By Steve Silva, free oxytrol Boston.com Staff
FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, free oxytrol 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 oxytrol 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 oxytrol 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 oxytrol 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, free oxytrol” Lloyd said. Free oxytrol “We worked hard on that all week, free oxytrol and when the opportunity presented itself, free oxytrol 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, free oxytrol after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. Free oxytrol Texans defensive lineman J.J. Free oxytrol Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, free oxytrol where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.
“Just a screen pass, free oxytrol we do our best to block downfield, free oxytrol and unfortunately the ball popped out, free oxytrol” Lloyd said. Free oxytrol “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, free oxytrol" he said. Free oxytrol "We did a pretty good job of executing in the first half, free oxytrol for the most part, free oxytrol but we still have things that we need to improve on. Free oxytrol I think we had a great week of practice and we did things that were necessary to come out and execute well. Free oxytrol It was a team effort.”
Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, free oxytrol his second-highest total of the season.