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Jim Harbaugh Took A Jab At Mark Dantonio On Twitter This Afternoon

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines leads the team onto the field to play the Illinois Fighting Illini.

ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 22: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines leads the team onto the field to play the Illinois Fighting Illini on October 22, 2016 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

When Harbaugh tweets, it is usually something noteworthy.

When the dust settled yesterday, we learned that the Outback Bowl chose 8-4 Michigan over 9-3 Michigan State, despite the fact the Spartans beat the Wolverines head-to-head and had a better record.

As you might imagine, this ticked off a number of Michigan State fans. MSU head coach Mark Dantonio was asked about the decision yesterday, and he took a slight jab at it, and Michigan in the process.

Well, Jim Harbaugh responded, combining a shot at Dantonio's 3-9 record and the program's myriad off-field issues in 2016 with a backhanded compliment.

Dantonio does hold the edge over Harbaugh, winning two of three matchups between the pair.

Now, there's some extra spice added to an already intense rivalry.