It’s been a bit of a rough start to the 2021 season for Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf.
While Metcalf did have a touchdown in Seattle’s Week One victory over the Indianapolis Colts, Metcalf has also been called for five penalties through two games.
He was called for a taunting penalty for getting the fact of Colts linebacker Darius Leonard after a touchdown pass to Gerald Everett last week. Then Sunday against the Titans, Metcalf was called for holding penalties twice on screen passes and an offensive pass interference call for engaging a block before the pass had been thrown. He’s also had a false start last week in Indianapolis.
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said on Monday that Metcalf needs to scale it back a little to avoid those issues.