The hunter is about to be the hunted.
Colin Kaepernick, who filed a grievance towards NFL homeowners final October charging collusion, will likely be deposed by the league on Tuesday, April 17, in accordance with Yahoo! Sports activities.
Kaepernick performed six seasons for the 49ers. After the 2016 season, throughout which he started kneeling in silent protest in the course of the nationwide anthem earlier than video games, he opted out of a seven-year, $126 million contract signed in 2014. He has been unable to signal with one other NFL staff since leaving the 49ers.
Kaepernick’s attorneys have requested the NFL for emails and textual content messages from a number of groups together with the Seattle Seahawks, Baltimore Ravens and Tennessee Titans, in addition to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and different league officers, in accordance with cbssports.com.
Kaepernick attended the deposition of Houston Texans proprietor Bob McNair final month in accordance with Yahoo, which printed the next record of questions believed prone to be requested of Kaepernick.
“Whether or not Kaepernick anticipated to be signed as a starter as soon as he opted out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers.
“What wage calls for he or his illustration had in thoughts early in free company.
“Whether or not Kaepernick’s capability to play diminished as a consequence of previous accidents.
“How Kaepernick associated to coaches or teammates whereas taking part in for the 49ers.
“Whether or not Kaepernick expressed a willingness to proceed his skilled soccer profession anyplace exterior of the NFL.
“Whether or not Kaepernick has ever found or been introduced with tangible proof that NFL groups or executives sought to remove him from taking part in within the league once more.”
In keeping with Yahoo the grievance course of might prolong into 2019.