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“On the finish of the day, we’re 2-2,” Cutler stated, in accordance with Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald. “We’re nonetheless in a very good place. We now have to be ok with that. There’s loads of noise that may result in consider in any other case. However we’re 2-2. Offensively, if we will not get collectively, it will possibly go the opposite approach fairly shortly. There’s loads of soccer left to determine issues out.”
The Dolphins are averaging a league-worst 10.three factors per recreation, greater than 5 factors away from the subsequent-worst Cleveland Browns. The passing assault is averaging a league-worst 156.5 yards per recreation; the dashing assault ranks thirty first in common yardage.
Cutler’s finishing sixty two.6 % of his passes, which is a better fee than his profession common, however he is averaging simply 5.39 yards per try, simply the worst of his profession.
Head coach Adam Gase was fast to defend the quarterback he coaxed out of retirement.
“The one factor that folks don’t perceive with the quarterback is that he’s on the mercy of 10 different guys,” Gase stated. “For probably the most half, (Cutler) has been doing his job. He is been delivering the ball to the best man; however on the finish of the day, we have got to catch the ball, we have got to make it possible for we shield him, and we have got to have the ability to run the ball to ensure our play-motion recreation is definitely going to work. However till we clear a variety of issues up, it should be onerous to even consider the place he is at.”