Is Back big he be the face of ’s “Just Do It” , under a statement ” Believe in , even if it sacrificing ”.

to Rovell, has been paying Kaepernick all along and “waiting the right ,” is now. in 2011 but has used him the two .

“We believe is of the most of generation, leveraged the power of sport to move the world forward,” Gino Fisanotti, Nike’s vice of brand North told ESPN.

Kaepernick tweeted the ad has the words, “Believe in , even if it sacrificing . #JustDoIt.”

Notice that Nike is the ’s official uniform sponsor, is a big a big pocket of experience in , move is ambitious and bold at the same . Because Nike is a brand the Americans identifying themselves and also represent a of social accomplishment.

jack up and skyrocket Nike sales in the marketplace. Other in the new include Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr., Shaquem Griffin and .

The former 49ers quarterback began kneeling during the ‘-Spangled Banner’ in August 2016 as a means of protesting racial inequality and police brutality. Dozens of other players, as as numerous other across , ultimately joined him.

The protests grew during the 2017 season after criticized players chose to follow suit.

said owners should “fire” NFL players who protest the anthem and referred to as “son’s of b——“. Players responded by protesting en masse.

Kaepernick hasn’t played since the 2016 season. He filed a grievance against the NFL for collusion in October 2017 after did pick him up after opting out of his 49ers contract in March of the same .

But now is back as the face of Nike “Just Do It”