Sports

Colin Kaepernick’s Former Coach Says He Doesn’t Respect Him Sitting During The National Anthem [VIDEO]

(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

David Hookstead Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
Font Size:

Colin Kaepernick’s former coach with the San Francisco 49ers Jim Harbaugh is speaking out against him.

Harbaugh, who now coaches at the University of Michigan, addressed Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem during a Monday press conference. (RELATED: Hookstead’s Hot Take: America Stood Up For Colin Kaepernick, He Should Stand For The Flag)

“I acknowledge his right to do that, but I don’t respect the motivation or the action,” Harbaugh told the media.

WATCH:

Kaepernick has been getting drilled by people in the media and the sports world. Despite all the backlash he doesn’t plan on sitting out. (RELATED: Colin Kaepernick Will Remain Sitting During National Anthem [VIDEO])

Recent reports have also surfaced that the 49ers will likely cut Kaepernick before the start of the season.

Follow David on Twitter and Facebook