FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks.
Two people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press on Friday that Harvin, a star in last season’s Super Bowl but injury prone through his career, was headed to the Jets. The people spoke anonymously because the deal was not officially announced by either club.READ MORE: 2 Injured In Early Morning Pileup On 170 Freeway In North Hollywood
The 26-year-old Harvin has played in only 43 career games since being a first-round pick (22nd overall) by Minnesota in 2009. He was traded to the Seahawks in 2013, appearing in just one regular-season game. But he had two rushes for 45 yards and ran back the second-half kickoff 87 yards for a touchdown in Seattle’s 43-8 win over Denver in the Super Bowl.READ MORE: Great California ShakeOut Set For Thursday Morning
The deal was first reported by Fox Sports.MORE NEWS: Kidnapping Suspect Livestreams Barricade, Standoff In Palmdale
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