Quarterback Vince Young has been released from the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

On Saturday, the team released an update regarding their roster, with a list of 20 cuts. 

Young's agent Leigh Steinberg tweeted that the quarterback was cut from the team due to a torn hamstring he suffered during the Riders training camp. 

Young is a two-time Pro Bowl quarterback who played his last regular season game with the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles in 2011.

Players released by the Sask. Roughriders:

  • Defensive back Royce Adams
  • Running back Anthony Allen
  • Quarterback Bryan Bennett
  • Defensive back Zavian Bingham
  • Defensive lineman Ivan Brown
  • Defensive back Crezdon Butler
  • Offensive lineman Terrence Campbell
  • Wide receiver Joe Craig
  • Linebacker Alexander Gagne
  • Defensive back Warren Gatewood
  • Linebacker Dillon Grondin
  • Offensive lineman Jarriel King
  • Wide receiver Thomas Mayo
  • Defensive lineman Greg Milhouse Jr.
  • Wide receiver Desmond Reece
  • Defensive lineman Jordan Reaves
  • Defensive back Mark Roberts
  • Wide receiver Jenson Stoshak
  • Running back Quincy Walden
  • Quarterback Vince Young

Running backs Joe Craig and Anthony Allen also spoke out on Twitter after the announcement of their release.