Victor Cruz suffered a torn patellar tendon in November 2014 and since has battled calf and groin injuries with constant setbacks, false starts and, worse yet, false hope. “It felt great just to be with my teammates and put this 80 jersey back on and to get the love of the crowd and the people again and go out there and be in position to make a few plays as well,” Cruz said via NJ.com. New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz played in his first NFL game in almost two years (AP).
ennelly, John John Fennelly, SNY.TV Facebook | Twitter | Tumblr | | Archive Posts The Giants' reserves scratched out a victory over the Jets Saturday night, their first of the preseason and first win of any kind under rookie head coach Ben McAdoo. McAdoo would not get into details when asked about some specific performances, stating that he needs to see the film first. For those of us who witnessed the game, no film is needed to analyze how bad the firs-tteam offense played - again. The same problems persist. The Giants lost on time of possession once again. 35 minutes to 25 and went just 1-for-13 on third downs. Here are five takeaways from the Giants' 21-20 win over the Jets: Eli Manning is
When San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who is playing on a $114 million contract, decided to sit for the National Anthem on Friday night in protest of what he feels is an “oppressive” country, it elicited reaction from all corners of the world. Some of the reactions, like the one from former New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford, have been explosive. Others have spoken out in support. If nothing else, Kap’s decision has stirred a debate and a conversation about oppression and what the National Anthem stands for. Prior to Saturday’s game against the New York Jets, running back Rashad Jennings decided to offer his two cents. “I would say that it’s nice to know that we live in