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The Victor Cruz Show

The Victor Cruz Show features Victor & PR, engaging in "barbershop talk" - discussing the latest in sports, music and fashion. Tune in to see which of their celebrity & athlete friends will join in the fun.

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Episode 37

57:48

Vic Retires! Well Wishes from LeBron, Eli Manning & more

8/22/2018

Victor Cruz has officially announced his retirement from the NFL. On this special episode, Vic & PR sit down and take a look back on Vic's illustrious NFL career. Friends like LeBron James, Eli Manning, J.R. Smith and others call in to show their love & appreciation for Vic and his memorable career. Plus, his future EPSN gig, his love for New York and more!

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Episode 36

01:16:22

Victor Cruz and Paul Rivera Live From the 2018 Hashtag Sports Conference!

6/29/2018

Vic and PR pulled up to the TimesCenter in midtown Manhattan and walked on to the main stage to deliver The Victor Cruz Show live at the 2018 Hashtag Sports Conference.  There was some great audience participation as the guys talked NBA free agency, NFL and more.  Special guest Daniel Sillman, CEO of Relevent Sports joined the show to not only share what Relevent was up to, but provide some career insight as he explains his career path in detail.  Daniel will inspire you as you look to make moves in YOUR career!

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Episode 35

53:46

J.R. Smith on MJ vs. LeBron & Steph Curry

4/12/2018

J.R. Smith joins the show for a long-ranging interview as the Cavs head into the NBA Playoffs. Topics include Steph Curry, MJ vs. LeBron, Kyrie Irving, Ben Simmons' potential and loyalty. Plus, J.R. dishes on his Supreme swag, his love of golf and reveals his pre-game playlist. 

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Episode 34

01:07:42

Track Star Trayvon Bromell Joins the Show

3/7/2018

On this episode, Vic & PR welcome Olympic track athlete and the fastest guy they know, Trayvon Bromell. Trayvon talks to the guys about everything from growing up in south side St. Petersburg, FL, to stepping onto the track at 21-years-old to compete with Usain Bolt at the Rio Olympics. Vic & PR also recap the NFL Combine and discuss recent NBA news, including Kobe's epic Oscar win. 

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Episode 33

50:48

NFL Combine Week & Black Panther Review

2/27/2018

Vic & PR are back in the studio to talk about the latest in NFL news, from NFL Combine week to Blake Bortles' big extension deal. The guys also dive into some NBA talk, including PR's hot take on Steph Curry, and... Gregg Popovich for president? Plus, while recapping Black Panther, one of the guys admits to snoozing in the theatre. Listen to find out!

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Episode 32

51:22

Super Bowl Preview & Grammys Recap

1/30/2018

On this episode, the guys recap the Grammys including Vic introducing the “Despacito” performance and Jay-Z’s tough night. Then, a preview of the Patriots vs. Eagles Super Bowl matchup as Vic gives tips on pre-game prep and post-game celebrations. Also, what makes Tom Brady and LeBron James arguably the GOAT in their respective sports? Vic shares some insights.

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Episode 31

53:31

New Year, Same Us

1/9/2018

Vic and PR welcome 2018 by recapping Wild Card weekend in the NFL and looking ahead at the next round of the playoffs. The guys scrap any resolutions talk in favor of covering the hottest topics around the National Football League including the reported Patriots' drama, Jon Gruden becoming a $100 million man and Eli Apple clapping back at the haters. Oh, and of course, Vic and PR have thoughts on the latest and greatest with the Kardashians of basketball - the Ball family.

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Episode 30

43:54

Marcedes Lewis on Hooping vs. LeBron James in High School & the Jaguars' Stellar Season

12/14/2017

The guys react to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s recent comments on the NBA and NFL, discuss MVP favorites and of course, Star Wars. Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis also joins Vic to discuss hooping against LeBron James in high school, Blake Bortles, mentoring young stars and gearing up for a potential playoff run.

