TE Tyler Eifert - Cincinnati Bengals

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

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Summary

Eifert's medical history is troubling, but when he's healthy, he remains one of the best red zone weapons in the NFL (and perhaps the best with the retirement of Rob Gronkowski). Last season was another lost year for Eifert. After four games, he suffered a gruesome ankle injury that ended his season. Heading into 2019, the team wants Eifert to be involved, but they're not committing to him long-term. He was signed to a one-year "prove-it" deal, and it's likely that if 2019 is another injury marred season, he'll have to start sending his resume to other teams. Eifert is on track for the season, but his health situation is always one to monitor. (September 3)

FBG Staff Rankings

TE Redraft - 25, 15, 19, 21, 24, 25, 25, 28, 28, 29, 33
TE Redraft PPR - 25, 13, 17, 21, 22, 23, 24, 24, 26, 26, 26, 28, 29, 33, 35
TE Dynasty - 37, 29, 30, 34, 41

Stats and Projections

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2016 CIN 8 29 394 5
2017 CIN 2 4 46 0
2018 CIN 4 15 179 1
2019 CIN 16 43 * *
2019 PROJ-Dodds 12.7 28.0 * *
2019 PROJ-Henry 7.0 21.0 * *
2019 PROJ-Wood 12.0 33.0 * *
2019 PROJ-Tremblay 12.0 31.8 * *

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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: 207
TE: 24
Overall-PPR: 214
TE-PPR: 25

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2019 Schedule

1@ Seattle Seahawks
2vs San Francisco 49ers
3@ Buffalo Bills
4@ Pittsburgh Steelers
5vs Arizona Cardinals
6@ Baltimore Ravens
7vs Jacksonville Jaguars
8@ Los Angeles Rams
9--- BYE WEEK ---
10vs Baltimore Ravens
11@ Oakland Raiders
12vs Pittsburgh Steelers
13vs New York Jets
14@ Cleveland Browns
15vs New England Patriots
16@ Miami Dolphins
17vs Cleveland Browns