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Jim Harbaugh: Option ruling 'biased'

Updated: September 6, 2013, 11:22 PM ET
By Bill Williamson | ESPN.com

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh didn't get his way. But Friday, he got the final word on the interpretation of what is a legal hit on a quarterback in the read-option offense, saying a league ruling was "flawed and a bit biased."

The subject has become a hot issue for Sunday's much-anticipated playoff rematch between the Green Bay Packers and host San Francisco.

In the NFL's weekly rules video that was sent to reporters on Thursday, NFL vice president of officiating ...

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