1/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick not feeling pressure : San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick said he is not feeling any pressure to win Super Bowl XLVII. 'Pressure comes from a lack...[+] of preparation,' Kaepernick said. 'This is not a pressure situation. It's a matter of going out and performing.'
1/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Ravens | Must tackle Colin Kaepernick : Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said Thursday, Jan. 24, the key to containing San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick...[+] in Super Bowl XLVII is to not let him get to the outisde, in addition to tacking him when the opportunity arises. 'Were going to have to tackle him. Were going to have to keep him inside of our defense,' Harbaugh said. 'Were not going to be able to run past him. Hes fully capable of putting 200 yards on you, just as capable as Frank Gore is or any of their running backs. Hes not just an integral part of their passing game, hes a huge part of their run game. Well have a plan for it. Assignment football is going to be really important for us. Change-ups are going to be important for us. We just have to play well against him.'
1/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick looking to trademark TD celebration : San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has applied to trademark 'Kaepernicking,' the quarterback's touchdown celebration in which...[+] he kisses his bicep.
1/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Option plays bigger part of arsenal in postseason : The San Francisco 49ers have run option plays 29 times in the playoffs after using them just 26 times in QB Colin Kaepernicks...[+] seven regular season starts. On those postseason plays, the 49ers have averaged 8.4 yards per rush with four touchdowns.
1/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick making instant impact : San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has reached his first Super Bowl appearance after just nine career starts, third-fewest...[+] in league history.
1/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Option was effective in NFCCG: The San Francisco 49ers used the option on 13 rushes in the NFC Championship Game; however, QB Colin Kaepernick didn't keep on...[+] any of those plays. Although the Atlanta Falcons were able to contain Kaepernick, they failed to stop the 49ers running backs on options, allowing three touchdowns on those plays.
1/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Playoffs may have changed Chip Kelly's mind: Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may have changed his mind about coaching at the pro level after watching Seattle Seahawks...[+] QB Russell Wilson and San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick perform in the divisional round playoffs last weekend, according to former NFL head coach Tony Dungy. 'Could it be that Chip Kelly watched the playoffs and watched Russell Wilson run a little bit of his read option in the spread offense, and watched Colin Kaepernick run a little bit more of it?' Dungy said. Dungy added he believes Kelly watched the playoffs thinking, 'My offense is way farther advanced than that, and maybe if this is going through the NFL, it might not be so tough.'
1/14KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | ATL a good matchup for Colin Kaepernick?: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick could have a good matchup against an Atlanta Falcons defense that has struggled against...[+] mobile quarterbacks this season. Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton amassed over 700 yards in two games against Atlanta. Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson went off to the tune of 385 passing yards and another 60 running the ball against the Falcons in the divisional round.
1/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick dominates Green Bay: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick dominated against the Green Bay Packers in the team's NFC divisional win Saturday, Jan....[+] 12. He ran for 181 yards, which is an NFL quarterback record, and had two rushing touchdowns. He also threw for 263 yards and two touchdowns with an interception that was returned for a touchdown. On the evening, the 49ers piled on 579 yards of offense, with 323 yards coming from the running game. He rushed for 107 yards on 11 carries during the first half alone. Kaepernick said the team's offensive line did an amazing job during the game.
1/12KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Packers | Likely will blitz Colin Kaepernick : The Green Bay Packers defense is expected to send heavy pressure at San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick, who will be making...[+] his first postseason start Saturday, Jan. 12. The Packers' 40-percent blitz rate during the regular season was the fourth-highest in the NFL. Kaepernick completed 57 percent of his passes against the blitz this season, ranking No. 20 in the NFL.
1/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick exudes confidence: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick is confident heading into his first career NFL playoff start Saturday, Jan. 12, in the...[+] Divisional Round game against the Green Bay Packers. 'I think I've said before, this is my 17th year of football. So, football is football once you get on the field,' Kaepernick said Wednesday, Jan. 9.
1/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Coach thinks Colin Kaepernick is prepared for playoffs: San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said QB Colin Kaepernick is prepared for the challenge the playoffs bring. Just...[+] being in the situations hes been in, Harbaugh explained, the way hes handled himself in those situations, at this point we can say just about everything, you know, that a quarterback could face. Hes done well.
12/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick earns honor San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for Week 15....[+]San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for Week 15.
12/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick shows well in road win: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick completed 14 of his 25 pass attempts for 216 yards, four touchdowns and one interception...[+] in the Week 15 game against the New England Patriots. He also had seven runs for 28 yards.
12/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Randy Moss a fan of Colin Kaepernick : San Francisco 49ers WR Randy Moss has been impressed with QB Colin Kaepernick this season, particularly his ability to lead. ...[+] 'I think his ability to be able to come off the bench and lead a team, I think that's most important,' Moss said. '... I think Kap's been able to come in and just lead us as a whole unit. Anytime a guy can come in and lead like that, and I don't mean verbally - but leading by example - is what we us as football players look for in a player. Especially in a quarterback. So I really just compliment his leadership and going out there and leading our offense up and down the field.'
12/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick rebounds in win: San Francisco 49ers second-year QB Colin Kaepernick rebounded in Week 14 in a win over the Miami Dolphins. He had an 18-for-23...[+] outing and posted a 100.2 passer rating in the victory. Kaepernick threw for 185 yards and chipped in six rushes for 53 yards, including a 50-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
12/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick to start Week 14San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed QB Colin Kaepernick will be the starter in Week 14....[+]San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed QB Colin Kaepernick will be the starter in Week 14.
