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Jack Pinto (Courtesy Pinto Family)

Wrestling Event Named For Sandy Hook Wrestler

The Kiki Cup, an international Greco-Roman wrestling dual meet, is being renamed the Jack Pinto Cup in memory of the 6-year-old wrestler who was killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

01/03/2013

Victor Cruz (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cruz Recounts Meeting With Jack Pinto’s Family

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz somberly recounted Wednesday
his meeting with Pinto’s parents and brother in Newtown, Conn.

12/19/2012

File photo of Victor Cruz. (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Cruz Visits Home Of Giants Fan, 6, Killed In Conn.

New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz has visited the home of the 6-year-old Connecticut shooting victim who was buried in a replica Cruz jersey.

12/18/2012

File photo of Victor Cruz. (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Giants’ Victor Cruz Honors Sandy Hook Victim Jack Pinto; Wants To Visit Family

“I don’t even know how to put it into words,” Cruz said. “There are no words that can describe the type of feeling that you get when a kid idolizes you so much that unfortunately they want to put him in the casket with your jersey on.”

12/17/2012

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NFL Players Remember School Shooting Victims

Two days after 20 children and six adults were shot to death at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., NFL fans gathering in stadiums across the country honored the victims’ memory with periods of silence and reflection. Some teams darkened their scoreboards and lowered their flags to half-staff, while others wore helmet decals or black ribbons.

12/16/2012