“This is a setback for us,” Bush added. “This one hurts.”
Shawn Payton, of Jackson, Michigan, pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Detroit to a felony count of transmitting threats to injure in interstate communications
The Detroit Lions are in New Orleans getting ready to play their first playoff game in years against the New Orleans Saints Saturday.
If the Lions beat San Diego at home Saturday, they will make the playoffs for the first time since Backus and Raiola were drafted by the team in 2001.