improve to 2-0 in playoff games. Who was the last QB to win each of his first 2 career playoff starts? Answer: Colin Kaepernick in 2012 8. The Patriots are 2-1 in the playoffs in the Tom Brady era against teams that had a negative point differential
2013) were jettisoned only once it was determined that the younger alternative -- Tom Brady , Aaron Rodgers and Colin Kaepernick -- offered greater upside. Perhaps the closest parallels to Cousins are a pair of ex- Broncos in Jay Cutler and
embarrassment of riches at quarterback. The 49ers have been so great at quarterback, Jeff Garcia, Alex Smith and Colin Kaepernick were all expendable. As a Bears supporter, I find this quite vexing.) Beyond that, Garoppolo has started his
superb postseason, in which quarterback Joe Flacco bested the likes of Andrew Luck , Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Colin Kaepernick . But they proceeded to miss the playoffs in three of the next four seasons. That spurred whispers throughout this
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo and Ian Rapoport discuss the likelihood of the Philadelphia Eagles pursuing Colin Kapernick in the wake of Carson Wentz's season-ending injury.
improve as a passer and playmaker during eight starts with the 49ers in 2015. After he deservedly lost his job to Colin Kaepernick in the middle of the 2016 regular season, I started to regret my comments. But I remembered something that I learned
always competed in San Francisco -- and had a few moments of glory -- before eventually being overshadowed by the Colin Kaepernick question (pre-kneeling). Gabbert clearly outplayed Kap in 2015, before giving way last season. When I saw
Ravens . He still doesn't like to talk about the loss, the game in which "28-6" would have become legend if Colin Kaepernick and Michael Crabtree had connected once in three tries, if that timeout from the sideline had never been called
will be Gabbert's first start since Week 5 of 2016 for the San Francisco 49ers , after which he was benched for Colin Kaepernick . In six games played last year, Gabbert completed 56.9 percent of his passes for 925 yards, five touchdowns
against one interception). That equaled a 123.4 passer rating -- the highest mark for a 49ers starting QB since Colin Kaepernick 's 128.2 in Week 6 of 2015. One major area of improvement Sunday: The offense converted on eight of its 12 third
The "Aftermath" crew discusses which quarterback gives the Denver Broncos the best chance to win and stay competitive in the AFC.
Insider Ian Rapoport. The trade could give the 49ers for a viable solution at quarterback for the first time since Colin Kaepernick era in San Francisco. For the Patriots , it appears the team is indeed confident Brady doesn't need an immediate
Colin Kaepernick throws the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Miami Marlins in San Francisco, Friday, June 21, 2013.
a single snap in the game that year. That player was Alex Smith , who had been consigned to backup status after Colin Kaepernick exploded on the scene for the 49ers . Smith was having a career year for that Niners before a concussion opened the
planning of the meeting says it's scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 31. And at this point, former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not expected to be there. There will be no rule change forcing players to stand for the national anthem, as
said this week, he has invested three years in Hundley and two in new backup Joe Callahan . Any thought of pursuing Colin Kaepernick or some other veteran is a distant Plan C or D right now, and wouldn't fit with the Packers ' approach to personnel
expressed caution until they see real action from the league to support their causes. Even the issue of whether Colin Kaepernick , who ignited these protests last year and who has filed a grievance alleging that owners have colluded to keep him
Matt Schaub . ... Mallett, once seen as a mysterious trade target for quarterback-needy rosters, was an abject disaster all summer and the logical person to point to when asking how on Earth Colin Kaepernick doesn't have a job.
Tuesday's meeting was free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick . Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins told reporters that ..... s meeting to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. " Colin Kaepernick was not invited to attend today's meeting by any
More Columns > Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance under the NFL's collective bargaining agreement Sunday, alleging collusion that has denied him a job with
NFL Network's Steve Wyche, Ian Rapoport and Judy Battista discuss the general points discussed at today's NFL Fall Owners Meeting, what progress was made and the finality of any decisions, and the status of what Colin Kaepernick's tole in the day was.
Hundley has been groomed for three years for this moment, and signing a veteran free-agent quarterback, such as Colin Kaepernick , is anathema to the approach general manager Ted Thompson has taken during his tenure. The Packers have strongly
broadcaster Troy Aikman suggested the Packers might attempt to coax Tony Romo out of the CBS booth to replace Rodgers. Colin Kaepernick 's name was also bandied about throughout social media. Coach Mike McCarthy made it clear after the game, however
as the backup, coach Mike McCarthy said, knocking down whatever speculation may follow about the Packers signing Colin Kaepernick or another veteran QB immediately. (No surprise, given how the Packers have run their personnel department for
the shovels and sweeps infiltrating the league, the style of offense that everyone wrote was dead to explain away Colin Kaepernick 's lack of employment keeps showing up on television every Sunday. Dallas took the lead over Green Bay late with