Found May 22, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will drive the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Pace Car to lead the 33-car field to start the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. “As a longtime racing fan 

49ers anticipate Michael Crabtree return

SFGate San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree tore his right Achilles tendon Tuesday during the team’s organized team activities. Crabtree felt a kick in the back of his right ankle as he pushed off to run his route during a 7-on-7 drill.  Unfortunately, it wasn’t a kick but a 

Jim Harbaugh to drive pace car in Indianapolis 500

Because everything in the sports must have a Harbaugh feel to it these day, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will be driving the ceremonial pace car in this Sunday’s Indianapolis 500. And depending on Harbaugh’s demeanor, the cars could be off to a vigorous pace Sunday. Per Cam Inman: Co-owner of Indianapolis-based Panther Racing since 1997, Harbaugh will be driving a 2014 Chevrolet...

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh will drive the pace car at the Indy 500

There will be a familiar face to NFL fans driving the pace car at this weekend's 2013 Indianapolis 500 and that face will be San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh. Harbaugh will be driving a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and below is snippet of what Jim had to say about the unique honor: ''Really excited. I was really excited just even being considered...

49ers thrilled to have Super Bowl come to town

Only a Colin Kaepernick deep ball away from the San Francisco 49ers' practice field, Levi's Stadium is taking shape in a hurry. The constant noise around team headquarters is a combination of cranes, hammering and coaches' whistles. San Francisco's players got back to work with organized team activities Tuesday while also celebrating the announcement that their new...

INDYCAR: 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh To Pace The Indy 500

Jim Harbaugh, head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, will drive the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Pace Car to lead the pack of 33 racers on Sunday.

Jim Harbaugh to drive Indy 500 pace car

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is going to get to experience something this weekend that only a select few have gotten to do. Harbaugh will be driving the ceremonial pace car at this years Indy 500. Now some may say why isn’t his brother driving since he won the Super Bowl? The answer is quite simple. Jim was a former QB for the Indianapolis Colts and he’s part...

Jim Harbaugh to Drive Pace Car in Indianapolis 500 in Ceremonial Role

Jim Harbaugh coached the San Francisco 49ers to this year’s Super Bowl, but years ago he made his name as a quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts. Likewise, it appears Indy still harbors a soft spot for Harbaugh, as the coach is getting a special opportunity in perhaps Indiana’s biggest sporting event. According to the Indianapolis Star, Harbaugh will drive the pace car at this...

Jim Harbaugh doesn’t expect Michael Crabtree to miss the entire 2013 season

We reported earlier that 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree has already undergone surgery to repair his torn Achilles.  Head coach Jim Harbaugh doesn’t believe he’ll will miss the entire 2013 season. Jim Harbaugh tells media @kingcrab15 has torn Achilles tendon but has had successful surgery. Crabtree not expected to miss full season. — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) May 22...

Jim Harbaugh Says Randy Moss Is Not An Option For 49ers

Yesterday we reporting on the shocking injury to 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree.  The young wide receiver who was finally starting to come into his own, tore his Achilles tendon yesterday during the teams OTA session. Head coach Jim Harbaugh doesn’t think he’ll out for the entire season, but for now the 49ers need to find a viable replacement. One of the names thrown around...

Harbaugh will drive pace car at Indy

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will return to Indianapolis on Sunday to drive the Indianapolis 500 pace car. Track officials made the later-than-usual announcement in a news release sent out early Wednesday morning. In a statement released by track officials, the NFL coach called the opportunity a ''tremendous thrill.'' Harbaugh has strong ties to the Indianapolis...

Randy Moss not an option for the 49ers

Now that there’s a chance Michael Crabtree could miss the entire 2013 season, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is ready to rely on his younger players, rather than re-sign Randy Moss. “We’re excited for the young receivers that we have,” Harbaugh said when asked about a Moss reunion, per “Really feel that somebody’s going to emerge there because they have to....

Michael Crabtree reportedly tears Achilles: How will it affect 49ers?

Colin Kaepernick and Michael Crabtree seemed to establish instant chemistry when Kapernick took over for the injured Alex Smith last season. Crabtree racked up more than 90 yards in four of the final five games of the season last year and finished with the first 1,000-yard season of his four-year career. Now, he could be in for a long and trying rehab. According to ESPN’s Adam...

Michael Crabtree Not Expected To Miss Entire Season

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh told Mercury News reporter Cam Inman that he doesn't expect injured wide receiver Michael Crabtree to miss the whole season.Fantasy Spin:Crabtree had successful surgery to repair a torn Achilles on Wednesday. Former Raven Anquan Boldin should see more targets while Crabtree is on the shelf.
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