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Did Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Take a Shot at Ohio State and Urban Meyer Over Recruiting?


The Ohio State-Michigan rivalry is among the best in college football, and the intensity between these two programs went up a notch since Jim Harbaugh arrived in Ann Arbor to return the Wolverines back to the Big Ten elite.  

While these two teams won’t meet until November, that won’t stop the fireworks between the two programs until the matchup on the gridiron.

Standout high school running back Mike Weber was committed to Michigan at one point but is headed to Ohio State after flipping to the Buckeyes late in the recruiting process. However, Weber’s position coach (Stan Drayton) recently left for the NFL. Needless to say, Weber (and his high school coach had some words for Urban Meyer) wasn’t happy with the news and tweeted this following the announcement.

Which brings us to this Harbaugh tweet from Saturday…was this directed at Ohio State? 

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After Harbaugh's tweet, Ohio State director of player personnel Mark Pantoni tweeted this in response:

Are we reading too much into these tweets? Or was Harbaugh's tweet a jab at Ohio State over the Weber recruiting situation? Either way, the Ohio State-Michigan rivalry is certainly more interesting with Harbaugh back in Ann Arbor.