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.
2006 Hall of Fame Inductee