FOXBORO (CBS) – The Patriots have reached agreement with free agent wide receiver Brandon Lloyd.
According to the NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora, the deal is for three years and $12 million.READ MORE: 800 Nurses At Saint Vincent Hospital In Worcester Go On Strike
Lloyd enjoyed his best season with Josh McDaniels and the Broncos in 2010 (77 catches, 1,448 yards, 11 TDs), and with McDaniels now the offensive coordinator in New England, the Patriots were a good fit.READ MORE: Harry And Meghan Detail Royal Struggles, From Discussions Of Baby's Skin Tone To Suicidal Thoughts
The 49ers also offered Lloyd a deal, but the wide receiver chose instead to go where he would likely be comfortable.
The 30-year-old Lloyd spent last season with the Broncos and Rams, finishing with 70 catches for 966 yards and 5 touchdowns.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
On Saturday, the team also signed wide receiver Anthony Gonzalez.