Kaepernick Just Signed, but Not With NFL: Report

Page Six says he's inked a $1M book deal
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 25, 2017 9:20 AM CDT
Report: Kaepernick Nabs $1M Book Deal
Colin Kaepernick is seen during an NFL game in Santa Clara, Calif., on Jan. 1, 2017.   (AP Photo/Tony Avelar File)

Colin Kaepernick has so far failed to secure a new NFL contract, but he's reportedly just landed a major book deal. A day after reporting that Kaepernick was seen meeting with publishers at the New York offices of talent agency WME, Page Six reports the athlete has nabbed a $1 million book deal with Random House imprint One World. Pro Football Talk confirms the report but notes "it's unclear what the focus or format of the book will be." A source tells ESPN, however, that a deal has yet to be signed. (Read more Colin Kaepernick stories.)

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