Jim Harbaugh will keep on as Michigan’s head soccer coach, College of Michigan president Santa Ono introduced Monday.
Ono’s assertion comes after Harbaugh’s identify had been rumored as an NFL head coach candidate for the second straight offseason teaching cycle. Harbaugh reportedly interviewed with the Denver Broncos and was additionally linked to the Indianapolis Colts and Carolina Panthers openings.
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Harbaugh reportedly known as the Broncos on Monday to inform the crew of his determination to remain at Michigan. The report said that the NFL franchise believed Harbaugh’s curiosity was real, and he was not utilizing the Broncos as leverage for a greater contract.
Harbaugh, a former star quarterback with each Michigan and the Colts, returned to his alma mater in 2015 after profitable head teaching stints at each the faculty and NFL ranges with the Stanford Cardinal and San Francisco 49ers. He has a 74-25 file at Michigan and led the Wolverines to a win over archrival Ohio State, a Large Ten convention championship and a School Soccer Playoff berth in every of the final two seasons.
However Michigan has additionally misplaced within the CFP semifinal recreation in back-to-back years, falling to Georgia within the 2021 Orange Bowl and to TCU in a shocking upset within the 2022 Fiesta Bowl. Harbaugh additionally flirted with NFL head coach openings after the 2021 season and was reportedly a finalist for the Minnesota Vikings job that as an alternative went to Kevin O’Connell.
Harbaugh has a 44-19-1 NFL teaching file over 4 years with the 49ers. That features a run to the Tremendous Bowl within the 2012 season the place San Francisco in the end misplaced to the Baltimore Ravens — coached by his brother John Harbaugh.
Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh’s future in school soccer
Joel Klatt discusses head coach Jim Harbaugh’s future on the College of Michigan.
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