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BRANDON LLOYD RUMORS

Brandon Lloyd, Josh Johnson make squad; Adam Snyder among cuts

The 49ers reduced their roster to 53 players with several players who had been on the proverbial bubble, including quarterback Josh Johnson and receiver Brandon Lloyd, making the cut, at least for now. The day also was kind to a pair of upstarts -- undrafted rookies Dillon Farrell, an offensive lineman, and James McCray, a safety. Farrell is one of just seven healthy offensive linemen...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WR Steve Johnson Pitted Against Brandon Lloyd For WR3 Option

WR Steve Johnson Pitted Against Brandon Lloyd For WR3 Option: Head Coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers has come out and said that Johnson has done an “outstanding job” this preseason and that he “feels good about him beong on the 53-man roster.” To make the team Johnson most likely will have to beat out Lloyd for the WR3 spot on the team as neither are good special...
Via FF Locker Room
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Lloyd has a good chance at making the 49ers roster

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport,  Brandon Lloyd has a really good chance at making the 49ers roster. Sounds like #49ers WR Brandon Lloyd has a real good chance to make the team. He’s fitting in, which is just as good news. Bonded with Boldin — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 20, 2014 Let’s face it,  the Niners need Lloyd.  After Anquan Boldin and Michael Crabtree...
Via Pro Football Zone
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd fitting in with 49ers, could crack roster

Getty Images The San Francisco 49ers signed Brandon Lloyd to a contract for the veteran minimum this offseason in an effort to see if the 33-year-old has anything in the tank. Thus far Lloyd has fit in with the 49ers and bonded with Anquan Boldin reports NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. While Lloyd is nothing more than a depth chart filler for the 49ers right now he coul d still be...
Via Tireball.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The wait was well worth it for WR Lloyd

It took a year, but veteran wide receiver Brandon Lloyd finally found what he was looking for: a second chance at playing for the 49ers. Lloyd sat out last season despite catching 74 passes for 911 yards and four touchdowns for the New England Patriots in 2012 in hopes the 49ers came calling. It wasn’t as if Lloyd, 33, had lost a step or any of the ability that enabled him to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd on Return to 49ers: ‘I Didn’t Explore Any Other Options’

  Brandon Lloyd follows a simple three-step plan. “Not to let the playbook defeat me. To give maximum effort every time and make the plays,” explained Lloyd following the San Francisco 49ers training camp practice on Tuesday. So far, that approach has been working out quite well for the veteran wide receiver. Lloyd has been drawing praise from his coaches and teammates for how...
Via BaySportsNet
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Who gets bumped if Lloyd makes 49ers?

When news first broke that Brandon Lloyd was planning a comeback with the San Francisco 49ers this season after taking last year off to make a zombie flick, there was plenty of reason to be skeptical. After all, he's a year removed from playing football and will be 33 years old this season. However, he has looked spry and ready to roll by most accounts this offseason. "...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd Says No Thanks To The New England Patriots

A year after signing a three year contract with the New England Patriots, Brandon Lloyd has said no to rejoining him.  Reports surfaced Wednesday afternoon that the Pats had made an offer to Lloyd who turned it down.  The report went on to say Lloyd has turned down upwards of five teams.  It looks like Lloyd will retire.   The Patriots ravaged by injuries to the offense could...
Via CLNS Radio
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd a disappointment for the Patriots?

Brandon Lloyd is starting to be considered a disappointment for the New England Patriots and especially for fantasy owners who expected solid numbers.It was the first time Lloyd posted fewer than three catches or 34 yards as a member of the Patriots and now the media is starting to get anxious.The Providence Journal Patriots Blog, stated today- “Nobody expected him to be the...
Via The Penalty Flag
October 22, 2012  |  2 Comments

Brandon Lloyd smiling catch inspires meme

The above fantastic photo of New England Patriots wide receiver sporting a huge smile while going all out to haul down a catch during the team’s blowout win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday is not only amusing example of photography in its own right, it has now inspired a developing internet meme. BuzzFeed has [...]
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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