The Score "Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert avoided a serious ankle injury at the Pro Bowl, the team announced on Tuesday. Eifert suffered a sprained ankle and is expected to be ready for any offseason work the team has scheduled." February 02
Tyler Eifert is officially cleared to practice and off of concussion protocol.
Nothing definitive yet, but it's possible we won't see Eifert again until the playoffs. The #Bengals want to do right by him.
CBS Sports "For the Bengals, the hits keep on coming. Shortly after the Bengals lost Andy Dalton for the remainder of their game, the team lost one of their top playmakers: tight end Tyler Eifert. Eifert entered Sunday's game with the league lead in receiving touchdowns (12). But in the first half,..." December 13
Bengals TE Tyler Eifert is not expected to play today vs. Browns due to neck stinger, per sources.
Eifert doubtful with pinched nerve Chris Lewis-Harris doubtful with ribs issue
Fox Sports "Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert says he probably could have re-entered Sunday's win over St. Louis after suffering a stinger if the game was closer. Eifert was injured while diving after Giovani Bernard's fumble at the end of a 45-yard catch and run. Eifert recovered the ball, but appeared to..." December 01
Eifert officially downgraded to doubtful. Emmanuel Lamur and Chris Lewis-Harris officially out.
Cincinnati Enquirer "Simply, Tyler Eifert was never whole in 2014. On the first day of the first organized training activity last spring, he tore his right labrum when he dove for a ball and safety George Iloka fell on him. He elected not to have surgery then - to play through it - only to dislocate his elbow in..." May 05
Cincinnati Enquirer "Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert has been eligible to return to action for a couple of weeks, but still hasn't even participated in practice yet, although coach Marvin Lewis said he is progressing from his dislocated elbow and still expects him to return this season. Eifert was placed on injured..." November 21
Cincinnati Enquirer "The Bengals have lost one of their top offensive weapons and the player who was the centerpiece of the game plan for the season opener at Baltimore until at least Nov. 6. Tight end Tyler Eifert was placed on the injured reserve list/designated for possible return to the roster this season,..." September 11
NFL Spinzone "The Cincinnati Bengals were missing two key pass-catchers from practice yesterday in superstar wide receiver A.J. Green and rookie tight end Tyler Eifert, and there were more concerns regarding Eifert’s status than Green’s. Even though losing Green would be devastating, his absence yesterday was..." January 02
Cincinnati Enquirer "The chances of Alex Smith starting at tight end on Sunday against Baltimore are pretty good. Jermaine Gresham (hamstring) and Tyler Eifert (neck) haven’t practiced all week while Smith was full go for the first time on Friday. Eifert is listed as doubtful, Gresham questionable and Smith is..." December 27
PSD Staff In our week 3 fantasy football column we'll look into new injury protocols and how a player status will greatly affect how you set your lineup. We'll also explore the most favorable and unfavorable matchups in week 3 and provide our sleepers to give your team the advantage going into the weekend. September 19