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No Percy Harvin return this week


The Seahawks will be without wide receiver Sidney Rice this week after Rice tore his ACL in Monday night’s narrow victory over the Rams.

They won’t have Percy Harvin either. The much anticipated return of Harvin from offseason hip surgery has been put off a little bit longer. Coach Pete Carroll made the announcement during an appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio on Thursday.

“Percy won’t play this week,” Carroll said. “He’s getting close but not close enough.”

Harvin hasn’t practiced this week after reportedly suffering a setback in practice last week. Carroll’s comments suggest that there’s a chance that Harvin will be able to play in Week 10 against the Falcons, but, then, it looked like he had a good shot of playing against the Buccaneers as well.

With Harvin out, Doug Baldwin and Golden Tate will be the top receivers in the lineup on Sunday with Jermaine Kearse, Bryan Walters and Ricardo Lockette in reserve.

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29 Responses to “No Percy Harvin return this week”
  1. kylexitron says: Oct 31, 2013 5:22 PM

    not sure why anyone thinks they would bother rolling Percy out against Tampa. Their coach will probably be fired at half time. Would be kind of pointless.

  2. bucfanforlife says: Oct 31, 2013 5:24 PM

    no kidding lets see if we can get are new toy hurt in a game where they could win with receivers from the stands because the d might outscore the o in this one

  3. thepftpoet says: Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM

    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise

  4. jbaxt says: Oct 31, 2013 5:28 PM

    So he won’t help that potent offense that put up huge numbers, against the mighty Rams? Every team clearly has their flaws, I can’t decide who the best is, I suppose it’s between the Colts, Chiefs, and Bronco’s.

  5. swaggyy says: Oct 31, 2013 5:29 PM

    Well its a bye week so yeah.

  6. dannyreneau says: Oct 31, 2013 5:30 PM

    With the Bucs, Falcons and Vikings on the Hawks To Do list, they might think about holding him off until they face the Saints after their bye week. Thats another month off though, i don’t know that i want to wait that long to see the guy catching passes from Wilson, but i’d rather be safe than sorry.

  7. mclovin07 says: Oct 31, 2013 5:30 PM

    Shocker….this guy makes Cindy Rice look healthy usually!

  8. rickyspanish says: Oct 31, 2013 5:33 PM


    A level headed impartial fan? You sir, are a rarity.

  9. tobis81 says: Oct 31, 2013 5:36 PM

    Good, give him more time to heal… I said weeks ago we should rest him until at least the ATL game, due to the teams we were playing. Tate, Baldwin, Kearse, and Lockette would do just fine if our pathetic O-line was able to block… If they continue to play the way they did Monday, it won’t matter who we have at WR, even if it is Harvin. Then again, maybe they would be able to block long enough for a bubble screen!!!

  10. farvite says: Oct 31, 2013 5:37 PM

    Just needs to be up to speed in December

  11. jimnsota says: Oct 31, 2013 5:42 PM

    Love Percy, but get use to it Seahawks this is how he rolls.

  12. slugbaitspace says: Oct 31, 2013 5:45 PM

    thepftpoet says:
    Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM
    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise
    The thought of a team with one win on the season laughing at a team with one loss on the season has me scratching my head in wonder…

  13. mathomp3 says: Oct 31, 2013 5:53 PM

    thepftpoet says:
    Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM
    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise

    You mean the 1-6 Minnesota Vikings?

  14. Go-Hawks! says: Oct 31, 2013 6:08 PM

    pftpoet: lol at the Seahawks?


    Vikings have an awful record this season. Frasier has no clue what he is doing. And your team couldn’t force a single punt against the Packers.

  15. bigbaldpapahawk says: Oct 31, 2013 6:12 PM

    thepftpoet says: Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM

    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise

    Minnesota Vikings (1-6)
    Seattle Seahawks (7-1)

    What exactly are you laughing about?

  16. trollhammer20 says: Oct 31, 2013 6:23 PM

    Guess it’s better for Viking fans to laugh at Seattle than cry about their own sorry season.

    Cheer up, Vike fan, you have a new head coach, general manager, and top-five draft pick to look forward to.

  17. dennisatunity says: Oct 31, 2013 6:25 PM

    I don’t think we can wait until the Saints game to bring Harvin back. We don’t need Harvin to win the games before we play the Saints, but the whole offense (not just Wilson) has to get used to playing with him once or twice in on-field game conditions before we take on a key opponent like the Saints. Just as importantly, the coaching staff needs to get used to Harvin in game conditions before a major opponent. When we play the Saints, we’re playing for home field advantage throughout the playoffs. We don’t want that game to be the first time the players and the coaches have seen him play in an actual game.

  18. wholelottaawesome says: Oct 31, 2013 6:28 PM

    thepftpoet says:
    Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM
    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise

    Percy Harvin watching > Josh Freeman doing anything

    Come on. Think before you embarrass yourself.

  19. gb4mn0 says: Oct 31, 2013 6:32 PM

    thepftpoet says: Oct 31, 2013 5:27 PM

    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise

    And the rest of the world LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @the 1-6 minnysoda biqueens. Especially the biqueen fans!

  20. assuredmutualdestruction says: Oct 31, 2013 6:34 PM

    I like Baldwin, Tate, and Kearse. If the line would protect Wilson long enough to make a second read, they’d all be having good seasons.

  21. ninersreciognizebch says: Oct 31, 2013 6:43 PM

    The Minnesota Vikings LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL @ your franchise—————————————————————-

    Minnesota Vikings (1-6)Seattle Seahawks (7-1)What exactly are you laughing about?


    They are laughing at the dumb trade the you know the price you boozo’s paid get him and its that clearly not in your favor so far oh and the cap savings by not paying an injury prone athlete LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL

  22. harrisonhits2 says: Oct 31, 2013 6:48 PM

    Doesn’t matter. Even when he does come back the first hard hit he takes will bring back his “migraines” and he’ll be out for another 3-4 weeks. Repeat same process whenever he steps on the field.

  23. usmutts says: Oct 31, 2013 6:56 PM

    By the Saints game Percy will have a migraine and be inactive.

  24. allday420ap says: Oct 31, 2013 7:01 PM

    The only thing us vikings fans are laughing at is how stupid it is that weed is illegal here

  25. msclemons67 says: Oct 31, 2013 8:32 PM

    During the draft folks compared Tavon Austin to Percy Harvin and they were right.

    Neither has done anything for their teams.

  26. capn0bvious says: Oct 31, 2013 9:32 PM

    I think he’ll be back in time for the Vikings game. Percy Harvin used to be a member of the Vikings. Therefore, he wants to score a lot of points on them.

  27. hawksallday says: Oct 31, 2013 11:08 PM

    It’s rediculous how people say how trading for harvin was stupid. Have you ever watched the kid play? He’s amazingly explosive and makes game changing plays. His migraines have been gone for years so everyone can shut up about that one. And just wait vikes fans, harvin will prove to be a better trade for the hawks in the long run

  28. aaronhighbarger says: Nov 1, 2013 12:51 PM

    Idk why Viking fans are laughing at Seahawks fans guess they really don’t have anything better to do since their team won’t be winning anytime soon while the Hawks are sitting pretty at 7-1 keep laughing vikes fans

  29. tokyosandblaster says: Nov 1, 2013 6:12 PM

    You’ll have to excuse Vikings fans. This one (Pft poet) has a bunch of different screen names, Contra is one of them.

    He goes around and just makes fun of other teams, then logs in to his other accounts and gives his comment thumbs up.

    A sad, sad existence.

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