Greg Olsen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Greg Olsen returns for full practice

    Pro Football Talk "It looks like the Panthers will be getting tight end Greg Olsen back in the lineup for Sunday’s game against the Vikings. Olsen returned from eight weeks on injured reserve with a broken foot to play in the team’s Week 12 game against the Jets, but sat out the second half after experiencing..." December 06

  • Greg Olsen not expected to play vs. Saints

    CBS Sports "Olsen (foot) is not expected to play Sunday against the Saints, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. After aggravating his right foot injury in his return from an eight-game absence in the Week 12 win over the Jets, Olsen was held out of practice last week." December 03

  • Greg Olsen practicing Wednesday, Devin Funchess isn’t

    Pro Football Talk "The word earlier this week was that tests on Panthers tight end Greg Olsen‘s foot showed no signs of an injury that would put him back on the sideline after returning to action last Sunday and Wednesday’s practice brings more evidence that the decision to pull Olsen from that game was just a..." November 29

  • An update on Panthers tight end Greg Olsen’s foot following evaluation

    Charlotte Observer "Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen underwent an evaluation on his foot on Monday, and a source told the Observer that the foot is “OK,” which seems to be what the team expected. Olsen appeared to aggravate his surgically repaired foot on Sunday against the New York Jets, and he reported..." November 27

  • Panthers TE Greg Olsen to have foot checked by specialist

    ESPN "Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen will have his surgically repaired right foot checked out by noted orthopedic foot specialist Dr. Robert Anderson in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Monday, sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter. Anderson performed the surgery in September to..." November 27

  • Panthers' Olsen ruled out after re-injuring foot

    12 Up "Oh, you have got to be kidding me. Perhaps he'll be back in the broadcast booth sooner than we thought? Today is not going as planned for this Panthers team, as the Jets are putting up a helluva fight at home against this talented Carolina team, thanks to two huge touchdown catches from wide..." November 26

  • Panthers TE Greg Olsen activated, will play Sunday against Colts

    ESPN "The Carolina Panthers on Friday reinstated Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen to the 53-man roster so he can play in Sunday's game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. Olsen was placed on injured reserve after suffering a broken foot during a Week 2 win over the Buffalo Bills. He missed..." November 24

  • Panthers Designate TE Greg Olsen & WR Damiere Byrd To Return From I.R.

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Carolina Panthers officially designated TE Greg Olsen and WR Damiere Byrd to return from injured reserve on Monday. This officially opens three-week windows of time for the Panthers to add them to their active roster or they’ll spend the duration of the 2017 season on injured..." November 20

  • Greg Olsen says he’ll return to practice tomorrow

    Pro Football Talk "FOX hired Panthers tight end Greg Olsen to serve as an analyst for Sunday’s Rams-Vikings game. He started the process by serving as a news breaker. Olsen said during the FOX pregame show that he’ll return to practice on Monday, with an expectation of playing the Jets on Sunday at MetLife..." November 19

  • Greg Olsen: Crazy to think I’ll get unfair advantage from calling a game

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings have taken issue with Panthers tight end Greg Olsen serving as a broadcaster for Sunday’s game against the Rams because they believe he could take things he learns while on the job and funnel them back to the Panthers to give Carolina an undue advantage for their upcoming game against..." November 15

  • Greg Olsen to broadcast NFL game during Panthers’ bye week

    Chicago Sun-Times "Panthers tight end Greg Olsen will be working this year during the team’s bye week. For one week only, on Nov. 19, Olson will join Kevin Burkhardt, Charles Davis and Pam Oliver in the broadcast booth, as a guest analyst for the Rams-Vikings game for Fox Sports. “It’s going to be a little..." November 09

  • Panthers’ Greg Olsen can resume practicing next week, testing his injured right foot

    Charlotte Observer "The Carolina Panthers will reach the midpoint of the regular season next week – and could have their Pro Bowl tight end back on the practice field. Greg Olsen says he expects to test his surgically repaired foot on the field next week, when he’s eligible to resume practicing after going on..." October 24

  • Panthers place Greg Olsen on injured reserve "Tight end Greg Olsen has been placed on injured reserve after undergoing surgery on Monday to repair his broken right foot. “He broke the fifth metatarsal on his right foot – it’s called a Jones fracture,” head athletic trainer Ryan Vermillion said. “He had a screw inserted to repair the..." September 19

  • Panthers have to fix the offense without Greg Olsen – but it can be done

    Charlotte Observer "Nine lousy points. For a Carolina Panthers team that has a former NFL Most Valuable Player at quarterback and high draft choices dotting most of the offensive skill positions, nine points is unacceptable. On Sunday, though, the Panthers still managed to eke out a 9-3 win over Buffalo thanks..." September 19

  • Panthers TE Greg Olsen (foot) to miss around 6 games "Already in need of help to spruce up their offense, the Carolina Panthers sustained a massive blow on Sunday. Tight end Greg Olsen told reporters that he broke his foot in the first half of Sunday's 9-3 win over the Buffalo Bills in Carolina. Originally expected to return to the game, Olsen was..." September 18

  • Greg Olsen Ruled out vs. Bills with Foot Injury

    Bleacher Report "Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen suffered a foot injury and will not return to Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills. Bill Voth of the Panthers confirmed the news, noting Olsen was originally considered probable to return. Olsen was eventually carted back onto the field in street..." September 17

  • Panthers reportedly give TE Greg Olsen a raise

    Sportsnaut "The Carolina Panthers continue to take care of their own this summer. After signing veteran linebacker Thomas Davis to an extension earlier in August, the Panthers spent Thursday handing out a raise to Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the team has restructured..." August 31

  • Greg Olsen’s not sweating whether he’s next for extension

    Pro Football Talk "Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis broke the seal on contract extensions this week, which would seem to be good news for teammate Greg Olsen. But after failed attempts to get a raise this summer which included hints that he might hold out of training camp (though that was never likely), Olsen has..." August 17

  • Greg Olsen: A lot more we need to know about concussions

    Pro Football Talk "Panthers tight end Greg Olsen has given a lot of thought to the risks of brain injury on the football field, and he’d like to learn more. Olsen noted on PFT Live that studies showing CTE in the overwhelming majority of deceased NFL players are only one piece of an enormous puzzle linking..." August 11