Rookie Lineman Overcame Family Murders to Reach NFL

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Rookie Lineman Overcame Family Murders to Reach NFL
Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

MickeyRay's was buzzing April 26. It was a Friday evening and there was the normal waiting list to get into the popular Boise, Idaho, barbecue joint. In the reserved banquet room in the back, the Thornton clan was gathered, about 70 strong.

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