News hit Monday that Michigan was hiring NFL veteran coach Michael Johnson to be join the Wolverines’ staff. Johnson, who previously worked with Harbaugh in the NFL, has a son, Michael Johnson Jr., who is the No. 1 ranked QB in the 2019 class. Michigan State and Ohio State fans believe the new hire is all about getting a leg up in signing the star son:
Jim Harbaugh has hired another parent of a top recruit.
Lesson learned: If you can't win them over right away, just hire their parents.
— Spartan Avenue (@SpartanAvenueFS) February 13, 2017
Jim Harbaugh has now hired at least 5 "Coaches" to help him land these players. Not sure how anyone views him as a legitimate recruiter. pic.twitter.com/YzZVVaWUAu
— BuckeyesNews (@BuckeyesNews) February 13, 2017