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FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, free anafranil 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. Free anafranil 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, free anafranil 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. Free anafranil 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.
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Lloyd's second touchdown came on a fumble recovery in the end zone, free anafranil after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. Free anafranil Texans defensive lineman J.J. Free anafranil Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, free anafranil where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.
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Lloyd played the role of the humble team player after the game.
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Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, free anafranil his second-highest total of the season.