Football world reacts to Joe McKnight's killing with grief and disbelief

Al Pereira

The road rage killing of Joe McKnight rocked the football world Thursday, with former teammates among the many who spoke out on the senseless tragedy.

McKnight, a native of River Ridge, La., is the second former NFL player this year to die as a result of a possible road-rage incident in New Orleans. Former Saints star Will Smith was killed in April in the Lower Garden District.

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