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  1. Frank Beamer's Four Biggest Challenges for Virginia Tech in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | BleacherReport

    ... in the Top 10 on an annual basis, a strong running game was often one of the primary reasons why. Since David Wilson departed Tech after the 2011 season, the Hokies have struggled to find a consistent running game. It wasn't until the final four ...

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  2. Hokies offseason position glimpse: Running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... thought: Is this year's tailback room as talented of a group as the trio of Darren Evans, Ryan Williams and David Wilson that has gone down in Virginia Tech lore? No. And the rushing numbers the last couple years bear that out. But those rushing ...

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  3. Bidding farewell is never easy, especially to a wonderful group such as Hokie NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Hokiesports.com

    ... leave guys grasping for air, and I liked the way Andr Davis would just zoom away from people. I loved the way David Wilson could accelerate and spin. Vapor trail. I swear I saw a vapor trail when he scored against Georgia Tech on that one touchdown ...

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  4. NFL Draft: Arizona Cardinals could dip into strongest running back class in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | ArizonaSports.com

    ... same year, Tampa Bay chose Doug Martin of Boise State 31st overall and the New York Giants followed by picking David Wilson of Virginia Tech at number 32. Richardson has been a major disappointment (his 2015 team will be his third in four years -- ...

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  5. Position Changes: The New Norm?Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Gobbler Country

    ... However, the Hokies have not been able to or just haven't put the ball in 1-2 primary ball carriers hands since David Wilson left in 2012. So, to answer my question (and frankly it is the answer for just about anything): Are position changes made in ...

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  6. Da Doo Run Runa or Da Don't Hokies, Which is it?Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Gobbler Country

    ... running game for 3 seasons, and if I may offer, the 2011 season where the two principal backs were a struggling David Wilson, and Logan Thomas the "quarterback". The fact remains that the running game remains mostly dependent on the people ...

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  7. Runners Gaining Ground Back Into The First RoundRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Miami Dolphins

    ... who's gifted enough to warrant serious first-round consideration despite sustaining a torn ACLa Sin November. David Wilson from Virginia Tech was the last running back selected in the first round when he was picked 32nd overall by the New York ...

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  8. Giants cut already retired David WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | New York Daily News

    David Wilson couldn't help crying when he retired last summer, six months before the Giants officially let the injured running back go. While fighting back tears, David Wilson announced the end of his NFL career last summer.

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  9. Giants officially waive David WilsonRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Running back David Wilson, the New York Giants' first-round pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, was officially waived by the team Wednesday with his career having been cut short by a neck injury. Wilson sustained the injury during a game against Philadelphia on Oct. 6, 2013 and has not played since.

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  10. 2014 in review: Sluggish ground game showed signs of life by end of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... day at the end of the year with a four-week binge (468 yards) that Tech hadn't seen out of a running back since David Wilson in 2011. That culminated with a 157-yard MVP performance against Cincinnati in the bowl game. The player with the most ...

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  11. Fifth Quarter: Every Rose has its thornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | StarNewsOnline.com

    ... Coleman gained 157 yards to become the first Hokie to rush for more than 100 yards in back-to-back games since David Wilson in 2011 to lead a victory that earned coach Frank Beamer a vote of confidence from AD Whit Babcock. Jameis Winston has the ...

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  12. Football | Hope springs eternal for Hokies' offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... front of him got hurt. His 468 rushing yards in the final four games were the most in any four-game span since David Wilson had 558 against Duke, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and Virginia at the end of 2011. Even if Marshawn Williams and Shai ...

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  13. Strong finish leaves Hokies optimistic about the future on offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... job after everyone in front of him got hurt. His 468 rushing yards in the final four games were the most since David Wilson had 558 against Duke, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and Virginia at the end of 2011. Even if Marshawn Williams and Shai ...

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  14. Military Bowl TakeawaysRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Gobbler Country

    ... play at this level. JC Coleman's record setting bowl game surpassed the likes of Kevin Jones, Ryan Williams and David Wilson #hokies pic.twitter.com/uD1sQbLUo2 Greg Stroman is the latest youngster to join the youth movement in Blacksburg. Stroman ...

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  15. Chesapeake's Coleman got the ball and ran with itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Stith (Western Branch High), Lee Suggs, Kevin Jones, Branden Ore (Indian River), Darren Evans, Ryan Williams, David Wilson and others - are looking up at the 5-foot-7 junior from Chesapeake's Oscar Smith High. "It means a lot," Coleman said. "But ...

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  16. College Football Bowl Schedule: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech -- Game...Read the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Big Blue View

    ... Giants out. The Virginia Tech Hokies have a lot of players in the NFL and two recent Giants picks were Hokies David Wilson and Jayron Hosley. Will that scare them off any potential Hokies picks? I doubt it, but the track record with Hokies hasn't ...

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  17. Virginia Tech's Kendall Fuller leads 19 All-ACC picks from Tech and VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the distinction. The last time Tech had any players on the first team was in the '11 season, when running back David Wilson and offensive tackle Blake DeChristopher made it. Wilson was the ACC's player of the year that season. In addition to ...

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  18. Five thoughts the day after the Hokies' win against VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... the last three weeks and a 5.4-yard average. That's the best three-game stretch for a Hokies running back since David Wilson ran for 410 against Georgia Tech, North Carolina and Virginia at the end of 2011. Coleman has looked decisive and powerful ...

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  19. Hokies and Cavaliers to battle for Commonwealth Cup and bowl eligibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Hokiesports.com

    ... to give Tech a 17-14 win on Senior Day to make the Hokies bowl eligbile for the 20th-straight year. In 2012, David Wilson had 153 yards rushing and two touchdowns, and Logan Thomas passed for two more scores as the Hokies blanked UVa 38-0 on the ...

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  20. Virginia Tech Football: The 5 Most Telling Stats for the Hokies This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... However, it goes much deeper than that for the Hokies. Sure, Tech doesn't have a Kevin Jones, Ryan Williams or David Wilson on the roster, but it's not as if the Hokies are bereft of talent in the backfield, either. The Hokies have 18 turnovers on ...

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