Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/20/14
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh has a long history of seeking advice from people he deems great. If Harbaugh thinks he can become a better coach - or person - from a conversation, he has it. After accepting the head coaching job at Stanford in 2007, Harbaugh made a point to have frequent chats with the late Bill Walsh. As Harbaugh tells it, he would make his way over to Walsh's office on the Stanford campus and pick his brain. Football, leadership, family. There were no limits. Over the course of this season, Harbaugh has sought and received advice from several more accomplished members of the sporting world. On Friday, he took the lead of his brother and called into a radio show. On the other end? Hall-of-Fame coach John Madden. "Some of the advice he gave. Thought it was really good insight," Harbaugh said. "Some that I have never heard before. And shared it with the team just a few minutes ago." Madden, who coache...
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