Found January 14, 2012 on Big Giants Boom:
As the New York Giants head to Lambeau Field to take on the Packers, a major question looms large for the Giants:Which Victor Cruz will show up?Hopefully for Giants fans, Victor Cruz, the super-talented, Pro Bowl snub shows up. This Cruz has been making game-changing plays all season, with explosiveness that Giants receivers have been lacking for decades. Cruz's most notable plays this season include two touchdowns in New York's first meeting against the Philadelphia Eagles, a 99-yard touchdown catch against the New York Jets, a 74-yard touchdown catch in the seaso finale against the Dallas Cowboys, and a cach on an Eli Manning desperation heave in the same game, which all but clinched the Giants NFC East championship. Though he has made some mistakes this season (the controversial near-fumble against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 6), Cruz has become one of football's most lethal weapons.But, the Victor Cruz of last week could show up too. Last week against the Atlanta ...

I Sold My First Card On eBay! Victor Cruz Salsa Danced Some Cheddar Into My Wallet!

I had always been interested in flipping a card or cards on the Bay, but I was too lazy. Hell, I had this particular card that I finally ended up selling almost listed, but was too lazy to have eBay call me. Anyhoo, after finally going through with it I couldn't be happier with the results. Here's the card I listed and sold, and the only time I plugged it on the blog:One...

Giants receivers rank on par with Packers wideouts

Three days before the biggest game of his life, Victor Cruz wasn't discussing either the Green Bay Packers' secondary or the New York Giants' chances against the defending Super Bowl Champions on Sunday in the NFC divisional round. Cruz instead was answering questions about being a dad for the first time, how much sleep was he getting and spending his first night at...

Hakeem Nicks, Victor Cruz Plan on Going Sleeveless in Green Bay

New York Giants wide receivers Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz plan on going sleeveless during Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers.  The temperatures are expected to be in the 20′s,  but Nicks and Cruz felt like the Giants receivers were hesitant during their week 15 loss to the Redskins because of the cold weather. “We’ll just come out with no sleeves and just mentally...

No sleeves for cruz

For receivers Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks, it will be Sleeveless Sunday when the Giants face the Packers at cold but not frigid Lambeau Field. Cruz said yesterday that following the Giants’ loss to the Redskins in Week 15 at MetLife Stadium, he and Nicks felt like the receivers were...

NY Giants proving they're not all about Eli Manning with the emergence of Victor Cruz and play of defensive line

JULIO CORTEZ/APEli Manning, who carried the Giants for most of the season, has a lot to cheer about with the development of the team, including Victor Cruz, the defense and the running game.By Gary Myers - NY Dailynews 1/15/12

NY Giants' Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz lead the way against Packers, especially Nicks' David Tyree helmet catch

COREY SIPKIN/ NEW YORK DAILY NEWSVictor Cruz looks skyward as the Giants upset the top-seeded Packers. Hakeem Nicks' (below) incredible helmet catch - a near repeat of David Tyree's Super Bowl grab - sparks Big Blue to victory on Sunday.By Ebenezer Samuel - NY Dailynews 1/16/12

Packers’ Grant not a friendly foe

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Ryan Grant is guaranteeing the Packers will keep Victor Cruz’s dance moves on ice tomorrow. “He won’t be salsa-ing this week,” the Green Bay running back said yesterday, referring to the trademark end-zone touchdown celebration Cruz debuted during his breakout season for the Giants. Grant...

Onsides play proves vital

GREEN BAY — Before the Packers kicked off with just under five minutes remaining, Giants linebacker Spencer Paysinger tipped Victor Cruz off to something. “Paysinger kind of hinted to it,” Cruz said of a Green Bay onsides kick. “He was like, ‘Be careful — they might come our way.’ We were just...
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