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Bears' Olsen happy with new role

Updated: April 9, 2010, 1:17 PM ET
ESPNChicago.com

Chicago Bears tight end Greg Olsen finally responded to speculation that his days in Chicago may be numbered because he's not a good fit in Mike Martz's system.

The Bears hired Martz as their offensive coordinator during the offseason, and no tight end under Martz has caught more than 38 passes in a season. Olsen led the Bears with 60 catches in 2009, but his blocking has been suspect.

So when the Bears brought in tight end Brandon Manumaleuna, who's known as a strong blocker, ...

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