Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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Victor Cruz captured the hearts of many NFL fans with his electric, record-breaking play, entertaining touchdown celebrations and his genuine, humble demeanor on and off the field as a member of the Super Bowl-winning New York Giants last season. But just as quickly as this star was born, it could burn out all the same if he continues to play at a level so unpleasantly displayed in the season opener against the Dallas Cowboys. Photo Credit: Elsa/Getty Images Cruz, who spent the offseason living the fast life and taking in all the perks of his new found superstardom, broke the 2012 regular season open with a dismal, unexpected performance that culminated in three key drops and a disappointing loss to the hated Cowboys, 24-17. Hall of Fame quarterback and Fox TV analyst Terry Bradshaw had no problem taking a jab at Cruz, his performance and his offseason activities (via Schenectady Daily Gazette): “Victor, no more commercials. He caught more passes in that commercial than he did in ...
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