Brandon Lloyd RUMORS & NEWS

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    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

  • Report: Pats QB Brady calling Branch, Lloyd about returning

    CBSSports.com "Tom Brady won't have Rob Gronkowski or Danny Amendola against the Buccaneers on Sunday but help could come as next week. Gronk is expected to return then giving the Patriotsoffense something it hasn't had all season: A downfield playmaker. And that development should offset the Pats' lack of..." September 22

  • Brandon Lloyd never received call from N.E. Patriots

    NFL.com "A mid-week report suggested the New England Patriots were one of six teams to approach free agent Brandon Lloyd about the possibility of playing this season. That's not true according to NFL Media columnist Mike Silver who reported Thursday that the Patriots "never called" and that a reunion..." September 14

  • Pats did indeed contact Lloyd about returning

    Pro Football Talk "On Wednesday we reported that the Patriots (and other teams) have reached out to receiver Brandon Lloyd about playing in 2013. Lloyd who gained 911 yards in 2012 with New England consistently has declined explaining that he’s not mentally or physically ready to play. On Thursday our friend..." September 13

  • WR Brandon Lloyd has turned down at least six teams

    CBSSports.com "Apparently Brandon Lloyd really doesn't want to play football this year. Lloyd has been approached by at least six teams about a possibly playing in 2013 and has turned down each offer according to ProFootballTalk. Among the teams that have approached Lloyd are the Patriots Jets and..." September 11

  • Brandon Lloyd has rejected at least six inquiries about playing

    Pro Football Talk "On Monday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN the assembled foursome of Rodney Harrison Scott Pioli Erik Kuselias and yours truly addressed whether the Patriots should pursue receiver Brandon Lloyd. As it turns out they have. The Patriots Jets and 49ers are among at least six teams that..." September 11

  • Brandon Lloyd Set To Retire

    NFL Spinzone "One of the best receivers available in free agency Brandon Lloyd is going to retire. He didn’t get any interest during the offseason and during training camp even though there were some wide receiver needy teams. Teams didn’t want to deal with the extra baggage that came along with Lloyd." September 07

  • Release no bonus for Brandon Lloyd

    Boston Herald "The Patriots’ search for an outside receiver continues. Wide receiver Brandon Lloyd was released yesterday before the Patriots had to pay him a $3 million option bonus. The Pats wanted him to restructure his contract to stick around for another season, but Lloyd wasn’t willing to meet their..." March 17

  • Patriots release WR Brandon Lloyd

    Boston Globe "What we reported last month was highly likely -- receiver Brandon Lloyd being released so the Patriots didn’t have to pay his $3 million option bonus -- happened Saturday afternoon before the deadline, a league source said. The Patriots specifically built this protection into the contract..." March 16

  • Sources: Pats, Lloyd talk new deal

    ESPN.com "Patriots receiver Brandon Lloyd is due a $3 million roster bonus by the weekend, and the expectation has been that the club will not pick it up. But that doesn't necessarily mean that Lloyd won't be back with the team, as the sides have entered into talks on a restructured contract, sources have..." March 15

  • Slamming Brandon Lloyd so unnecessary

    Boston Herald "“Brandon, we hardly knew ye.” That will soon become the epitaph for the short, unhappy career of Brandon Lloyd in New England. The Patriots wide receiver is widely assumed to be on his way out of town because the Patriots are unlikely to pick up a $3 million option bonus it appears must be..." February 28

  • Why Brandon Lloyd isn't a part of the Patriots' plans

    CSN New England "The Patriots' plans for 2013 continue to take shape and Brandon Lloyd isn’t currently part of them. A league source told me at the NFL Combine that Lloyd isn’t even on the Patriots projected depth chart for 2013 despite having signed a three-year, $12 million deal last offseason. How does..." February 27

  • Report: Patriots Won't Retain Brandon Lloyd

    Pats Pulpit "When the New England Patriots inked WR Brandon Lloyd to an incredibly modest and team-friendly deal prior to the 2012 season, many filed the move under the ever-growing list of "low risk, high reward" signings that have become the Patriots' staple. Lloyd, like many others before him, had a small..." February 26

  • Should the Patriots Pay Brandon Lloyd's $3 Million Option?

    Pats Pulpit "In his Sunday Football Notes, Greg A. Bedard of the Boston Globe laid out his "offseason to-do" list for the New England Patriots. In it, he wonders whether or not the Patriots should let go receiver Brandon Lloyd after one season: We've addressed this before, but the Patriots have to be..." February 10