Tyler Eifert

Tyler Eifert

Tyler Eifert Player Overview

Eifert has had an injury plagued NFL career thus far. A torn ligament in his elbow ended his 2014 season after 1 game. And he was sidelined after 8 games last year with a back injury. He underwent back surgery in late December, and his return to practice or training camp is still in doubt. he’s a mega-talented kid who cant stay on the field.

Preseason

Chance of Injury in 2017: question mark 58.1%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 5.3%
Projected Games missed for 2017: question mark 2.8
Durability: question mark 1

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Tyler Eifert Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Dec 18, 2016 NFL Back Lower Lumbar Strain Grade 2 Eifert hurt his back late in Week 15 and it cost him the final 2 games of the season.
Oct 4, 2016 NFL Back Vertebral Bruise Eifert missed two games in 2016 with a back bruise.
Jan 31, 2016 NFL Pedal Ankle Ligament Tear Grade 3 Eifert hurt his ankle in the Pro Bowl, decided to have 'minor' surgery in the offseason. Injured late in 2015 season, but missed 10 total games in 2016 season, although 4 were preseason.
Dec 13, 2015 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 3 Eifert returned from his neck injury only to leave with a concussion on his second reception of the game in Week 14. He missed the rest of Week 14 and sat out two more games.
Dec 13, 2015 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Eifert returned from his neck injury only to leave with a concussion on his second reception of the game in Week 14. He missed the rest of Week 14 and sat out two more games.
Nov 29, 2015 NFL Cervical Neck Stinger Eifert left the game in Week 12 against the Rams with a stinger and did not return. He missed the following week as well.
Dec 12, 2014 NFL Shoulder Labrum Tear Eifert required surgery for a labrum tear in his left shoulder. Eifert missed no games as he was already placed on IR.
Sep 7, 2014 NFL Arm Elbow Tear Eifert dislocated his elbow in Week 1 and missed the rest of the season.
Aug 14, 2014 NFL Shoulder Eifert missed three preseason games with a left shoulder injury that eventually required surgery.
May 27, 2014 NFL Shoulder Tyler Eifert sat out OTAs with a shoulder injury. His attendance at mini camp was in doubt.
Dec 22, 2013 NFL Cervical Neck Stinger Eifert suffered a shoulder stinger in the 1st quarter against the Vikings. Eifert missed the rest of the game and the following game due to lingering pain.