Jim Harbaugh poaches Maryland coordinator to coach UM safeties

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Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh has a new contract, and he’s putting together a new look staff for the upcoming season. Having already hired Wolverines legend Mike Hart and former Ravens LB coach Mike Macdonald as defensive coordinator, Harbaugh is bringing in another outside hire. Maryland special teams coordinator and ILBs coach George Helow … Read more

Jim Harbaugh’s personal goals for 2021 include winning National Title

The Michigan Wolverines caught the attention of everyone nationally when they made the decision to re-sign head coach Jim Harbaugh at a greatly reduced (albeit incentive laiden) salary through 2025. During an appearance at the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association clinic, Harbaugh laid out a list of his personal goals for 2021 and beyond. … Read more

Mike Hart releases statement after return to Michigan Wolverines

The Michigan Wolverines brought back a legend this afternoon as a key addition to head coach Jim Harbaugh‘s staff. Mike Hart, who earned three-time first-team All-Big Ten selections while setting school records for rushing yards and carries, will be in charge of the team’s running backs. He’s spent the last four years as running backs … Read more

Jim Harbaugh brings back Michigan legend to help coach Wolverines

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When it comes to rushing the football, there is nobody in the history of the Michigan Wolverines who racked up more yards than Mike Hart. From 2004-2007, Hard rushed for an astounding 5,040 yards. Now, according to Michigan insider Sam Webb, Jim Harbaugh has confirmed to him that he has hired Hart to be Michigan’s … Read more

Desmond Howard shares thoughts on Michigan extending Jim Harbaugh

The news was made official earlier in the week – Jim Harbaugh isn’t going anywhere. Harbaugh, who took over as Michigan’s head coaching position in 2015, will remain with the University through at least the 2025 season. He’ll be making a base salary of $4 million, with each year of the contract carrying a $3.475 … Read more

Michigan football recruits are fired up about Jim Harbaugh’s contract extension

The news was made official this afternoon. The University of Michigan inked head coach Jim Harbaugh to a contract extension that runs through 2025. This comes on the heels of a disappointing 2-4 shortened campaign in 2020, bringing Harbaugh’s record to 49-22 since returning to the University as head coach in 2015. And while there’s … Read more

Jim Harbaugh releases statement after signing contract extension with Michigan

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Whether you like it or not, Jim Harbaugh is still the head coach at the University of Michigan and he could be for a while as the Wolverines head coach has officially signed a contract extension that goes through the 2025 season. Just moments ago, Michigan released a statement from Harbaugh “My thanks to Athletic … Read more

Michigan lands Mike Macdonald as new defensive coordinator

UPDATE: Ian Rapoport is reporting that the plan is for current Baltimore Ravens linebackers coach Mike Macdonald to accept the Michigan defensive coordinator job following the NFL playoffs. The plan is for #Ravens LBs coach Mike Macdonald to accept the #Michigan DC job following the playoffs, source said. Macdonald spent time in college at UGA, … Read more

Ohio State’s response to Michigan giving Jim Harbaugh a contract extension is fitting

NCAA Football: Michigan at Ohio State

Within the past hour, news broke that Jim Harbaugh is expected to sign a 5-year, $20 million contract extension to remain the head coach at the University of Michigan. Well, immediately following the news, Twitter exploded with people commenting on the decision to keep Harbaugh around. Though Ohio State did not make an actual comment … Read more

Jim Harbaugh officially signs long-term extension with Michigan

NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

UPDATE: It is now official. Jim Harbaugh has signed a five-year deal with Michigan, which will keep him as the Wolverines’ head coach through the 2025 season. Can confirm reports, via a source, that Jim Harbaugh has now signed his deal with Michigan, a five-year pact. — Nick Baumgardner (@nickbaumgardner) January 8, 2021 ORIGINAL REPORT: … Read more

Odds continue to list Jim Harbaugh among favorites for Detroit Lions job

The Detroit Lions coaching search heated up on Monday with Eric Bieniemy and Robert Saleh included among the candidates who will reportedly interview for the Lions head coach opening. But one person who has not had any mention of interviewing with the Lions is Michigan head coach, Jim Harbaugh. Yet, at least according to @betonline_ag, … Read more

Illinois poaches director of football operations Mark Taurisani from Michigan

Another member of Jim Harbaugh‘s staff is departing the University of Michigan. Illinois head coach Bret Bielema announced that Mark Taurisani haas been hired as chief of staff and assistant athletics director. He’d spent the last three seasons serving as Director of Operations for Michigan Football under Harbaugh, who is still surrounded in rumors regarding … Read more

Source says Jim Harbaugh is ‘actively working’ to leave Michigan for NFL

NCAA Football: Michigan at Ohio State

Welcome to your daily Jim Harbaugh report! In case you missed it the other day, a report surfaced that Michigan has a contract extension for Harbaugh on the table that would theoretically keep him in Ann Arbor through the 2026 season. The latest report, which just came out, is that Harbaugh has been “actively working” … Read more

Source suggests extension with Michigan may not be Jim Harbaugh’s first choice

Earlier today, a report surfaced that Jim Harbaugh was close to signing a contract extension that would theoretically keep him at Michigan through the 2026 season But according to an anonymous source of the Detroit Free Press, that is not exactly the case as the Wolverines are not Harbaugh’s first option. The Detroit Free Press … Read more