David Wilson can return kicks; now he must find spot in offense

Giants running back David Wilson avoids a tackle

Giants running back David Wilson avoids a tackle by kicker Alex Henery of the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. (Sept. 30, 2012) (Credit: Getty)

David Wilson was drafted as a running back, but there’s another role he prefers to play. Luckily for the Giants, he’s excelling at it.

“Kick return has always been like my favorite part of the game,” Wilson said Monday, a day after nearly breaking several long returns for touchdowns against the Eagles. “Starting the game off and you get to put the offense in good field position or even return...

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