Gould Headshot squareAnother uneventful week for Jim Harbaugh:

@ He went to the Cubs game in Chicago on Sunday with his mitt and his dad. Wearing his Cubs gear—he threw out a first pitch at Wrigley last summer with his mitt and his spikes—Harbaugh saw the Cubs, facing elimination in the World Series, break their two-game losing streak and win Game 5.

Too bad the Cubs can’t bring him along to Cleveland as a good-luck charm. Or maybe they can.

@ Harbaugh’s many strengths do not include spelling.

After Michigan had defeated struggling Michigan State by a surprisingly narrow 32-23, he said, “Any time you lose, it’s the agony of defeat. Any time you win, it’s the great thrill of victory, and the wonderful feeling of winning. That’s just a fact of business. Fact. F-A-C-K. Fact.’’

He quickly corrected himself.

“What did I say? F-A-C-T. Correction! I stand corrected. F-A-C-T.’’

It could have been worse.

He could have screwed up the vowel.

@ The real Harbaugh news of the week was his eye-popping, bank-breaking salary. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.