Colin Kaepernick is an American football quarterback. Currently, Colin is a free agent. He played college football at the University of Nevada. After his graduation, he was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Let’s find out more about how much is Colin Kaepernick’s net worth in 2018.
Colin Kaepernick Early Life
He was born on 3rd November 1987 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Colin started playing football when he was eight years old which led him to play in youth team’s starting quarterback at the age of 9. During his early adulthood, he was the most valuable player of the Central California Conference. He played several matches during his schooling, which ultimately led to choose his career to become a football player.
Colin Kaepernick Career, Awards & Achievement
During his college, he achieved some accolades and received, many scholarships on this particular sport, which led him to play football with, full of passion. After his graduation, he signed with XAM Sports and Entertainment. He went and completed his training for the NFL Scouting Combine at Competitive Edge Sports with trainer Chip Smith and quarterbacks coach Roger Theder in Atlanta, Georgia.
Awards & Achievements:
In 2008, Kaepernick became just the fifth player in NCAA history to pass for 2,000 yards and rush for 1,000 or more yards in a single season. Some of his notable statistical achievements were:
• Ranked seventh among all NCAA players with 7.02 yards per carrying.
• Was tied ninth among all NCAA players with 17 rushing TD’s
• Only NCAA quarterbacks in 2008 to pass for 2,500 or more yards and rush for 1,000 or more yards.
• Ranked second among all NCAA QB’s in rushing yardage with 1,130.
In 2009, Colin was named the WAC Offensive Player of the Year at the WAC Media’s event in July. In August, he was named to the Davey O’Brien Award, Manning Award and Maxwell Award. Kaepernick was the first player in Nevada history to earn the team’s MVP award twice. He finished the 2009 season with 2,052 passing yards and 1,183 rushing yards. He became the first player in NCAA history to record back-to-back 2,000/1,000 yard seasons.
It is remarkable that he was a counselor at the prestigious Manning Passing Academy event in Thibodaux, Louisiana during the 2010 camp. Entering the 2010 NCAA season, Kaepernick ranked first among active college football players in rushing touchdowns. He was second in yards-per-carry, total offense-per-game, and touchdowns scored. He ranked third in yards-per-play and fourth in pass touchdowns and a total number of offensive plays.
Net worth of Colin Kaepernick
The estimated net worth of Colin Kaepernick is $25 million. His workout bonus thereafter ranges to $400,000, and his roster bonus thereafter ranges to $1,250,000. His salary augmented to $10,400,000. It recorded that his incentive, bonus, and salary s augmenting to at least 25% every year. After becoming a free agent, he started earning $40 million from his $126 million contracts.
Colin’s sportiveness and activeness have taken him places with all sort of success and achievements. Being a player as well as a leader his prestigious and ever winning mindset is one of the major sources of accomplishing his dreams. He has proved his excellence in all the seasons in which he played.