Originally posted on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 1/23/13
With the epic fail of the “Ocho Cinco experiment” I feel some fans had a preconceived notion about the signing of Brandon Lloyd. Lloyd has been criticized for his performance this year and even thought of as a bust. I think this is malarkey and that Lloyd did everything we needed him to do and more. Can we give the man a little love? Brandon Lloyd has been a favorite player of Josh McDaniels dating back to the days when McDaniels was the head coach in Denver. Lloyd followed McDaniels to St. Louis when McDaniels took over the offensive coordinator position for a year and performed average which was to be expected in St. Louis (no offense). In some ways I don’t really know what Patriots fans expect from people like Brandon Lloyd. If fans are looking for another Randy Moss they should have examined both players skill set and realized that both Lloyd and Ocho Cinco are different players than Moss. Moss is an absolute freak of nature that can spread defenses out with sheer speed and...
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