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Who Is the NFL's First Family?

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With brothers Jim and John Harbaugh coaching on opposite sides in Sunday’s Super Bowl, the Harbaughs have — temporarily — become the most famous family in football.

“I think the greatest joy I got in my life — after seeing all of the ups and downs, and the ins and outs, and all of the different things involved in the coaching profession — is that [coaching] is something they would decide [to do],” said Jack Harbaugh, a former college coach and the father of Jim and John. “It was something they wanted to do.”

Here in New York, however, there are another pair of famous on-field football families who can stake a claim to the title of Football’s First Family. Eli Manning is the third Manning quarterback to star in the NFL, while Rex Ryan learned from...

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