Adam Gase all good with Lawrence Timmons, who is likely to debut this week

Dolphins linebacker Lawrence Timmons was reinstated Tuesday. (Allen Eyestone/The Post)

DAVIE–The Dolphins will not take a progressive approach to reinstating linebacker Lawrence Timmons. He’s fully back.

Miami coach Adam Gase said today he completely resolved the issue with Timmons, who deserted the team shortly before its season opener against the Chargers, and expects to have him practice this week. Gase gave few details beyond making clear that Timmons will resume his status as one of the team’s core veterans.

“We just worked through a couple things,” Gase said. “L.T. handled the business he needed to handle. I’m glad he’s back.”

He hinted that Timmons will play Sunday against the Saints in London, which adds much-needed depth at linebacker. The team dressed four for the opener and five last week against the Jets–one of whom was recently acquired Stephone Anthony.

The Dolphins also might get Rey Maualuga in uniform for his debut. Maualuga has not appeared in anything but a few practices since signing with the team more than a month ago.

As for Timmons, Gase declined to say whether he would address the team. Many players said last week they would welcome him back.

The move came after conversations that left Gase feeling “good about where we were at with him,” and he added that Timmons had reestablished trust in their relationship.

Timmons is an 11th-year veteran who was originally projected to start alongside Kiko Alonso and Raekwon McMillan. With McMillan tearing his ACL in the preseason opener, Mike Hull has stepped into the role of middle linebacker.

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