Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson will meet Sunday in the NFC Championship game in Seattle, and while the game won’t generate the interest that Brady vs. Manning will, here’s a subplot that some folks will surely try to make happen all week: The clean cut, well-spoken, religious black QB vs. the tatted up, backward-hat wearing, unfriendly black QB. The media loves Wilson; it loves to go after Kaepernick, especially when he ignores them.
“Kaepernick behaves like a schoolboy banished to the principal’s office. His microphone is where well-intended questions go to die.” Those were two sentences that appeared in the New York Times.
And some enterprising young man (note: a Seahawks fan) spent a lot of time scouring the instagram accounts of both QBs, and put this together. I’ll admit, I laughed a few times:
Semper sigh, indeed. Both QBs are born in November. Wilson is 25. Kaepernick is 26. If this is the new Brady/Manning … giddy up. [H/T: Jonathan Jones]
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