Chrismckradio 8:03 pm
According to reports, Michigan and their head coach Jim Harbaugh agree on a contract extension to run through the 2025 season.
Michigan's athletic director Warde Manuel announced the news on Harbaugh's contract extension on Friday.
" I continue to believe that Jim is the right man to lead our program in pursuit of a Big Ten and College Football Playoff championships. Our program didn't achieve at a level that anyone expected this year but I know those setbacks will drive the coaches, players, and staff moving forward. Jim is a tireless worker and competitor."
According to sources, Harbaugh is expected to earn $4 million in 2021. If he is fired, he will receive $4 million and will decrease down to $1 million until 2025.
Michigan finished 2-4 this past season, they cancelled the final 3 games of the season, due to the coronavirus pandemic inside the program. The past season was the worse season for Harbaugh as coach for Michigan.
Harbaugh has yet to win a game against Ohio State their rival, and has lost four straight bowl games. Despite his dismal record in bowl games, Harbaugh coaching record with the Wolverines is 49-22 and 34-16