The NFL caught fire on Friday after former San Francisco 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick listed as “retired” on the league’s official website.
Former quarterback’s girlfriend Nessa Diab took to Twitter to slap the league for “lying” and “claiming [Kapernick] retired.”
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“Colin did not retire. You get him black bc [sic] he protested peacefully against police brutality. He is a Superbowl QB and should play bc [sic] his statistics show that, “she said in a tweet with a screenshot of Kapernick̵
Kaepernick has not played in the NFL since the 2016 season. In 12 games that year, he had 2,241 passing yards, 16 touchdown passes, and four interceptions.
The NFL later adjusted its status to “UFA” or an undrafted free agent.
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“Thanks to everyone who kept it [NFL] is responsible for false reporting that Colin “retired” on their site, “Diab said in a follow-up tweet.
“They heard you loud and clear bc [sic] The NFL put the exact description [Kaepernick] is one [sic] Unlimited free agent (UFA). Ask them to stop denying him employment. “