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With Joe Flacco sidelined, Ravens exploring possibility of adding Colin Kaepernick

With Joe Flacco sidelined, Ravens exploring possibility of adding Colin Kaepernick

Quarterbacks Joe Flacco and Colin Kaepernick dueled in Super Bowl XLVII, a game that represented the pinnacle of their respective careers. Four and a half years later, an injury to Flacco’s back has created a potential opportunity for the two to be teammates.

With Flacco sidelined for at least a week of training camp because of a disk problem, the Ravens have had discussions about signing Kaepernick, who has attracted little interest around the NFL since he parted ways with the San Francisco 49ers in March.

“He and I have been talking throughout the summer, a number of times,” Ravens coach John Harbaugh said of Kaepernick after Thursday’s first full-squad practice of...

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