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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
27 days ago  |  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...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs RB Joe McKnight Tears Achilles At Practice

Kansas City Chiefs RB Joe McKnight Tears Achilles At Practice:  According to NFL reporter Ian Rappaport, the Chiefs OC, Doug Pederson informed the media that Joe McKnight tore his achilles at yesterday’s practice.  #Chiefs OC Doug Pederson told reporters Joe McKnight tore his Achilles in yesterday’s practice. Bad luck. After his huge game — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September...
Via FF Locker Room
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs running back Joe McKnight ruptured his Achilles today

Kansas City Chiefs running back Joe McKnight ruptured his Achilles’ tendon at Thursday’s practice session and will miss the rest of the season according to Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star. @TerezPaylor: Doug Pederson said McKnight ruptured his Achilles during yesterday’s practice. Was running a route. Non-contact injury. This is an awful blow […] The post Chiefs running...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
28 days ago  |  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 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
28 days ago  |  Discuss

McKnight arrested during traffic stop

Jets running back Joe McKnight reportedly was arrested during a routine traffic stop for outstanding warrants related to not paying fines related to previous traffic stops.

Via BlackSportsOnline
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets – Joe McKnight: A New Niche In A New Offense

When the Jets selected Joe McKnight out of USC in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL draft, I applauded the pick. A player formerly regarded as “the next Reggie Bush” when he arrived at USC, McKnight brought explosive play making ability whenever he stepped on the field. After early struggles and a few typical USC recruiting controversies, McKnight entered the draft foregoing his...
Via Turn On The Jets
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Joe McKnight Unhappy With Move to Cornerback, Subscribes to 'Jets Way,' Not 'Patriots Way'

Joe McKnight doesn't want to play defense and he's letting the world know about it. The Jets' former running back was moved to cornerback on Wednesday following Darrelle Revis' season ending ACL injury and according to ESPN New York, he wasn't happy about it. McKnight voiced his complaints about the move to the media. "I was drafted as a running back,"...
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets practice ends with massive player brawl

(via Jenny Vrentas) The Jets preseason practices have really started to heat up, especially on Monday morning when Joe McKnight and D’Anton Lynn got into it. According to Manish Mehta ‘The skirmish began after Joe McKnight catches pass from McElroy. Lynn shoved Mcnight out of bounds. Then rumble ensued. 20 players involved.’ This is not exactly a picture perfect way to...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Jet gained weight eating McDonald's

Jets running back Joe McKnight says he put on weight over the offseason, and a lot of it was due to eating junk food.

Via Helmet2Helmet
May 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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