The source said Metcalfe’s absence is not excused, and he is subject to a $93,000 fine over three days.
Metcalfe is looking to extend his contract as he enters the final year of his rookie deal and is recovering from surgery to a foot injury he played for most of last season.
The news of Metcalfe’s absence was first reported by the NFL Network.
General Manager John Schneider expressed his shock affixed earlier this season at how the broad receiver market had surged due to the massive deals they signed. Trek Hill And the Davant Adamsleading to speculation that the Seahawks could trade with Metcalf.
A source told ESPN that the Seahawks were getting calls from teams interested in Metcalf but telling them they hadn’t shopped the receiver.
Metcalf has 216 receptions for 3,170 yards and 29 touchdowns in three seasons.
ESPN’s Brady Henderson contributed to this report.