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Jim Harbaugh Asked If He'll Guarantee A Victory Against Ohio State Like He Did As A Player

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines reacts to a first half call against the Maryland Terrapins.

COLLEGE PARK, MD - OCTOBER 03: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines reacts to a first half call against the Maryland Terrapins at Byrd Stadium on October 3, 2015 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Back in November of 1986, Jim Harbaugh, then a senior quarterback at Michigan, guaranteed a victory against Ohio State. 

"I guarantee we'll beat Ohio State and be in Pasadena New Year's Day,'' he said. "People might not give us a snowball's chance in hell to beat them in Columbus, but we're going to.''

Harbaugh backed up his guarantee - Michigan beat Ohio State, 26-24. 

It's now Ohio State week for the Wolverines, who beat Penn State this afternoon to improve to 9-2. Will Harbaugh, now the coach at Michigan, be making another guarantee? He was asked about that in his post-game press conference. 

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Not as exciting an answer as we had hoped for.

Ohio State and Michigan are set to meet in Ann Arbor next Saturday.