SAN FRANCISCO - 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with MusclePharm.
MusclePharm is a nutritional supplement company. Kaepernick will represent MusclePharm in a series of advertisements, and make radio and television appearances.
"I added MusclePharm supplements to my routine at the beginning of my rookie season in the NFL," Kaepernick said in a press release. "MP covers all my needs when it comes to energy, recovery and increased productivity both on and off the field. I am honored to become part of the MusclePharm team and look forward to representing their highly regarded brand."
MusclePharm Founder & CEO, Brad Pyatt, added, "Kaepernick's reputation as a workout fanatic coupled with his amazing physique makes him an ideal fit with the MusclePharm brand. He is both an articulate and charismatic young man with a work ethic and competitive drive that complement his dynamic athleticism. We are thrilled to have him represent MusclePharm"
Kaepernick led the 49ers to the Super Bowl last season, helping San Francisco win the NFC title. He passed for 2,612 yards, 14 touchdowns and five interceptions in 16 games (including the playoffs.) He also ran for 679 yards and eight more touchdowns.
Kaepernick was a second-round draft pick out of Nevada back in 2011. He set numerous school and NCAA records as a four-year starter with the Wolf Pack.