Colin Kaepernick Fined $10,000 For Wearing Beats By Dre Headphones

When the NFL announced that it was banning players from wearing Beats By Dre headphones because of a deal with Bose, a lot of people immediately pointed at the quarterback poster boy for the brand: Colin Kaepernick. Then on Sunday, he said “fuck it” and wore his pink Beats By Dre headphones for his post-game press conference.


Now he has to pay, according to league sources. His fine will be $10,000:

As to who is paying the fine? Well…


Let’s see if he continues to defy League orders this week and, if so, how much the fine will be. Your move, K-Cap.

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