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Chadwick back in the lineup for the Dolphins

In a shocking move announced earlier today, the Dolphins have benched starting quarterback Chad Henne and replaced him with veteran Chad Pennington, the former Jets' starter.

Pennington will get his first start in Sunday's game against the Titans. Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano indicated that this would not be a temporary move. 

"After making long evaluation on all details involved, what I've decided to do here, this week, Chad Pennington is going to be the quarterback," Sparano told reporters. "

``After making long evaluation on all details involved, what I've decided to do here, this week, Chad Pennington is going to be the quarterback,'' Sparano said. "I took a lot of things into consideration. I weighed an awful lot of options out."

"This is not an indictment of Chad Henne," Sparano said. "This is not an indictment on his future. He has come two-fold from where he was, but at this particular time, it's something I feel I need to do for our football team."

Pennington returned to the Dolphins on a one-year contract, and was the team's third-string quarterback behind Henne and Tyler Thigpen. Pennington is coming off a surgically repaired shoulder, the third of his career.

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