James Wilder
American football player
James Wilder
James Curtis Wilder is a former professional American football running back in the National Football League for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins, and the Detroit Lions.
Biography
James Wilder's personal information overview.
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Top-25 College Football Game Capsules
Fox News - over 3 years
Tallahassee, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jameis Winston passed for 325 yards and a touchdown, Devonta Freeman scored three times and No. 3 Florida State shut out No. 7 Miami in the second half for a 41-14 win on Saturday night. Winston was intercepted twice in the first half, leading to two Miami scores, but the Seminoles (8-0, 6-0 ACC) turned a 21-14 halftime lead into a rout with 20 unanswered points to hand the Hurricanes their first loss of the season. Florida State has won its first eight games for the first time since 1999, when it went 12-0 and won the national championship. Freeman rushed 23 times for 78 yards and two touchdowns and also scored on a 48-yard reception for the Seminoles, who have won four in a row over Miami and seven of the last nine games between them. James Wilder added two short touchdown runs, Freeman finished with 98 yards receiving and Winston was 21-of-29 passing. Miami running back Du ...
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Advocates attack blight by salvaging building material
The Detroit News - almost 5 years
Detroit — James Willer has a simple approach to blight: Re-use before you raze. So before crews took down an abandoned, 102-year-old house on Hamtramck's Carpenter Street, members of the WARM Training Center removed wood for use as shelves, trim and floors in other buildings.
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Funeral Set For Former Lovett Standout
Buckhead Patch - almost 5 years
A memorial service has been arranged for former Lovett student Hawkins Francis Wilber, 24, who passed away at his home in Atlanta last week. The service will be held on Sunday, April 22, at 2:00 pm at The Carter Center. Wilber attended the Lovett School where he excelled in lacrosse, football, and basketball and graduated in 2006. "The Lovett community is deeply saddened by Hawkins' passing," said William S. Peebles IV, headmaster at the Lovett School. "He was a wonderful friend, teammate, and student at our school, and he will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Wilber family during this difficult time." Wilber was a 2010 graduate of The College of Charleston, studying abroad at the University of Innsbruck in Austria for a semester, and earning a Bachelor of Science in Economics. In 1999, he helped Northside Youth Organization team win the Little League Georgia State Baseball Championship. He participated in Outward Bound, Moondance, the ...
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FSU Player James Wilder Arrested for Battery on LEO 2-23 6p
American Banking & Market News - about 5 years
FSU Player <a class="fplink fp-499822" href="/James+Wilder+1">James Wilder</a> Arrested for Battery on LEO 2-23 6p “FSU Player <a class="fplink fp-499822" href="/James+Wilder+1">James Wilder</a> Arrested for Battery on LEO 2-23 6p” is categorized as “local”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page. If you are a new American Banking &amp; Market News reader, we would like to welcome you to our website. American Banking &amp; Market News provides daily coverage of analysts’ ratings for some of the largest publicly traded companies in the world. We cover news surrounding large-cap U.S. financial companies, including Citigroup, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase and discuss the fledgling industry of peer to peer lending. American Banking &amp; Market News publishes hundreds of press releases per day and is part of the American Consumer News, LLC network. We would invite you to consider ...
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Florida State running back James Wilder Jr. arrested
USA Today- Sports - about 5 years
Authorities say the rising sophomore was arrested after a confrontation with deputies as they took his girlfriend into custody.
