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Just wanted to let our 49ers readers know that columnist Bob Padecky and I will be blogging all week from New Orleans. Continue reading
Phil Barber here, back for one final Jim Harbaugh post. This one is with J.T. Rogan, who set several major career records at the University of San Diego – including rushing yardage and touchdowns – while playing for Harbaugh there. Continue reading
Toby Gerhart had his doubts about playing for Harbaugh after their first meeting. Now a Minnesota Vikings running back, he has become one of Harbaugh’s biggest supporters. Continue reading
Here is another interview I conducted in profiling Jim Harbaugh for NFL Magazine. This one is with NFL Network analyst Marshall Faulk, who played with Harbaugh in Indianapolis from 1994 to 1997. Continue reading
Hey, folks. Phil Barber here, with permisison from the talented Grant Cohn. I recently produced a story on Jim Harbaugh for the premiere issue of NFL Magazine, and I got some great interviews with people who have played with or for him at other stops. I plan to post excerpts from the better interviews here, starting with USMC Colonel Jim Minnick, one of Harbaugh’s oldest friends. Continue reading
Greg Manusky has added another former 49er to his defense. A couple days after the Chargers agreed to terms with Takeo Spikes, they announced today that they had signed another linebacker, Travis LaBoy, to a two-year contract. Both will play for Manusky in San Diego.