NEW ORLEANS —
And what about his brother?
“It’s tough. It’s very tough,” John Harbaugh said. “It’s a lot tougher than I thought it was going to be. It’s very painful.”
The leadup to this game was all about the Harbaughs — the first time siblings had coached against each other in the championship game. Every day for nearly two weeks, the two were asked about each others’ careers — John was forthcoming, Jim not so much. Even their parents got in the act with their own new conferences.
The Harbaugh family theme was: “Who has it better than us?”
Certainly no family in the NFL.