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Greg Olsen will apparently need to get in line to obtain the extension the tight finish publicly said he wishes.

The Carolina Panthers‘ first precedence is predicted to be extending veteran linebacker Thomas Davis, sources informed Joseph Individual of the Charlotte Observer. The 34-yr-previous’s present deal runs out on the finish of the 2017 season. As he is proven little signal of decline, it is logical the Panthers wish to lock him down to a different brief-time period extension.

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In the meantime, regardless of Olsen’s demand for a brand new contract and the likelihood he might maintain out from coaching camp, Carolina has but to speak to the cross-catcher about transforming his contract.

Whereas this choice does not sit properly with Olsen, provides Individual, the Panthers are placing Davis first as a result of Olsen has two years remaining on his deal – value a complete of $thirteen million – to Davis’ one.