DK Metcalf — Is This Catch Real or Fake?

Rhett Allain
5 min readFeb 18
Screen shot of DK Metcalf’s viral catch.

Oh, there’s a crazy video on the internet? Everyone is trying to figure out if it’s real or fake? It involves gravity? This is right where I belong. Let’s do this. Here is the video showing receiver DK Metcalf with a seemingly impossible jump-catch.

Rhett Allain

Physics faculty, science blogger of all things geek. Technical Consultant for CBS MacGyver and MythBusters. WIRED blogger.