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Patriots among 11 NFL teams confirmed for Colin Kaepernick’s free-agent workout

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Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is scheduled to work out Saturday in Atlanta.

New York Jets v San Francisco 49ers Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

Colin Kaepernick’s private workout is scheduled to take place Saturday at the Atlanta Falcons’ training complex in Flowery Branch.

And 11 NFL teams thus far are confirmed to have representatives on hand, the league announced Thursday, including the New England Patriots.

The Falcons, Arizona Cardinals, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Miami Dolphins, New York Giants, New York Jets, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Washington Redskins have also committed to attend.

Former NFL head coach Hue Jackson will lead the pro-day formatted drills. Subsequent film will be sent to all 32 teams.

Now 32, Kaepernick has not appeared in an NFL game since Jan. 1, 2017.

While kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice and police brutality, the quarterback’s final season with the San Francisco 49ers saw him complete 59.2 percent of his passes for 2,241 yards with 16 touchdowns and four interceptions. Kaepernick rushed for an additional 468 yards and two scores in 2016 before opting out of his contract.

New England’s roster currently includes three quarterbacks in Tom Brady, Jarrett Stidham and Cody Kessler.

The Patriots will face the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday. Kickoff is set for 4:25 p.m. ET.