If the Panthers hope to win, they must find a way to limit not only Kamara but the entire rushing attack orchestrated by coach Sean Payton and the Saints.
Cam Newton and Co are also back in the post-season and looking to repeat their run to the Super Bowl from two years ago.
A third-round pick out of Tennessee, the 22-year-old's role has grown with every game and he's been a ideal compliment to Mark Ingram. The early run-game success (see above) will get the Saints linebackers to bite on play-action fakes, creating some space for Olsen in the secondary.
If you don't want to sign up for Sky, you can watch the playoffs on NowTV with their Sky Sports pass starting from £6.99. He turned those two rush attempts into 37 yards and a touchdown in route to a 34-13 victory. Against a Carolina defense that ranked third in the league, allowing an average of 88 yards per game, the Saints rushed for 149 and 148 yards in their two games.
McCaffrey's influence has been in the passing game and he leads the team with 80 receptions, second in yards on 651.
They don't have a ton of wiggle room to begin with against the Saints, who beat them twice in the regular season.
Marshon Lattimore has emerged as a first-class safety for the New Orleans Saints.
The Panthers are unquestionably the most battle-tested team in the NFC playoffs with a roster consisting of players who have participated in 187 career postseason games.
Although he's one of the top tight ends in the NFL, Olsen has not played up to his standard this season.