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Coming off a record-setting season for the Super Bowl champion New York Giants, Victor Cruz isn't on `Cruz' control.
Far from it.
The only thing that one of New York's most popular players has tempered is his celebratory salsa-dancing. It's a bit much for training camp.
What hasn't changed is Cruz's approach to football. He's all in, and that has never been more evident that at the first few days at the University at Albany.
In Thursday's practice, Cruz ran a route across the middle and his feet went out, sending him sliding to the grass. Still, he managed to raise his chest, reach back and catch Eli Manning's pass. It was a great catch by a young man who came out of nowhere to become a star.
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Tinker Bell blankets? Super Mario Bros. comforters? NFL training camp really is like sleep-away camp.
Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich shared a photo on Twitter this week of two of his teammates sleeping in their training camp bedrooms. On the left is safety Tyler Sash being comforted by Peter Pan’s favorite girl, Tinker Bell. On the right is linebacker Spencer Paysinger who opted...
New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas is coming back from tearing his ACL roughly a year ago. He was forced to leave practice early on Monday and head down to the hospital down in Manhattan to have his knee looked at after it began to swell up.
According to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News, the extent of Thomas’ injury isn’t know, but head coach Tom...
Although the New York Giants have gotten through the first few practices of training camp without any major injuries to key players, the team has still suffered a few minor bumps and bruises that will cause a few people to miss some time. Yesterday, head coach Tom Coughlin stated that weak-side linebackers Michael Boley and Keith Rivers will miss a few days because of hamstring...
New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is primed to be ready by mid-August after breaking his foot during team OTAs this spring (Credit: AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Fourth year wide receiver Hakeem Nicks admits he is “antsy” to get back on the field. Nicks broke his foot during team OTAs in the spring and is currently following the directions of team doctors and trainers....
New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas might become a part of NFL history in a way he never sought.
Speaking to the media for the first time since ''aggravating'' his surgically repaired right anterior cruciate ligament, Thomas said Tuesday he might need anywhere from three to eight weeks before he is ready to get back on the field.
With the season opener against...
Thanks to BlackSportsOnline.com, we got wind of a very funny picture of New York Giants safety Tyler Sash sleeping with a Tinker Bell blanket while at training camp up in Albany, New York.
It looks like Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich was the one that exposed Sash on Twitter. The picture that he posted also has linebacker Spencer Paysinger sleeping with a Mario Brothers blanket...
I’ll be there week one Juan…
Hakeem Nicks is one of the most talented WRs in the NFL, but is built like a China Doll. The Giants and Nicks have both stuck with a week one return, but I have reservations about where is conditioning will be. If he slips too far in drafts, he will have great value though.
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Is that Eli Manning? No it's former Celtic Mark Acres, and his wife, Veronique.