Historically, quarterbacks haven’t been great athletes. They’ve basically been men with a canon arm to go along with a slim, nondescript build. Colin Kaepernick is different — and The Body Issue proves it. He got nude in for this annual ESPN The Magazine special and there’s no denying he’s a beast.
Scroll down to see 8 pictures of Colin Kaepernick like you’ve never seen him before.
The up-and-coming star for the San Francisco 49ers has all the tools to revolutionize the QB position. He has that canon but he’s also built like a linebacker, has the speed of a wide receiver and the vision of a running back. If he can put it all together, there’s not a more dangerous weapon in the NFL.
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