Head Strong In Canada

By Steve Silva, head strong in canada Boston.com Staff
FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, head strong in canada who had his first two touchdown game as a Patriot.

One touchdown was a perfectly executed pass play that looked like a run at the start. Head strong in canada The other was a pass-play-turned-fumble where Lloyd happened to be in the right place at the right time.

For his first touchdown, head strong in canada Tom Brady found Lloyd wide open in the middle of the field after the Patriots QB faked a handoff and Lloyd blew past the confused Texans defense that bit on the run. Head strong in canada Lloyd breezed into the end zone and the Patriots went up 14-0 in in the first quarter of what would be an eventual 42-14 demolition of Houston.

“That was definitely a scheme play, head strong in canada” Lloyd said. Head strong in canada “We worked hard on that all week, head strong in canada and when the opportunity presented itself, head strong in canada Coach [Josh] McDaniels called it at the right time and we were able to take advantage of it.”

Lloyd's second touchdown came on a fumble recovery in the end zone, head strong in canada after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. Head strong in canada Texans defensive lineman J.J. Head strong in canada Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, head strong in canada where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.

“Just a screen pass, head strong in canada we do our best to block downfield, head strong in canada and unfortunately the ball popped out, head strong in canada” Lloyd said. Head strong in canada “But we were there to make the play.”

Lloyd played the role of the humble team player after the game.

“Obviously the Texans are a really good football team, head strong in canada" he said. Head strong in canada "We did a pretty good job of executing in the first half, head strong in canada for the most part, head strong in canada but we still have things that we need to improve on. Head strong in canada I think we had a great week of practice and we did things that were necessary to come out and execute well. Head strong in canada It was a team effort.”

Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, head strong in canada his second-highest total of the season.

Source: http://www.boston.com/sports/football/patriots/extra_points/2012/12/brandon_lloyd_h.html