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49ers hint they’ll throw more in 2014

49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman hinted that they’ll pass the ball more in 2014 now that they’ve added more weapons at receiver this offseason. “We kind of went through everything we’ve done and really kind of stripped it back down to its most element basic parts and (started) over at square one,” he said, via the San Francisco Chronicle. “I would say, I think it’s...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Early Outlook – The San Francisco 49ers

Going into the offseason, there were a few concerns about the San Francisco 49ers. During the offseason, the 49ers have made some changes, and going into next season, their future looks bright. At the end of last season, the 49ers narrowly lost in the NFC Championship Game against the Seattle Seahawks, and were only a couple of points away from making it to their second straight...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 12, 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

San Francisco 49ers OTA Notebook: Josh Johnson Excelling, Vernon Davis Still AWOL and Brandon Lloyd is ‘On His Way’

It’s still early, but Josh Johnson is already starting to build a compelling case to win a spot on the San Francisco 49ers 53-man roster. On Tuesday during the  OTAs, the former Oakland Tech standout threw a couple of touchdown passes during a red zone drill and then he caught one, as well. The quarterback was filling in at wide receiver because the 49ers only had four players...
Via BaySportsNet
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick, Brandon Lloyd quickly building chemistry

Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com says it looks like 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and veteran receiver Brandon Lloyd are quickly building chemistry with one another. Kaepernick appears to have built good chemistry with Lloyd in a short period of time. Lloyd, 32, did not play last season. In his previous three seasons, he caught a combined 20 touchdown passes in stints with Denver...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Way-too-early season outlook for the San Francisco 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers’ opponents for the 2014-15 season were released earlier this year, however, we still don’t know the schedule. Looking at the opponents on the teams schedule is quite frightening. Of the 13 teams that the 49ers are going to play next season, nine had a .500-or-better record, and six of them made the playoffs. So here is my way too early season outlook for...
Via cover32 - 49ers
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd’s Contract With The 49ers Believed To Be Worth The Veteran Minimum

  According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, Brandon Lloyd‘s contract with the 49ers is believed to be a one-year deal worth the veteran minimum. Florio adds that Lloyd’s contract could include some incentives as well. The 49ers were reportedly looking for more competition at their No. 3 receiver position to go along with second-year receiver Quinton Patton, so it...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd A Niner Again

The San Francisco 49ers have been in the headlines over the past few weeks. They made headlines once again this afternoon. This time the headline was something more on the positive side of things when they announced that they have agreed to a one year deal with wide receiver Brandon Lloyd. Lloyd is a former 49ers fourth round draft pick. He was not in the NFL last year but this...
Via BaySportsNet
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wide Receiver Brandon Lloyd Signs 1-Year Deal with 49ers

Sean McMahon Wide Receiver Brandon Lloyd Signs 1-Year Deal with 49ers Finally, news that doesn’t require handcuffs. According to a report issued by the team earlier today, wide receiver Brandon Lloyd has shed the bonds of retirement to join the 49ers’ wide receiver unit in 2014: #49ers welcome back WR Brandon Lloyd (@mrblloyd), SF’s fourth-round pick in 2003. PHOTOS: http...
Via 49erslife.com
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers sign WR Brandon Lloyd to one-year deal

After sitting out the 2013 NFL season, veteran wide receiver Brandon Lloyd signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday. Lloyd spent the first three years of his career with the 49ers, who selected him in the fourth-round of the 2003 NFL Draft. Lloyd most recently played with the New England Patriots […]
Via Full Scale Sports
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd gives up on zombie killing, signs a one-year deal with the 49ers

Remember when Brandon Lloyd gave up on football to become a zombie slayer?Well, under a year later, the situation has flipped. The former Patriot, Bronco, Bear, Ram, Redskin and 49er has signed a one year deal to return to where it all started, San Francisco.49ers announced they have signed WR Brandon Lloyd to a one-year deal.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 15, 2014It'...
Via Patriots Life
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign WR Brandon Lloyd

The San Francisco 49ers have added some depth and great hands to the receiving corp.   Former Patriots wide receiver Brandon Lloyd has come out of retirement to accept a one year deal from the 49ers. #49ers sign WR Brandon Lloyd to one-year contract. READ: http://t.co/KngO56bJL5 pic.twitter.com/cx0rPV5kq4 — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 15, 2014 Lloyd had 74 catches, 911...
Via Thacover2
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd, 49ers Agree To One-Year Contract After Year Off From NFL

Former New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon Lloyd is back in the NFL. The San Francisco 49ers announced on Tuesday that they signed Lloyd to a one-year contract. Lloyd spent the 2013 season away from football after the Patriots declined to pick up his contract option following a season with 74 catches for 911 yards with four touchdowns. He has 385 career receptions for 5...
Via NESN.com
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign WR Brandon Lloyd To 1-Year Deal

