Just in time for Superbowl 47, the sports card hobby has had a new superstar born. Colin Kaepernick stood in the shadows of Alex Smith most of his 2011 rookie season, taking a total of five snaps in live action. The athletic quarterback, who was draft in the 2nd round of the 2011 NFL Draft from the Universty of Nevada, received his chance to play after starting quarterback Alex Smith was sidelined due to an injury.
10 straight victories for the San Francisco 49ers, including a trip to the playoffs, and now a starting gig at the Superbowl. Not a bad few months for kid who previously had logged more hours holding the clip board than holding a football.
Take a look at our Top 10 List of the Best Colin Kapernick Rookie Cards on the market.