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McKnight was killed in New Orleans in December and his assailant has pleaded not guilty<p>The man charged with the murder of Joe McKnight has had his trial date set. McKnight, the former NFL running back and USC star who was taken in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Jets, was killed in an …

Read more at CBS Sports: http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/man-charged-with-murder-of-ex-jets-rb-joe-mcknight-gets-trial-date-of-aug-7/