"This was ... about creating an opportunity, which Colin's representatives came out in early October and we created that opportunity. It was a unique opportunity -- an incredible opportunity and he chose not to take it. I understand that. And we've moved on here,” Goodell said at the owners meetings in Irving, Texas.
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Kaepernick was set to work out at the Falcons training center in Flowery Branch, Georgia, but he switched the workout to a high school in Riverdale, which is south of Atlanta.
About 300 fans came to see Kaepernick in Riverdale, but he has not signed with an NFL team.
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Goodell didn’t provide any more specifics, but his statement is believed to indicate the league is finished considering Kaepernick for future workouts or team rosters.