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TE Tyler Eifert - Cincinnati Bengals

6-6, 250Born: 9-8-1990College: Notre DameDrafted: Round 1, pick 21 (2013)

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Eifert (back) started camp on the PUP list, but said he expects to be 100% for the start of the season and passed his physical on Monday, July 31.

Summary

Back injuries have derailed Eifert's last two seasons. Despite him being one of the most effective red zone players in the NFL, the team showed with his contract that they are nervous about his ability to stay healthy. Playing on a one-year deal with maximum earnings of $8 million, Eifert is at a crossroads in his career. If healthy, he's a double-digit touchdowns season waiting to happen. But back issues tend to persist, making that "if" a significant qualifier. Eifert only spent four days on the PUP, however, before passing his physical. That shows promise towards his chances of suiting up for Week 1. (August 4)

FBG Staff Rankings

TE Redraft - 18, 12, 13, 15, 15, 15, 16, 16, 17, 17, 19, 25, 26, 29
TE Redraft PPR - 19, 13, 14, 14, 15, 17, 18, 18, 19, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 26, 29
TE Dynasty - 26, 16, 16, 17, 20, 26, 30, 35

Stats and Projections

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2015 CIN 13 52 615 13
2016 CIN 8 29 394 5
2017 CIN 2 4 46 0
2018 PROJ-Dodds 11.9 37.0 * *
2018 PROJ-Henry 7.0 20.0 * *
2018 PROJ-Wood 12.0 39.0 * *
2018 PROJ-Tremblay 12.0 32.6 * *

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Weekly Performance vs TE 1, TE 12, TE 24

Percentile ranks

Tyler Eifert's percentile rank in each category, among TE with more than 50 fantasy points.

Average Draft Position

Overall: 135
TE: 15
Overall-PPR: 141
TE-PPR: 15

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Latest News

Bengals | Tyler Eifert a full go (Fri Aug 3, 10:57 PM) - Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (back) was a full participant in practice Friday, Aug. 3.

Our View: We'll take every one of these that isn't followed by "and left practice early to go to the trainer's tent" that we can get. Eifert is a no risk proposition at his ADP and the Bengals open with the Colts, so as long as he's active, he'll be startable.
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2018 Schedule

1@ Indianapolis Colts
2vs Baltimore Ravens
3@ Carolina Panthers
4@ Atlanta Falcons
5vs Miami Dolphins
6vs Pittsburgh Steelers
7@ Kansas City Chiefs
8vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
9--- BYE WEEK ---
10vs New Orleans Saints
11@ Baltimore Ravens
12vs Cleveland Browns
13vs Denver Broncos
14@ Los Angeles Chargers
15vs Oakland Raiders
16@ Cleveland Browns
17@ Pittsburgh Steelers