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New York Giants Planned to Reduce Victor Cruz’s Tender Amount
June 17th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Had wide receiver Victor Cruz not signed his one-year, $2.879 million restricted free agent (RFA) tender, today would have been the day the New York Giants had the option of reducing his tender amount. And although many experts and pundits didn't anticipate Big Blue doing so, it turns out...

What to Expect with New York Giants, Victor Cruz Regarding Contract Situation Moving Forward
June 14th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
On Friday, after three months of perhaps one of the longest stare-offs in team history, one side finally blinked. As reported earlier this morning, Victor Cruz showed up to East Rutherford and signed his first-round, free agent tender which was placed upon him back in March, which is for one-year...

Victor Cruz Will Sign One-Year RFA Tender Today; Still Seeking Long-Term Deal from New York Giants
June 14th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
Wide receiver Victor Cruz is reportedly on his way to the New York Giants' team facilities in East Rutherford, NJ this morning where he will sign his one-year, $2.879 million restricted free agent (RFA) tender. "I'm going to sign my tender today and will continue talks for a long-term deal before...

Report: New York Giants, Victor Cruz “Hit Stalemate” in Contract Negotiations
May 31st, 2013 at 6:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants fans are all hopeful of hearing the news that Victor Cruz will sign the long-awaited contract extension with the team and report to the team's OTA's, something he has been absent from. Unfortunately, this will not be the case as Ed Werder from ESPN appeared on...

New York Giants Co-Owner Steve Tisch on Victor Cruz Deal: “It’s Just Taking Its Time”
May 21st, 2013 at 10:26 AM
The clock has tick tocked itself out and the Jeopardy theme has long since run its course, yet restricted free agent (RFA) Victor Cruz remains unsigned. And although numerous reports recently suggested the ongoing negotiations were nearing their end, New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch said on Tuesday that talks...

Former Giants DE Osi Umenyiora Commends Victor Cruz on Handling of Contract Situation
May 15th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The rumblings of the Victor Cruz contract negotiations have been picking up this week, and New York Giants fans all over are extremely hopeful for a conclusion to them very soon. On Tuesday, it was reported that the Giants were "getting close" to a potential deal with the 26-year-old...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Admits Victor Cruz Situation Has Become a “Concern”
April 30th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
On Monday, New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese said he remains "hopeful" that a deal between Big Blue and wide receiver Victor Cruz can get done. That, of course, is a far cry from what co-owner John Mara said a few weeks ago when he assured the world a...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Predicting What Kind of Deal Gets Done Between the Two Sides
April 23rd, 2013 at 5:04 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara is taking a very positive outlook on wide receiver Victor Cruz. After the Giants wide receiver failed to receive an offer sheet by the Friday deadline, it really limited Cruz's options down to three; which is sign the first-round tender, hold out, or agree...

With Deadline Gone, Victor Cruz Should Start Feeling Pressure to Sign with New York Giants Long-Term
April 22nd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Friday's deadline came and went for Victor Cruz. As a restricted free agent (RFA) that had a first-round tender placed upon him back in early March, the New York Giants wide receiver failed to receive an offer sheet from any of the other 31 teams in the NFL. So now,...

Clock is Ticking for New York Giants WR Victor Cruz; Options Will Soon Be Down to Three
April 19th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Today is the day for Restricted Free Agent (RFA) wide receiver Victor Cruz. Either a team will sign him to an offer sheet or they won't. And if the latter, he'll only have three remaining options. Sign his one-year RFA tender. Sign a long-term deal. Holdout. Ultimately, the complex nature of the situation boils...

New York Giants’ Justin Tuck on Victor Cruz: “As Long as He’s Here on Opening Day”
April 18th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Wide receiver Victor Cruz was a no-show at the start of the New York Giants offseason voluntary workouts, which began on Monday. But the restricted free agent has until Friday to receive an offer sheet from another team, and most feel that is unlikely as Cruz is hopeful of...

Report: Multiple Teams Interested in New York Giants WR Victor Cruz
April 13th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The clock is ticking for Victor Cruz as a restricted free agent. The New York Giants wide receiver has until April 19th to receive an offer sheet from any of the other 31 NFL teams, in which the Giants can decide to match it, or receive a first-round draft...

Report: New York Giants, Victor Cruz not Close on New Deal; Negotiations at a Standstill
April 11th, 2013 at 1:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** Just when you think all things seem positive on the New York Giants/Victor Cruz front comes a report courtesy of ESPN that suggests the contrary. Ed Werder is reporting that the two sides are not "at all" close on a new deal and that Cruz is "unlikely" to attend...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Works Out with Eli Manning, Hakeem Nicks & Louis Murphy at Duke
April 10th, 2013 at 6:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants continue to work to lock up wide receiver Victor Cruz this offseason and the contract negotiations have not stopped the 26-year-old Paterson native from preparing with his teammates for the upcoming season. Cruz took part in a voluntary workout along with Giants' teammates Eli Manning, Hakeem...

It’s No Hard Knock Life for Victor Cruz as He Signs with not New York Giants, but Roc Nation
April 3rd, 2013 at 4:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Not even 12 hours ago, we at Giants 101 speculated on whether or not New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz would be Jay-Z's next client. The speculation came after the singer/songwriter landed his first prominent client to Roc Nation Sports Agency, New York Yankees second basemen Robinson Cano. On...

Could New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Be Next Jay-Z Client Following Robinson Cano Signing?
April 3rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees made headlines on Tuesday with his off-the-field news. The second basemen fired his agent, Scott Boras, to sign with CAA and rapper Jay Z's new-found agency, Roc Nation. Roc Nation is affiliated with Creative Artists Agency Sports (CAA) and with Jay-Z leading the group,...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: “Believe None of What You Hear and Half of What You See”
April 2nd, 2013 at 2:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants and wide receiver Victor Cruz remain at a standstill in contract negotiations. It's been reported that the Giants have a "very generous" offer on the table for Cruz, with a deal that would pay the Paterson native in excess of $7-plus million per season and a...

Report: New York Giants Offer Victor Cruz Deal with $21 Million Guaranteed; WR Wants More
April 2nd, 2013 at 10:01 AM
The New York Giants have offered Victor Cruz a long-term deal worth more than $7 million annually, but the wide receiver has balked at accepting it. On Tuesday morning, Bob Papa of Sirius NFL Radio may have given an indication of why that is: the $7+ million annual contract includes...

J.R. Smith, Close Friend of Victor Cruz, Says WR “Pretty Much” Wants to Stay with New York Giants
March 24th, 2013 at 12:15 PM
New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith, a close personal friend of NFL star Victor Cruz, said on Saturday that the wide receiver "pretty much" wants to remains with the New York Giants long-term. And with those comments, the entire planet has now officially (okay, so, not officially) weighed in on...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Hopeful Victor Cruz Returns; Open to Re-Working His Contract
March 20th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
Add New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to the number of people who have absolutely no idea what the future holds for wide receiver Victor Cruz. While making the media rounds on Wednesday morning, Manning said that Cruz switching to agent Tom Condon, who also represents the Pro Bowl quarterback, will...