There was a question that needed to be answered.
I REALLY want to know what was said between Cam and Kaepernick in that picture— Martin LubeHer King (@PrinceBama) September 18, 2016
This was the most obvious scenario.
Cam: "Why didn't you stand up for the flag?" Kaepernick: "Why didn't you dive for the ball" pic.twitter.com/er3vhnn0d1 — Briantelevision1 (@BrianHudson718) September 18, 2016
But maybe they were debating something else?
cam newton: all lives ma--colin kaepernick: boy if you don't get pic.twitter.com/3i1P2hRpJg — hobbes. (@pettyflocko) September 19, 2016
Colin: Harambe was just a gorilla Cam: #ColinKaepernick #CamNewton pic.twitter.com/3kH1bKQXpz — BrifodesYT (@brifodes1) September 19, 2016
Kaep: A hot dog isn't a sandwhich.. Cam: SQUARE UP pic.twitter.com/vJKnKv5qxo— TRÏBĒ ĀLÏVĘ (@TribalThrasher) September 18, 2016
It could have been old school trash-talk.
Cam: Oh you think you one bad motha.." Kap: Shut yo trap, sucka! Just keep on shuckin and jivin for the man. pic.twitter.com/gIGX0BGnn3 — Richie Loco (@Richie_l0c0) September 18, 2016
"I was born Black, I live Black and I'm prob gonna die BECAUSE I'm Black, cause some cracker who knows I'm Black..." pic.twitter.com/wTVLlR1yas— Cold Grits (@JamilahLemieux) September 19, 2016
Cam: now they won't dab with me, look what you've started. Colin:You one jiiiive turkey,it's Shame how they use you pic.twitter.com/nGa764TwU9 — Shea Butter Papi (@Scream_MALCOLM) September 19, 2016
In the end, it was only a matter of time before somebody gave it the main event treatment it deserves.
UFC 2016: Cam Newton v Colin Kaepernick pic.twitter.com/1d7FtZJcIf — Bre (@bre_88) September 19, 2016