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By Katherine Sayre - NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick says he wants to be part of a budding group of celebrities interested in buying the Carolina Panthers.
Kaepernick, whose national anthem protest sparked controversy beginning in 2016, tweeted Monday that he would join music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs to buy the Panthers. The NFL franchise was put up for sale over the weekend after owner Jerry Richardson was accused of workplace misconduct.
I want in on the ownership group! Let’s make it happen! https://twitter.com/diddy/status/942572662311841797 …
9:38 AM - Dec 18, 2017
In response to news that the team was on the market, Combs tweeted out Sunday that he wants to buy the team. Over the weekend, Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry also chimed in on Twitter with an interest in buying the Panthers, which Richardson has owned since the franchises's inception in 1995...
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