David Wilson was New York's first-round pick in the 2012 NFL draft. (Peter G. Aiken/Getty Images)
The New York Giants placed running back David Wilson on the season-ending injured reserve, the team announced Thursday.
The Giants activated running back Andre Brown, which forced the team to make changes to its 53-man roster.
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Brown has been out since the preseason, when he suffered a broken leg. Wilson was unlikely to play on Sunday. The 22-year-old, a first-round draft pick by the Giants in 2012, had been on the sidelines since injuring his neck in a loss to the Eagles on Oct. 6 and has not been cleared to return.