12/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Standing by Colin Kaepernick: Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh made it seem as those the team will stick with QB Colin...[+] Kaepernick heading into Week 14 against the Miami Dolphins. 'I will let you know if there's a change,' Harbaugh said. 'But right now, I feel as if (the starter vs. Miami) it would be the same this week. And I'm proud of Kap - proud of the way he played. He did some things, some really good things, under a lot of heat and duress and handled himself well, gave our team a chance to win.'
12/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick not as dominant: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick completed 21 of his 32 pass attempts for 208 yards, no touchdowns and no interceptions...[+] in the Week 13 game against the St. Louis Rams. He also had nine carries for a team-high 84 yards in the overtime loss, but no touchdowns and one fumble lost. After the game, head coach Jim Harbaugh indicated he did not anticipate any changes at quarterback heading into Week 14.
11/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick to start Week 13San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed that QB Colin Kaepernick will start in the teams Week 13 game....[+]San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed that QB Colin Kaepernick will start in the teams Week 13 game.
11/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick doing damage outside the pocket : San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick completed five of seven passes outside the pocket for 54 yards and his only touchdown...[+] in Week 12. All three of his touchdown passes this season have come on throws outside the pocket.
11/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick solid in first road start: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick made his first NFL road start, and second career start, in Week 12 against the New Orleans...[+] Saints. He completed 16 of his 25 pass attempts for 231 yards, one touchdown and one interception. He also ran six times for 27 yards and a touchdown.
11/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick will start against New Orleans Saints: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick, continuing an ongoing storyline, will start against the New Orleans Saints during Week...[+] 12. It will be Kaepernick's second career NFL start. While all signs pointed to him starting this week, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh wouldn't name a starting quarterback for the game.
11/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick surprised in first start: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick completed 16 of his 23 passes for 243 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions in the...[+] Week 11 game against the Chicago Bears Monday, Nov. 19. Kaepernick also had 12 rushing yards on four runs.
11/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Defense unlikely to change versus Colin Kaepernick : The Chicago Bears are not expected to make many adjustments with San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick now starting in Week...[+] 11. The team's defensive scheme is more about technique and discipline against athletic quarterbacks.
11/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick might start in Week 11: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick might make his first NFL start in Week 11 against the Chicago Bears Monday, Nov. 19, if...[+] QB Alex Smith (concussion) is unable to go.
News -- October 2012
10/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick finds end zone: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick completed his only pass for seven yards in Week 5 against the Buffalo Bills, and he ran...[+] four times for 39 yards and a touchdown. He also lost a fumble. Kaepernick has run for scores in back-to-back games.
News -- August 2012
8/23KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick wins backup QB job: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has won the backup job behind starting QB Alex Smith, according to head coach Jim Harbaugh....[+]
8/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick expected to be backup QB: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has likely established himself as the team's No. 2 quarterback, partly because QB Josh...[+] X. Johnson hasn't done much to distinguish himself.
8/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick to be No. 2 QB Friday: San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said QB Colin Kaepernick will be the second quarterback to enter the game in their...[+] first preseason game Friday, Aug. 10.
News -- July 2012
7/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick expected to hang onto backup job: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick is expected to enter training camp as the No. 2 quarterback behind starter QB Alex Smith....[+] However, he'll need to hold off a charge from QB Josh X. Johnson.
News -- June 2012
6/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | No. 2 QB job up for grabs : San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said the team's backup quarterback job remains wide open. QBs Colin Kaepernick, Josh...[+] X. Johnson and Scott Tolzien all looked good during workouts, according to Harbaugh, and should have a spirited competition when training camp begins. 'All three of those guys are going to play a long time in this league, in our opinion,' Harbaugh said. 'But the competition for No. 2 and No. 3 will be there when we get to training camp. That will unfold with the practices and the preseason games. That will be very exciting.'
6/14KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick struggles with accuracy: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick struggled with his accuracy for the second straight day of workouts Wednesday, June 13....[+] Kaepernick has reportedly shown a penchant for aiming his throws that require touch instead of using his natural throwing motion.
News -- April 2012
4/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | No frontrunner for No. 2 QB job: San Francisco 49ers QBs Colin Kaepernick and Josh X. Johnson will be competing for the No. 2 quarterback job during training camp...[+] but neither will have the edge when the competition begins.
News -- March 2012
3/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Josh Johnson, Colin Kaepernick to compete for No. 2 QB job: San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said QBs Josh X. Johnson and QB Colin Kaepernick will compete for the backup quarterback...[+] job during training camp.
3/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Turning attention to Alex Smith : The San Francisco 49ers will likely now turn their attention to re-signing free-agent QB Alex Smith after free-agent QB Peyton...[+] Manning (Colts) has decided to play for the Denver Broncos. If the team is unable to re-sign Smith, QB Colin Kaepernick would likely end up the teams starter.
News -- February 2012
2/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Rookie QBs progressed well in 2011: San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said Thursday, Feb. 23, that QBs Colin Kaepernick and Scott Tolzien each made positive...[+] progress in their rookie seasons. 'Both of those youngsters did as good a job or better than I've ever seen young quarterbacks approach the game,' Harbaugh said. 'Both of them just sponges in terms of picking up as much as they possibly can. That first of all was the most impressive thing. I also liked the way they competed in practice, before practice, after practice.'
2/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick expects to compete for starting QB job: San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick said he expects to be involved in an open and fair competition for the team's starting...[+] quarterback job in 2012.
News -- December 2011
12/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: 49ers | Colin Kaepernick could see playing time: The San Francisco 49ers are considering giving QB Colin Kaepernick some playing time in the final five games of the season. He...[+] has gone 3-for-3 for 35 yards in his only action of the year.