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Last season, wide receiver Brandon Lloyd caught 74 passes for more than 900 yards with the New England Patriots, but was released this offseason to help save the team roughly $3 million dollars.
Lloyd has the reputation of being a tough guy to get along with in the locker room, but he is best known for being a very productive receiver, even at the age of 32.
Looking around the NFL, a few teams have some serious questions at the wide receiver position as training camp is approaching rapidly.
Here are a few teams that would be a great fit for Lloyd.
New York Jets
Unless the Jets can find some offensive weapons, it won’t matter who is starting for them at quarterback this year. Santonio Holmes is coming back from a season ending injury last year, so who knows how he’ll perform early on. The rest of the Jets receiving core is a joke, and Lloyd would instantly be a major upgrade over anyone on their roster. The Jets need help at the receiver position, and Lloyd is the best available one ...
BEST OF MAXIM
In the fallout of the Aaron Hernandez saga, NFL teams reportedly may make the decision to hire police experts to inspect prospects’ tattoos.
IT COULD GET WORSE
A report says Aaron Hernandez could face charges for a July 2012 double murder. A grand jury is hearing the case from prosecutors.
It looks like the authorities are getting closer to nailing a double murder that went down in Boston last year, to former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
According to the Boston Globe, prosecutors have started to make their case to a grand jury that Hernandez was the person who killed two men in last year’s double murder in Boston.
“The case against Hernandez appears...
Patriots pre-training camp 53-man roster projection - Going Deep - Boston.com: Here is Frenz’s...
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick addressed the media for the first time since the arrest and subsequent murder charge against his former star tight end Aaron Hernandez.
Belichick, talking from Patriots training camp in Foxborough, Mass., was his typical stone-cold self but addressed the issue at length.
"I am personally disappointed and hurt in a situation like this...
During the past offseason, the New England Patriots have completely restructured their receiving corp, parting ways with veterans Brandon Lloyd, Deion Branch, and Wes Welker, while adding Michael Jenkins, Danny Amendola, and Donald Jones (Oh wait, they already cut him) through free agency, as well as drafting Aaron Dobson of Rutgers and Josh Boyce of TCU.Factoring in the Gronkowski...
Fun fact - it has literally been half a year since the New England Patriots played a football game. It's been... eventful. But boy, have I missed football. And now, in the searing heat of July, it's just around the corner. So time to preview some of the key battles that'll be going down in Training Camp.
After looking at the battle to be Tom Brady's backup, it&...
A pre-trial hearing for a man charged as an accessory to murder in the case involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been rescheduled.
Bristol District Attorney Samuel Sutter said the hearing for Ernest Wallace in Attleboro District Court will be held Friday.
The hearing was originally set for Monday but a spokesman for the district attorney said both...
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is due to
make another court appearance in the murder case against him.
Two Boston sports broadcasters and Friends of the Facts nearly came to blows on TV Tuesday night in a heated debate over the Aaron Hernandez situation. Looks like it will be a long, hot autumn in New England.
The reaction to Aaron Hernandez arrest and murder charge, as the former Patriots tight end remains in jail, has been, understandably, outrage.
But some of it's just insanely over the top, like the notion that the NFL might ban academically ineligible players from the combine. Or that the NFL might have "police experts" check prospects tattoos, which CBSSports.com&...
New England coach addressed the media about the Aaron Hernandez issue