In the first quarter, on a screen pass to running back Dominique Whaley, Metoyer joined Kenny Stills in blocking a cornerback instead of picking up the linebacker, who tackled Whaley for a loss.
Late in the first half, he made a nice catch that would’ve gone for a touchdown had he kept both feet in bounds.
“Listen, I’ve still got great confidence in Trey,” Stoops said. “He’s going to be really good. … He’s going to continue to get better and make the kind of plays that he almost made.”