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SPOTLIGHT: Tight end Greg Olsen

Greg Olsen was a first round draft pick in the 2007 NFL Draft and was the 31st pick overall going to the Chicago Bears. As a Chicago Bear that season Greg put himself in good company, becoming only the second rookie tight end to total more than 300 yards receiving. The other rookie was none other than Hall of Famer Mike Ditka. Since coming to the Carolina Panthers in 2011, he has...
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Greg Olsen: Cam Newton wouldn’t lie about Ed Hochuli

    The NFL has not been able to track down audio of the exchange between Cam Newton and referee Ed Hochuli last weekend, so the case is basically closed. That doesn’t necessarily mean Newton was lying, and one of his teammates is confident that the Panthers quarterback wouldn’t fabricate a story like that. During an appearance on PFT Live Tuesday, tight end Greg Olsen...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 4 Tight End Fantasy Football Rankings: Greg Olsen Jumps To Top Of Pack

Here’s a friendly reminder for fantasy football owners: If you own Rob Gronkowski, don’t start him this week. The New England Patriots have a bye in Week 4, so that means someone else has to take Gronk’s spot as the No. 1 fantasy tight end. Here are the top 10 tight ends to target this week. 1. Greg Olsen, Carolina PanthersWeek 4 Opponent: Tampa Bay Buccaneers2015 Stats...
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Cam on airborne TD: I just know that my heart was in my socks

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scored an amazing touchdown on Sunday, and he’ll remember this one for a long time. “Superman” took flight and flipped over a Houston Texans defender to score this amazing touchdown, which was almost like the one Jerome Simpson pulled off a few years ago with Cincinnati. Looks like Cam Newton tried to one-up Jerome Simpson on this...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Greg Olsen 'surprised' by interference call that negated touchdown

It seemed that tight end Greg Olsen was officially on the board in 2015 in the first half of the Carolina Panthers' 20-9 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Olsen went up and pulled down a 4-yard touchdown, but turned and saw a penalty flag. The call was offensive pass interference, which Olsen was a bit surprised to see, according to David Newton of ESPN. “There was some contact...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Greg Olsen on 2015: 'I think I can be better' than last year

Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen hears the rumblings. He knows that people are expecting him to step up after the team suffered a massive loss with Kelvin Benjamin's torn ACL. For Olsen, he's not sweating it though, according to Joseph Person of The Charlotte Observer.“I think it’s funny. You can’t help but hear, ‘Greg Olsen needs to step up. He needs to make a lot...
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September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen Has No Sympathy For "Dehydrated" Rookies

The NFL world got a small injection of action this past weekend with the latest crop of newcomers getting their first taste of life in the NFL with rookie mini-camp. Every day there has been one story that has been consistent. Some of college football's finest and the next group of superstars couldn't handle practice and became dehydrated to the point they had to go to the hospital...
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May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers’ Greg Olsen ranked top-10 fantasy TE option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers: Why drafting a wide receiver is key

For the first time in fourteen seasons the Carolina Panthers will take the field without wide receiver Steve Smith, the all-time team leader in receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns, to name just a few records. Smith, now with the Baltimore Ravens, was a Pro-Bowl player his first season with the Panthers after being taken 74th overall in the third round of the 2001...
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Thinking About Life Past Greg Olsen? Top 10 Tight End Prospects

Greg Olsen is, by most accounts, one of the better pass catching tight ends in the NFL. While he’s got two years left on his contract, it seems likely that he’ll be cut before his deal is over. Given general manager Dave Gettleman’s history with the Giants, who won Super Bowls with young tight ends Kevin Boss and Jake Ballard, the tight end of the future for the Panthers will...
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February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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