Colin Rand Kaepernick is a former football quarterback and civil rights activist from the United States. He rose to prominence after the Netflix premiere of his short series Colin in Black and White. He spent six seasons in the National Football League with the San Francisco 49ers (NFL).

Who Is The Girlfriend Of Colin Kaepernick?

Colin Kaepernick is private when it comes to his personal life. However, former player Colin is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Nessa Diab. She is a radio host and a reality television star. They confirmed their relationship in February 2016. Also, know about Julius Peppers

Nessa Diab And Her Boyfriend, Colin Kaepernick
Nessa Diab And Her Boyfriend, Colin Kaepernick
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This beautiful couple was tight-lipped about their relationship. But they made it official at Valentine’s Hearts fundraiser to benefit Camp Taylor. This duo founded the Know Your Rights Camp.

Welcomed A Child

Colin Kaepernick and Nessa Diab welcomed a child together in 2022. The couple welcomed their first child together in the summer of 2022 and announced the news a few weeks after the baby’s birth.

Net Worth Of Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick’s net worth is around $20 million, making him one of the highest-paid quarterbacks. The San Francisco 49ers drafted Nessa’s boyfriend in 2011; still, he did not earn enough playing time that season to make an impression.

 Kaepernick meeting Mariah Carey
Kaepernick meeting Mariah Carey
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However, 2012 was his season; the football great led his club to the Super Bowl XLVII championship. The following year, he excelled again, solidifying his position on the team.

Recognizing the importance, he contributes to the organization, and theSan Francisco 49ers inked a six-year contract extension for $126 million. The signing bonus alone was worth $12.3 million, with a total of $54 million in possible guarantees. Between 2011 and 2016, Colin earned a bit more than $43 million in salary (before taxes and fees).

Apart from Colin’s football career, he earns some amount of endorsement deals. In 2011, he signed his first Nike deal.

Real Estate

 An American football player sold his house in San Jose, California, for $3.075 million. The home features four bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, and nearly 4,600 square feet of living space.

Similarly, Kaepernick again bought the home in 2014 for $2.7 million. Also, in 2016, he purchased a house in New York City for $3.21 million, which features a swimming pool, a private health club, and a garage.

Career Of Civil Rights Activist Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick began his college career as a backup quarterback for the Wolf Pack in 2007, appearing in 11 of the team’s 13 games. The Chicago Cubs drafted Kaepernick in the 43rd round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft. He elected to stay at the University of Nevada and did not sign with the Cubs.

At the 2011 NFL Draft, on April 29, 2011, the San Francisco 49ers moved up with the Denver Broncos from the thirteenth selection in the second round (45th overall) to Kaepernick as the fourth choice in the second round (36th overall).

QuavoHuncho and Colin
QuavoHuncho and Colin
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Kaepernick had not had an NFL audition since becoming a free agent in November of 2018. He kept working out five days a week and indicated publicly and privately that he wanted to play again.

The NFL scheduled a workout for him in Atlanta on November 16, 2019. The private session was closed to the media and was open to all 32 NFL clubs. It was supposed to involve an on-field exercise and an interview, with footage of both distributed to teams afterward.


An American civil rights activist was born on November 3, 1987, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His mother is Heidi Russo who give birth to him at the age of 19 while her father is an unknown African-American man. Also read: Boet Prinsloo

Being single and impoverished, Russo had to place him for adoption. While he was five weeks he was adopted by Rick and Teresa Kaepernick. Likewise, he has a brother Kyle, and a sister, Devon through his adoptive parents.

He spent his childhood in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, before moving to Turlock, California, with his family when he was four years old.

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Rick Kaepernick Father
Teresa Kaepernick Mother
Nessa Partner
Kyle Kaepernick Brother
Devon Kaepernick Sister