Percy Harvin is a god-gifted athlete, just like his mother and sister. From his early years at school, he became inclined towards sports, and he continued his journey with football in college. After that, he selected it as his profession and received many awards throughout his journey.
He played for some famous teams, including Buffalo Bills, Seattle Seahawks, New York Jets, Minnesota Vikings, etc. His NFL statistics include 22 Receiving touchdowns, 4026 Receiving yards, and 927 Rushing Yards and 5 Rushing Touchdowns, also Return Yards and Return touchdowns are 4127 and 5, respectively.
Early Life & Biography
Percy was born to his parents, Linda, his mother, and William Percival Harvin, Jr, his father, on 28th May 1988. Linda used to coach an AAU team and earlier ran track at Princess Anne High School in Virginia.
So we can well connect from where his interest in sports developed and not only him, his sister, Lindera, also took an interest in track and contributed a lot for Salem High School and Eastern Michigan University.
Their father did not contribute much to their life because of an early departure, but Percy never failed to help his mother as she ran a daycare out of their home. Percy also led Pop Warner’s football team to a national championship when he was only 13 years of age under coach Bruce Pearl.
He passed out from the Landstown High School in Virginia Beach, Harvin, and then graduated from Florida.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 28 May 1988, Percy Harvin is 33 years old as of today’s date 26th May 2022. His height is 1.76 m tall, and weight is 83 kg.
There is not much known about the footballer’s personal life, but he has a son named Jaden Harvin.
Awards & Achievements
Percy is the receiver of many awards. In 2004, he became the National High School Junior of the year and received the Virginia Beach district award. Moreover, in 2006 his most prestigious award was when he received the SEC Championship Game Most Valuable Player.
2008 was one of the luckiest years for him as he became the SEC and BCS National Championship, the First and Second team AII-SEC selection, First and Second team AII-American. For two successive weeks, he became the Rookie of the Week in 2009 and all the Rookie of the year. Lastly, in 2010 he was named the Pro Bowl kick returner.
Net Worth & Salary of Percy Harvin in 2022
Percy was very fond of field play from his childhood. And that is what he also approached while growing up. He has put all his efforts in giving his 100 percent on each game. This is why he has also acquired a huge amount of money and assets. As of May 2022, his net worth is around $20 million.
Percy Harvin is a very hard-working athlete, and throughout his career, he achieved a lot for whichever team he was playing. Though he is a former now, his love for sports and especially cricket is endless and will remain so.
There were also difficulties in the footballer’s life, like facing controversies and recovering from his injuries and illness. But he knew he could not give up on his game, thus on his love and passion.