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JAMES WILDER JR. RUMORS

Report: Former FSU RB James Wilder Jr. arrested in Tampa

Former Florida State tailback James Wilder Jr. was arrested Sunday night in his hometown of Tampa on an outstanding warrant that had been issued when he was charged with driving with a suspended license, the Tampa Bay Times reports. Wilder, who ran for 579 yards and eight touchdowns in 2013, declared early for the NFL draft and had just worked out for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

FSU Football: Seminoles address needs with stellar recruiting class

Five-star receiver Ermon Lane signed with Florida State on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Orlando Sentinel) Jimbo Fisher puts together another top 10 class As Florida State has always seemed to do dating back to the days of Bobby Bowden, the Seminoles capped another strong recruiting class on Wednesday with a stellar finish. FSU finished with a top 5 class according to virtually...
Via isportsweb.com
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida State running back James Wilder Jr. going pro

    Florida State running back James Wilder is declaring for the 2014 NFL draft,  according to ESPN’s Joe Schad. FSU RB James Wilder will enter the next NFL Draft per source — Joe Schad (@schadjoe) January 7, 2014 Wilder ran for 563 yards and 8 touchdowns this season.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Florida...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 3 Florida State will sit RB James Wilder Jr.

Third-ranked Florida State will be without running back James Wilder Jr. on Saturday against North Carolina State. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Thursday that Wilder wasn't cleared after sustaining a concussion last week. Karlos Williams will back up starter Devonta Freeman. Wilder suffered the concussion in a 51-14 win over Clemson and was considered day-to-day throughout the week...
Via AP on Fox
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Maryland-Florida State: Saturday’s keys to Seminole success

Timmy Jernigan and Florida State look to slow down a potent Maryland run attack. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) Seminoles look to make it seven straight against Maryland On Saturday, eighth-ranked Florida State will be looking for a second straight 5-0 start and a seventh straight victory over Maryland as the Seminoles play host to the Terrapins at Doak Campbell Stadium. Both teams...
Via isportsweb.com
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida State-Boston College: Saturday’s keys to Seminole Success

Devonta Freeman leads an outstanding rushing attack for Florida State. (Elsa/Getty Images North America) FSU looks for second straight 4-0 start in clash with ACC foe Boston College Florida State has not started 4-0 in back-to-back seasons since 2002 and 2003, but on Saturday in Chestnut Hill, the eighth-ranked Seminoles will look to buck that trend as they visit Boston College...
Via isportsweb.com
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Nevada-Florida State game preview

Karlos Williams moves from safety to running back for FSU. (Photo: 247 Sports) It will be the home opener for Florida State (1-0) on Saturday as the 10th-ranked Seminoles welcome in Nevada. The contest will mark the first non-conference game of the season for Florida State and the first contest against a Mountain West opponent since Florida State topped BYU 34-10 in Tallahassee in...
Via isportsweb.com
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

FSU's Wilder arrested, misses court date

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State's James Wilder Jr. has been arrested for the third time in less than a year. Wilder was released Sunday from the Leon County Jail on a 500 bond after being arrested for failing to make a court appearance last month on a charge of driving with a suspended license. That appearance is now scheduled for Jan. 24. The 20-year-old tailback from Tampa...
Via Fox Sports South
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida State RB Wilder Jr. arrested

Florida State's James Wilder Jr. has been arrested for the third time in less than a year. Wilder was released Sunday from the Leon County Jail on a $500 bond after being arrested for failing to make a court appearance last month on a charge of driving with a suspended license. That appearance is now scheduled for Jan. 24. The 20-year-old tailback from Tampa spent a few days...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

James Wilder Jr. wants you to know that he was not drunk

James Wilder Jr. of the Florida State Seminoles is trying to clear his name using social media. According to NoleSports.com, Wilder was supposed to remain in jail until Saturday night for blowing a 0.01 breathalyzer test. Wilder took to Twitter to clear his name and say that his blowing of a 0.01 was just because of mouth wash. This is entirely possible. Ok I want everyone to...
Via Throw The Flag
June 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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