Dolphins love playing for QB Matt Moore, who sparks another comeback

Matt Moore looked good when he came in for Jay Cutler. (Allen Eyestone/The Post)

MIAMI GARDENS—Everyone can see it. Matt Moore might not actually be any better than Jay Cutler, but the Dolphins’ offense comes to life for the former.

Moore came in when Cutler exited with a concussion and led Miami back from a 20-7 deficit to tie the game with three minutes remaining on a 61-yard pass to Kenny Stills. While the Dolphins ultimately lost 30-20, Moore once again put himself in position to take over the quarterback job.

“Us knowing Matt and his history and who he is as a guy, it pumps you up when he gets in because he’s gonna give you his all and he’s gonna let you know he’s giving his all,” running back Damien Williams said. “What can you do more for a guy who you know is gonna give you his all? You’re gonna give him your all.”

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Moore completed 17 of 28 passes for 282 yards and had the touchdown to Stills, giving him a 106.5 passer rating. He also had a one-yard touchdown pass to Anthony Fasano early in the third quarter that was nullified by Fasano being flagged for pushing off.

Miami’s three longest pass plays of the day came off Moore’s arm: Stills’ touchdown, a 49-yard strike to Jarvis Landry and another pass to Stills for 45 yards.

Before his departure, Cutler went 6 for 12 with three interceptions and threw for 83 yards.

With Cutler currently in the NFL’s concussion protocol, Dolphins coach Adam Gase declined to commit to a starter for the upcoming game at New England.

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