Jim Joseph Harbaugh is an American football coach and former quarterback, who is the current head football coach of the Michigan Wolverines.
He played college football at Michigan from 1983 to 1986 and played in the National Football League for 14 seasons from 1987 to 2000.
Jim Harbaugh: Announcement, Bonus Money, Donation, Kids Ages
On Monday, Harbaugh and his wife, Sarah, announced that they’re giving whatever incentive bonus money earned this season back to the athletic department. The money will then be distributed to those in the department who had to take a pay cut last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wolfson isn’t the only reporter who loves what Harbaugh is doing – on and off the field. ESPN’s Marty Smith tweeted, “This is awesome.”
Jim Harbaugh will donate any bonus money earned from his contract this season to University of Michigan athletic department employees who had their pay reduced due to COVID-19 issues.
He would trigger $1 million if Michigan wins the Big Ten Championship Game on Saturday against Iowa, and another $500,000 if it makes the College Football Playoff semifinal.
Michigan Football Coach Jim Harbaugh to Donate His Bonuses to Athletic Employees Affected by Pandemic. University of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh is donating his bonuses to the employees of the school’s athletic department.
With Michigan’s win over Ohio State clinching the Big Ten East title, Harbaugh secured himself a $500,000 bonus. During his weekly radio show appearance on “Inside Michigan Football,” Harbaugh announced he and his wife, Sarah, would be distributing that money to Michigan athletic department staffers who had to take reduced wages during the pandemic.
James Joseph Harbaugh is currently married to Sarah Feuerborn Harbaugh. She’s from Kansas City, Missouri, and is currently 42 years old. That’s 15 years younger than her husband Jim, who is 57.
She comes from a massive family and is the last of 11 children. She was forced to deal with death throughout her younger years. When she was 10, her “adopted” father Darryl died in a plane crash. Twelve years later, her brother died of cancer.