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According to ESPN’s Ed Werder via Rotoworld.com, running back David Wilson is expected to be the New York Giants lead back this coming season.
ESPN’s Ed Werder stated on NFL 32 Thursday that David Wilson will “absolutely” be the Giants’ lead runner in 2013.
Werder anticipates Wilson being the “feature back” for the G-Men. Expect the 2012 first-round pick’s Average Draft Position to rise steadily as August approaches. Wilson’s upside could be capped a bit by goal-line vulture Andre Brown, but he can compensate with sizable workloads and explosive plays.
I believe Andre Brown will still get a significant amount of carries on the goal-line and in other short yardage situations.
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