PHOTO: Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick grace cover of SI

Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick are on the cover of Sports Illustrated. (USATSI)
Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick are on the cover of Sports Illustrated. (USATSI)

Sports Illustrated is set to release its annual NFL preview issue this week and like most of their NFL preview issues, people will be seeing a regional cover, meaning not everyone everywhere, will be seeing the same thing. 

Some people will see a cover that features Nick Foles and Tony Romo. Other people will see a cover that features Jay Cutler and Matthew Stafford. There's also a cover with Matt Ryan and Drew Brees on it. 

However, even though there are four covers, there's only one cover anyone's talking about and that's the cover with Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick

 

One fan of the photo, Falcons QB Matt Ryan, dropped this takeaway during a photo shoot of his own on Tuesday night's Hard Knocks: “Not after I saw the pictures of Colin Kaepernick. Are you kidding me?” Matt Ryan said. “Holy sh*t he was HUGE!”

Maybe that's why Wilson looks so glum. 

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John Breech has been at CBS Sports since July 2011 and currently spends most of his time writing about the NFL. He's believed to be one of only three people in the world who thinks that Andy Dalton will... Full Bio

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