Former USC and NFL running back Joe McKnight, 28, was murdered in Louisiana on Thursday.
Many in the football world took to Twitter to offer their condolences.
#FightOnForever Joe McKnight.
The former USC running back was shot and killed today in Louisiana. https://t.co/6gPTBCHz5A
— USC Trojans (@USC_Athletics) December 1, 2016
RIP to a SC legend ! Joe McKnight 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/7pa3iaaBGN
— Adoree' Jackson (@AdoreeKnows) December 1, 2016
Everybody in the world wanted to be @ReggieBush , us in New Orleans wanted to run the ball like Joe McKnight.
— Tyrann Mathieu (@Mathieu_Era) December 1, 2016
RIP Joe McKnight. We gotta do something about these guns
— Eric Reid (@E_Reid35) December 1, 2016
RIP Joe McKnight🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 Another senseless killing. Another hashtag smh
— Maurice Jones-Drew (@Jones_Drew32) December 1, 2016
Rest In Peace Joe McKnight. Loved watching him play at USC.
— Brad Kaaya (@BradleyKaaya) December 1, 2016