Vikings receiver Percy Harvin has been taken from Vikings headquarters in ambulance to Hennepin County Medical Center. Harvin, who has suffered from severe migraines, was not on the field for the start of practice. He was seen talking to head athletic trainer Eric Sugarman outside the locker room at Winter Park and then jogged onto the field to watch practice. A few minutes later, Harvin vomited and then fell to the ground.Practice continued as the team’s medical staff tended to him. After about 10 minutes, a police car and ambulance arrived and EMTs tended to Harvin as practice stopped and players watched.
Harvin missed two weeks of training camp while dealing with migraines after the death of his grandmother. Harvin has suffered from severe migraines since he was 10. He missed a number of practices and one game last season, his rookie season, while dealing with them. Harvin said the severe effects include vomiting and loss of vision.