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  1. Countdown to the ACC Kickoff, No. 21: Greg Stroman and Travon McMillianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to the house in the spring game. On kickoffs, Virginia Tech has been searching for a consistent returner since David Wilson left. Demitri Knowles thrived in the role in 2012, averaging 28.3 yards per return and taking one back for a touchdown, but ...

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  2. Virginia Tech Football: Hokies' Most Important Players at Each PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | BleacherReport

    ... was a big reason why the Hokies won three of their final four games last season. For the first time since David Wilson left for the NFL after the 2011 season, Virginia Tech found a consistent running game with Coleman toting the rock. Look for ...

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  3. Saturday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Bethel and HU...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the best time this year by any woman in the world. Also, former Virginia Tech and New York Giants running back David Wilson, making his pro debut, triple-jumped 47 feet, 3/4-inch. The Peninsula Pilots (12-3) emerged atop a back-and-forth game for a ...

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  4. Ex-Giants RB David Wilson Improves Triple Jump In 2nd MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | CBS Local

    ... groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - Former New York Giants running back David Wilson significantly improved his performance in the triple jump in his second meet in two days, but still was short of the qualifying ...

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  5. Palladino: For Inspiration, Look To David Wilson - Not Alex RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | CBS Local

    ... Rodriguez moved into second place on the all-time RBI list in the Baltimore night, former Giants running back David Wilson launched himself into, uh, last place in a sun-splashed triple jump competition at Icahn Stadium in New York . It isn't often ...

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  6. Ex-Giants RB David Wilson improves triple jump in 2nd meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Erie Times News

    "' Former New York Giants running back David Wilson significantly improved his performance in the triple jump in his second meet in two days but still was short of the qualifying standard for the U.S. championships. Wilson jumped 52 feet, 3/4 inches at the East Region Open Championships on Sunday with an eight-step approach.

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  7. David Wilson Still Jumping For His ChanceRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Gobbler Country

    At 196 pounds, David Wilson is probably the biggest triple jumper we've ever seen. Virginia Tech fans may remember Wilson as the speedy, shifty running back who was the A.C.C. offensive player of the year in 2011.

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  8. Ex-Giants star Wilson makes pro debut in triple jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The China Post

    David Wilson knew he looked like a football player lined up alongside the rest of the triple jumpers at the Adidas Grand Prix. The former New York Giants running back came up well short of his personal best Saturday in his first professional track and field meet.

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  9. David Wilson, Ex-Giants RB, Struggles in Triple Jump at Adidas Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | BleacherReport

    Former New York Giants running back David Wilson made his competitive debut in the triple jump Saturday at the Adidas Grand According to ESPN.com , Wilson managed 48 feet, 1 1/4 inches, which was roughly five feet worse than his personal best dating back to his college days. He finished ninth out of the nine triple-jumpers to participate.

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  10. Sports briefs SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... record of 19.19. Afterward, Bolt called it the worst 200 of his career. Former New York Giants running back David Wilson came up well short of his personal best in the triple jump in his first professional meet. Wilson jumped 48 feet, 11/4 inches. ...

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  11. Bolt calls 200 performance in New York worst of careerRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... injury. He won in 1:43.58, more than 2 1/2 seconds off his world record. Former New York Giants running back David Wilson came up well short of his personal best in the triple jump in his first professional track and field meet. Wilson plans to ...

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  12. David Wilson, ex-Giants RB, makes pro debut in triple jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Daily Camera

    David Wilson knew he looked like a football player lined up alongside the rest of the triple jumpers at the Adidas Grand Prix. The former New York Giants running back came up well short of his personal best Saturday in his first professional track and field meet.

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  13. Saturday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Bethel and HU...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the best time this year by any woman in the world. Also, former Virginia Tech and New York Giants running back David Wilson, making his pro debut, triple-jumped 47 feet, 3/4-inch. Virginia Tech's Thomas Curtin earned first-team All-America honors by ...

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  14. Ex-Giants RB David Wilson jumps into his new careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | New York Daily News

    David Wilson, who was forced to retire from the Giants after being diagnosed with spinal stenosis, made his pro track and field debut at the adidas Grand Prix on Randall's Island. Nearly a year after being forced to retire from football because of spinal stenosis - the same injury currently plaguing Mets third baseman David Wright - the former Giants running back made his pro track and field debut Saturday afternoon in the triple jump at the adidas Grand Prix on Randall's Island.

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  15. Ex-Giant David Wilson finishes ninth in triple jump at Adidas Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    David Wilson's dreams of track stardom will be put on hold for now. The former Giants running back fell short of his goal of qualifying in the men's triple jump for the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships at the end of June, finishing ninth in the event at the Adidas Grand Prix on Saturday.

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  16. Ex-Giants running back David Wilson falls short in triple jump debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Los Angeles Times

    Former New York Giants running back David Wilson made his professional track debut at the Adidas Grand Prix in Randall's Island, N.Y., on Saturday in the triple jump. Former New York Giants running back David Wilson made his professional track debut at the Adidas Grand Prix in Randall's Island, N.Y., on Saturday in the triple jump.

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  17. David Wilson set to make pro debut in triple jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Andy Bitter is the Virginia Tech football beat writer for the Roanoke Times. Andy began covering the Hokies in October 2011 after spending three years covering Auburn for the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer.

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  18. Howard: Ex-Giant David Wilson eyes OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | ESPN

    He is the sort of man who can be in your presence for only five minutes and make you feel like he's a walking, talking antidote to whatever bad day you might be having. David Wilson, the former New York Giants running back, not only has an unusual sports story.

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  19. David Wilson head over heels in love with his future as a track guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | MSNBC

    The former Giants running back, who had to retire from the NFL because of a spinal condition, has had to adjust his goals. Now instead of Super Bowls, he's trying to make the 2016 Olympic track and field team , and he'll take his first step this weekend.

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  20. Former New York Giants Player David Wilson Inspires by Pursuing OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Rant Sports

    Former New York Giants first-round pick David Wilson 's bright future ended abruptly when he retired prematurely due to spinal stenosis in 2014. While it wasn't an injury that was bothering him as he played, it was much more threatening to his future health had his neck taken even one more serious hit.

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