Victor Cruz

Giants star Victor Cruz makes Queens Center Mall appearance
Giants star Victor Cruz makes Queens Center Mall appearance
News Melissa Chan 7/24/2012 at 8:40AM

Giants star player Victor Cruz drew hundreds of football fans to Queens Center Mall, where some waited more than three hours to meet the wide receiver during his July 20 book signing and meet-and-greet. “He’s the best player in the NFL right now,” said fan Jordan Nichols, 16, of Jamaica. “And he’s going to put [...]

Victor Cruz meets and greets fans in Queens
Victor Cruz meets and greets fans in Queens
Sports Liam La Guerre 7/18/2012 at 10:10AM

It was a giant day for football fans. New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz stopped by the Queens Theatre on July 13 for an interactive discussion about his new book and to spread the message that he’s just an ordinary guy from Paterson, New Jersey. “I was a small town kid just like some of [...]

Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown
Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown
News Jay Lane 2/07/2012 at 9:08AM

Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown Rabid Big Blue fans will flood the Canyon of Heroes today to watch Eli Manning and the Super Bowl champion Giants march up Broadway — and a lucky 500 will get to attend an exclusive City Hall ceremony afterward. Officials doled out 250 pairs of tickets after holding [...]

Astoria Giants fans pack bars to watch Super Bowl victory
Astoria Giants fans pack bars to watch Super Bowl victory
News Alexa Altman 2/06/2012 at 2:00PM

Astoria, known for its booming nightlife, did not disappoint for the Super Bowl. Locals filled area bars hoping for a cold drink and a Giants victory. Dan Drazka cozied up to the bar at Sissy McGinty’s, nursing a frosted Coors Light and dressed in a crisp Victor Cruz jersey—support for his favorite player. “I hope [...]

Giants upset Patriots again for fourth Super Bowl title
Giants upset Patriots again for fourth Super Bowl title
News Jay Lane 2/06/2012 at 9:27AM

Giants upset Patriots again for fourth Super Bowl title At the end, Tom Coughlin did not need to push and prod his Giants, did not need to preach “All In” any longer, did not need to insist and demand and plea for his players to please, please, just “Finish.” All he needed to do was [...]

Woman murdered in Queens
Woman murdered in Queens
News Jay Lane 2/03/2012 at 9:11AM

Woman murdered in Queens A 33-year-old woman was found murdered last night in a Queens apartment building, police said. The victim, whose identity was withheld, was slashed across the throat and found at 8:30 p.m. by her in-laws in a second-floor apartment at 26-80 30th St. in Astoria. It was unclear how long she had been [...]

Cop survives bullet to head
Cop survives bullet to head
News Jay Lane 2/01/2012 at 9:23AM

Cop survives bullet to head An NYPD cop is lucky to be alive after he was shot in the base of the skull last night while chasing a murder suspect through a Brooklyn housing project, authorities said. “This was a miracle,” Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said at Bellevue Hospital, where Officer Kevin Brennan had been [...]

Super Bowl Bound: Giants Nip 49ers In OT To Set Up Title Rematch Vs. Patriots
Super Bowl Bound: Giants Nip 49ers In OT To Set Up Title Rematch Vs. Patriots
News Jay Lane 1/23/2012 at 9:25AM

Super Bowl Bound: Giants Nip 49ers In OT To Set Up Title Rematch Vs. Patriots For the second time in five seasons, Big Blue is going to the big game. The New York Giants recovered two mishandled San Francisco kick returns, the last one setting up the game-winning field goal in sudden-death overtime, as Big Blue [...]