UPDATE: Vikings officially list WR Percy Harvin as doubtful for Week 12
What are you looking for?
Latest NFL News and Rumors...

A couple of hours following a report that wide receiv... [read more] [All News & Rumors]
Montee Ball's rookie season got off to a rough start with a nasty case of fumblitis that limited his playing time for the ... [read more] [All News & Rumors]
One visit was all Chris Johnson needed to find his next NFL team. Johnson reached an agreement Wednesday with the New York... [read more] [All News & Rumors]
Via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi said Tuesday that he envisions his to... [read more] [All News & Rumors]
Brandon Lloyd's career looked like it was over after he spent all of last season without a roster spot anywhere. Now his c... [read more] [All News & Rumors]
I hope I can get DeAngelo Williams to play in my fantasy league, but I would love to see him choose (overdraft) himself in... [read more] [All News & Rumors]

UPDATE: Vikings officially list WR Percy Harvin as doubtful for Week 12

Nov. 24 update: Harvin has been officially ruled out for Sunday's game. He didn't make the team flight to Chicago.


We've already seen reports from earlier this week that Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin @Percy_Harvin won't play Sunday against the Bears due to his sprained ankle. On Friday, the team stopped short of ruling him out, but it came as close as you can get. Harvin is officially doubtful for the game. While he did some stretching with the team, Harvin reportedly limped off the field when those exercises ended. Head coach Leslie Frazier said he would need to see Harvin practice before playing. Harvin hasn't practiced since sustaining the injury Nov. 4 against the Seahawks.
"Percy gave it a try in pre-practice," Frazier said. "Really couldn't put a lot of weight on the ankle at this point."

Fantasy Analysis:

Expected. Jarius Wright @Jay_wright4 will continue to see more playing time in Harvin's absence, and Jerome Simpson @rome081 and Michael Jenkins @MikeJenk84 will be in the starting lineup against the Bears. Simply, you shouldn't care about the Vikings' passing attack this weekend.

CBS Sports

0 Comments | Add Yours

There are no comments on this article yet.

You must login in order to comment:

If you do not have an account yet, register here -- it's free

Warning: You don't have cookies enabled in your internet broswer. Without cookies, you will not be able to login. Some web browsers allow cookies to be managed on a per-site basis.

News Archive
NFL News Feed: XML Feed
Subscribe to FFToolbox NFL News and Rumors by Email
Brian Murphy -
Follow on Twitter
Los Angeles, CA
FFToolbox Fantasy Football Writer since 2002
Follow me on Twitter: @Spokes_Murphy.

I have played fantasy sports since 2001, specializing in fantasy football and baseball. I wrote for FFToolbox from 2002-2005 and re-joined in 2009.

I am a journalism/mass communication grad student at Cal State University, Northridge. I am aiming to be a sports reporter for a website, newspaper, magazine, anything. I am a graduate from the University of Central Florida. I make my home in Long Beach, Calif.

While I grew up in California, my favorite football team has always been the New York Giants.
Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties