Found August 21, 2012 on Lost My Way:
greg olsen 'Tis the season.  Fantasy football is upon us and Lost My Way is going to help you win your league. Sure, we all know by now who we are going to pick in the first few rounds, but your later picks are going to be the ones that make or break your team. Every day up until the regular season we will give you one fantasy sleeper pick that will help your team and will be available late in the draft. So thank us later, and good luck this season.
 
Tight End, Greg Olsen, Carolina Panthers   
 
You don't need to sweat if you can't grab Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham, there are plenty of other solid tight ends that will be available in the later rounds of your draft. Take Panthers tight end Greg Olsen for example. In his debut season in Carolina, Olsen caught 45 passes for 540 yards and 5 touchdowns while sharing time with Jeremy Shockey. This season Olsen will be getting the majority of the snaps at tight end with Carolina choosing not to re-sign Shockey this off-season. If Cam Newton is going to repeat his brilliant rookie season he will need to continue to spread out the ball, and Olsen should see an increase in his numbers from 2012. So while it isn't a sexy pick, Olsen can be your starting tight end this season and you'll still be able to compete for a championship.

TL;DR While Greg Olsen may not seem as prolific as other NFL tight ends he could end up being very useful for many people as a late round draft pick.

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