Oct 21, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin (12) celebrates his touchdown during the second quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at the Metrodome. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Media And Players React To The Percy Harvin Trade


The big news from the NFL world today was definitely the big acquisition of Percy Harvin Harvin for the Seattle Seahawks. Reactions were happening all over the place. Before we get to the ones by the faithful Seahawks fans, lets start with the reactions from players and members of the media.

Why them first? because there’s less of them and thus it easier to pick my favorite tweets. (you didn’t expect me to be that honest, did you?)

First some local reaction

How about some from ESPN:

Couldn’t let the nation print media escape my search:

Jim Trotter loved the trade for Seattle. Here’s the key quote:

My narrative on this deal, should it come to fruition, goes something like this: Seahawks fans should love it, love it, love it! I know I do.

Ultimately though, the best takes came from a few NFL players

I love this one; former teammates reunited:

Doug Baldwin is ever the pragmatist:

And finally, I think we need to hear from the incredibly awesome Adrian Peterson

Yep, that pretty much sums it up for everyone in Minnesota. At least he said “stomach.” I can think of a place where it would hurt more to be kicked.

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