Found February 02, 2013 on Midwest Sports Fans:
Long before he was a Super Bowl coach, Jim Harbaugh was a pretty darn good quarterback. Recruited by Bo Schembechler at the University of Michigan, Harbaugh became the Wolverines starter by his sophomore campaign. As a senior, he was a finalist for the Heisman Trophy and ultimately finished third. Figuring out the very real possibility that Jim McMahon would not be able to continue to withstand an NFL pounding long-term, the Chicago Bears selected Harbaugh with the 26th overall pick of the 1987 NFL Draft. By 1990 Harbaugh was the Bears starter. In 1991 I selected Harbaugh late in a fantasy football draft. “Nice safe pick,” said one of my rivals, adding, “He won’t hurt you.” This was after I had drafted Mark Rypien (who would win NFC Player of the Year and Super Bowl MVP that year) and then Steve Young in case a certain starting QB in San Francisco would not be able to ring the bell.  Days later the widely speculated elbow injury of Joe Montana would result in season-ending surgery. ...
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