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Indy should try to bring Victor Cruz's salsa to town.
A virtual impossibility, but few things would make Colts fans happier.
Victor Cruz is a restricted free agent in 2013, which means a couple of things.
Any contract offered to Cruz can be matched by his current team, the New York Giants. If the Giants match, the player stays with his current club.
Also, the player will have a draft pick associated with his services. Cruz, if unsigned before free agency, will surely command a first-round tender. Any team that negotiates a contract with him that the Giants are unwilling to match would also compensate the Giants with their first-round selection.
That said, he's worth it. This is a guy who completely dominates secondaries.
I had my doubts coming into 2012. I didn't think last year was a total fluke, rather, a slight exaggeration. There's no question I expected his stats to dwindle significantly.
Then Hakeem Nicks got hurt and we were given the chance to find out if Cruz could be a legit No. 1 receiver.
In short, he's delivered. After seven weeks, Cruz is third in catches, fifth in receiving yards and tied for first in receiving touchdowns.
It's no fluke. It's no exaggeration.
Victor Cruz can salsa like nobody's business.