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SAN DIEGO - SEPTEMBER 20: Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh looks on from the sideline against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on September 20, 2009 in San Diego, California. The Ravens defeated the Chargers 31-26. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
John Harbaugh got the best of Jim Harbaugh in Super Bowl XLVII -- the first time two brothers faced off as opposing coaches in an American professional league championship game. The Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 in a record-long 4-hour, 14-minute marathon that included huge swings of momentum, key fourth-down stands and a 34-minute blackout. John Harbaugh beat Jim, his younger brother by a mere fifteen months, to the family's first Lombardi Trophy. And he has the Motown writing duo Ashford and Simpson to thank. Wait, what? "I told [Ray Lewis] it's like an old Motown song," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said when asked what he told the team after the unprecedented 34-minute break in the action. "Ain't no mountain high enough, ain't no valley deep enough, ain't no river wide enough," Harbaugh said, "to keep us from winning a championship." Did he sing those words to Lewis? "I said it," Harbaugh said with a sly grin. "I can't sing." Dubbed "The Har-Bowl" all w...
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