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Episode 29

45:18

Eli Manning Benching & Crabtree-Talib Brawl Reaction feat. Nate Burleson

11/29/2017

Vic and PR welcome longtime NFL wide receiver and current NFL analyst, Nate Burleson, to the show to dissect Eli Manning's benching, the Michael Crabtree-Aqib Talib beef and much more.

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Episode 28

46:44

Photographer to the Stars, 13th Witness

11/18/2017

Vic and PR welcome a special guest into the studio, 13th Witness. The trio discuss 13th's rise in the photography game, culminating in being one of the trusted picture takers for names like Jay-Z and Beyonce. 

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Episode 27

33:55

WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder Joins Victor & PR

11/2/2017

The world heavyweight champion has arrived! Deontay Wilder joins Vic and PR to talk about his upcoming bout with Bermane Stiverne. The champ holds nothing back as he also responds to Anthony Joshua's call out from last weekend. Bomb Squad, this is for you!

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Episode 26

46:08

Cut Bob McNair's Mic Off & Sean Johnson of NYCFC

10/27/2017

Victor and PR hop back behind the mics to tackle Houston Texans owner Bob McNair's "inmates running the asylum" comment. The guys are also joined by playoff-bound NYCFC goalkeeper, Sean Johnson, who talks the teams current playoff run.

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Episode 25

01:06:15

Have the Giants Called Victor Cruz?

10/13/2017

Vic opens up on the plague of wide receiver injuries that have hit his former squad, the New York Giants and discusses if a possible reunion is in the works.

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Episode 24

01:00:37

Buffalo Bills QB Tyrod Taylor Joins the Show

9/29/2017

Victor and PR are back at it again like a pair of white Vans. They start by talking about Vic’s new TV gig and the craziness that has been the NBA offseason and are later joined by Buffalo Bills starting quarterback, Tyrod Taylor.

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Episode 23

01:03:11

What’s Next for Victor Cruz?

9/8/2017

After parting ways with the Chicago Bears, Victor Cruz fills us in on what’s next for him in his NFL career. Vic and PR are then joined by UNINTERRUPTED CEO, Maverick Carter, who talks to the guys about his career, shows up everyone’s kicks by rocking a SICK pair of upcoming LeBron 15s and fills everyone in on “The Carter Effect” UNINTERRUPTED’s film premiering at the Toronto Film Festival about the cultural effect that Vince Carter had on the city of Toronto.

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Episode 22

49:00

Where's Trump's Mic At?

8/18/2017

The guys talk how good the music scene is right now as well as fire up another version of "Cut His Mic Off" with a certain Commander-in-Chief as this week's nominee.

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Episode 21

46:44

Cut His Mic Off

7/21/2017

Victor is prepping to get back to work and PR is on the move but that didn’t stop the two from sitting down to talk everything going on in the world. The guys come out hot by debuting a brand new segment called “Cut His Mic Off.” PR fills us in on plans for El Clasico in Miami while Vic absolutely goes IN on R. Kelly. Finally, Vic gets real with everyone and opens up on a recent fear about his career.

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Episode 20

55:24

"I'm In The Wrong Field"

7/11/2017

Victor and PR are back from Israel and fill us in on their Dead Sea experience, PR's ability to keep up with Vic during workouts, Mayweather vs. McGregor and NFL contracts vs. NBA contracts. The guys also dive in on Colin Kaepernick's unemployed status and of course - JAY-Z's 4:44.

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Episode 19

46:54

Fashion Week Jet Lag

6/29/2017

Victor and PR are back behind the mics after some jet-setting across the U.S. and the world. Vic provides an update on his offseason work for the Bears and recaps Paris Fashion Week. The guys also touch on Phil Jackson’s departure from the Knicks, the first ever NBA Awards Show and Jay Z’s upcoming album.

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Episode 18

45:49

Bear Down

6/13/2017

Victor and PR are back behind the mics with Vic explaining his decision to become a Chicago Bear, how it was coming to terms with leaving New York and of course some NBA Finals talk.

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