Team: Chicago Bears
Position: Wide Receiver
Height/Weight: 6’0″, 204 lbs.
Date of Birth: November 11, 1986
Place of Birth: Paterson, New Jersey
High School: Paterson Catholic HS
College: University of Massachusetts – Amherst
Victor Cruz is a wide receiver with the Chicago Bears.
Raised in Paterson, NJ, Cruz attended Paterson Catholic High School. Following a post-graduate semester at Bridgton Academy in Maine, Cruz committed to the University of Massachusetts – Amherst.
At UMass, Cruz was an all-conference honoree in 2008 and 2009. He graduated with 131 catches, fourth most on the school’s all-time list.
In 2010, Cruz signed as an undrafted free agent with the New York Giants. After emerging as a standout receiver in 2010, he eclipsed the Giants single season receiving record in 2011, earning Second Team All-Pro honors. Cruz’s 2011 season culminated with a trip to Super Bowl XLV, where the Giants toppled the undefeated Patriots.
In May 2017, Cruz signed with the Chicago Bears.
Cruz signed with Roc Nation Sports in April of 2013.
- Super Bowl Champion (2012)
- Pro Bowl (2012)