Star wide receiverIt is missing from the A source said that the mandatory minicamp began Tuesday.
Metcalf's absence cannot be excused. He is subject to $93,000 in fines for the three-day period.
Metcalf is requesting a contract extension. This is as he enters his final year on his rookie deal.
NFL Network was the first to report Metcalf’s absence.
John Schneider, general manager, expressed sticker shock at the way the wide receiver market has exploded due to megadeals signed earlier in the offseasonIt is possible that Metcalf could be traded by Seahawks, which would lead to speculation.
ESPN reported that Metcalf was being approached by teams, but the Seahawks told them they were not shopping for the receiver.
Metcalf has 216 receptions, 3,170 yards, and 29 touchdowns over three seasons.
This report was contributed by ESPN's Brady Henderson.