According to the report by Michael McCarthy of Sporting News, an XFL spokesperson shared both the league and Kaepernick discussed the possibility of him joining last fall, however he wanted at least $20 million USD, something the XFL couldn’t do. McCarthy also went on to state Kaep even requested the large fee should he join XFL rivals the Alliance of American Football league. Let us know if you would like to see Kaep join one of the aforementioned leagues in the comment section below.
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Earlier this month, Kaepernick reached a settlement with the NFL. To coincide with the celebrations, Nike debuted limited edition Colin Kaepernick "True to 7" jerseys.