"He's not going to get carried away with what the noise is. It's not something that's going to affect him too much, and that's a good thing, especially as a quarterback," Harbaugh said. "He's going to want to just get the job done. He understands that it's a long-term type of a thing in terms of how you're evaluated over time, and he's been in ups and downs before. He's going on 10 years now, and he's had the highest moments and he's had some of the lowest moments like any player — especially at his position — in this league. So I trust him, I believe in him, and we need to roll."