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Jim Harbaugh: I deserve courage medal for enduring four seasons with 49ers

Jim Harbaugh: I deserve courage medal for enduring four seasons with 49ers
Published On: Thu, Feb 23
Apr 1, 2016; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh looks on as quarterback John O'Korn (8) waits for the snap during the spring game at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Jim Harbaugh has remained mostly quiet about his tenure with the San Francisco 49ers since his mutual decision to leave the franchise. Hes taken a few veiled shots at the organization, but for the most part hes been low key about taking shots at Jed York and Co.

No longer.

Speaking with Tim Kawakami of Mercury News, the Michigan head coach unloaded with a pointed comment. After thanking Kyle Shanahan for lumping him with the other great coaches in 49ers history, Harbaugh got into how he really feels about the 49ers.

I think we did set a record for coaching there the longest under the present ownership, Harbaugh said (h/t Kevin Jones of KNBR). I take pride in that. Maybe there should be an endurance medal, a courage medal, for that.

Harbaugh also said he hasnt spoken with York since he departed the organization in 2014. But thats all he would say about it. When asked if York had a problem with his strong personality, Harbaugh said, Im not in the mood to pile on.

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