Vince Young Tweets He Was Cut by Packers

Vince Young

GREEN BAY, Wis., Aug. 31 (UPI) — Veteran quarterback Vince Young said via Twitter Saturday he had been cut by the Green Bay Packers.

Young told his social-media followers, “Thanks to the @packers for the opportunity great organization great team wonderful fans good luck this season.”

The move, which was not immediately announced by the Packers, came as bit of a surprise since the team earlier in the week had cut Graham Harrell, Young’s main rival for the job of backup to Aaron Rodgers.

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