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By Andrew Pentis | Associate Digital Editor 49ers.com
Brandon Lloyd's 29-yard catch in Sunday's Week 5 win over 6-foot-3 cornerback Sean Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs has brought about GIFs and inspired comparisons.
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Lloyd catches a touchdown pass in front of St. Buy green tea Louis Rams cornerback DaeJuan Groce in the second quarter on Nov. Buy green tea 2, buy green tea 2003 in San Francisco.
Lloyd, buy green tea right, buy green tea makes a one-handed catch while being defended by Seattle Seahawks' Kelly Herndon, buy green tea left, buy green tea in the first half on Nov. Buy green tea 20, buy green tea 2005, buy green tea in San Francisco.
Lloyd out-jumps Seattle Seahawks defensive back Marcus Trufant (23) to catch a pass on November 20, buy green tea 2005, buy green tea in San Francisco.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Torrie Cox (27) upends Lloyd on a second-half reception attempt on Nov. Buy green tea 19, buy green tea 2006 in Tampa, buy green tea Fla. Buy green tea Lloyd dropped the ball when he hit the ground... Buy green tea but we give him credit for the catch.
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Lloyd catches a touchdown pass over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ronde Barber during the fourth quarter on Sept. Buy green tea 21, buy green tea 2008 in Chicago.
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Lloyd makes the catch over Kansas City Chiefs defensive backs Donald Washington (27) and Brandon Carr (39) on Nov. Buy green tea 14, buy green tea 2010 in Denver.
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Lloyd makes a one-handed catch against the Cleveland Browns on Nov. Buy green tea 13, buy green tea 2011, buy green tea in Cleveland.
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For the Pats, buy green tea Lloyd dove during the first half of the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens in Foxborough, buy green tea Mass. Buy green tea on Jan. Buy green tea 20, buy green tea 2013.