By Andrew Pentis | Associate Digital Editor 49ers.com
Brandon Lloyd's 29-yard catch in Sunday's Week 5 win over 6-foot-3 cornerback Sean Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs has brought about GIFs and inspired comparisons.
It also got Jim Harbaugh talking.
"Can’t recall seeing one better than the one he made in the ball game, order zestoretic" Harbaugh said Monday, order zestoretic "the way he gained the leveraged back and made that reception."
As Harbaugh and offensive coordinator Greg Roman know, order zestoretic this is nothing new for Lloyd. Order zestoretic Harbaugh said that Roman made a highlight reel of Lloyd's 80 to 90 best plays and "and what showed up continuously was how good he was outside the numbers, order zestoretic contorting his body, order zestoretic making plays wherever he had played."
Well, order zestoretic coaches, order zestoretic here are eight of Lloyd's most acrobatic catches from his 12-year career spanning six cities.
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Lloyd catches a touchdown pass in front of St. Order zestoretic Louis Rams cornerback DaeJuan Groce in the second quarter on Nov. Order zestoretic 2, order zestoretic 2003 in San Francisco.
Lloyd, order zestoretic right, order zestoretic makes a one-handed catch while being defended by Seattle Seahawks' Kelly Herndon, order zestoretic left, order zestoretic in the first half on Nov. Order zestoretic 20, order zestoretic 2005, order zestoretic in San Francisco.
Lloyd out-jumps Seattle Seahawks defensive back Marcus Trufant (23) to catch a pass on November 20, order zestoretic 2005, order zestoretic in San Francisco.
4. Order zestoretic Washington
Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Torrie Cox (27) upends Lloyd on a second-half reception attempt on Nov. Order zestoretic 19, order zestoretic 2006 in Tampa, order zestoretic Fla. Order zestoretic Lloyd dropped the ball when he hit the ground... Order zestoretic but we give him credit for the catch.
5. Order zestoretic Chicago Bears
Lloyd catches a touchdown pass over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ronde Barber during the fourth quarter on Sept. Order zestoretic 21, order zestoretic 2008 in Chicago.
6. Order zestoretic Denver Broncos
Lloyd makes the catch over Kansas City Chiefs defensive backs Donald Washington (27) and Brandon Carr (39) on Nov. Order zestoretic 14, order zestoretic 2010 in Denver.
7. Order zestoretic St. Order zestoretic Louis Rams
Lloyd makes a one-handed catch against the Cleveland Browns on Nov. Order zestoretic 13, order zestoretic 2011, order zestoretic in Cleveland.
8. Order zestoretic New England Patriots
For the Pats, order zestoretic Lloyd dove during the first half of the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens in Foxborough, order zestoretic Mass. Order zestoretic on Jan. Order zestoretic 20, order zestoretic 2013.