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