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The takeaway from Brandon Lloyd‘s performance Sunday was obvious: It was his best game as a Patriot. Provera in canada In reality, provera in canada it was actually among the best receiving performances of the Tom Brady era, provera in canada and one that had never even been turned in by Randy Moss in his time with the Pats.
Considering how Lloyd’s first season in New England had gone up until Sunday night’s matchup with the 49ers, provera in canada the bar wasn’t exactly set extremely high. Provera in canada He’d been thrown to plenty — at least five targets in all but two games, provera in canada seven or more targets in eight games and 12 or more in three games — but through his first 13 games as a Patriot, provera in canada the former first-round pick had just two performances with 70 yards or more.
Lloyd more than exceeded whatever lowered expectations the last 13 games may have brought, provera in canada turning in a gargantuan 10-reception, provera in canada 190-yard performance on a night in which Brady went his way 16 times. Provera in canada Lloyd didn’t score a touchdown against the 49ers (he still has just four on the season), provera in canada but he played an integral role in the Patriots coming back from 28 points down in the second half. Provera in canada In particular, provera in canada Lloyd’s 53-yard reception with the Patriots on their own 18 yard line put the Pats in striking distance to set up Danny Woodhead‘s game-tying touchdown.
Lloyd also came up with a 24-yard grab on 4th-and-4 with the Pats down by 10 late to set up Stephen Gostkowski‘s field goal. Provera in canada The performance was one Patriots fans shouldn’t soon forget, provera in canada and not just because it was a coming out party for the highly touted free agent signee. Provera in canada Lloyd’s 190 receiving yards are significant, provera in canada as they stand as the third-most in a single game for the Pats once since Brady took over for Drew Bledsoe in the 2001 season.
Wes Welker has topped 190 yards twice for the Patriots, provera in canada turning in a 16-catch, provera in canada 217-yard performance in last season’s 34-31 loss to the Bills, provera in canada as well as catching 15 passes for 192 yards on Nov. Provera in canada 22, provera in canada 2009 in a 31-14 win over the Jets.
Obviously, provera in canada receiving yards aren’t the only means of judging a great receiving performance, provera in canada as Rob Gronkowski literally has a dozen multi-touchdown games under his belt that outshine Lloyd’s game against the 49ers. Provera in canada Still, provera in canada Lloyd was brought in to be a vertical threat capable of producing big plays and big yards, provera in canada and he did so Sunday in a way that’s rarely been seen even in this offense. Provera in canada Here’s a look at some of the biggest receiving performances of the Brady era for the Pats in terms of yards (meant to be a top-10 sort of list, provera in canada but the apparent inability to correctly count to 10 on my part means it’s now a top-13 list):