UPDATE: Colin Kaepernick's mega-extension was reportedly worth a guaranteed $60 million. However, the details emerged late Wednesday night and the contract actually contains only $13.073 million in fully guaranteed money. This story has the full breakdown of the deal.
Colin Kaepernick has agreed to a six-year extension with the 49ers that could be worth a total of $126 million.
His current NFL players started to chime in on social media.
Congrats to Kap... Well worth it!— DonteHitner (@DonteWhitner) June 4, 2014
Get dough Kaep— Kyle Long (@Ky1eLong) June 4, 2014
I could do a whole lot with 100 mil.— Vick Ballard (@VickBallard) June 4, 2014
Don't hate the player, hate the game #Kaepernick— Will Blackmon (@willblackmon) June 4, 2014
Always happy to see a player get paid!! Well deserved, congrats @Kaepernick7— Cecil Shorts III (@CecilShortsIII) June 4, 2014
I wonder which QB will be the first to get $200Ms...— Tracy Porter (@TracyPorter) June 4, 2014
61 Ms though...Money talk baby— Duke Ihenacho (@NachoLyfe) June 4, 2014
Congrats to my LB my 6 Klub @Kaepernick7 on that contract extension.. Achievement at it's finest Now I need that money you owe me lol— Brandon Marshall (@BMarshh54) June 4, 2014
If Kaepernick is worth 110 & Jay Cutler 126mil w/ no SB wins between them, What is Big Bens value? Things are getting interesting! #PAYBEN— Charlie Batch (@CharlieBatch16) June 4, 2014
Ohhh Kap got that long money…. Salute— James Johnson (@52JMJ) June 4, 2014
DAMN!!!!! Kap lmao— Duke Williams (@Duke27_) June 4, 2014
Cashed out!— Carlos Hyde (@elguapo) June 4, 2014
Kaepernick just broke the bank! Gawwwwwwwww— STEDMAN BAILEY SR (@iamSB3) June 4, 2014
Hardest working dude I know in all honesty @Kaepernick7 he deserves more tbh always the first & last to leave I think he turn the lights on— LaMichael James (@LaMichaelJames) June 4, 2014
Kap got that "Cheese" congrats. Love seeing people get paid!— Julius Thomas (@Julius_Thomas) June 4, 2014