Extrapyramidal Reactions

By Tyler Emerick | Digital Media 49ers.com Brandon Lloyd knew he had an edge on Sean Smith. The San Francisco 49ers wide receiver saw a weakness in the Kansas City Chiefs cornerback and promptly relayed his intel back to the huddle. Lloyd’s message was simple: Throw him the ball and he’d make a play. “He had said that he thought 21 (Smith) was hurt, extrapyramidal reactions” quarterback Colin Kaepernick said, extrapyramidal reactions “thought we could take a shot… At some point you have to trust them and just give them a chance. “He’s a great receiver and he made an amazing play.” On a critical 3rd-and-10 for the 49ers in the fourth quarter, extrapyramidal reactions Kaepernick dropped back, extrapyramidal reactions looked to his right, extrapyramidal reactions scanned back over the field and sent an arching pass down the left sideline. Lloyd, extrapyramidal reactions with Smith tailing stride for stride, extrapyramidal reactions leaped over his 6-foot-3 defender and muscled away the ball on the way to the ground for a drive-extending 29-yard gain. “I wasn’t really thinking through it, extrapyramidal reactions just using instincts, extrapyramidal reactions” Lloyd said. Extrapyramidal reactions “I always like to think of those lobs, extrapyramidal reactions whether they’re in the red zone or in the field, extrapyramidal reactions as football’s version of the alley-oop. Extrapyramidal reactions It’s the quarterback understanding the ability of the pass-catcher and putting the ball in position where the guy can make the play.” Three plays before Lloyd’s highlight-reel grab, extrapyramidal reactions the 49ers recorded a first down on a fake punt from their own 29-yard line. Extrapyramidal reactions Lloyd admitted feeling an extra push of motivation to not let the momentum slip from the team’s grasp. “Definitely feeling like I needed to step up, extrapyramidal reactions” Lloyd said. Extrapyramidal reactions “Whoever’s number was going to get called, extrapyramidal reactions I’m sure that we were all thinking the same thing; that we needed to come through at a crucial point in the game.” Lloyd’s catch eventually led to Phil Dawson’s fourth of five field goals on the afternoon, extrapyramidal reactions one that gave the 49ers the lead for good en route to a 22-17 victory. “It was a great catch, extrapyramidal reactions and it was well defended, extrapyramidal reactions” Jim Harbaugh said. Extrapyramidal reactions “Brandon stopped, extrapyramidal reactions leaped and didn’t interfere and really just went from being out-leveraged to jumping and leveraging the ball and making a great play.” Lloyd made another stellar play earlier on Sunday, extrapyramidal reactions diving to catch a pass on the opposite sideline for a 38-yard gain in the second quarter. Extrapyramidal reactions That grab, extrapyramidal reactions too, extrapyramidal reactions led to a Dawson field goal. Lloyd finished his afternoon with a game-high 76 yards receiving on three catches and five targets. Extrapyramidal reactions The 11-year veteran entered Sunday with just three receptions on nine targets through the first three games of the season. “I think we’re still developing our confidence and our chemistry with all levels of routes, extrapyramidal reactions” Lloyd said of his relationship with Kaepernick. Extrapyramidal reactions “The stuff in the heat of the battle helps. Extrapyramidal reactions It all factors in as far as personality and understanding what we’re both capable of.”