Turns out DK Metcalf is human, after all. The behemoth wide receiver has absolutely dominated the NFL combine, posting absurd measurements to go along with an outstanding 40-yard dash and record-setting bench press display. With his draft stock soaring, Metcalf is just under two months away from realizing his childhood dream. With the weight of it all on his shoulders, Metcalf broke down on a facetime call with his parents.
An emotional DK Metcalf Facetiming his family after turning in a 4.33 and one of the best workouts the Combine's ever seen. pic.twitter.com/DabQawU9by— Alex Kozora (@Alex_Kozora) March 2, 2019
Damn, how can you not root for this kid? And we don't mean to insult this pure giant with the 'kid' label, but at just 21 years old he still has room to develop, if you can believe it.
Metcalf is one of the top wideouts in this draft class, and if teams fall in love with his personality as much as his measurables, he'll find himself off the board early come draft day.
Ole Miss’ 6-foot-3 3/8, 228-pound WR DK Metcalf ran the 40 in 4.33 seconds.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2019
Despite all the robot jokes we've surely pedaled on this very website, Metcalf provided us with one final reason to be impressed with his combine performance: the dude is humble.
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