Matt Dery’s Daily Update 1-7-11
Could the Jim Harbaugh decision be coming today? Various reports say that the Stanford coach is set to choose between the 49ers and the Stanford Cardinals, staying with Stanford is a very good possibility. Harbaugh has told John Elway of the Broncos that he is not interested in Denver. Elway say he thinks Harbaugh has not yet ruled out Michigan. It’s believed that the 49ers have pushed their offer to Harbaugh up to 5 million a season.
Forget about Bo Pellini coming to Ann Arbor, he tells the AP that there is no truth to the report that he is intrigued by the U of M job. The Nebraska coach will remain in Lincoln.
All eyes tonight on the Cotton Bowl where LSU battles Texas A&M. Tigers Coach Les Miles should be asked both before and after the game if he is interested in Michigan.
According to the Detroit News the Lions will keep their ticket prices right where they are for next season.
Ndamukong Suh is closing in on winning the NFL Rookie of the Year Award as he was named as one of the 5 finalists today.
Jimmy Howard gets the call for the Red Wings tonight in Calgary against the Flames. Detroit is 3-0 against the Flames this season.