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