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The greatest play in baseball (hint: it doesn't involve a baseball) On April 25, 1976 at Dodger Stadium, Rick Monday of the Chicago Cubs, grabbed and secured the American flag from two individuals as they were attempting to burn our flag in the middle of the playing field.

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from ESPN.com

Rick Reilly: Kaepernick's birth mom yearns for contact

Colin Kaepernick in 2010. Links to a great article about Colin's adoptive parents, Rick and Teresa.

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Rob Lowe just took down every Anthem hater in the NFL with 1 epic tweet >>“Any player wants to boycott the anthem on 9/11 should be asked to remain in the locker room until kickoff,” he tweeted directly to the NFL. “It’s not their moment.”

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Would she still be so interested if he wasn't successful?? "A call Kaepernick should make" - ESPN

#49ers #ColinKaepernick #Superbowl Kaepernick...His birth mother, Heidi Russo—19, unmarried, and almost broke—took care of him for five weeks while looking for an adoptive couple. She wanted to find a couple that was financially set, had kids, and loved sports. She chose Rick and Teresa Kaepernick, who had two kids already–son Kyle and daughter Devon—and were looking for a boy after having lost two other sons to heart defects.Kaepernick became the youngest of their three children.

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