NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — For the primary time, Victor Cruz has publicly expressed some remorse concerning the Giants vast receivers’ controversial Miami getaway.
Showing on SNY’s “Timeout with Taylor Rooks” podcast, Cruz stated the one-day journey, which included the notorious boat experience with singer Trey Songz and others, “undoubtedly wasn’t value it.” The mini-trip got here through the week main as much as the Giants’ NFC wild-card recreation towards the Packers, though it was on a day without work.
“I imply, on the finish of the day, you need to put your thoughts in a spot the place you need to succeed at, no matter your subsequent process is, particularly in a soccer setting, in a soccer environment,” Cruz stated.
He added that he believes the photograph that was posted to social media helped gasoline the story within the media.
Nevertheless, Cruz insisted the journey was to not blame for the Giants’ 38-thirteen loss at Inexperienced Bay, as some critics have charged.
“You simply have to know the market you’re in, the place you’re enjoying,” he stated. “These are all issues which are going to be put right into a microscope and nitpicked till it’s over, till you win. Then if you win, it’s like, ‘OK, all’s properly once more.’ However once you lose, they’re going to seek out these issues to pinpoint and blame.”