Attack each day with an enthusiasm unknown to mankind. That is the mantra that Jim Harbaugh lives by, played by and now coaches by … one that was instilled in him by his father, Jack, at a very young age. That enthusiasm permeated the San Francisco 49ers organization immediately upon his hiring as the 18th Head Coach in the storied history of the proud franchise on January 7, 2011.
Jim Harbaugh was named the 18th head coach in the storied history of the San Francisco 49ers franchise on January 7, 2011. Over the last two seasons, the 49ers have tallied a 27-9-1 overall record (3-2 in the postseason). After a 13-3 regular season record, and a trip to the NFC Championship game in 2011, the Niners went 11-4-1 in 2012, on their way to Super Bowl 47. Harbaugh logged 18 years of coaching experience prior to joining the 49ers - Stanford (head coach, 2007-10); San Diego, (head coach, 2004-06); Oakland Raiders (offensive asst., 2002-03) and Western Kentucky (volunteer asst., 1994-2001). In college, he played at Michigan for the legendary Bo Schembechler from 1982-86. Jim and his wife, Sarah, have two daughters, Addison and Katherine, and a son, Jack. He also has three children, Jay, James Jr. and Grace. Jim is the son of Jack and Jackie. His brother, John, is the head coach of the Baltimore Ravens, and his sister, Joanie, is married to Indiana University Men’s Basketball head coach, Tom Crean.
The San Francisco 49ers coach was asked about his connections to the armed forces, his hopes for the team's new venue and his quarterback's new contract.
Captain Mike Viti started "Mike's Hiking for Heroes" to honor 6,810 fallen soldiers during the War on Terror. By the end of his tour, he will have covered 7,100 kilometers on foot.
The San Francisco 49ers coach offered updates on his injured players while also mentioning the marked improvement of his second-year running back.
The San Francisco 49ers coach could have an emergency quarterback in new wideout Bruce Ellington, who played the position in high school. He explained.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh offered his support for Colin Kaepernick and discusses some of the top prospects in the 2014 NFL Draft.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh explains why he believes quarterback Colin Kaepernick is one of the best in the league and also talks about working with Kaepernick on an contract extension.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh discusses his expectations for offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, addresses offseason rumors and more.