Jay Cutler to join Fox broadcasting team for NFL games


Published 1:14 p.m. ET May 5, 2017 | Updated 6 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Another former NFL quarterback is headed to the broadcast booth.

Jay Cutler was hired Friday by Fox as an analyst to work on its No. 2 NFL team with Kevin Burkhardt and Charles Davis.

Last month, CBS replaced Phil Simms as its top game analyst with Tony Romo.

Unlike Romo, who would have been in demand to play quarterback had he chosen not to leave the field, Cutler drew little interest as a free agent. So, at age 34, he’s headed to the booth. He’s hardly old for a quarterback considering the slew of veterans still starting who are older. But his inconsistency, penchant for turnovers and the negative vibes he gave out caused teams to steer away from Cutler this offseason.

Cutler spent the last eight seasons with the…

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