college. After that, he made several school records and then became the first quarterback in the history of Division I FBS to rush for more than 4,000 yards and pass for more than 10,000 yards. In the 2nd round of the NFL draft(2011), he was selected as the quarterback in the San Francisco 49ers.
In the year 2012, Colin took the place of number one quarterback of the team. Jim Harbaugh made him the permanent starting quarterback after that. Apart from this, Colin also set the new NFL single-game records for the quarterback.
In 2013, Kaepernick passed around 412 yards and also had three touchdowns that make him a successful player. Apart from this, 49ers went on to notch a 12-a record with the help of Colin. In 2014, 49ers slipped to an 8-8 mark. During the 2016 NFL season, Kaepernick played twelve games and ended with sixteen passing touchdowns, 468 rushing yards, 2,241 passing yards, four interceptions, and two rushing touchdowns. In the year 2017, Kaepernick decided to out of his contract and became a free agent in the 2017 League.
Awards & Achievements
Cooling won several matches in his career as a quarterback and became two times WAC Offensive Player of the Year in 2008 and 2010. He also made the NFL record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single game. Being a successful sportsman, Colin Kaepernick has lots of awards and honours on his name that includes:
- 2017: GQ Magazine Citizen of the Year
- 2017: American Civil Liberties Union Eason Monroe Courageous Advocate Award
- 2017: Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- 2017: Puffin/National Prize for Creative Citizenship honoree
- 2018: Harvard University W. E. B. Du Bois Medal
- 2018: Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience Award
Net Worth & Salary of Kaepernick
Kaepernick has an estimated net worth of around $25 million. As a successful and skilled National Football League quarterback player, he managed to earn this net worth. His annual salary is estimated at around $12.4 million.
Colin Kaepernick is a successful American football quarterback who set lots of records and wins the heart of lots of people with his amazing skills. Colin won several awards and honours as a successful football player. Currently, he is working as a free agent in the NFL and living a lavish and successful life. Colin’s also had a pet African spurred tortoise since he was young.