Colin Kaepernick Looks Exactly Like Jazz Legend Sonny Rollins

Our greatest jazz quarterback.

Breaking Super Bowl news arrives today via New York magazine’s Eric Benson, who has alerted the world to the striking similarities between San Francisco 49ers quarterback/Big Cheese heir Colin Kaepernick and the younger version of jazz legend Sonny Rollins.

2. Rollins in 1962

3. Rollins in 1967

Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images

4. Here’s what Sonny Rollins looks like today.

Michael Tran / Getty Images

5. Which means that, with any luck, Colin Kaepernick will one day look like this:

Jeff Chiu / AP

6. In the future, only elite quarterbacks will be allowed to grow giant white beards.

Check out more articles on!

  Your Reaction?


    Here Are The Top Stories
    • More debris – believed to be part of the missing aircraft MH370 – has been found washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion on Sunday.
    • Cilla Black, the legendary English singer and TV star, has died at her home in Spain, according to local police. She was 72-years-old.
    • A conservation group at Oxford University told BuzzFeed News that media reports of Jericho's death were not true and that the 11-year-old lion was "alive and well".
    Get The News App

    Now Buzzing