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With Harbaugh at Helm: Yippee-ki-yay, 49ers!

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They make movies about guys like Jim Harbaugh.

 

They involve a lot of shooting and impossible action and an aloof hero who speaks in cryptic phrases and with a cunning others can’t even imagine somehow saves a group embroiled in some sort of hopeless crisis.

 

Back in the day, this kind of movie would star Bruce Willis. Yippee-ki-yay, 49ers.

 

I’d describe Harbaugh as more eccentric than outright cool. He’s John McClane -- with a “Monk” bent.

 

Harbaugh’s press conferences don’t even make sense sometimes, and I don’t think it’s on purpose, as opposed to surly Bill Belichick’s brevity.

 

I ran into him one time as he was coming...

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