Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert is expected to miss multiple weeks while recovering from his back injury, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Eifert does not need back surgery at this time, the source said.
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He missed Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers but played in the Bengals' first two games. He did not practice at all last week. Kroft had three catches for 28 yards last week against the Packers.