10:11 PM EDT, Sun June 26, 2016
San Francisco Chronicle

Colin Kaepernick refused to blame last year’s bad play on injuries

Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ersColin Kaepernick #7 said he looks forward to competing with Blaine Gabbert #2 in training camp. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/)An effusive and upbeat Colin Kaepernick met with local Bay Area media on Thursday and spoke for the first time since the end of last season. A few things he said stood out. 1. Kaepernick refused to blame last year’s injuries for his poor play and eventual benching. “I did not play my best football last year,” he stated. 2. At one point the 49ers public relations staff wanted to cut off the interview, Kaepernick said that he would...