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Jim Harbaugh Reportedly Fired Michigan's Strength Coach

Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh shouts towards an official during the first quarter of the game against the Penn State Nittany Lions.

There's been a change on Harbaugh's coaching staff.

Jim Harbaugh said after Michigan's loss to Ohio State in late November that the Wolverines needed to improve in the strength department.

"We need to do that, we need improvement. We to get stronger. Need to get better," he told reporters.

Harbaugh has reportedly taken a step toward making that happen.

According to a report by Sporting News, Michigan's strength coach, Kevin Tolbert, will not be returning in 2018.

A source told Sporting News that Kevin Tolbert, who had served as the team’s strength and conditioning coach the past three seasons, won’t be returning to the Wolverines’ football program in 2018.

A replacement was not immediately known.

Tolbert had been Michigan's strength and conditioning coach for the past three seasons. He had previously worked under Harbaugh in the NFL.

The Wolverines are set to take on South Carolina in the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day.