Female Athlete of the Year

Athlete of the year

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A historical review of the male and female winners of The Associated Press Athlete of the Year award since 1931.

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. The 49ers won 20-17. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Harbaugh, 49ers agree to part ways

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will not return for the final season of his $25 million, five-year contract he signed in January 2011…