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Colin Kaepernick and his Dolphins hat: The 49ers QB responds

Yesterday, we took a look at some pictures showing San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wearing a Miami Dolphins hat. Kaepernick responded to the hysteria from 49ers fans.

Call it "Hat-gate." At least, that's what is has become. Yesterday, we took a look at San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sporting a Miami Dolphins hat while attending a July 4th party.



The pictures were picked up by USA Today, Fox Sports, and other sources, as San Francisco 49ers fans reacted to their franchise quarterback wearing our favorite team's hat. It got to the point that this idea became a talking point - at least to some fans:

Of course, that's the extreme, and most of the fans were either annoyed by the picture, or didn't really care. However, the rhetoric was loud enough that Kaepernick himself responded. He posted this tweet:

The link takes you to his Instagram account, where he posted the following picture, including the full text of his tweet above:


Once again, I ask, what are your thoughts on "Hat-gate?" Is there a lot here, or is is a lot to do about nothing?

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