Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the TE position. The best rating is +16 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the worst rating is -16 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
Even though the Cleveland Browns defense gave up the eighth-fewest fantasy points to opposing tight ends during the last month, keep Olsen in your starting lineup. Assuming standout Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden (shoulder) suits up, he is expected to shadow Kelvin Benjamin. If that happens, Olsen would become a target monster.
If there was ever a time that Cam Newton needed Olsen to step-up and be the No. 1 receiving option for the Panthers, 2014 is that time. The Carolina brass released their top wide receiver, Steve Smith, and currently list rookie Kelvin Benjamin, Jerricho Cotchery and Tiquan Underwood as their top wide receivers, none of whom strikes fear in an NFL secondary or possibly even a college secondary. Look for Olsen to surpass last season's 73 receptions as he has quarterback Cam Newton's trust and will be relied upon heavily in 2014.
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