Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/18/14
NFL Wide Receivers are divas. This has never failed to cease. It’s a perpetual cycle of whining and complaining and feeling disrespected. The names of the players whining change from year to year, but the most vocal are always wide receivers. Usually the ******** starts right before the diva starts negotiation a new contract. Usually. Insert Victor Cruz. He’s taken the diva act to all new heights. Just last week, he signed a six-year, $45 million contract, but he’s already whining that he isn’t paid enough. Cruz said in an interview on Sirius XM NFL radio that he believes he should be paid more and that he took less than he deserved. I’m not going to lie, it’s tough. It’s tough. When you understand from a numbers standpoint, and the numbers you put up, you feel like [you] deserve a certain amount of money. But I’m not going to say it’s easy when you see guys getting these huge paydays and you feel like you’re at the same caliber, if not better than some of those guys. Just to reiterate. Cruz signed his contract last week, under his own discretion. This is a contract he approved. There was no one [...]
PLAYERS: Victor Cruz
TEAMS: New York Giants
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