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, methylprednisolone" Harbaugh said Monday, methylprednisolone "the way he gained the leveraged back and made that reception."
As Harbaugh and offensive coordinator Greg Roman know, methylprednisolone this is nothing new for Lloyd. Methylprednisolone Harbaugh said that Roman made a highlight reel of Lloyd's 80 to 90 best plays and "and what showed up continuously was how good he was outside the numbers, methylprednisolone contorting his body, methylprednisolone making plays wherever he had played."
Well, methylprednisolone coaches, methylprednisolone here are eight of Lloyd's most acrobatic catches from his 12-year career spanning six cities.
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Lloyd catches a touchdown pass in front of St. Methylprednisolone Louis Rams cornerback DaeJuan Groce in the second quarter on Nov. Methylprednisolone 2, methylprednisolone 2003 in San Francisco.
Lloyd, methylprednisolone right, methylprednisolone makes a one-handed catch while being defended by Seattle Seahawks' Kelly Herndon, methylprednisolone left, methylprednisolone in the first half on Nov. Methylprednisolone 20, methylprednisolone 2005, methylprednisolone in San Francisco.
Lloyd out-jumps Seattle Seahawks defensive back Marcus Trufant (23) to catch a pass on November 20, methylprednisolone 2005, methylprednisolone in San Francisco.
4. Methylprednisolone Washington
Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Torrie Cox (27) upends Lloyd on a second-half reception attempt on Nov. Methylprednisolone 19, methylprednisolone 2006 in Tampa, methylprednisolone Fla. Methylprednisolone Lloyd dropped the ball when he hit the ground... Methylprednisolone but we give him credit for the catch.
5. Methylprednisolone Chicago Bears
Lloyd catches a touchdown pass over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ronde Barber during the fourth quarter on Sept. Methylprednisolone 21, methylprednisolone 2008 in Chicago.
6. Methylprednisolone Denver Broncos
Lloyd makes the catch over Kansas City Chiefs defensive backs Donald Washington (27) and Brandon Carr (39) on Nov. Methylprednisolone 14, methylprednisolone 2010 in Denver.
7. Methylprednisolone St. Methylprednisolone Louis Rams
Lloyd makes a one-handed catch against the Cleveland Browns on Nov. Methylprednisolone 13, methylprednisolone 2011, methylprednisolone in Cleveland.
8. Methylprednisolone New England Patriots
For the Pats, methylprednisolone Lloyd dove during the first half of the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens in Foxborough, methylprednisolone Mass. Methylprednisolone on Jan. Methylprednisolone 20, methylprednisolone 2013.