Getty Images Brandon Lloyd was out of football last season, as he stayed waiting in free agency, while no team called.  He most recently was a member of the New England Patriots, where he did not meet expectations on the field, and struggled to keep himself as a good figure in the locker room.  This led to his cut from New England, and his stint as a free agent. The San Francisco...
Via TopSportsReport
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Sign WR Brandon Lloyd

  The San Francisco 49ers announced that they have signed veteran WR Brandon Lloyd to a one-year deal on Tuesday. #49ers sign WR Brandon Lloyd to one-year contract. READ: http://t.co/KngO56bJL5 pic.twitter.com/cx0rPV5kq4 — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 15, 2014 The idea of the 49ers signing Lloyd came up last week as they are reportedly looking for more competition at their...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Lloyd working on a deal with 49ers

Photo from USA TodayThe San Francisco 49ers haven't been very active in free agency apart from bringing back Anquan Boldin, but according to NFL.com, they have been talking with free agent Brandon Lloyd. Lloyd was with the Patriots in 2012 and put up 911 yards, but sat out the 2013 season after turning down a couple of chances to go to training camp, according to NFL.com. NFL...
Via Patriots Life
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rumors: Brandon Lloyd to Return to 49ers ?

Sean McMahon According to a report from the always reputable Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, former 49ers wide receiver Brandon Lloyd is considering a return to the NFL after taking a full year off, speaking with the 49ers organization within the past 24 hours. The 49ers are in the market for a wide receiver, with many believing that they will look to bolster the position through...
Via 49erslife.com
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Lloyd In Talks With 49ers To Make NFL Return

Brandon Lloyd could be making his return to the NFL after sitting out the 2013 season. Lloyd is in talks with the San Francisco 49ers about “rebooting his NFL career,” multiple sources told CSNBayArea.com. Lloyd last played with the New England Patriots in 2012. He had 74 catches for 911 yards with four touchdowns in 16 games with the Patriots. The Patriots chose not to pick...
Via NESN.com
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers in talks with Brandon Lloyd about possible return

Veteran wide receiver Brandon Lloyd, who did not play last season, is in talks with the 49ers about the possibility of rebooting his NFL career, according to multiple sources. The 49ers reportedly expressed interest in several free-agent wide receivers, including Julian Edelman, Emmanuel Sanders, Golden Tate, Hakeem Nicks, Devin Hester and DeSean Jackson. The 49ers remain in the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers In Talks With WR Brandon Lloyd Regarding Return To The NFL

  Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, citing multiple sources, reports that the 49ers are in talks with veteran WR Brandon Lloyd about possibly returning to the NFL next season. According to Maiocco, the 49ers are still in the market for wide receiver after they missed out on a number of free agents this offseason. Maiocco believes Lloyd would have to earn the No. 3 receiver job in order...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Tom Brady has been calling and texting Deion Branch, Brandon Lloyd

According to Ian Rapoport and Mike Silver of the NFL Network,  Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has reached out to both Deion Branch and Brandon Lloyd. What MikeSilver & I are reporting: Tom Brady himself has been calling & texting Deion Branch and Brandon Lloyd, gauging their availability. It’s been obvious that Brady isn’t happy with the Patriots receiver situation....
Via Pro Football Zone
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd gives up football, stars in zombie movie

Football is hard. It's a lot of exercising and being sore and getting tackled. So, why would a former all-Pro wide receiver Brandon Lloyd ever go back when he has a burgeoning acting career? Lloyd last played for the New England Patriots, and though he was released in March 2013 and is only 32, he has yet to sign with another NFL team. He, instead, has taken a role in a zombie...
Via Awful Announcing
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd Has Retired to Fight Zombies with Daniel Baldwin

Well, we already knew the camera loved him We heard earlier this month that former Patriots receiver Brandon Lloyd had turned down multiple offers to return to football, including conflicting reports on whether the Patriots were one of the teams interested. Regardless, we now know that Lloyd had bigger, more pressing matters to deal with. Killing zombies. That's right, killing...
Via Patriots Life
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NFL wide receiver Brandon Lloyd will star in zombie movie alongside Baldwin brother

Tweet After a 2012 NFL season with the New England Patriots where he failed to meet expectations, wide receiver Brandon Lloyd became a free-agent, but turned down the number of offers that were thrown his way. It was unclear why Lloyd hadn’t signed with an NFL team initially, but now the dust has settled and […]
Via Los That Sports Blog
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd starring in zombie movie with Daniel Baldwin

The New England Patriots have a receiving corps has looked relatively incompetent through the first two weeks of the season. With Danny Amendola possibly out for several more weeks, they could certainly use a veteran like Brandon Lloyd who has experience in their offensive system. If Lloyd hadn’t turned his attention from football to acting, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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