Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf came up with one of the biggest plays of the day on Sunday, as the 22-year-old went on an all-out sprint to prevent Arizona Cardinals Budda Baker from scoring an insane solo TD. Unsurprisingly, Twitter went completely bonkers as they reacted to Metcalf’s heads up play.
First off, here’s a look at Metcalf’s best Usain Bolt impersonation:
DK CAUGHT HIM 😳
(via @thecheckdown) pic.twitter.com/jxKGfmllMe
— ESPN (@espn) October 26, 2020
Clearly, the young WR had no intentions of allowing the Cardinals to score on them in that particular possession.
Here are some of the best reactions from the mean streets of Twitter — from some of the biggest names in the industry, no less:
DK Metcalf be like pic.twitter.com/8ndocFYQEG
— Josiah Johnson (@KingJosiah54) October 26, 2020
Smart of DK Metcalf to save the Golden Mushroom till he really needed it
— Pablo Torre (@PabloTorre) October 26, 2020
DK Metcalf has to be pound for pound the fastest man in the NFL. He just ran down Budda Baker on what looked like a sure Pick Six … and saved Seattle seven points.
— Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) October 26, 2020
This is how you tell how much a dude really gives a shit. Love this @dkm14 https://t.co/GduDH5PN8l
— Johnny Manziel (@JManziel2) October 26, 2020
DK Metcalf just kept a possible 7 points off the board. Don't give up on a play – isn't over until it's over!
— Taylor Rooks (@TaylorRooks) October 26, 2020
The Seahawks entered this contest with a pristine 5-0 record, but are facing a tough test against Arizona. Should Seattle come out of this contest unscathed, there’s no doubt that they’d have Metcalf to thank for his outstanding effort.
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