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