The team has no obligation to tell us peons whether DK Metcalf asked, was given, or needs permission to run an extracurricular race. But this also is the same head coach who told us that Marshawn Lynch took it upon himself to not get on the plane one time. Players have not followed Carroll before.
Dan Marino, tired of four straight non-playoff seasons and perhaps coach Don Shula’s ways, brokered the idea of a mutually beneficial trade from the Dolphins after the 1989 season. In a world without Twitter, it still caused a seismic outcry. How dare he,” was the common theme.
Bold prediction time: Tre Brown will start the year out fighting for playing time, will be seeing meaningful snaps by mid-season, and will be a starting corner by the end of the season. Admittedly, this is more of a “gut” feeling than anything else, but I can back up my conviction with the following facts: Tre Brown allowed a ridiculous sub-40% completion percentage when targeted over the last two seasons, and he did so playing high level competition. He may be undersized, but he overperforms.