Scott Fowler

January 15, 2016 8:06 PM

The heart of Carolina Panthers star Greg Olsen

T.J. Olsen, son of Panthers star tight end, was diagnosed with serious heart defect in 2012

‘We’re just parents, all in the same situation – all trying to comfort and help one another.’

Tight end Olsen is the Panthers’ nominee this season for the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year award

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