Percy Harvin Cards and Rookie Card Guide

Percy Harvin

Date of Birth: 5/28/1988
Rookie Card Year: 2009
Investment Rating: 6.5


Overview

Percy Harvin is an example of pure athleticism, and follows the NFL trend of other multi-threat athletes, like Randall Cobb, DeSean Jackson and Antonio Brown. The speedy receiver has battled injuries and ailments throughout his career, but has the potential to be a featured component of the Seattle offense. This high ceiling makes Percy Harvin cards and autographs an interesting investment for collectors, and someone to keep an eye on in the future.

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Born and raised in Virginia, Percy Harvin decided to attend the University of Florida to play college football. Harvin was part of the 2007 and 2009 NCAA National Championship teams and was a main feature of the 2009 Gators offense, at both receiver and running back, as well as a standout returner on special teams. Following his Junior year, Percy Harvin declared his intention to enter the NFL Draft. A positive drug test at the NFL combine likely resulted in a drop in the draft, but the Minnesota Vikings were thrilled to select him in the first round with the 22nd pick.

Paired with Brett Favre to start his NFL career, Percy Harvin got off to a fast start. He broke the Minnesota Vikings team record for all-purpose yards in a season and was named the Offensive Rookie of the Year. From there, Harvin continued to put up good numbers whenever he played, but a variety of ailments, notably an ongoing migraine condition, caused him to miss multiple games in his first two seasons. He finally seemed to turn the corner in 2011, and was active in all 16 games. Building on that, 2012 looked to be his big breakout year and Percy Harvin was heavily featured in the Vikings offense for the first half of the season. However, a severe ankle injury caused him to miss the last eight games, and required him to have surgery.

Percy Harvin was traded to the Seattle Seahawks for several picks and signed a new deal with the team. Unfortunately, his injury woes followed him to Seattle and a partially torn labrum and the resulting surgery required him to miss most of the 2013 regular season. Despite not having much playing time to shake off the rust and missing the NFC Championship game because of a concussion, Percy Harvin showed how dangerous he could be when he returned a kickoff 87 yards for a touchdown in the Super Bowl.

Although he remained mostly healthy in 2014, halfway through the season, the Seattle Seahawks reportedly traded him to the New York Jets.

With 40 rookie cards to pick from, there are plenty of choices for Percy Harvin card collectors. Three signed versions stick out at the top, but there are many other autographed options available. The full checklist can be seen on next tab.

Top Percy Harvin Cards

2009 Upper Deck Exquisite Collection Percy Harvin RC #162 Autographed Jersey #/225

Even with a higher print run, the Percy Harvin rookie found in 2009 Exquisite Collection is the number one option for collectors. A large jersey piece and on-card signature combined with the ornate design lock it into the top spot.

2009 Playoff National Treasures Percy Harvin RC #129 Autographed Jersey #/99

Even though the print run is only 99, the busy design and forced feel of the layout brings the National Treasures rookie card down a level. The on-card signature and jersey piece still make it an appealing card whenever one surfaces.

2009 Playoff Contenders Percy Harvin RC #112 Autograph (Print run of 497)

Rookie football collectors love Contenders and this trend continues with Percy Harvin rookie cards. The announced print run is just under 500, but collectors don't seem to mind and have made this autographed card one of the most popular Percy Harvin rookie cards available.

