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By Mike Fine, free hip & joint support dogs The Patriot Ledger

FOXBORO — A week removed from his one-reception performance in a win at Miami, free hip & joint support dogs Brandon Lloyd might have been doing handstands after the Patriots’ 42-14 blowout win over the Houston Texans Monday night at Gillette Stadium.

Lloyd had just resurrected himself with seven catches for 89 yards, free hip & joint support dogs including a season-best 37-yard touchdown reception from Tom Brady. Free hip & joint support dogs He even recovered a fumble in the end zone to cement the game early in the fourth quarter. Free hip & joint support dogs Two touchdowns in the biggest game of the season and Lloyd acted like he’d done nothing more than buy a can of Coke at 7-Eleven. Free hip & joint support dogs It just wasn’t a big deal.

What does the win – the Pats’ seventh straight – say about the team, free hip & joint support dogs he was asked?

“I don’t know, free hip & joint support dogs” he said.

It means you’re pretty good, free hip & joint support dogs he was reminded, free hip & joint support dogs as if he didn't realize the Texans, free hip & joint support dogs who were 11-1 and had also won six straight, free hip & joint support dogs were just another game on the schedule.

“Obviously, free hip & joint support dogs the Texans are a good football team and we did a pretty good job of executing for the first half for the most part, free hip & joint support dogs but we still have things we need to improve on, free hip & joint support dogs” he said. Free hip & joint support dogs “I think we had a great week of practice and we did the things that were necessary to come out and execute well and it was a team effort.”

Lloyd was obviously practicing the Patriots’ way of saying something but saying nothing, free hip & joint support dogs which is a shame since he was quite enthusiastic earlier in the season. Free hip & joint support dogs It was a shame because he certainly had something to celebrate after this decisive win.

At 2:49 of the first quarter, free hip & joint support dogs the Pats having scored on a Brady-to-Aaron Hernandez 7-yard pass, free hip & joint support dogs Lloyd headed out into the flats and kept on running. Free hip & joint support dogs Brady lofted a perfectly arched ball that fell into Lloyd’s hands, free hip & joint support dogs and he was off for the end zone, free hip & joint support dogs giving the Pats a 14-0 start. Free hip & joint support dogs “Yeah that was definitely a scheme play, free hip & joint support dogs” he said, free hip & joint support dogs “and we worked hard on that all week and when the opportunity presented itself and coach (Josh) McDaniels called it at the right time, free hip & joint support dogs and we were able to take advantage of it.”

“That was well executed, free hip & joint support dogs” said coach Bill Belichick. Free hip & joint support dogs “That was great protection, free hip & joint support dogs great run fake, free hip & joint support dogs and Brandon got a couple of steps behind the secondary and Tom hit him. Free hip & joint support dogs The players did a good job on that.”

Not only was it big for the team, free hip & joint support dogs but also for Lloyd. Free hip & joint support dogs A week earlier he’d been targeted only once, free hip & joint support dogs capping a six-game string of games in which he came up with only 16 receptions. Free hip & joint support dogs In the first six games of the season he came up with 34.

There were questions about his ability to create separation from defenders, free hip & joint support dogs and even his ability to mesh with Brady, free hip & joint support dogs so this performance seemed to slam the door on those thoughts. Free hip & joint support dogs Yet Lloyd said he had no idea how involved he’d be for this game. Free hip & joint support dogs He said he had no thoughts about having such a big game, free hip & joint support dogs either. Free hip & joint support dogs “I don’t know how many yards I had.”

As for clicking with Brady once again: “I mean, free hip & joint support dogs we’re just executing the plays. Free hip & joint support dogs I haven’t seen the film, free hip & joint support dogs but I don’t really have any comments about it right now.”

Lloyd kept his head in the game nicely, free hip & joint support dogs though, free hip & joint support dogs and when Danny Woodhead made a nice run, free hip & joint support dogs only to have the ball poked out of his hands 45 seconds into the fourth quarter, free hip & joint support dogs Lloyd was on the spot to fall on the ball in the end zone.

“I don’t know, free hip & joint support dogs” he said, free hip & joint support dogs when asked about that play. Free hip & joint support dogs “It was a screen pass and I’m just doing my best to block downfield and the ball popped out. Free hip & joint support dogs Pretty much all I know right now. Free hip & joint support dogs As long as it puts points on the board. Free hip & joint support dogs It doesn’t really matter how they come.”

Not too high, free hip & joint support dogs not too low, free hip & joint support dogs that’s how Lloyd played the game Monday night. Free hip & joint support dogs We’ll never know exactly how he feels about the performance or about his team. Free hip & joint support dogs “I don’t know. Free hip & joint support dogs I think coach Bill has a better gauge on the pulse of the team, free hip & joint support dogs” he said.

Mike Fine may be reached at mikefine@ledger.com.

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