That equates to about a seven-year, $126 million. Less annual money than Matt Ryan, Jay Cutler and pretty much the same as Tony Romo. Those three quarterbacks have a combined two less playoff wins than Kaepernick, who has started 23 career regular season games. If winning matters in the NFL, Kaepernick is worth a cool $18 million.

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