John Fina, former Salpointe High player, celebrates a win as an Arizona lineman over ASU on Nov. 24, 1990. Photo by Rick Wiley / Tucson Citizen

Rick Wiley / Tucson Citizen

Fina started 131 games and played in two Super Bowls for the Buffalo Bills in an 11-year NFL career that had humble beginnings: he was an undersized defensive tackle at Arizona before switching to offense. 

Sports columnist for the Arizona Daily Star.