When it comes to making headlines in the football world, Colin Kaepernick seems to have a knack for it.
The former 49ers quarterback, who recently transitioned to focusing on activism full time, has not played professional football in recent years and is currently levying a collusion case against the NFL, leaving his role within the football world up in the air.
However, America's new football league, the Alliance of American Football, reportedly sought out adding Kaepernick to a roster, which would bring him back into the fray of American football. However, Kaepernick's request of $20 million
A source told the Associated Press that Colin Kaepernick wanted $20 million or more to consider playing with the AAF. https://t.co/1lYRejlhtj— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 15, 2019
Furthermore, the AAF doesn't have the establishment in the American consciousness to allow the league to pay Kaepernick this type of money,
Colin Kaepernick said he wanted $20,000,000.. honestly, I think he just doesn't want to play football anymore.— Hesterly (@NHesterly) February 15, 2019
This information is sure to hurt Kaepernick's reputation, and it will be up to him to make the repairs necessary.
Kaepernick's reputation with some football fans has already been damaged by the collusion case, and this is not going to help him gain favor with them at all.