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