See that? No, not the #brands so conspicuously splattered across the press conference backdrop. Look closer, at the headphones… the Beats headphones draped around San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The logo has been taped off after the QB received a $10,000 fine for brandishing the Beats logo just last week.
Colin Kaepernick is wearing the pink Beats by Dre with tape covering the logo. He was fined $10K last week. He is appealing.
Bose, as you’ll recall, is the official headphone sponsor for the NFL, taking over the role from perennial sponsors Motorola. Kaepernick, meanwhile, has an endorsement deal with Beats. Proof that NFL sponsorship or not, playas gonna play…