Found May 23, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was a no-show at team OTAs on Wednesday, and it wasn’t initially clear what the reason was for his absence. Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports reports it was Nicks’ unstated goal to show he was unhappy about his current contract situation. While that’s the report, Nicks’ agent strongly denied that the wide receiver’s absence was due to contractual reasons. One the agent and Nicks know why he’s not at OTAs, and neither was willing to further discuss the situation. It appeared that quarterback Eli Manning and coach Tom Coughlin both expected Nicks to be at the voluntary workout. The former first-round draft pick has one year remaining on his original contract. Beyond Nicks, the Giants are also facing contract issues with wide receiver Victor Cruz, who has been tendered a one-year, $2.879 million offer but hopes to sign a lucrative long-term deal. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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