Jury Finds Man Guilty Of Manslaughter In Death Of Ex-Jet Joe McKnightRonald Gasser, 56, had been charged with second-degree murder, which carries a life sentence. Manslaughter carries a sentence of anywhere from zero to 40 years.
Trial Set To Begin In Killing Of Ex-Jet Joe McKnightThe trial in a road-rage shooting that left former Jets running back Joe McKnight dead is set to begin with jury selection Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb.
Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder In Joe McKnight CaseThe man who fatally shot former Jets running back Joe McKnight formally pleaded not guilty Monday to a second-degree murder charge.
Lawyers: Man Shot Joe McKnight In Self-DefenseThe man accused of fatally shooting former NFL player Joe McKnight acted in self-defense because McKnight was threatening him and trying to climb into his car, his lawyers say.
Suspect In Joe McKnight Killing Indicted On Stiffer Charge Of MurderThe Louisiana man accused of killing former Jets running back Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was indicted Thursday on a charge that carries a mandatory life sentence -- a stiffer charge than the one he originally faced.
Suspected Joe McKnight Shooter Charged With ManslaughterGasser shot McKnight three times from inside his car while McKnight stood outside, Normand said. Authorities said no weapon was found on or near McKnight's body.
Sheriff: Joe McKnight Shooting Was 'Road Rage'; Defends CaseThe shooting death of former Jets running back Joe McKnight in a New Orleans suburb was a "road rage" incident that started on a nearby bridge, a sheriff said Friday, as he urged against a rush to judgment.
Chatelain: In New Orleans, McKnight's Gridiron Heroics Won't Be ForgottenBy most accounts, McKnight was the top high school running back in the country as a senior in 2006 and one of the best in U.S. history, some said.
Former Jets RB Joe McKnight Fatally Shot In Apparent Road Rage IncidentFormer New York Jets running back Joe McKnight was reportedly shot and killed during a traffic argument in a New Orleans surburb Thursday afternoon.
Quiet Jets Running Back Bilal Powell Is 'All Business'"Really, he is just a real natural football player," Mornhinweg said of Powell. "Things come easily to him. You teach him something and then he gets it very quickly."
Report: Giants To Work Out RBs Jacobs, McGahee And McKnight Brandon Jacobs played for the Giants from 2005-11. On Twitter, Jacobs said he'd "give it all I got" to get back with Big Blue.
Reunion, Anybody? Jets Reportedly Interested In Leon Washington In 16 games for Seattle last season, Washington carried the ball 23 times for 83 yards and a touchdown. He returned 41 punts for 356 yards and 27 kickoffs for 784 yards and a touchdown.