The Harbaugh brothers met in the middle of the field, hugged, expressed their love for each other and headed off in opposite directions.
The Baltimore Ravens sacked Alex Smith nine times and beat the San Francisco 49ers 16-6 Thursday night, giving John Harbaugh an emotional charge in the first NFL game featuring brothers as opposing head coaches.
The Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers have thrived this season because they are physical, relentless and combative. Just like their coaches.
The Baltimore Ravens take on the San Francisco 49ers Thanksgiving night.
The Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers have thrived this season because they are physical, relentless and combative.
San Francisco 49ers vs Baltimore Ravens at M & T Bank stadium tomorrow night. Jim Harbaugh Vs. John Harbaugh.
Jack Harbaugh has watched his sons go at it for nearly five decades. From pounding football games on their bedroom floor to timed races up the stairs from the basement and many, many bumps and bruises in between.
As Jim and John Harbaugh get ready to face off against each other on Thanksgiving night in a battle between the 9-1 49ers and the 7-3 Ravens, the football nation has gotten a sneak peak into the childhood of both these NFL head coaches.
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John Harbaugh won’t be hearing a lot of questions about football this week. Neither will his brother, Jim. On Thanksgiving night, the Harbaughs will become the first brothers to face each other as NFL head coaches. Although it’s a very important game for the Baltimore Ravens (7-3) and San Francisco 49ers (9-1), John and Jim are clearly the bigger story.
Jim Harbaugh is too busy preparing for a short week and cross-country trip to Baltimore to reflect much on his history-making Thanksgiving night matchup with big brother and Ravens coach, John.