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Brandon Lloyd caught two passes in the Patriots’ last game two weeks ago — both for TDs.
Globe Staff | By Michael Whitmer
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FOXBOROUGH — He might be able to leap over a moving car — more on that later — but receiver Brandon Lloyd is hoping the second half of the Patriots’ season finds him jumping into the end zone more often.

Lloyd, buy discount slimpulse online signed to a three-year, buy discount slimpulse online $12 million deal in the offseason, buy discount slimpulse online began his Patriots career with a bang: five catches in Week 1, buy discount slimpulse online eight the next week, buy discount slimpulse online then a season-high nine (for a season-high 108 yards) the week after that.

Save for a six-catch, buy discount slimpulse online 80-yard game at Seattle, buy discount slimpulse online Lloyd’s numbers have dipped a bit since those first three weeks. Buy discount slimpulse online He’s been held to three receptions or fewer in four of the Patriots’ last five games, buy discount slimpulse online including a single 6-yard grab in the overtime win against the Jets on Oct. Buy discount slimpulse online 21.

His most recent game — the 45-7 victory over the Rams in London — saw Lloyd catch just two passes. Buy discount slimpulse online Both, buy discount slimpulse online though, buy discount slimpulse online went for touchdowns, buy discount slimpulse online possibly a positive sign as the Patriots get set to come off their bye week with a home game on Sunday with the Bills.

Despite the week off, buy discount slimpulse online can Lloyd carry over that momentum of getting into the end zone?

“It was two catches, buy discount slimpulse online” he said.

True, buy discount slimpulse online but both went for touchdowns. Buy discount slimpulse online Won’t that help his confidence?

“It was two catches, buy discount slimpulse online two touchdowns, buy discount slimpulse online” Lloyd said. Buy discount slimpulse online “We still have a lot of work to do.”

Lloyd has made it his goal of establishing good chemistry with quarterback Tom Brady, buy discount slimpulse online but knew it wouldn’t happen overnight. Buy discount slimpulse online Halfway into his first season, buy discount slimpulse online it remains very much a work in progress.

For Lloyd, buy discount slimpulse online and for Brady.

“I think I said earlier, buy discount slimpulse online in the spring, buy discount slimpulse online that I don’t think this year we’ll be at a point where we’re like, buy discount slimpulse online ‘All right, buy discount slimpulse online we got it, buy discount slimpulse online’ because we still have so much work to do, buy discount slimpulse online” Lloyd said. Buy discount slimpulse online “We’re working hard to improve on that, buy discount slimpulse online week by week and day by day, buy discount slimpulse online but it’s a group effort, buy discount slimpulse online and that’s what we’re moving forward with.”

Said Brady: “I hope it keeps getting better. Buy discount slimpulse online We just keep working at it, buy discount slimpulse online so we go out there in practice and we work on things and Coach [Bill Belichick] tells us things that we need to do better. Buy discount slimpulse online We’re always trying to make those improvements. Buy discount slimpulse online I think you just have to keep going out there to work at it and see if it can be better each day.”

With 37 receptions for 435 yards and three touchdowns, buy discount slimpulse online Lloyd is on pace to challenge his career high of 77 catches, buy discount slimpulse online which came two seasons ago with the Broncos when he piled up a career-best 1, buy discount slimpulse online448 yards. Buy discount slimpulse online That number appears safe, buy discount slimpulse online barring an exceptional second half, buy discount slimpulse online but Lloyd can become a dangerous complementary piece, buy discount slimpulse online combining with receiver Wes Welker and tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez to give Brady plenty of powerful options through the air.

That’s the great aspect of the Patriots’ offense. Buy discount slimpulse online It could be a different standout every week, buy discount slimpulse online either from a pass catcher or running back Stevan Ridley.

“The teams that I’ve been on, buy discount slimpulse online regardless how talented that I’ve been compared to other pass catchers, buy discount slimpulse online I’ve never been declared a No. Buy discount slimpulse online 1 target, buy discount slimpulse online like a Larry Fitzgerald or a Calvin Johnson, buy discount slimpulse online where it’s clear, buy discount slimpulse online” said Lloyd, buy discount slimpulse online who is in his 10th season, buy discount slimpulse online but is already on his sixth organization. Buy discount slimpulse online “Coming to a team like this, buy discount slimpulse online it’s natural for me, buy discount slimpulse online to make sure that the chemistry between me and Tom is there so when he needs me as an option, buy discount slimpulse online I’ll be available for him. Buy discount slimpulse online They want me to be open, buy discount slimpulse online and they want me to catch the ball.”

Targeted 69 times this season, buy discount slimpulse online Brady and Lloyd are missing almost as often as they’re connecting. Buy discount slimpulse online What felt forced early in the season is now a normal part of the offense: Lloyd, buy discount slimpulse online working mostly on the outside, buy discount slimpulse online using his speed and jumping ability to make plays downfield.

That jumping ability was on display in a video that surfaced this week from over the summer, buy discount slimpulse online when Lloyd appeared to leap over a Smart Car moving at 35 miles an hour. Buy discount slimpulse online Impressive, buy discount slimpulse online but Patriots fans would prefer to see him soaring into end zones in the second half of the season, buy discount slimpulse online when championships are decided and playoff posturing begins.

“It seems like the games are a lot bigger, buy discount slimpulse online they mean more, buy discount slimpulse online they’re more important coming into the second half of the season, buy discount slimpulse online coming into November and December, buy discount slimpulse online” Lloyd said. Buy discount slimpulse online “Things are starting to shake out in the conferences and the divisions, buy discount slimpulse online so you have stuff you can look forward to, buy discount slimpulse online stuff that you can improve on.”

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Source: http://www.boston.com/sports/football/patriots/2012/11/10/brandon-lloyd-hopes-for-big-half/yAbVT1LeiM3lvoBJvKY4WI/story.html