Colin Kaepernick faced the media for the final time of the 2012 season on Tuesday in the 49ers locker room. The second-year quarterback spoke about his first Super Bowl experience in just his 10th game as a starter, as he nearly guided the team back from a 22-point deficit in the second half.
Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee examined Kaepernick’s exit day gathering with the media.
“Kaepernick still was simmering and on edge after cleaning out his locker Tuesday,” Barrows wrote. “Wide receiver Kyle Williams said Kaepernick already was maniacal when it came to offseason training, so having a Super Bowl title within his grasp will boost that intensity level a few more degrees. Kaepernick said he will start training next week in Atlanta, where he prepared for the scouting combine and the draft in 2011.”
The rest of today’s Morning Tailgate looks at Harbaugh’s parting words of the 2012 season and more.
Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle wrote that Harbaugh won’t second-guess the final 49ers drive of the Super Bowl.
CSNBayArea.com shared the 2013 NFL Draft order and the 49ers will hold the No. 31 overall pick.
Nate Stuhlbarg of CSNBayArea.com passed along comments from Harbaugh, who wants to keep his coaching staff intact.
Barrows spoke to WR A.J. Jenkins, who said he wants to come back a completely different player in 2013.
Lynn Hoppes of ESPN.com held a Q&A with Joe Montana about his new Tide commercial and the 49ers Super Bowl run.
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