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Colin Kaepernick's 4th Grade Letter Predicted He Would Play Football For The San Francisco 49ers (PHOTO)

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COLIN KAEPERNICK FOURTH GRADE LETTER
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) warms up before an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) | AP

It's no secret that good quarterbacks are often able to anticipate how a play might turn out, but this might be taking it a bit too far.

When he was in the fourth grade, Colin Kaepernick wrote a letter in which he expressed his desire to play professional football for the 49ers. The letter was broadcast to the millions watching NBC as the San Francisco QB led his team to a 41-34 win over the Patriots Sunday night.

(H/T r/sports)

"I hope I go to a good college in football[.] Then go to the pros and play on the Niners or the Packers even if they aren't good in seven years," the clairvoyant Kaepernick wrote.

Though the letter was unearthed back in 2010 by Kaepernick's hometown newspaper, the Turlock Journal, it's only now gaining the attention of media and fans alike.


SB Nation
Just call him Colin "Nostradamus" Kaepernick.

Jay Pizzo
And who said writing down your goals didn't work?

Bryan Armen Graham
Does Colin Kaepernick have any stock tips? Check out the letter he wrote himself in fourth grade.

He may seem like a soothsayer now, but things could have turned out quite differently for Kaepernick, who dodged a potential baseball career when he chose to continue breaking football records at Nevada despite being drafted by the Chicago Cubs in 2009.

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