Giants’ Cruz out with concussion and sprained knee

New York wide receiver Victor Cruz is out of Sunday’s game

against the Seattle Seahawks with a concussion and a sprained


Cruz was injured trying to catch a third-and-8 pass from Eli

Manning late in the third quarter. He jumped and got his hands on

the ball and hit his head on the turf when he landed.

The play was originally ruled a catch, but Seattle challenged

and the officials ruled his hands came off the ball, making it an


Cruz was 2 yards shy of his third straight 1,000-yard receiving

season when he was hurt.

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