Denver handled this situation horribly. That being said, is Cutler really that good? My view is that Shanahan always had awesome linemen to protect his QBs and he is one of the best offensive strategists in the game today. I think if Cutler goes to a mediocre team then his value drops like a rock.
"Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that." ~George Carlin