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Colin Kaepernick is eyeing a sensational return to the NFL and the former 49ers quarterback has reached out to the New York Jets over replacing Aaron Rodgers.
Rodgers' long-awaited debut for the Jets lasted just four snaps before he tore his Achilles tendon, ruling the 39-year-old out for the entire season.
Now, according to Jordan Schultz, Kaepernick's agent has made contact with the Jets, outlining the 35-year-old's desire to come back.
Kaepernick has been without a team since 2016, when he ignited a nationwide free speech debate by protesting racist police brutality by kneeling during the national anthem before games.
Kaepernick was later benched in favor of Blaine Gabbert in 2015 before ultimately reclaiming the starting job in 2016, but 49ers went just 1-10 with