Illinois receiver to turn pro

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- With his name already in the record books and his diploma on the horizon, Illinois wide receiver Brandon Lloyd announced Thursday he will skip his senior season

Illinois 31, Northwestern 24

EVANSTON, Ill., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Jon Beutjer threw three touchdown passes and ran for another Saturday as Illinois defeated Northwestern, 31-24, in a battle of Big Ten Conference schools comple

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Scott Rislov completed 27 of 45 passes for 408 yards and Nick Gilliam kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired Saturday, lifting San Jose State to a 38-35 vi

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Illinois 34, Northwestern 28

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Kurt Kittner threw four tochdown passes -- two to freshman Brandon Lloyd -- as 10th-ranked Illinois won its sixth straight game Thursday with a 34-28 decision o

Illinois 33, Penn St. 28

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Rocky Harvey ran 13 yards for his second touchdown of the game with 79 seconds remaining Saturday as the 14th-ranked Illinois Fighting Illini rallied for their

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ill., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Kurt Kittner threw two touchdown passes and Bobby Jackson and Christian Morton returned interceptions for scores Saturday as 18th-ranked Illinois won its fourth

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Illinois 25, Minnesota 14

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Kurt Kittner passed for 239 yards and threw two touchdowns to Brandon Lloyd Saturday as Illinois rebounded from its first loss to record a 25-14 Big Ten Confere
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Brandon Lloyd
Carolina Panthers cornerback Chris Gamble, left, collars Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Lloyd as he catches a pass at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina on September 14, 2008. (UPI Photo/Nell Redmond)

Brandon Matthew Lloyd (born July 5, 1981 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at Illinois.

Lloyd has also played for the Washington Redskins and Chicago Bears.

Lloyd attended Blue Springs High School in Blue Springs, Missouri and was a letterman in football, basketball, and track. In track he still holds a school record 7'2 high jump. In football, he was a three-time All-Suburban Big Eight honoree, and as a senior, he was also awarded All-Region by the Mo-Kan Magazine and was named an All-State honoree by the St.Louis Post-Dispatch.

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