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By Steve Silva, benemid in us Boston.com Staff
FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, benemid in us who had his first two touchdown game as a Patriot.
One touchdown was a perfectly executed pass play that looked like a run at the start. Benemid in us The other was a pass-play-turned-fumble where Lloyd happened to be in the right place at the right time.
For his first touchdown, benemid in us Tom Brady found Lloyd wide open in the middle of the field after the Patriots QB faked a handoff and Lloyd blew past the confused Texans defense that bit on the run. Benemid in us Lloyd breezed into the end zone and the Patriots went up 14-0 in in the first quarter of what would be an eventual 42-14 demolition of Houston.
“That was definitely a scheme play, benemid in us” Lloyd said. Benemid in us “We worked hard on that all week, benemid in us and when the opportunity presented itself, benemid in us Coach [Josh] McDaniels called it at the right time and we were able to take advantage of it.”
Lloyd's second touchdown came on a fumble recovery in the end zone, benemid in us after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. Benemid in us Texans defensive lineman J.J. Benemid in us Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, benemid in us where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.
“Just a screen pass, benemid in us we do our best to block downfield, benemid in us and unfortunately the ball popped out, benemid in us” Lloyd said. Benemid in us “But we were there to make the play.”
Lloyd played the role of the humble team player after the game.
“Obviously the Texans are a really good football team, benemid in us" he said. Benemid in us "We did a pretty good job of executing in the first half, benemid in us for the most part, benemid in us but we still have things that we need to improve on. Benemid in us I think we had a great week of practice and we did things that were necessary to come out and execute well. Benemid in us It was a team effort.”
Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, benemid in us his second-highest total of the season.