RSS

Cruz hurts heel, Tuck strains hamstring

Giants are banged-up Aaron Wilson

Print This August 19, 2013, 09:25 AM EST

It was a rough night for the New York Giants from a health standpoint.

Wide receiver Victor Cruz bruised his heel, center David Baas sprained his medial collateral ligament and defensive end Justin Tuck strained his hamstring.

Cruz was signed to a $46 million contract this summer.

“He felt fine,” Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks said of Cruz. “I think they just played it safe.”

Giants coach Tom Coughlin said  of Cruz: “I don’t know. He runs to make his living, and he’s obviously got an issue with his heel. Hopefully, it’s not going to be a long-term (thing), but I really don’t have the information to tell you.”

Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider

Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

NFP's Introduction to Scouting Class is now registering for the summer session! Discounted pricing until April 14th! REGISTER NOW!

NFP Inside Content. All Season.