Found June 13, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Victor Cruz
TEAMS: New York Giants
Talks have once again slowed down between the New York Giants and Victor Cruz as both sides are trying to reach an agreement to have Cruz in New York for a long time. As the negotiations continue, it harkens back memories of last year when another New York team was in talks with a restricted free agent and one source even said “They will match any offer on him up to 1 billion dollars.” Yes, I am talking about Jeremy Lin. Last summer, the biggest talk in New York was whether or not the Knicks would make an offer or match any offer Lin signed. According to an abundant amount of sources, it seemed as if Linsanity would stay in New York and be the slated as the future for the Knicks. Instead, Lin signed the Rockets offer sheet, which was a lot more than the Knicks expected and ultimately jumped ship to Houston after the Knicks refused to match the offer. What happened next was the Knicks turned into a retirement home and brought in veterans to complement their big three of Carmelo Anth...
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