Careers & Jobs
Real Estate & Rentals
Full MSN Index
Harvin held out, Rudolph returns
This story originally published on
Percy Harvin (Getty)
Posted Nov 29, 2012
The Vikings held Percy Harvin out of practice Thursday after giving him limited work Wednesday. After a day of rest, they are hoping to see him back on the field Friday for further evaluation.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier held out star receiver
from Thursday’s practice after Harvin was limited with his sprained left ankle on Wednesday.
The Vikings are hoping to have Harvin back on the field Friday to see what he might be able to offer – if anything – Sunday against the
Green Bay Packers
“You’ve just got to work through it. Pain tolerance is the key,” Frazier said.
“… It would be hard to put him out there in a game without seeing him run around a little bit more than what he did on Wednesday.”
Harvin sprained his left ankle on Nov. 4 and has missed both games since and had an additional week of healing with the bye week. During his limited work on Wednesday, he ran routes and had his signature speed, but also had a pronounced limp when slowing down.
Frazier said he would have a better idea after seeing how Harvin responded to treatment and what he does during Friday’s practice, but he wasn’t going to speculate too much on whether Harvin would be ready for Sunday.
“Kind of holding out. I don’t want to get too high or too low,” he said. “It would be a big boost to us to have him. We’ll have to see how he does tomorrow.”
The Vikings did get TE
back on the field after resting him Wednesday with a shoulder sprain, and all other injured players were either limited or full participants.
“Everybody worked. It was good to have everybody out here with the exception of Percy,” Frazier said.
In addition to Rudolph being limited, so were LB
(concussion), and CB
(shoulder) and P
(knee) were full participants.
For the Packers, WR Donald Driver (thumb), LB Clay Matthews (hamstring), RB Johnny White (concussion), DE C.J. Wilson (knee) and TE Andrew Quarless (knee) didn't participate. DT Ryan Pickett (quadricep), LB Terrell Manning (shoulder) and T Marshall Newhouse (wrist) were limited. S M.D. Jennings (rib) went from limited on Wednesday to a full participant on Thursday.
Tim Yotter is the publisher of
Viking Update on Twitter
and discuss this topic on our
. To become a subscriber to the Viking Update web site or magazine,
Harvin listed as doubtful, doesn't practice
Nov 30, 2012
Harvin tests ankle, others returning
Nov 28, 2012
Damage-assessment day at Winter Park
Nov 28, 2012
Scout Publishing is the #1 U.S. publisher of team-specific magazines. Click to view any one of our
40+ team magazines!
Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to
View My HotList
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to
Football > Florida > Alumni
Football > Landstown HS > Alumni
Football > Minnesota
View My HotList
Copyright © 2014 Scout.com.
All rights reserved.
Terms of Service
Junior College Football
Advertise on MSN
About our ads
© 2014 Microsoft