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Seminoles facing biggest home game in a decade against Sooners - Florida Times-Union
Google News - over 5 years
The Seminoles gained 170 yards rushing but 35 came on a reverse by Bert Reed and 41 on the game&#39;s final play by James Wilder Jr. Aside from those two carries, FSU averaged only 2.7 yards per rush. B: It would have been another shutout had it not been
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James Wilder Jr. makes FSU debut in Charleston Southern rout - Tampabay.com (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Even though former Plant All-American and current Florida State true freshman running back James Wilder Jr.&#39;s game-high 76 rushing yards came far after Florida State&#39;s 62-10 win over Charleston Southern had been decided, his appearance in the game
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Former Plant High School star James Wilder Jr. makes strong debut with Florida ... - Tampabay.com
Google News - over 5 years
Former Plant High School star James Wilder Jr. makes strong debut with Florida State Seminoles TALLAHASSEE — It took former Plant High star RB James Wilder a while to hit the field for Florida State in Saturday&#39;s victory over Charleston Southern,
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Is Wilder a candidate for a redshirt? - The Territory.org (subscription)
Google News - over 5 years
Perhaps the premier player on that potential list is tailback James Wilder Jr., who was one of coach Jimbo Fisher&#39;s prized signees this past February and a big reason why the Seminoles landed arguably the best recruiting class in the country
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Redshirt looming for James Wilder - College Fantasy Football Insider
Google News - over 5 years
Florida State running back James Wilder Jr. currently sits fifth on the &#39;Noles depth chart. If he doesn&#39;t get in to Saturday&#39;s game against Charleston Southern, redshirting this season seems likely. We&#39;re on the brink of the first casualty of the
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Newcomer to Watch: Florida State's James Wilder Jr. - Bleacher Report
Google News - over 5 years
Florida State should be able to handle ULM with ease and one of the players that will be in action will be true freshman James Wilder Jr. The 6&#39;2&quot;, 219-pound running back has drawn comparisons to Adrian Peterson and Brandon Jacobs
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Florida State Football Camp Questions: Offense - Tomahawk Nation
Google News - over 5 years
Perhaps the more interesting storyline is the battle between seniors Jermaine Thomas, and Ty Jones, and freshmen Devonta Freeman, and James Wilder, Jr. The two seniors have struggled with some of the mental aspects of the game, and freshmen often
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Fair to select queen, OYC - Danville Commercial News
Google News - over 5 years
Michaela Eickhoff, the daughter of Joe and Cindy Eickhoff, and Anthony Wilder, the son of James Wilder and Randy and Amy Rothwell, Oakwood High School. Taylor Ceader, the daughter of Toby and Trish Ceader, and Nathan Neal, the son of Michele Neal,
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Seminoles by position: A look at Florida State's running back depth - Orlando Sentinel (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Fellow freshman James Wilder, the son of former NFL back James Wilder, Sr., could enter the fray, as well. Redshirt freshman Daniel Monroe also factors in the mix. In an offense that already returns a rather experienced receiving unit, Manuel now has
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of James Wilder
    FIFTIES
  • 2013
    Age 54
    Wilder's son, James Wilder, Jr., is a professional football player for the Buffalo Bills. He played football for Florida State and was a part of their 2013 National Championship winning team.
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  • 2011
    Age 52
    Wilder's daughter, Courtney Wilder, played running back on the Tampa Breeze during the 2011–12 LFL season.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1984
    Age 25
    Also in 1984 he set NFL records for carries (407) and touches (492) in a single season.
    More Details Hide Details Pro football Hall of Famer, Linebacker, Lawrence Taylor has stated that James Wilder was one of the toughest running backs that he played against during his career.
    He ranks first in Buccaneer history in rushing yards and receptions and even set an NFL record with 43 carries in a single game in 1984.
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    He played for most of his career with Tampa Bay, and was a Pro Bowl selection in 1984.
    More Details Hide Details Wilder almost set an NFL record that season for combined rushing and receiving yards in a season finishing 16 yards short with 2,229. In an attempt to give Wilder one more chance to break the record in the final minute of the final game of the 1984 season against the New York Jets, head coach John McKay ordered his defense to let the Jets score, so that the Bucs could go back on offense. This resulted in one of the strangest plays in NFL history where the Tampa Bay defense simply stood still as the Jets ran the ball into the end zone.
  • 1981
    Age 22
    After he shared the backfield as a rookie with Jerry Eckwood in 1981, the Buccaneers released Eckwood in favor of Wilder prior to the 1982 season.
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    Wilder was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second round of the 1981 NFL Draft.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1976
    Age 17
    Wilder played high school football at Sikeston High School where he set school records in career rushing yards and single season rushing yards. He led the Bulldogs to an undefeated season in 1976, his senior year with the team.
    More Details Hide Details Wilder played at NEO A&M College Miami, Oklahoma, Then Wilder went on to attend and play college football at the University of Missouri where he led the Tigers to three bowl games and became known as the "Sikeston Train" and one of the most popular players for the program.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1958
    Born
    Born on May 12, 1958.
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