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By Steve Silva, order ansaid Boston.com Staff
FOXBOROUGH – It was a big night for Brandon Lloyd, order ansaid 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. Order ansaid 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, order ansaid 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. Order ansaid 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, order ansaid” Lloyd said. Order ansaid “We worked hard on that all week, order ansaid and when the opportunity presented itself, order ansaid 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, order ansaid after Danny Woodhead lost the ball after catching a screen pass early in the fourth quarter. Order ansaid Texans defensive lineman J.J. Order ansaid Watt punched the ball out of Woodhead's arms and it bounced 13 yards into the end zone, order ansaid where Lloyd grabbed it like he was pulling in a Brady pass.

“Just a screen pass, order ansaid we do our best to block downfield, order ansaid and unfortunately the ball popped out, order ansaid” Lloyd said. Order ansaid “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, order ansaid" he said. Order ansaid "We did a pretty good job of executing in the first half, order ansaid for the most part, order ansaid but we still have things that we need to improve on. Order ansaid I think we had a great week of practice and we did things that were necessary to come out and execute well. Order ansaid It was a team effort.”

Lloyd caught seven passes for 89 yards, order ansaid his second-highest total of the season.

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