Harbaugh’s grit reflected in his teams’ ground games

“We’d have (the first-team offense) versus the (first-team defense) and he’d get down there behind center and take a snap and he’d find an open receiver,” Harney said. “If nobody was open, he’d scramble and run for the first down. Everyone else was in full pads and he was in his coaching polo and shorts and he was diving for the first down. So that gives you a little bit of an idea about the guy.”

March 7, 2011