Colin Kaepernick’s Mother Says He’s Brought Shame To His Country And Family


Ouch. That has to hurt.

In the wake of the very public shaming that has befallen San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick for his decision to disrespect our National Anthem, the deepest cut may have come from the disgraced QB’s own mother.

Heidi Russo is Colin Kaepernick’s biological mother, who gave him up for adoption when he was a baby. Over the weekend she took to Twitter to express her disappointment with his decision to act out in such a public and disrespectful manner.

“There’s ways to make change w/o disrespecting & bringing shame to the very country & family who afforded you so many blessings,” the upset mother declared.

She then added that “The path less traveled doesn’t need to be one of destruction.”

Needless to say, Russo received a lot of negative feedback about her decision to weigh in on the ongoing hubbub surrounding Kaepernick’s decision to express his disgust with our nation.

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