Greg Olsen Speaker Profile
NFL Tight End
Greg Olsen Biography
Greg Olsen was born March 11, 1985 in Wayne, New Jersey and tight end for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Bears 31st overall in the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Miami.
The Chicago Bears selected Olsen as the thirty-first overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft. He signed a five-year contract with the team on July 3, which made him the first of the draft's top sixty-four picks to come to terms with their team. Olsen sustained a knee injury during the Bears' final preseason game in 2007, and consequently, he missed the team's first two games whilst recovering. He made his NFL Debut on September 23, 2007 against the Dallas Cowboys, and caught two passes for twenty-eight yards. Olsen caught his first touchdown two weeks later, during a week five match-up against the Green Bay Packers. Olsen finished the season with 39 receptions for 391 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Olsen saw his playing time increase during his second season. He started 7 of 16 games, making 54 receptions for 574 yards and five touchdowns. He lead the team in receiving touchdowns, while finishing second in receptions and receiving yards. Olsen was selected as a second alternate for the 2009 Pro Bowl. Chicago's Comcast SportsNet named Olsen the Bears Player of the Year.
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Posted on 9 November 2016 | 7:53 pm
Carolina Panthers Greg Olsen hosted a food drive earlier this year to benefit the Loaves & Fishes organization. The event took place from 5 - 7 p.m. on Morehead Street which is typically a very popular spot for tailgaters watching a game at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC. This was the very first sort of this charity event that Olsen has taken place in, and everyone who...[Read More]
Posted on 15 November 2012 | 4:30 pm
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen will be making an Appearance at the Charlotte International Auto Show to sign autographs from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 17. The 2008 Comcast SportsNet Bears Player of the Year joined the Panthers in 2011 and in his first season with the team was credited with 45 receptions for 540 yards in addition to five touchdowns. The show...[Read More]
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