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Jim Harbaugh On What Michigan Needs To Improve On

Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines argues a call on the sideline.

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 26: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines argues a call on the sideline during the second half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on November 26, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Here's what the Wolverines' head coach said after the Outback Bowl loss.

If you had to pinpoint one area of improvement for Michigan's football program heading into the 2018 season, you'd likely choose quarterback play.

Jim Harbaugh, however, would choose something else.

The Wolverines' head coach was asked after his team's Outback Bowl loss to South Carolina - a game during which UM once led by 16 points - about what needs to be improved on moving forward. This was Michigan's third straight loss and Harbaugh has a clear idea in mind on what needs to improve.

From his postgame press conference:

Q. You guys have lost three straight; can you put a finger on if there's been one thing? What do you think about the reason why overall?

JIM HARBAUGH: Yeah, one thing, it's being able to just kind of sustain the momentum, keep the momentum, and then get the knockout punch. That would be what my thought would be right now.

That's definitely fair, but improved quarterback play would likely make it a lot easier to do that.