View Full Version : Hakeem Nicks,Victor Cruz plan to go sleeveless in Green Bay

01-14-2012, 09:49 AM
New York Giants wide receivers Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz plan on going sleeveless during Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. The temperatures are expected to be in the 20's, but Nicks and Cruz felt like the Giants receivers were hesitant during their week 15 loss to the Redskins because of the cold weather. “We’ll just come out with no sleeves and just mentally be ready to go,” Cruz said. “[Against Washington] I felt like as a corpse, we anything like that, I just d...just came out and we were too worried about the cold and worried about what we were gonna wear and be warm out there as opposed to just focusing on what the task was at hand. It kind of stopped our progress a little bit on the offensive end.” Giants defensive end Justin Tuck mentioned that the defensive line doesn’t have any unwritten rule about wearing sleeves, but he hasn’t worn them since 2005 when he was a rookie. “Sleeves to me are just uncomfortable, it doesn’t have anything to do with being macho or

01-14-2012, 09:55 AM
No drops, no fumbles and the Giants win.

01-14-2012, 09:57 AM
yup thats right troyarcher but the way they played against washington i thing they need sleeves or stay warm somehow

01-14-2012, 10:02 AM
They will be warm enough whipping GBs tail all day

01-14-2012, 10:26 AM
break some long YAC, and they'll warm up plenty quick.

Wouldn't be the first time a Giants team came out sleeveless against GB in January...

01-14-2012, 10:43 AM
It's not going to be that cold there tomorrow. If the game was tonight it would be a much different story, but tomorrow looks to be much warmer.

01-14-2012, 01:35 PM
Im sure they'll change thier mind!

01-14-2012, 02:20 PM
Funny, i was always a sleeves guy. Its actually a little cooler if the sun is beating directly on your skin, it protects against slight scrapes and bumps (especially to the elbow), and i just thought it looked cool. Yeah, i tried to copy Armstead in high school lol