Niners running back LaMichael James capably handled punt- and kickoff-return duties after he assumed those roles in the latter stages of the 2013 season.
James averaged 10.9 yards per punt return, which ranked 14th in the NFL, and made an …Extra Point:
There is lots of speculation around James Role, but what I think it really comes down to a luxury player. James may get to see the field a bit on offense. He may see the field as a returner if he cam hold onto his position - but really he is set up to be the 4th running back on the team, and will likely only see real play time if someone gets injured. That my friends, is a luxury player.
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