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21 hours ago
Rotoworld
Colin Kaepernick believes Michael Crabtree is a step or two quicker now than he was last season as he recovered from his torn Achilles' tendon.
Niners Nation 17 hours ago
Colin Kaepernick talks about his development, Brandon Lloyd, Michael Crabtree, George Whitfield

Colin Kaepernick talks about his development, Brandon Lloyd, Michael Crabtree, George Whitfield

Colin Kaepernick met with the media Tuesday afternoon, and had a chance to discuss a variety of topics. He touched on the work of Brandon Lloyd and Michael Crabtree, his own development, and more. Here is a transcript. The San Francisco 49ers are through five days of on-field practice. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick was made available to the media Tuesday afternoon, and he touched on several topics, focusing in particular on his wide receivers. What are your impressions of how he's [WR Brandon Lloyd] doing out here on the practice field? "He's doing great, doing a lot of things well, on top...
San Jose Mercury News 20 hours ago

Healthy Crabtree, revamped WR corps have caught Kaepernick s eye (and passes)

Colin Kaepernick rifled a 20-yard touchdown pass that Michael Crabtree caught in a blazing stride early in Tuesday s practice.
San Jose Mercury News 20 hours ago

49ers' Colin Kaepernick enjoys bounty of receiver options

Colin Kaepernick excited Stevie Johnson, Brandon Lloyd now part of San Francisco 49ers' wide receiver mix with Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin

Healthy Crabtree, revamped WR corps have caught Kaepernick’s eye (and passes)

Colin Kaepernick rifled a 20-yard touchdown pass that Michael Crabtree caught in a blazing stride early in Tuesday’s practice. Four passes later, Kaepernick lobbed a 35-yard touchdown pass to an uncovered Crabtree. Yes, the Kaepernick-to-Crabtree connection lives, never mind that… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 21 hours ago

Kaepernick transcript: I want everyone to hear what I m saying, so they see things from my perspective

Here is Colin Kaepernick's question-and-answer session with reporters after today's practice, highlighted by his insights on a revamped receiving crops and a fully healthy Michael Crabtree:On his impressions of Brandon Lloyd: He s doing great, doing a lot of things well.

Kaepernick transcript: ‘I want everyone to hear what I’m saying, so they see things from my perspective’

Here is Colin Kaepernick’s question-and-answer session with reporters after today’s practice, highlighted by his insights on a revamped receiving crops and a fully healthy Michael Crabtree: On his impressions of Brandon Lloyd: “He’s doing great, doing a lot of things… Continue Reading →

Colin Kaepernick shines, Jon Baldwin disappears

SANTA CLARA — Here’s what stood out to me during Tuesday’s padded practice. THE GOOD 1. Colin Kaepernick. His best practice of training camp. He was accurate on the short throws and the long ones for the most part. He finally hit Vance McDonald in stride deep down the middle of the field. Kaepernick had […]

Practice No. 3: No casualties from first day in pads; Kaepernick finishes hot; Brock excels

For their first full practice in pads, hitting was surprisingly minimal. But there wasn’t a shortage of impressive plays, especially during a lengthy 11-on-11 period. Colin Kaepernick, after starting out practice off target, completed all seven of his passes in… Continue Reading →

First-rounder Jimmy Ward going through growing pains and other practice notes

Worst player on the practice field during the 49ers’ second day of training camp? Quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Cut him! Kaepernick, not known as a stupendous practice player, consistently overthrew receivers and in a drill throwing passes into a net from about 10 paces away, he was one for six. But who cares. It’s July and Kaepernick could be working on a few things this early in camp. Here are a few other notable happenings from practice. -Kaepernick did feather a 20-yard pass to Brandon Lloyd on a crossing route during team drills. Lloyd continues to impress, as does rookie cornerback...

Training camp report: Kaepernick misses the mark more than once

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me at the 49ers’ second non-padded practice of training camp. THE GOOD 1. Brandon Lloyd. Made a 20-yard catch near the sideline during an 11-on-11 team drill. Colin Kaepernick threw the pass high. Lloyd jumped and caught the ball and got both feet inbounds. 2. Stevie Johnson. […]

Vance McDonald now ready to catch Kaepernick’s ’180 mph’ passes

A day after making an impressive catch of a Colin Kaepernick pass, Vance McDonald is ready for more. Finally. McDonald had only eight receptions last season, and albeit his rookie year out of Rice, it was far less than expected… Continue Reading →
Niners Nation Jul 24, 2014
49ers training camp: Colin Kaepernick discusses Seahawks, Vernon Davis, Alex Boone

49ers training camp: Colin Kaepernick discusses Seahawks, Vernon Davis, Alex Boone

The San Francisco 49ers held their first media session of training camp on Wednesday. Colin Kaepernick had a chance to speak on a variety of topics. We've got the transcript. The San Francisco 49ers had their first player availability on Wednesday, and Colin Kaepernick was among the players to speak with the media. Kap was fairly limited in his answers, but they did seem a little more detailed than what we've seen in-season in the past. It will be interesting to see if he remains at least a little bit expansive during the coming regular season, or if it will be back to shorter answers. Kap...

Kaepernick on Stevie Johnson: “He creates so much separation. Very quick, very deceptive.”

SANTA CLARA — Colin Kaepernick was interviewed by Bay Area reporters Wednesday afternoon. Here is a transcript courtesy of the 49ers. Was it a relief to see TE Vernon Davis walk through those doors today? “Always great to have Vernon on the field. Looks good. Excited to have him back out here.” How do you […]

Kaepernick happy Davis reported, ‘not the type of person to walk out on his team’

Not surprisingly, Colin Kaepernick was among those 49ers excited to see Vernon Davis report to training camp Wednesday and halt a contract holdout. “Vernon’s not the type of person that’s going to walk out on his team like that,” Kaepernick… Continue Reading →

49ers passing offense needs to pick it up this training camp

The No. 1 mission of this 49ers training camp: boosting the Colin Kaepernick-led passing attack. It even has the defense raring to go for Thursday’s first practice action. If the secondary can get its mitts on Kaepernick passes, both sides… Continue Reading →

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