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Harbaugh praises ‘nice’ York, 49ers outdated to Wide Bowl 58 bout

Jim Harbaugh is conscious of appropriate how crucial a sixth Vince Lombardi Trophy is to the 49ers franchise after coming stop to hoisting one himself 11 years ago in Wide Bowl XLVII.

Harbaugh and the 49ers suffered a heartbreaking loss to the Baltimore Ravens in New Orleans, Los angeles Caesars Superdome, a defeat that peaceful haunts the fashioned San Francisco coach to nowadays.

In chatting with NBC Sports actions Bay Plight’s Matt Maiocco on Friday at Wide Bow Radio Row, Harbaugh discussed how crucial a 49ers receive over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday in Wide Bowl LVIII at Allegiant Stadium would be for team CEO Jed York and your total group.

“I do know what it potential (to them),” Harbaugh suggested Maiocco. “To accumulate that sixth one, that power for six. Jed’s done an nice job, your total York family, Paraag [Marathe] and John [Lynch] and Kyle [Shanahan] and your total workers, the avid gamers and the excellent teamwork. And appropriate appropriate former-customary labor that it takes to set aside themselves on this bellow.

“Jed’s an nice owner and Kyle’s an unprecedented coach and John … I mean they’ve already cemented their legacy, they’re sizable at what they attain, nonetheless yeah they should always set aside that exclamation point on it and be merely identified as world champions.”

Harbaugh is a nice fan of 49ers 2d-year quarterback Brock Purdy, who set aside together an NFL MVP-caliber 2023 season while leading San Francisco succor to the Wide Bowl.

“There might be now not any demand he is constructed an nice rapport with the team, the offense, the believe that Kyle has in him, the toughness he has confirmed, the confidence, the flexibility he plays with,” Harbaugh mentioned of Purdy. “That injury then overcoming that injury with grueling rehab. Nothing nonetheless respect for the job that he has done and want him the ultimate of excellent fortune and it be nothing nonetheless luxuriate in and respect for what he is been in a position to create.”

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Harbaugh coached the 49ers from 2011-2014, where he led the team to about a NFC Championship Game appearances and one Wide Bowl look outdated to he and the group agreed to mutually section systems following the 2014 NFL season.

Whereas York refutes the concept the 49ers fired Harbaugh following an underwhelming 8-8 2014 season, there were numerous studies detailing a strained relationship between the fiery coach and the entrance bellow of job, led by fashioned fashioned manager Trent Baalke.

In chatting with newshounds final week, York praised Harbaugh and congratulated him on touchdown the head-coaching job with the Los Angeles Chargers final month.

Whereas Harbaugh and York let bygones be bygones, it be no longer lost on the fashioned 49ers coach how crucial a receive over the Chiefs on Sunday would be to his former group.

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