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FOXBORO — A week removed from his one-reception performance in a win at Miami, quick relief cats in canada Brandon Lloyd might have been doing handstands after the Patriots’ 42-14 blowout win over the Houston Texans Monday night at Gillette Stadium.

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Not too high, quick relief cats in canada not too low, quick relief cats in canada that’s how Lloyd played the game Monday night. Quick relief cats in canada We’ll never know exactly how he feels about the performance or about his team. Quick relief cats in canada “I don’t know. Quick relief cats in canada I think coach Bill has a better gauge on the pulse of the team, quick relief cats in canada” he said.

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

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