SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 18: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after being tackled by cornerback Jimmy Smith #22 of the Baltimore Ravens during their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on October 18, 2015 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Two teams will reportedly have interest in trading for Colin Kaepernick if he's given approval

Would he be happier elsewhere?

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is under contract with the San Francisco 49ers, and despite being slated to play under Chip Kelly as sort of a reboot, the electric gunslinger has reportedly requested a trade.

According to's Ian Rapoport, if he's given approval to seek a trade, expect the Cleveland Browns and Houston Texans to express interest in him.

That report differs from the Texans' camp, which reportedly has no interest in Kaepernick after a frustrating 2015-16, where he lost his starting gig to Blaine Gabbert.

The Browns reportedly don't have any interest in trading for Kaepernick at this time either, according to