Harbaugh says NFL’s new read-option rules gives defenders “the license” to hit Kaepernick in the knees and head

SANTA CLARA – Jim Harbaugh spoke in the media tent Friday afternoon. Here’s what he said about the NFL’s new read-option rules. Q: How do you feel about the clarification you got from the officials and the league on the rules about hitting the quarterback on the read-option? HARBAUGH: I think it’s flawed and biased. Q: Can you elaborate on that? Why do you think it’s biased? HARBAUGH: I believe…

September 6, 2013