Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick

Football Quarterback

Colin Rand Kaepernick is an American football quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Nevada (Reno) Wolf Pack. At Nevada, Kaepernick twice was named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year, and he was the Most Valuable Player of the 2008 Humanitarian Bowl. In the 2011 NFL Draft the San Francisco 49ers selected Kaepernick in the second round with the 36th overall pick.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Colin Kaepernick.


1987 Birth Born on November 3, 1987.


2006 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Nevada was the only school that offered him a football scholarship, but was still concerned that he would opt for baseball until he signed in February 2006.
He was reported to throw a 92 MPH fastball as a senior in HS as reported on Kaepernick's first college start in 2007 against Boise State He was also a member of the Brewers Grey squad in the 2005 Area Code games. … Read More


Kaepernick, with 1,130 rushing yards, and running back Vai Taua, with 1,521 rushing yards, made 2008 the first year in school history that Nevada had two 1,000-yard rushers in the same season. … Read More
Kaepernick graduated from the University of Nevada Reno in December 2010 with a bachelors degree in business management and is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity.
2011 23 Years Old …  He was drafted in the 2nd round, 36th overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. … Read More
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