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Head Coach: Jim Harbaugh
Harbaugh was named the 18th head coach in 49ers history on January 7, 2011.
He joined the 49ers after a four-year stint as the head coach at Stanford University, where he guided the Cardinal football program to a 29-21 overall record. Before that, he spent three years as head coach at of the San Diego Toreros, guiding the team to a 29-6 record and division I-AA Mid Major national titles in 2005 and 2006. He was an offensive assistant with the Oakland Raiders in 2002 and 2003.
Harbaugh was a first-round draft pick out of the University of Michigan by the Chicago Bears in 1987 and went on to play quarterback for five teams over 15 seasons, including the Bears (1987-93), Indianapolis Colts (1994-97), Baltimore Ravens (1998), San Diego Chargers (1999-2000) and Carolina Panthers (2001).
Harbaugh is the son of long-time college coach Jack Harbaugh, the brother of Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and the brother-in-law of basketball coach Tom Crean.