Victor Cruz RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ben McAdoo calls B.S. on Victor Cruz's Giants sabotage tale

    Newark Star-Ledger "Ben McAdoo says the newest Bears wide receiver's conspiracy theory is bunk. McAdoo scoffed at former Giants wideout Victor Cruz's curious assertion that the team purposely kept the ball away from him last season in order to grease the skids on his eventual release. The head coach flatly denied..." May 26

  • Bears Set To Sign WR Victor Cruz On 1-Year Deal "The Bears are set to sign veteran receiver Victor Cruz to a one-year deal, the latest addition to their receiving corps. Cruz went to Instagram to make official his signing, which was first reported by the NFL Network on Thursday afternoon. “The Giants will forever be family,” Cruz said...." May 25

  • Victor Cruz: Giants kept him down to make it easier to cut him "Former Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has accused the Giants of intentionally suppressing his production in 2016 in order to make it easier for the team to cut him. "I felt it all year long. Halfway through the year I'm ballin', the other half I'm not getting the ball. And you're just like,..." May 25

  • Victor Cruz Plans To Continue Playing

    Pro Football Rumors "Victor Cruz hasn’t garnered much interest on the open market, but he’s not about to retire from football. The former Giants wide receiver says that he has no plans to quit and insists that he can “still play,” (Twitter link via Zach Braziller of the New York Post). Cruz was on the field for 15..." May 02

  • Victor Cruz visiting Panthers

    Pro Football Rumors "The Giants released wide receiver Victor Cruz last Monday, but it didn’t take long for the 30-year-old to garner serious interest on the open market. Cruz is visiting the Panthers today, according to Mike Garafolo of and Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer (Twitter links). Bill Voth of..." February 20

  • Broncos Showing Interest In Victor Cruz

    Pro Football Rumors "The Broncos started working towards setting up a meeting with Victor Cruz shortly after he was cut by the Giants on Monday, Jeff Legwold of writes. So far, the Broncos are the first known team to show interest in the salsa-dancing vet. Victor Cruz The Broncos are expected to be flush..." February 15

  • NFL scout thinks Victor Cruz’s NFL career is over

    Larry Brown Sports "To many New York Giants fans, it probably seems like just yesterday that Victor Cruz was regularly salsa dancing in the end zone and leading his team to a Super Bowl. Unfortunately, those days are long gone. One NFL scout told ESPN’s Paul Kuharsky that he believes Cruz has played his last NFL..." February 14

  • Broncos working to meet with Victor Cruz

    ESPN "Bottom line is John Elway will has plenty of salary cap space and he’s not afraid to use it. Elway, the Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations/general manager, has said that team will be "involved in free agency." And to that end the Broncos were already working Monday..." February 13

  • Cruz: 'I have a lot of good football left ahead of me'

    ALL 22 "The New York Giants made a difficult decision on Monday, releasing star wide receiver Victor Cruz. The 2012 Pro Bowler was set to carry a $9.4 million cap number and the Giants manage to save $7.5 million by releasing him. However, Cruz says he’s still got some good football left in him. In a..." February 13

  • New York Giants release wide receiver Victor Cruz "The New York Giants are moving on from Victor Cruz. NFL Network's Kimberly Jones reported Monday the Giants have released the veteran wide receiver, per a source informed of the decision. Cruz has spent his entire seven-year career with the Giants." February 13

  • Victor Cruz says he wants to stay with Giants but ‘understands it’s a business’

    New York Daily News "Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz wants to remain with Big Blue but sounds like a man who knows that might not be possible. “I want to stay in blue, but I understand it’s a business,” Cruz said Tuesday night at the Thurman Munson Awards Dinner at the Grand Hyatt in Midtown Manhattan. Cruz is..." February 08

  • Victor Cruz? Christian McCaffrey? Giants’ offseason to-do list

    New York Post "One year from now, can the Giants be heading back from Minneapolis after competing in Super Bowl LII? “That’s always the goal,’’ Eli Manning said this week. Is it a realistic goal? “Yes. I am encouraged,’’ Manning said. “You win 11 games, you’re doing good things, it doesn’t mean it’s..." February 07

  • Victor Cruz wants to stay, but better opportunity may lie elsewhere

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Victor Cruz returned to action for the Giants in 2016 after missing most of the two previous seasons with injuries and caught 39 passes for 586 yards and a touchdown. Cruz will almost certainly have to take a second straight pay cut if he’s going to remain with the team in 2017 as..." February 03

  • Victor Cruz: Partying in Miami ‘definitely wasn’t worth it’

    Sportsnaut "Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. and other New York Giants players took a trip to Miami ahead of their playoff game against the Green Bay Packers. It’s a trip that at least one of them regrets. They partied it up with Justin Bieber and other stars at a club in South Beach until the wee hours of..." January 30

  • Victor Cruz says Odell Beckham needs to control his Giant outbursts

    New York Daily News "A day after GM Jerry Reese indicated he wants Odell Beckham Jr. to grow up, teammate Victor Cruz said he wasn't worried about his fellow wideout but does think Beckham's tantrums could hold the receiver back. "I think just having those outbursts are going to hinder him in some regard," Cruz..." January 11

  • Victor Cruz would be crushed if this is the end

    New York Post "It was not yet midway through the second quarter when a strange sound could be heard within Lambeau Field. Victor Cruz caught a pass for a 6-yard gain and the Giants fans bundled up in the building saluted their hometown hero with the familiar “Cruuuuzzzz’’ rumbling cheer. Was that the last..." January 09