RIVERDALE, Ga. — Colin Kaepernick showed the NFL.
Unhappy with the set-up of a the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback canceled that session and instead held his own. He threw for about 45 minutes to Bruce Ellington, Brice Butler, Jordan Veasy and Ari Werts, and appeared to get better as the workout went on.
He doesn’t seem to have lost any arm strength, connecting on several deep balls. He did miss on a couple of throws, particularly early in the workout, but it’s not clear whether that was the result of rust, unfamiliarity with the receivers, a flaw of Kaepernick’s or a combination of factors.
It also was impossible to tell how he would perform in an actual game, given that no player faces pressure from a