Victor Cruz and Tajae Sharpe help their teams to close wins in week two

  • UMass alumns Victor Cruz and Tajae Sharpe each had four catches in week two. AP

Published: 9/18/2016 8:39:38 PM

One day after UMass earned its first win of the season, both of the former Minutemen in the NFL won a pair of close games with their teams.

Victor Cruz – The ex-Minuteman wide receiver caught four passes for 91 yards including a 34-yarder on third down that set up the New York Giants’ game-winning field goal in their 16-13 victory over New Orleans.

Tajae Sharpe – The Lions slowed down the UMass alum in his second professional game. He caught four passes for 33 yards in the Tennessee Titans’ 16-15 win over Detroit.

Sharpe has 11 catches for 109 yards in two career games.


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