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Tyler Eifert

Cincinnati Bengals
Tight End

Ht: 6.5 | Wt: 255

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2013CIN153944511.41200000
Average:3944511200000
Total:3944511200000

Bengals | Tyler Eifert back by camp

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:33:04 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) said the prognosis on his back is good, and he'll definitely be back for training camp. He has a meeting with a doctor in a couple of days.

Fantasy Tip: Eifert was productive when he was on the field after ankle surgery kept him out for the start of the season. He's an injury risk, but no doubt he'll be among the midrange TE1 area in next year's drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - Paul Dehner Jr.

Bengals | Tyler Eifert undergoes surgery

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:10:04 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) underwent back surgery Tuesday, Dec. 28, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.

Fantasy Tip: Eifert was productive in his injury-shortened season. The back surgery isn't expected to cut into the 2017 season, but his inability to stay healthy gives him some questions as a high-end TE1.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Sirius XM NFL Radio - Alex Marvez

Bengals | Tyler Eifert may need surgery

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 08:05:11 -0800

Updating previous reports, Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) had surgery recommended to correct a disc problem in his back, which has become more uncomfortable in recent weeks, according to multiple sources. The 2017 season isn't in jeopardy.

Fantasy Tip: Eifert performed well in spurts, but it was mostly a lost season plagued by injuries. He'll be a high-end tight end to target next season with another caution label.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - Jim Owczarski

Bengals | Tyler Eifert placed on IR

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 11:55:42 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, Dec. 26.

Fantasy Tip: It's not a big surprise when players go to the IR this late in the season with one game left to play. Cody Core played a huge role in the Bengals' offense last week with Eifert out. He should be a factor again in Week 17 for those still in contention and want to replace Eifert.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Bengals | Cincinnati inactives for Week 16

Sat, 24 Dec 2016 16:02:52 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals OG Clint Boling (shoulder), LB Vontaze Burfict (knee, concussion), QB Jeff Driskel, TE Tyler Eifert (back), WR A.J. Green (hamstring), TE Tyler Kroft (ankle, knee) and CB KeiVarae Russell are inactive for Week 16 against the Houston Texans.

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Bengals | Tyler Eifert will not play Week 16

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 10:55:45 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) has been ruled out for Week 16 against the Houston Texans.

Fantasy Tip: It's been a wasted season for Eifert, who missed the first six games of the season recovering from ankle surgery as well as a back injury. Tyler Kroft is also injured, leaving C.J. Uzomah as the last man standing at the position. He won't be worth using in fantasy, however, as the Texans have been stout against tight ends for most of the season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Adam Schefter

Bengals | Tyler Eifert still not practicing

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 19:20:15 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 22.

Fantasy Tip: Eifert's status for Week 16 remains unclear, and fantasy owners need to have a backup plan in place.

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Bengals | Tyler Eifert injury update

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:09:09 -0800

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) missed practice Wednesday, Dec. 21, because of a back injury.

Fantasy Tip: It is not known if Eifert is in any danger of missing the team's Week 16 game, so owners should check on his status later in the week. He was held to only one catch for nine yards in the last game but did have four touchdowns in the previous three games. Eifert can be a decent No. 1 tight end option if he plays.

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Bengals | Tyler Eifert out of practice

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 08:49:23 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (undisclosed) is out of practice Wednesday, Dec. 21.

Fantasy Tip: It could just be a maintenance day, but Eifert was held to one catch for nine yards after a string of four TDs in three games. The Houston Texans present the second-worst matchup for him after a five-week stretch where they've allowed a 17-155-1 line to tight ends. He's a risky TE1 with A.J. Green (hamstring) expected back.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - Jim Owczarski

Bengals | Tyler Eifert has two touchdowns

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 14:19:58 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert caught five passes for 48 yards and scored two touchdowns in a 23-10 win over the Cleveland Browns.

Fantasy Tip: Eifert has responded strong following injuries that hampered him to start the season. He is back to a TE1 threat, satisfying fantasy owners that held on to him through the worst of times.

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