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NFL: Anthem-protesting Kaepernick named starter for 49ers

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(Reuters) - Colin Kaepernick, who has caused controversy by kneeling during the U.S. national anthem, has been named the starting quarterback for the National Football League's San Francisco 49ers, the team said on Tuesday.
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