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Jim Harbaugh used player’s blood as war paint

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh once smeared a player’s blood on his face like war paint, when he started coaching at Stanford in 2007.  He gave a motivational speech. He told his team that he wanted to play in a game alongside them. He even told them that he wanted their blood on him.    
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Report: Florida DC D.J. Durkin Waiting On Harbaugh And Michigan, Has Interest From Texas A&M

Twitter/@coachingsearch The never-ending saga of Jim Harbaugh and Michigan may be holding up various other potential moves in the college football world. Florida defensive coordinator and interim head coach D.J. Durkin will be a hot commodity for teams looking for help on the defensive side of the ball, but  he may be waiting on Harbaugh before he makes a decision on his own future...
Via College Spun
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Trent Baalke confirms Michigan contacted 49ers about Jim Harbaugh

San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke confirmed on Monday what many of us already knew — that Michigan is interested in hiring Jim Harbaugh to be its next head coach. During his weekly appearance on 95.7 The Game in San Francisco, Baalke said the Niners recently got a call from Michigan regarding their coach....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Football Tweets Happy Birthday To Their Hopeful Future Coach, Jim Harbaugh

Today, Dec. 23, is Jim Harbaugh’s birthday. The San Francisco 49ers’ coach is 51.  What team will Harbaugh be coaching when he turns 52?  The Michigan football community hopes its the Wolverines, which is probably why Michigan football’s Twitter accounted tweeted the following this morning:  Happy Birthday, Jim. #GoBlue — Michigan Football ...
Via College Spun
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Harbaugh to Michigan Rumors Still Trending Up

We've reached the final week of the NFL season, and things are still very much in play for Michigan and Jim Harbaugh. So much so that according to Rivals' Chris Balas (Link $), if this thing didn't happen, it would stun a lot of people on the UM end.If you took a cross-sampling of all of the information that's out there...from UM insiders, NFL insiders, assorted outsiders, etc...
Via Maize & Blue Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers to part ways with Harbaugh after season finale

At 7-8 on the season and in the midst of a four-game losing streak, the San Francisco 49ers season will end next Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. Fox Sports insider Jay Glazer is reporting that San Francisco has decided that it will part ways with head coach Jim Harbaugh within 24-to-48 hours after that game at Levi’s Stadium (h/t CSN Bay Area). Glazer’s report suggests...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Michigan has its eye on several NFL coaches

Jim isn’t the only Harbaugh who has piqued Michigan’s interest. A lot of the speculation regarding Michigan’s coaching search has focused on San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. However, according to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, there are several other NFL coaches on the school’s radar, including Harbaugh’s older brother, John. Michigan has maintained a desire...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers looking for young, offensive mind as next coach

It’s readily apparent that Jim Harbaugh’s days are numbered with the San Francisco 49ers. The embattled head coach will likely clear out his office late this month and not look back. This has been reported time and time again throughout what is becoming a highly dramatic and highly publicized situation in Santa Clara. Once Harbaugh does depart, the focus then turns to who San...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh’s Friends, Family Encouraging Him To Take Michigan Job

Jim Harbaugh is having trouble deciding what he wants his future to look like. reported Friday that the San Francisco 49ers head coach is torn about his future. Harbaugh is reportedly considering a six-year, $49 million contract offer from the University of Michigan as their top choice for their vacant head coach position, but Harbaugh also loves...
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Jim Harbaugh comments on the reported offer from Michigan

Jim Harbaugh spoke to the media Thursday afternoon and it didn’t take long for the reported offer he received from Michigan to come up.  According to multiple reports, Harbaugh, 50, was offered a six-year, $49 million deal to become the Wolverines’ next coach. Harbaugh has one year remaining on his current contract with San Francisco, but most NFL insiders expect this season...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

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