Colin Kaepernick Signs Contract Extension With Huge Quill Pen (Photo)

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick signed his new contract extension with a pen that would make our forefathers proud.

Kaepernick became one of the highest-paid players in the NFL on Wednesday afternoon, signing a six-year, $126 million extension with San Francisco that includes $61 million in guaranteed money. That massive contract demands to be signed with a massive writing utensil, so the 26-year-old did it with a quill pen fit for the Declaration of Independence.

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But Kaepernick wasn’t the only one who got to use the fancy pen. It has become somewhat of a tradition with the 49ers this year, as Marcus Martin, a draft pick out of USC, and Blake Costanzo, who returns to the 49ers after two seasons with the Chicago Bears, got in on the fun, too.

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However, Kaepernick was the only one sporting socks with dollar bills on them at his press conference. He said the socks weren’t planned, but if there ever was a day to wear those bad boys, Wednesday definitely was it.

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