Kuechly is a sad reminder for Harbaugh
November 7, 2013 at 9:15 AM • Comments
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh wanted to recruit Luke Kuechly. He wanted him badly.Harbaugh struck out while trying to persuade Kuechly to play for him at Stanford. It was five years ago, but it still gnaws at Harbaugh, who thought he had the star linebacker heading to The Farm."I thought it went really well," Harbaugh said Wednesday. "Sat in the home visit in the living room there in Cincinnati with the Kuechlys and felt confident and sure that Luke would be a Stanford man.