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.
It also got Jim Harbaugh talking.
"Can’t recall seeing one better than the one he made in the ball game, free panmycin" Harbaugh said Monday, free panmycin "the way he gained the leveraged back and made that reception."
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Lloyd catches a touchdown pass in front of St. Free panmycin Louis Rams cornerback DaeJuan Groce in the second quarter on Nov. Free panmycin 2, free panmycin 2003 in San Francisco.
Lloyd, free panmycin right, free panmycin makes a one-handed catch while being defended by Seattle Seahawks' Kelly Herndon, free panmycin left, free panmycin in the first half on Nov. Free panmycin 20, free panmycin 2005, free panmycin in San Francisco.
Lloyd out-jumps Seattle Seahawks defensive back Marcus Trufant (23) to catch a pass on November 20, free panmycin 2005, free panmycin in San Francisco.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Torrie Cox (27) upends Lloyd on a second-half reception attempt on Nov. Free panmycin 19, free panmycin 2006 in Tampa, free panmycin Fla. Free panmycin Lloyd dropped the ball when he hit the ground... Free panmycin 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. Free panmycin 21, free panmycin 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. Free panmycin 14, free panmycin 2010 in Denver.
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Lloyd makes a one-handed catch against the Cleveland Browns on Nov. Free panmycin 13, free panmycin 2011, free panmycin in Cleveland.
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For the Pats, free panmycin Lloyd dove during the first half of the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens in Foxborough, free panmycin Mass. Free panmycin on Jan. Free panmycin 20, free panmycin 2013.