Kane Linnett joins Toyota Cowboys

The North Queensland Toyota Cowboys have signed Sydney Roosters outside back Kane Linnett to a two-year contract starting from the 2012 NRL season.

The 22-year-old, who made his NRL debut for the Roosters in round 14 of the 2010 season, has played 22 NRL matches and was part of the Sydney club's grand final team last season.

Toyota Cowboys General Manager - Football Peter Parr announced Linnett's signing today, saying his arrival would add significantly to North Queensland's backline depth.