Kaepernick jersey becomes best-seller in 49ers online store

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Monday, September 5, 2016
Colin Kaepernick throws the ball during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Green Bay Packers on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif.
Colin Kaepernick throws the ball during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Green Bay Packers on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Colin Kaepernick's controversial national anthem protest may be spurring sales of jerseys bearing the quarterback's name.

The No. 7 jersey is now the best-selling such apparel item in the 49ers online store.

Just two weeks ago, it was the 20th-best-seller. At the end of last season, the shirts were on clearance.

Not all buyers are fans.

Social media has lit up with videos of people burning their Kaepernick jerseys.

A Kaepernick jersey will set you back $100.