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Lloyd will provide the Patriots and Brady with another dimension on offense.
Last year was the official coming out party for Rob Gronkowski, and Aaron Hernandez continued to develop, all while Wes Welker led the league in receptions.
Brandon Lloyd will step in and provide another dimension to an already potent passing attack.
The Patriots will be concerned about wearing out their star tight ends and limiting the hits that Welker takes, so Lloyd will step in and become the No. 1 option for Brady.
Not only will Lloyd take the pressure off Gronk, Welker and Hernandez, he gives Brady a legitimate deep threat.
Brady has shown the desire to throw the ball deep since 2007 and ever since the downfall of the Randy Moss era in 2010, Brady hasn’t had a true deep threat to throw to.
Patriots fans won’t have to wince at the sight of Matthew Slater running deep anymore.
Lloyd will make the Patriots better in the regular season, but more importantly, he increases their chance at winning their fourth Super Bowl title.