2006 Hall of Fame Inductee
Rex Mirich, a native of Florence, Ariz., was a two-time NAIA All-American (1962, 1963) and four-year letterwinner (1959-63). He was named All-America at defensive tackle in 1962 and offensive tackle in 1963. Upon graduation, he played for the Oakland Raiders, Denver Broncos and New England Patriots over his seven-year AFL and NFL career. He was originally drafted by the Raiders (AFL) and Vikings (NFL) in the 1963 draft, playing in 84 career games on both offense and defense.