Originally written on 49ersNews  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Guest article by Jerome Manson The younger brother to Baltimore Ravens coach, John Harbaugh, Jim has had no problem making a name for himself in the NFL. After 14 seasons as a starting quarterback, in which her garnered the nickname “Captain Comeback” after leading the Colts on a post season run with late game turnarounds, Jim went on to start his coaching career. After stints of offensive and assistant coaching positions, Jim Harbaugh took the head coaching position at Stanford University. The Comeback Kid to Turn Around Guru Harbaugh quickly made a name for himself and proved to be a very capable head coach. The Cardinals had gone 1-11 in the year previous to Harbaugh taking the position, and with him at the helm they would go on to win the Orange Bowl four years later. More impressively, the Cardinals had a winning record against the USC Trojan powerhouse under Harbaugh, going 2-1 which included one of the “greatest upsets of all time.” This ability to turn a struggling team arou...
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