Although they made a deeper playoff push a year ago, the 2013 season for the 49ers was far from a letdown. The team continued to improve each week, and heading into the off season know that they have a quarterback and defense that is going to make them contenders for years to come.
The Ravens came out of a three-game losing streak to make it to the big game in The Big Easy. December started off rough for the Ravens with consecutive losses to the Steelers, Redskins and Broncos. But as fate would have it, their lowest point became a turning point.
When Detroit coach Jim Schwartz talks during the week, he’s like many NFL coaches — choosing his words carefully, avoiding controversy and saying little that might motivate an opponent.
Jim Harbaugh’s aggressive, second-long handshake and back slap with Lions coach Jim Schwartz has talk radio all atwitter, and Twitter, too.
Jim Harbaugh is suddenly experiencing all of the anxiety that comes with being a first-year NFL coach.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation says Jim Harbaugh is leaving Stanford to coach the San Francisco 49ers. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press on […]
Sure, it seems like we’ve been talking a lot about Jim Harbaugh these days, but he’s so damn hot right now. And given his refusal to speak about future jobs on Monday night, it sure does seem like he’s not hanging around Stanford (at least he’s not lying about staying though).
Both teams are looking to bounce back after losing their first games and remain in the thick of the Pac-10. The Cardinal fell 52-31 at Oregon, while the Trojans lost 32-31 to Washington. USC is also looking to avenge last year’s loss to Stanford, when Cardinal coach Jim Harbaugh went for a 2-point conversion with a 27-point lead in the fourth quarter.