Free-agent QB Colin Kaepernick to throw in front of NFL scouts at Michigan spring game

Colin Kaepernick's pursuit of an NFL return will continue this weekend in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Kaepernick will hold a throwing exhibition during halftime of the University of Michigan's

spring game on Saturday at Michigan Stadium

Draft-eligible players will catch passes from Kaepernick

and NFL team personnel in attendance will be permitted to watch the event, Pelissero added.

Kaepernick last played in the 2016 season,

in which he peacefully protested social injustice and police brutality by kneeling during the national anthem.

He went unsigned in the following offseason