New York Giants: why beating the Eagles matters

The first time the New York Giants played the Philadelphia Eagles this year, was more than a disappointment for Big Blue. The embarrassment that they were outplayed in every aspect of the game was further intensified when the Giants lost wide receiver Victor Cruz for the rest of the 2014 season. The Giants lost the game 27-0, the Giants quarterbacks were sacked 8 times, and the game...
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Victor Cruz on Odell Beckham Jr: The Kid’s a Heck of an Athlete

Three months ago, wide receiver Victor Cruz was the New York Giants’ best wide receiver. So much has changed since Cruz suffered a season-ending injury when he tore his Patellar tendon in his knee. Someone had to step up as the Giants’ No. 1 guy with Cruz sidelined, which came in the form of Odell Beckham Jr. While Cruz has been rehabilitating from his knee surgery, he had some...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tre Mason Mocks Odell Beckham Jr. and Victor Cruz..and then Trades Jerseys With ODB After the Game

The St. Louis Rams and New York Giants had a rather tension filled game Sunday complete with brawls and all sorts of after the whistle action. St. Louis Rams running back Tre Mason got in on the action after scoring a touchdown by mocking Giants wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Victor Cruz.Would kind of make you think maybe he doesn't like those guys, huh? Read more »
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tom Coughlin likely to remain with Giants

The New York Giants are on pace to finish with their worst record in a decade, and many have speculated that this season will be Tom Coughlin’s last with the team. According to at least one report, Coughlin is almost certain to be back with the G-Men in 2015. Steve Serby of the New York...Read More
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz Parties in Miami With Knee Brace (Photos)

It’s going to take more than a torn patellar tendon to keep Victor Cruz caged in because he was partying in Miami… sporting his knee brace of course. According to TMZ, the New York Giants receiver attended a Crooks and Castles party during Art Basel in Miami. Being that his team has lost seven games straight, he doesn’t have much to celebrate. However, Cruz was seen laughing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The growing legend of Odell Beckham Jr.

You must have been living under a rock if you have not seen what may have been the best catch in the history of the NFL. Defying odds, gravity, physics and the force itself, Odell Beckham Jr. made himself a household name in the span of one single moment. But this will be far from the last time we see Beckham Jr.’s name in the headlines. Beckham has the genes to succeed at...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Should The Giants Trade Victor Cruz?

Back in 2013, the New York Giants and Victor Cruz agreed upon a 5 year deal at $43 million dollars. The deal included a 9.5 million signing bonus with $15.6 million guaranteed.  Victor Cruz will be 32 years old when his contract expires and is currently recovering from a season ending injury (Knee). The New York Giants are currently 3-9 if the season would end today; the Giants...
Via Football Nation
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Rashad Jennings scores impressive rushing TD (Video)

            The New York Giants simply haven’t had consistent offensive production all season long, but running back Rashad Jennings has shown some signs of being a legitimate starter at the running back position. He was signed this past offseason after a big season with the Oakland Raiders last year, but has dealt with injury issues...
Via Sports-Glory
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham Jr. Makes circus catch of the year

            New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made the most ridiculous catch for a touchdown this season on Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys. Even Al Michaels couldn’t believe what he saw. Lets see that catch from more angles:   Beckham Jr. already has 102 yards receiving and two touchdowns...
Via Sports-Glory
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham's one-handed grab might be the best catch of the year

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham may have made the catch of the year. Beckham hauled in a one-handed grab that defies the laws of physics. Immediately, Beckham received praise from the like of LeBron James, Victor Cruz and just about everyone else in America on Twitter.      
Via Fox Sports
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

NYG Roster Percentage from the Draft/UFAs

I may or may not put together a post which recaps this evening’s game.  If this is the last post you see and it is Monday morning, you’ll have your answer.  There really is not a lot expected this evening which will change what we see and know about the team. JPP and Rolle seem to talk about running the table every week and every year around this time of the season.  They...
Via Ultimate NYG
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: NY Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Having His Way With Seattle DB Richard Sherman

When Victor Cruz went down for the season the New York Giants knew they would need rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to step up and play big for the team if they were going to have any chance at all of making the post season (or even being competitive for that matter). The Giants are still a long way from even sniffing the playoffs, but it appears that they have a play-maker in their new...
Via FatManWriting
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones unhappy Dez Bryant signed with Roc Nation?

