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Percy Harvin

Percy Harvin - #11 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 184 lbs.
Birthday 05/28/1988
Birthplace Virginia Beach, VA
College Florida
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 1st round, 22nd pick by Vikings

Vikings' 60-second rant: Favre, receivers must hook up

Posted Sept. 21, 2010 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
If the Vikings are going to turn this thing around offensively, QB Brett Favre and his receivers are going to have to be the ones to fix the problem.

Harvin's MRI shows no structural damage

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 2:29 p.m. ET
The Vikings got good news on Monday when an MRI revealed that there was no structural damage to the bruised hip of WR Percy Harvin.

Vikings' Harvin to have MRI on Monday

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 6:11 p.m. ET
Vikings WR Percy Harvin will undergo an MRI on his injured hip on Monday, which could lead to more speculation that the team would entertain a trade for Charger WR Vincent Jackson.

Hip keeps Harvin out of Vikings' practice

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 8:46 p.m. ET
A hip injury kept Vikings WR Percy Harvin out of practice Thursday, further clouding the team's thin WR corps ahead of Sunday's home game against Miami.

Fast start unlikely for Vikings this year

Posted Sept. 13, 2010 @ 3:33 a.m. ET
Minnesota may have to rely more heavily on RB Adrian Peterson because their passing game is likely to struggle early in the season. Peterson appears eager for a bigger workload, but we hear the coaches may be reluctant to grant ...

Vikings need to find other receiving options

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 8:07 p.m. ET
It became clear after the first half against the Saints that the Vikings had one go-to receiver: TE Visanthe Shiancoe. They must find others with Sidney Rice out.

Vikings place WR Rice on reserve/PUP list

Posted Aug. 31, 2010 @ 9:12 p.m. ET
With Vikings WR Sidney Rice expected to miss half of the season following hip surgery last week, the team placed him on the reserve/physically-unable-to-perform list Tuesday. As a result, Rice won't be eligible to return to the team ...

Rice's hip point of contention with Vikes

Posted Aug. 28, 2010 @ 12:15 p.m. ET
We hear there is more than one Vikings employee who is upset about the timing of WR Sidney Rice's hip surgery, which likely will keep Rice out until November.

Harvin back at Vikings practice

Posted Aug. 25, 2010 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
Vikings WR Percy Harvin returned to practice Wednesday, six days after being taken away in an ambulance when he collapsed because of a severe migraine.

Rice has hip surgery, out half the season

Posted Aug. 24, 2010 @ 11:02 a.m. ET
Vikings WR Sidney Rice underwent hip surgery on Monday and is expected to miss the first half of the 2010 season.

Vikings try out veteran receivers, sign neither

Posted Aug. 21, 2010 @ 3:36 a.m. ET
Brandon Jones, cut by the 49ers earlier in the week, and ex-Raider Javon Walker both came to the Vikings' practice field in Eden Prairie, Minn., on Friday, but after working out for the team, both left without contracts.

With Favre on board, Vikings need healthy receivers

Posted Aug. 20, 2010 @ 4:05 p.m. ET
Now that Brett Favre has given the word that he'll be playing this season, the Vikings must make sure that their talented pass catchers are up to full speed.

Harvin released from hospital, watching practice

Posted Aug. 20, 2010 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
Vikings WR Percy Harvin is watching practice from the sideline Friday, just one day after collapsing and spending the night in the hospital.

Vikings' Harvin 'resting comfortably' after migraine incident

Posted Aug. 19, 2010 @ 2:07 p.m. ET
Percy Harvin collapsed due to a severe migraine while watching the Vikings practice Thursday and was taken away in an ambulance.

Harvin returns to Vikings practice

Posted Aug. 16, 2010 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
Last year's Offensive Rookie of the Year Percy Harvin has returned to Vikings training camp for the first time in over two weeks.


Posted March 12, 2013
The Seattle Seahawks have completed their trade with Minnesota to acquire Harvin in exchange for a trio of draft picks. Seattle announced the finalization of the trade on Tuesday afternoon once the NFL's league year began. Harvin passed his physical and will be introduced at the team's facility later Tuesday.||||||| The 24-year-old Harvin will give second-year quarterback Russell Wilson a dynamic playmaker not yet at his peak and reunite him with former teammate Sidney Rice and former offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell.
Posted March 11, 2013
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to trade the unhappy receiver to Seattle for a package that includes the Seahawks' first-round draft pick in April.||||||| Harvin was unhappy with his contract and his role in the Vikings' struggling passing offense. He missed the final six games last season with an ankle injury. He obviously is still among the NFL's most versatile players, but only if he's geeting the ball enough.
Posted Feb. 21, 2013
Vikings general manager Rick Spielman can't say it enough: Percy Harvin will remain in Minnesota, and he's not going to discuss contracts in public. Six days after initially telling local reporters exactly that, Spielman came to the NFL's annual scouting combine and was asked to address the situation again. He hasn't budged.||||||| Spielman says he has no intent to deal the receiver he calls a "dynamic playmaker" and won't even take phone calls about it. He intends to keep all information about contract negotiations internal, too, as he describes. There has been speculation the Vikings might deal Harvin, whose contract is up after next season, or that Harvin may hold out to get a new, richer contract.
Posted Feb. 15, 2013
Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman says the team has "no intent" of trading Harvin.||||||| Spielman refused Friday to comment specifically on contracts. He said team officials, as always, will meet next week at the NFL scouting combine with the agents for every player. He declined to address the possibility of negotiating a new deal for Harvin. Harvin will enter the final year of his contract in 2013.
Posted Jan. 10, 2013
Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman says the organization has no concerns about Harvin's character or attitude, with a pivotal offseason ahead for the wide receiver's future with the Vikings.||||||| Spielman told reporters Thursday the team has "no issues" with Harvin, that he "plays the game as hard, or harder, than anyone else in the NFL." Harvin is entering the final year of his rookie contract. His season ended after nine games because of a badly sprained left ankle. The Vikings placed him on injured reserve one month after he was hurt, and Harvin went home to Florida for his rehabilitation.