(1090 The Fan) – Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin’s hip injury will require surgery.
Harvin first tweeted the news Tuesday evening.
when everything is goin good sometimes life throw u a curve ball… sorry to half to report that my injury will require surgery…
— Percy Harvin (@Percy_Harvin) July 30, 2013
Nobody was more anxious and excited about season then….but I will be back strong as ever..i appreciate all the love and prayers 12th man — Percy Harvin (@Percy_Harvin) July 30, 2013
The team later confirmed that the surgery is scheduled for Thursday.
Harvin has been bothered by discomfort in the area, but it’s not clear which hip is giving him trouble; he was in New York getting a second opinion.
The team was also without wide receiver Sidney Rice, who is in Europe undergoing a non-surgical procedure on his knee. Coach Pete Carroll said Rice is expected back at practice when he returns to Seattle.
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