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant hired rapper Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports to negotiate a new contract with the Cowboys, and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones reportedly isn’t happy.  “A warm welcome to the newest member of the #RocNationSports family, @DezBryant! #ThrowUpTheX,” Roc Nation tweeted on Sunday.   ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Bryant’s decision to go with...
Via Speleb
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Injuries Are a Serious Structural Problem for the NY Giants Franchise

New data has been compiled by this NY Giants blog that points to a systemic problem with NY Giants injuries.  While some may point to “1″ freak injury for Victor Cruz as a sign of randomness, data of NY Giants injuries since 2008 indicate a worsening trend and alarming underachievement from the organization in maintaining adequate physical conditioning of their football players...
Via Ultimate NYG
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants’ Victor Cruz Assures Fans That He’ll Be Back (Photo)

Victor Cruz had a season ending injury while the Giants were playing the Eagles but his spirits are at an all time high.  Victor Cruz was in tears as he was carted off the field when he was injured. Cruz is very out there and always sharing his stuff on social media. He took that opportunity to share this photo with fans. I’ll be back. I PROMISE. A photo posted by @teamvic on...
Via Geeks and Cleats
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants' Beckham set for 2nd start with Cruz out

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Odell Beckham Jr. is set for his second career start in the New York Giants' first game without wide receiver Victor Cruz. Beckham was in the lineup along with Reuben Randle for Sunday's game at the Dallas Cowboys. Cruz was lost for the season to a torn patellar tendon in his right knee in last week's loss at Philadelphia. The 12th pick in the first round of...
Via AP on Fox
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily News Cover Has Victor Cruz Doing Salsa On Crutches (Photo)

Since Victor Cruz went down for the season with a torn patellar tendon there are plenty of questions to be answered about the Giants wide receiver position. The Daily News made light of the situation with a back page cartoon of Cruz on crutches teaching the salsa dance. Funny back page cartoon in today's Daily News – injured Victor Cruz teaching healthy Giants WRs how to salsa...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mick’s Picks: Three Upsets To Watch For in Week 7

Mick’s Picks: Three Upsets To Watch For in Week 7By Michael Pennywark The New York Giants are dead to me. For the first time this year, I thought I could count on them to at least have a good showing, but to put up zero points? That’s just a monumental failure that rests squarely on the coach. Sure they lost Victor Cruz in an unfortunate manner, but really? There are 45 other...
Via Football Nation
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants To Do Salsa Dance In Endzone In Honor Of Victor Cruz

It’s a nice gesture but in essence, it’s a bit much. Victor Cruz thankfully hasn’t passed away.  Victor Cruz was carted off the field when the Giants were getting slammed by the Giants this past Sunday. With that, the bit of hope that was left with Giants fans was also carted off. “Since the injury, Cruz’s teammates have told him they plan on celebrating a touchdown...
Via Geeks and Cleats
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants' Cruz has no doubt he will return from knee injury

  New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has no doubts that he will recover from a serious injury to his right knee and return to football next season. Speaking to the media for the first time since tearing the patella tendon and undergoing surgery earlier this week, Cruz said Friday that doctors have told him that his rehabilitation will last 4-to-8 months. The 27-year-old says...
Via AP on Fox
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cruz has no doubt he will return from knee injury

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has no doubts that he will recover from a serious injury to his right knee and return to football next season. Speaking to the media for the first time since tearing the patella tendon and undergoing surgery earlier this week, Cruz says doctors have told him that his rehabilitation will last 4-to-8 months. The...
Via AP on Fox
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz Speaks Out Since His Injury (Video)

Since his terrible injury, Victor Cruz has spoken out.  In a video he posted on his Instagram page, Victor Cruz wanted to thank the fans as well as the Giants for all his support. Cruz tore his patellar tendon and left the field in tears. His surgery was a success and now, it’s time to heal. We’ll see you next year, Victor. Loading Thank you to everyone who has...
Via Geeks and Cleats
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz speaks for first time since knee surgery via Instagram (VIDEO)

After all of the disheartening news during and after the New York Giants pitiful loss to the Eagles on Sunday night, the team and its fans got a little good news from none other than Victor Cruz. For the first time since Cruz underwent surgery to repair the patellar tendon in his right knee, he spoke on an Instagram video posted on Thursday night. Sporting an enormous brace...
Via The Other Paper
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

A Giant Blow: Victor Cruz Tears Patella Tendon

Eric Hartline – USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants suffered a major loss during their Sunday night tilt with the Philadelphia Eagles. The Giants’ star receiver, Victor Cruz, went down holding his knee after attempting to catch a potential touchdown pass from Eli Manning. There was no contact on the injury, and Cruz’s knee seemingly gave out in midair. The initial diagnosis...
Via The Sideline
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Football: Buying Beckham, Selling Torrey

Torrey SmithSource: Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America Buying Odell Beckham Jr. With Victor Cruz out for the season, the Giants will start turning to Odell Beckham Jr. to be a huge catalyst in the offense. Rueben Randle will act as the top receiver, but he was already receiving a ton of targets, and I would be surprised if he sees a huge boost in passes thrown to him. Currently...
Via The Fantasy Fix
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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