"I was ready to go," Rice said.There was a lot of situational football. We were backed up and we had to put the guys in that gave us a chance to get out. I was fully ready to go. I had the legs warmed up. I was like a little jitterbug. I could get up and go.
"When you have muscular deals, you can't crank it up right away. We thought both Bernards gave us a shot to get out of situational football. In the second half, I went out there. I was ready."
Rice exuberantly hugged Harbaugh after his two-point conversion run, jumping up to embrace his coach.
As players cleaned out their lockers Monday, Rice emphasized that he gets along well with Harbaugh.