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According to the New York Daily News, the Giants and wide receiver Victor Cruz are getting closer to striking a long-term extension now that Cruz has lowered his demands.
As of Tuesday night, one source familiar with the negotiations insisted “nothing is imminent.”
But that could change at any moment, the source said, because progress between the two sides has definitely been made.
The catalyst for the change apparently came in March when Cruz fired his agent, Malik Shareef, and signed on with Tom Condon’s Creative Artists Agency. Cruz, who was once seeking a contract worth $10 million-$11 million per season, has apparently lowered his demands to a payday much closer to what the Giants are offering. That offer, sources have told the Daily News, is worth nearly $8 million per year.
Sources on both sides have been optimistic for weeks that a deal will be struck sooner than later — probably in time for the Giants’ mandatory, full-team minicamp that begins on June 11, and possibly e...
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It was reported earlier this offseason that the New York Giants don’t look at Victor Cruz as more than a slot receiver. This would lead us to believe they’re not willing to pay him more than $6 million per season, since that’s the go rating for a slot receiver after seeing what Wes Welker got this offseason from the Broncos. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the...
Earlier today it was reported that a deal between the New York Giants and Victor Cruz is imminent. It sounds like they might be close though.
According to Lenn Robbins of the New York Post, the Giants and Cruz aren’t too far away from getting an extension done.
A source told The Post that Cruz and the Giants, ‘are on the 2-yard line,’ in successfully completing their lengthy...
This chick could be a nice red zone target for us Juan…
New York Giants best salsa dancing wide receiver and Model Damaris Lewis attended the 2013 Commissions For Charity Day at BTIG. Victor Cruz and NYC are a perfect fit. Can’t really see him playing anywhere else.
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Two years ago, Victor Cruz was hoping to make the New York Giants roster. He put in extra work, getting to know Eli Manning a little better by showing up to Eli’s self-organized passing camp due to the lockout. Now, Cruz is battling the Giants for a new contract, and it appears they are finally almost there according to the latest report from Lenn Robbins of the NY Post: A source...
New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin recently admitted that the Victor Cruz contract talks were starting to become a distraction. As Cruz has been mostly silent during this offseason, at least regarding the twigs and berries of his wishes and demands, the speculative media monster had previously suggested that Cruz was looking for a contract that would pay him more than $10 million...
The New York Giants were one of the first teams to be tied to Green Bay Packers free agent Charles Woodson at the start of the offseason. Nothing has developed between New York and Woodson, but Josina Anderson of ESPN is now reporting that the Giants are interested in the veteran defensive back.
Just received another Charles Woodson update:"The Giants have just put their toe...
Teams are expressing interest in in Charles Woodson this offseason, but it appears to be a lot of tire kicking. There is a new team getting into the mix with feelers, and it is the New York Giants according to Woodson’s agent Carl Poston via Josina Anderson: Just received another Charles Woodson update:”The Giants have just put their toe in the water again for Charles Woodson...
Dwight Freeney’s father Hugh was on SiriusXM NFL Radio and said his son would love to play for the New York Giants, but “they’re broke.”
Well the Giants could afford to pay Freeney, but he would have to accept a contract that’s worth the veteran minimum and I don’t think he’s going to do that.
If the Giants were going to sign Freeney, they should have just kept Osi...
According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, Charles Woodson’s agent told her that the New York Giants have shown some interest in his client.
Just received another Charles Woodson update:”The Giants have just put their toe in the water again for Charles Woodson.” –Carl Poston.
— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) May 16, 2013
Woodson met with the Broncos yesterday and left without...
New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch infers that the New York Jets ruined Tim Tebow's career.
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Eli Manning attends the 2013 Commissions For Charity Day in New York City. The Brokerage firm BTIG hosted its 10th annual “Commissions For Charity Day” this week — and, we have to say, the turnout was pretty darn good. Eli seemed to enjoy it.
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