Former RB Joe McKnight killed in road rage shooting in New Orleans

Joe McKnight, a running back who starred at USC before playing four seasons in the NFL, was shot and killed in a road rage attack Thursday in New Orleans, according to police. He was 28.

A fourth-round pick in the 2010 draft, McKnight played three seasons with the Jets and two games with the Chiefs. His 31.6-yard average on kick returns in 2011 led the NFL.

McKnight was a native of River Ridge, La. 

More details to come.