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Victor Cruz Signs RFA Tender

By Nate Woelfel



Though he may not have gotten the long-term deal he wanted, Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz opted to sign his restricted free agent tender on Friday. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)
Though he may not have gotten the long-term deal he wanted, Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz opted to sign his restricted free agent tender on Friday. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz signed a restricted free agent tender on Friday.

The deal, worth a reported $2.879 million, keeps Cruz in New York until the end of the 2013 season.  Cruz has stated that he intends to continue to negotiate with the Giants in hopes of reaching a long-term deal.

In two seasons on the field for the Giants, Cruz has accumulated 189 receptions for 2,897 yards and 20 touchdowns.  He has never missed a game in his two years with the team.