Top eBay Listings

09 2009 Topps Chrome Percy Harvin Auto RC Autograph Rookie Card
$29.99

2009 Upper Deck Exquisite Percy Harvin Gold Rookie patch Auto 225
$99.00

2009 PERCY HARVIN AUTO JERSEY RC 10 20 CERTIFIED SOUVENIR STAMP #24
$74.95

PERCY HARVIN JETS TOPPS UNIQUE 2009 GAME BREAKERS AUTOGRAPH ROOKIE CARD #120 200
$19.07

2012 (VIKINGS) Certified Mirror Gold #110 Percy Harvin 25
$10.00

2014 Flawless Percy Harvin AUTO AUTOGRAPH 1 25 SEAHAWKS BILLS
$15.00

2008 EXQUISITE SILVER HOLOFOIL PERCY HARVIN ROOKIE PATCH AUTO RC 99 BGS 9 10 $$
$133.33

2009 TOPPS CHROME PERCY HARVIN GOLD REFRACTOR ROOKIE AUTO RC 10 HOT! MINT!
$153.33

(25) 2009 Percy Harvin Razor Leaf US Army All-American Football RCs
$13.99

2014 Topps Chrome Mini Percy Harvin Gold Refractor (05 10)
$12.99

Percy Harvin 2009 SP Authentic Reebok Logo Jersey Auto RC 999
$92.00

PERCY HARVIN RC AUTO 2009 Topps National Chicle MINNESOTA VIKINGS ROOKIE YEAR
$20.33

Percy Harvin 09 2009 Press Pass Auto Autograph RC Rookie card Minnesota Vikings
$22.88

Percy Harvin 2009Topps Magic BGS 10 Pristine 10 9.5 10 10
$59.99

Percy Harvin 2009 Press Pass Autographs Bronze 9 10 auto 10 8.5 9 9.5 10
$79.99

2009 Press Pass Authentics Autograph Percy Harvin Minnesota Vikings Florida Auto
$50.00
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RC Checklist

Percy Harvin Rookie Card Checklist

Budget Rookie Cards

  • 2009 Bowman Draft #147
  • 2009 Playoff Prestige #187
  • 2009 SP Authentic Retail #127
  • 2009 Score #383
  • 2009 Topps #375
  • 2009 Topps Kickoff #149
  • 2009 Topps Magic #57
  • 2009 Topps Mayo #209
  • 2009 Topps National Chicle #121
  • 2009 Topps Unique #165
  • 2009 Upper Deck #320
  • 2009 Upper Deck Draft Edition #6
  • 2009 Upper Deck First Edition #195
  • 2009 Upper Deck Heroes #111,112
  • 2009 Upper Deck Philadelphia #228

Premium Rookie Cards


Top eBay Listings

09 2009 Topps Chrome Percy Harvin Auto RC Autograph Rookie Card
$29.99

2009 Upper Deck Exquisite Percy Harvin Gold Rookie patch Auto 225
$99.00

2009 PERCY HARVIN AUTO JERSEY RC 10 20 CERTIFIED SOUVENIR STAMP #24
$74.95

PERCY HARVIN JETS TOPPS UNIQUE 2009 GAME BREAKERS AUTOGRAPH ROOKIE CARD #120 200
$19.07

2012 (VIKINGS) Certified Mirror Gold #110 Percy Harvin 25
$10.00

2014 Flawless Percy Harvin AUTO AUTOGRAPH 1 25 SEAHAWKS BILLS
$15.00

2008 EXQUISITE SILVER HOLOFOIL PERCY HARVIN ROOKIE PATCH AUTO RC 99 BGS 9 10 $$
$133.33

2009 TOPPS CHROME PERCY HARVIN GOLD REFRACTOR ROOKIE AUTO RC 10 HOT! MINT!
$153.33

(25) 2009 Percy Harvin Razor Leaf US Army All-American Football RCs
$13.99

2014 Topps Chrome Mini Percy Harvin Gold Refractor (05 10)
$12.99

Percy Harvin 2009 SP Authentic Reebok Logo Jersey Auto RC 999
$92.00

PERCY HARVIN RC AUTO 2009 Topps National Chicle MINNESOTA VIKINGS ROOKIE YEAR
$20.33

Percy Harvin 09 2009 Press Pass Auto Autograph RC Rookie card Minnesota Vikings
$22.88

Percy Harvin 2009Topps Magic BGS 10 Pristine 10 9.5 10 10
$59.99

Percy Harvin 2009 Press Pass Autographs Bronze 9 10 auto 10 8.5 9 9.5 10
$79.99

2009 Press Pass Authentics Autograph Percy Harvin Minnesota Vikings Florida Auto
$50.00
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Trey Treutel is an Ole Miss grad and a lifelong sports fanatic. He is a huge fan of the NBA and NFL, as well as soccer, college basketball and college football. As a kid, he collected football and basketball cards. In more recent years he started collecting basketball cards again on a whim and has since expanded to other sports and entertainment options. Find Trey on Twitter at @datreute or Google+.

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