49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick tweets he was fined $5,500 despite not using racial slur


What the dirty? San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick appeal was denied as the NFL fined the 49ers franchise quarterback $5,500 after no evidence that a racial slur word was used. A conversation that took place during a Week 2 matchup with the Chicago Bears, it was DE Lamarr Houston who was on the other end of that conversation. Kaepernick who was upset with the fine tweeted, and rightfully so tweeted:

I would have to agree with him. Kaepernick then retweeted our article:

Colin Kaepernick Twitter

Colin Kaepernick Twitter

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