NFL: Seattle Seahawks make trade for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin

Last Updated: 16/03/13 3:48pm

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Percy Harvin: on the move from Minnesota to Seattle

Percy Harvin: on the move from Minnesota to Seattle

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Seattle Seahawks have sent their first-round draft pick to Minnesota Vikings in exchange for wide receiver Percy Harvin.

The deal, first reported by Fox Sports, also includes the Seahawks' seventh-round selection this year and a mid-rounder in 2014.

Harvin, 24, was taken 22nd overall by the the Vikings in the 2009 draft but has not had a 1,000-yard receiving season in his four years with the team.

Last season, he caught 62 passes for 677 yards before an ankle injury sidelined him for the closing weeks.

The trade is subject to Harvin passing a physical and is expected to be made official later on Tuesday when the NFL's free agency period starts.

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