"The most amazing thing about this run is that nobody saw it coming. One agent familiar with people who know Harbaugh said, 'Everybody I talked to thought he was going to bomb with the 49ers.' "
I wonder who the source for that could be. Harbaugh was the hottest coaching commodity on the planet when we hired him. Miami, Stanford, Michigan, and the Niners were all willing to break the bank for him. Probably several other teams were too, under the radar.
I know the record for successful college coaches going to the NFL is mixed at best, but I don't know how an "agent" could possibly be so confident in his failure,