Colin Kaepernick is an American professional football quarterback who played for the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League from 2011 to 2016. Colin played college football for the University of Nevada where he was named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year twice. He became the only player in NCAA Division I FBS history to amass 10,000 passing yards and 4,000 rushing yards in a career. Born on November 3, 1987, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, he was just a few weeks old when he was adopted by Teresa and Rick Kaepernick, a white couple. His biological mother, Heidi Russo, was 19 when he was born. He studied at John H. Pitman High School. He made his NFL debut against Philadelphia Eagles on October 2, 2011. He has been dating television and radio host Nessa Diab since 2015.
Colin Kaepernick Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 3 November 1987
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Birth Name: Colin Rand Kaepernick
Nickname: Pig Socks
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Occupation: NFL Player
Race/Ethnicity: Multiracial (African-American, White)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Colin Kaepernick Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 230 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 104 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 4½”
Height in Meters: 1.94 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Chest: 46 in (117 cm)
Biceps: 16 in (41 cm)
Waist: 34 in (86 cm)
Shoe Size: 13 (US)
Colin Kaepernick Family Details:
Father: Rick Kaepernick
Mother: Teresa Kaepernick
Siblings: Devon Kaepernick (Older Sister), Kyle Kaepernick (Older Brother)
Colin Kaepernick Education:
John H. Pitman High School
University of Nevada, Reno (2010)
Colin Kaepernick Facts:
*He was born on November 3, 1987, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
*He was adopted by Rick and Teresa Kaepernick.
*He started playing football at the age of 8.
*The 49ers signed Kaepernick to a 6-year extension, worth over $110 million, in June 2014.
*He became known for protesting injustice by refusing to stand for the national anthem.
*He was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the 36th round of the 2011 National Football League draft.
*Visit his official website: www.kaepernick7.com
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.