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Speculation about Jay Cutler joining Dolphins heating up after Ryan Tannehill's injury

Speculation about Jay Cutler joining Dolphins heating up after Ryan Tannehill's injury

It didn’t take long for Jay Cutler’s name to surface in cyberspace Thursday after Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill reinjured his left knee without being contacted in practice.

As the Dolphins continued Friday to evaluate the exact nature of Tannehill’s injury and determine a timeline for his recovery, it’s easy to connect dots between Cutler and Dolphins head coach Adam Gase.

Gase was the Bears offensive coordinator in 2015, when Cutler posted the best passer rating and second-best interception rate of his 11-year career. Gase was in the minority at Halas Hall as an advocate of Cutler’s, at least appreciative of the quarterback’s athleticism and toughness while...

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