James Joseph Harbaugh(/ˈhɑːrbɔː/; born December 23, 1963) is an American footballcoach and former quarterback, who is the current and 20th head football coach of the Michigan Wolverines. He played college footballat Michigan from 1983 to 1986.
Harbaugh interviewed for the Denver Broncos job, but then communicated with university president Santa Ono -- not athletic director Warde Manuel -- that he intends to stay.
Jim Harbaugh is in his eighth season as the J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Head Football Coach in 2022. He was named the 20th coach in University of Michigan football history on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, and is the sixth former Michigan football player to be named the leader of college football's winningest program.
Michigan and coach Jim Harbaugh are under investigation for multiple rules violations by the NCAA, which sent the Wolverines a draft of a Notice of Allegations on Thursday.
According to a report that surfaced on Wednesday, Harbaugh was set to sign a contract extension with Michigan this week that would have made him one of the highest paid coaches in the Big Ten ...
Broncos owner Greg Penner and Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh went through with a follow-up meeting about Denver's head-coaching position last week but it did not materialize in a deal, sources told ESPN.
Harbaugh thought he was getting the job, which is why he told recruits he was expecting to return to the NFL and gave his staff the week off to plan for their futures.