Welcome to FinHeaven Fans Forums! We're glad to have you here. Please feel free to browse the forum. We'd like to invite you to join our community; doing so will enable you to view additional forums and post with our other members.



VIP Members don't see these ads. Join VIP Now
Page 1 of 7 123456 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 64

Thread: Watch this Space: Victor Cruz

  1. -1
    jamvinny's Avatar
    Starter

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jul 2010
    Posts:
    197
    vCash:
    1124
    Thanks / No Thanks

    Watch this Space: Victor Cruz

    A few weeks ago I was thinking about all the options at WR in terms of FA and trades. Larry Fitz has been mentioned on this board and quite rightly so he is class and a great WR. But one name that I pondered on for a while was Victor Cruz. I was trying to consider if he would be a good fit in Miami and the positives outweighed the cons. He is young dynamic, fast and spectacular. Off the field he is a popular guy in the Hispanic community. Stephen Ross is looking for an exciting product with people coming to see it. There seems to be a fit with Victor Cruz as a player who would be a playmaking threat on the field as well as a marketable commodity who would attract the local fan market in Miami.

    He is currently renegotiating a new contract but its not going well as the Giants do not want to overpay him. There is talk off a possible holdout and Cruz becoming a Restricted Free Agent.

    Jeff Ireland has said all options are open including trades in acquring players this offseason.

    I'm not saying Cruz to Miami is going to happen. But there is food for thought to why it could happen.

    Here is the links http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/fo...icle-1.1253448

    http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap100...ch-from-giants
    Last edited by jamvinny; 02-02-2013 at 08:22 AM.
    Quote Quote  

  2. -2
    3rdandinches's Avatar
    Seasoned Veteran

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Mar 2006
    Posts:
    6,391
    vCash:
    4180
    Loc:
    Lah, lah land
    Thanks / No Thanks
    V.Cruz is a special player that never have an opportunity to play somewhere other than NY for the next few years.

    Even if he holds out he's not going anywhere, NY holds all the cards and would be out of their minds to let him go anywhere else. The NYG are a well run franchise they won't let talent just walk away... ask Osi!
    Quote Quote  

  3. -3
    uk_dolfan's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Sep 2012
    Posts:
    7,143
    vCash:
    16476
    Loc:
    Northern Ireland, UK
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Galactic Empire medalManchester United FCPS4 ControllerCam Wake 912013 Dolphins Logo
    Special player but isnt he a Giants fan from New York? He would be expensive costing a first round pick, but I think the Giants will get a deal done with him anyway.
    Quote Quote  

  4. -4
    jamvinny's Avatar
    Starter

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jul 2010
    Posts:
    197
    vCash:
    1124
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by 3rdandinches View Post
    V.Cruz is a special player that never have an opportunity to play somewhere other than NY for the next few years.

    Even if he holds out he's not going anywhere, NY holds all the cards and would be out of their minds to let him go anywhere else. The NYG are a well run franchise they won't let talent just walk away... ask Osi!
    NY want him to remain a Giant. But if they cant get a deal done I wonder if Miami could turn his head by offering him a lucrative offer. The allure of our tropical weather and Latin American/Hispanic community might sweeten him.
    Quote Quote  

  5. -5
    dolfin530's Avatar
    Student of the Game

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jul 2008
    Posts:
    839
    vCash:
    2654
    Loc:
    SC
    Thanks / No Thanks
    The Giants would be stupid to let him go, ain't happening.
    Quote Quote  

  6. -6
    Rookie

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Mar 2008
    Posts:
    13
    vCash:
    1016
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Keep dreaming, NY is not letting him go.
    Quote Quote  

  7. -7
    Twitches Brew's Avatar
    Pro Bowler

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Dec 2010
    Posts:
    1,208
    vCash:
    1478
    Thanks / No Thanks
    It's early. Those reports come put simply to taper Cruz's expectations and try to make him pull back. The owner says stuff like this to get the fans and media on ownership's side.

    Cruz loves NY and is a seriously big-time player. They'd be nuts to let him test the market, even with a tender.

    (but could you imagine the love he would get in South Florida...)
    Last edited by Twitches Brew; 02-02-2013 at 12:11 PM.
    Quote Quote  

  8. -8
    kvado16's Avatar
    Pro Bowler

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2011
    Posts:
    1,040
    vCash:
    1420
    Thanks / No Thanks
    You guys are so sure to say Victor Cruz isn't going anywhere, but you all must forget how regularly the Giants switch out receivers each year. Idk but it seems as if each year the Giants draft a receiver in the 3rd or 2nd round, they sometimes even draft 2 and they possibly prepared for the worst with Cruz by drafting Reuben Randle last year. All I'm saying is in the eyes of the Giants, Victor is expendable.
    Quote Quote  

  9. -9
    Phinatic8u's Avatar
    FinHeaven's Elite

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Nov 2008
    Posts:
    9,608
    vCash:
    10446
    Loc:
    South Carolinia
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Cam Wake 91PS4 Controller2013 Dolphins Logo1972 Dolphins Logo
    He'd be a god down here lol.


    Deshaun Watson is the TRUTH!
    Quote Quote  

  10. -10
    TealAttack13's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP

    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2013
    Posts:
    1,538
    vCash:
    4444
    Loc:
    Long Island, NY
    Thanks / No Thanks
    Cam Wake 91Tannehill 172013 Dolphins Logo1972 Dolphins Logo
    I love Victor Cruz. He's a really talented players who make those around him better. He has a fantastic attitude and it is addictive. With the Giants missing the playoffs after just winning the Super Bowl, plus losing Mario Manningham to the 9ers, I doubt they are willing to part ways with Cruz. In the end, they'll pay him.
    Quote Quote  

Similar Threads

  1. Should Dolphins trade for Victor Cruz?
    By MexDolfan in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 03-12-2013, 02:53 PM
  2. Victor Cruz
    By fanfin in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-30-2012, 05:44 PM
  3. Victor Cruz?
    By Quadfather in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 10-21-2012, 10:10 PM
  4. Would you trade for victor Cruz??
    By dade in forum General NFL Forum
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 10-02-2012, 03:16 PM
  5. Victor cruz
    By VAMIADOLFAN90 in forum General NFL Forum
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 08-18-2010, 10:54 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •