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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, free cree 1200” quarterback Colin Kaepernick said, free cree 1200 “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, free cree 1200 Kaepernick dropped back, free cree 1200 looked to his right, free cree 1200 scanned back over the field and sent an arching pass down the left sideline. Lloyd, free cree 1200 with Smith tailing stride for stride, free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200 just using instincts, free cree 1200” Lloyd said. Free cree 1200 “I always like to think of those lobs, free cree 1200 whether they’re in the red zone or in the field, free cree 1200 as football’s version of the alley-oop. Free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200 the 49ers recorded a first down on a fake punt from their own 29-yard line. Free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200” Lloyd said. Free cree 1200 “Whoever’s number was going to get called, free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200 one that gave the 49ers the lead for good en route to a 22-17 victory. “It was a great catch, free cree 1200 and it was well defended, free cree 1200” Jim Harbaugh said. Free cree 1200 “Brandon stopped, free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200 diving to catch a pass on the opposite sideline for a 38-yard gain in the second quarter. Free cree 1200 That grab, free cree 1200 too, free cree 1200 led to a Dawson field goal. Lloyd finished his afternoon with a game-high 76 yards receiving on three catches and five targets. Free cree 1200 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, free cree 1200” Lloyd said of his relationship with Kaepernick. Free cree 1200 “The stuff in the heat of the battle helps. Free cree 1200 It all factors in as far as personality and understanding what we’re both capable of.”