Colin Kaepernick has received another honor, Sports Illustrated has named him as the recipient of the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award.
Sports Illustrated said Kaepernick is getting this recognition “for his steadfastness in the fight for social justice and for his adherence to his beliefs no matter the cost.”
It is a rare person who gives up what he loves in exchange for what he believes. Colin Kaepernick is the winner of SI’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award.
Muhammad Ali’s widow, Lonnie Ali said, “I am proud to be able to present this to Colin for his passionate defense of social justice and civil rights for all people.”