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Wilder has to earn back respect

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James Wilder's legal dilemma has prevented him from getting a leg up in the Florida State backfield this spring, but now he's back in action and needs to continue his development as a ball carrier.

He was one of the prized possessions of Florida State's 2011 recruiting class, but James Wilder has yet to live up to expectations. The dynamic blue-chip prospect and the son of a former NFL star was rated by some scouting services as the best overall athlete in the country after playing both tailback and linebacker at Plant High School. However, in his first season as a Seminole, Wilder... Recommended Stories