Percy Harvin officially out against Lions with sprained left ankle

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin is inactive for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions after he suffered a sprained ankle against the Seattle Seahawks last Sunday, CBS Sports reports. Harvin was listed as doubtful for the game Friday.
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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin is inactive for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions after he suffered a sprained ankle against the Seattle Seahawks last Sunday, CBS Sports reports. Harvin was listed as doubtful for the game Friday.

The Associated Press notes Harvin didn't practice last week. He will have two weeks to recover with the Vikings on a bye next weekend.

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