Originally written on Overtime  |  Last updated 10/22/14
According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, the New York Giants and Victor Cruz will agree on a long-term deal. But I am tired of hearing all this talk about a deal going to get done eventually. I do believe that one will indeed get hammered out but all of this speculation is really all garbage until something really happens. I guess there is nothing more to talk about since NFL teams have split for good until training camp bodes down upon us later this month. Just recently Cruz agreed to his tender prior to the deadline – one that allowed the Giants to cut his salary back to six figures. Cruz did the right thing by accepting the tender as most (all) leverage was with the Giants. This is just the nature of the business. Both sides want each other but it needs to be at a reasonable compromise by each end. Last Monday, Cruz tweeted, “Good things come to those who wait.” right after Mortensen’s report surfaced. His intention is to remain with the Giants as it is no secret. Now progress has b...
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