Where Colin Kaepernick should land if the 49ers cut ties

Colin Kaepernick's future depends on finding a coach who can develop his talent. Bob Levey/Getty Images

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick needs a fresh start, a new teacher and a system that defies the stubborn old-school logic of the NFL. Talk that he is unable to adapt to the static world of the pro game is shortsighted and a product of coaches unwilling to think outside of the box. Kaepernick, despite his early success in the league, has taken a step back in his development as an NFL quarterback, but don't be so quick to dismiss him being a starter again some day.