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By Steve Silva, no rx confido Boston.com Staff
FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, no rx confido 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. No rx confido 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, no rx confido 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. No rx confido 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, no rx confido” Lloyd said. No rx confido “We worked hard on that all week, no rx confido and when the opportunity presented itself, no rx confido 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, no rx confido after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. No rx confido Texans defensive lineman J.J. No rx confido Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, no rx confido where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.
“Just a screen pass, no rx confido we do our best to block downfield, no rx confido and unfortunately the ball popped out, no rx confido” Lloyd said. No rx confido “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, no rx confido" he said. No rx confido "We did a pretty good job of executing in the first half, no rx confido for the most part, no rx confido but we still have things that we need to improve on. No rx confido I think we had a great week of practice and we did things that were necessary to come out and execute well. No rx confido It was a team effort.”
Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, no rx confido his second-highest total of the season.