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JOE MCKNIGHT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: McKnight shooter was named in 2006 incident

The man who shot and killed former NFL running back Joe McKnight last week reportedly has a history with road rage incidents. According to a police report that was obtained by TMZ, Ronald Gasser was accused of punching and threatening a man in an alleged road rage incident in Feb. 2006. The alleged victim claimed Gasser cut him off on a street in Jefferson Parrish, which is the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Sheriff: Joe McKnight shooting suspect fired from inside car

The tragic tale of Joe McKnight losing his life on Thursday took a twist when the man who shot him, Ronald Gasser, was released from jail Friday. This was met with jaws agape as many struggle to understand how Gasser could possibly be released or fail to be charged with a crime. Jefferson Parish sheriff Newell Normand spoke with reporters a bit later in the day, revealing the reason...
Via Sportsnaut
December 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Joe McKnight shot and killed in apparent road rage incident in Louisiana

Joe McKnight has been shot and killed. He was 28 years old. The former USC, Kansas City Chiefs and New York Jets running back Joe McKnight’s body has been identified by family members, according to Nola.com. McNight was shot and killed at 4 p.m. ET in Terrytown, La., following a road rage incident, Jefferson Parish sheriff Newell Normand told WDSU’s Scott Walker, and the...
Via NESN.com
December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Kansas City Chiefs RB Joe McKnight shares a glimpse of his rehab

Joe McKnight’s time on the field in Kansas City was short lived last season, however the four-year veteran couldn’t have possibly done a better job with the limited opportunities he was given. Prior to rupturing his achilles on the practice field, McKnight’s long-belated breakout performance came against the Miami Dolphins, where he caught six balls for 64 yards and two...
Via cover32
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Chiefs place RB Joe McKnight on injured reserve

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have created space on their roster for the return of right tackle Donald Stephenson by placing running back Joe McKnight on injured reserve. McKnight became the third Chiefs player to tear his Achilles tendon when he was hurt in practice last week. He was coming off a two-touchdown game in a win in Miami. Stephenson was suspended for the...
Via Associated Press
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs' McKnight ruptures Achilles tendon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Running back Joe McKnight has ruptured his Achilles tendon, becoming the third Chiefs player to sustain the season-ending injury already this season. McKnight sustained the injury in practice Thursday. Defensive tackle Mike DeVito and linebacker Derrick Johnson sustained the same injury in a Week 1 loss to Tennessee. Kansas City plays the New England Patriots...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs RB McKnight ruptures Achilles, done for season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Running back Joe McKnight has ruptured his Achilles tendon, becoming the third Chiefs player to sustain the season-ending injury already this season. McKnight sustained the injury in practice Thursday. Defensive tackle Mike DeVito and linebacker Derrick Johnson sustained the same injury in a Week 1 loss to Tennessee. Kansas City plays the New England Patriots...
Via Associated Press
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe McKnight Tears Achilles At Practice Before Patriots-Chiefs Game

Joe McKnight tore his Achilles at practice just four days after having a career game. The Kansas City Chiefs running back won’t play against the New England Patriots on Monday night, and likely will be shut down for the season after rupturing his Achilles tendon. McKnight’s injury was announced by the team on Friday. McKnight caught six passes out of the backfield for 64 yards...
Via NESN.com
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs RB Joe McKnight ruptures Achilles in practice

Chiefs RB Joe McKnight ruptured his Achilles tendon during Thursday’s practice, according to B.J. Kissel of KCChiefs.com. This will almost certainly cost McKnight the remainder of the 2014 season, which is really unfortunate given that he is coming off of a solid Week 3 performance against the Dolphins in which he caught six passes for 64 yards and two touchdowns. Kansas City...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking the Kansas City Chiefs Free Agency Moves

The Kansas City Chiefs haven’t made many headlines this offseason, nor have they brought in any of the big-name free agents that every fan pleads for. But before you bash John Dorsey or deem this offseason a failure, remember that championship teams are not built in free agency. The majority of the flashy free agent signings end up with either underwhelming results or the player...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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