Fantasy Football: Wednesday news roundup, with Greg Olsen's absence and the return of Martavis Bryant

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Fantasy Football: Wednesday news roundup, with Greg Olsen's absence and the return of Martavis Bryant
Fantasy Football: Wednesday news roundup, with Greg Olsen's absence and the return of Martavis Bryant

This was the fear when we saw Olsen on crutches, and now it's reality. He re-fractured his foot and is considered month-to-month. While Olsen is still talking about coming back at some point this season, it's going to be really hard to keep him on your roster unless it's a very deep league. If you're looking for replacement options, I wrote about them yesterday. As for how this affects the Panthers, it's a mixed bag. Rookie Ian Thomas will take over at tight end and have immediate opportunity. He has upside for a tight end but it's also unlikely he completely assumes Olsen's role immediately. Christian McCaffrey and Devin Funchess should both see a bump in their targets, with Funchess becoming

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