Inducted: August 5, 1989 in South Bend, IN
Date of Birth: July 25, 1948 in Hammond, IN
High School Attended: Michigan City Elston Graduated: 1966
High School Honors: All-Northern Indiana Conference and All-State selection at defensive end.
College Attended: University of Miami, FL Graduated:
(missed last semester and graduation to fulfill military obligation)
College Honors: All-State, All-Southern, and All-American Honorable Mention; played in North-South and American Bowl games; invited to East-West All-Star game in Texas; selected to Iron Arrow at U of M, the highest honor a student can achieve.
Professional Athletic Background: Drafted in fourth round by Oakland Raiders; played seven seasons with Raiders; played two years with San Francisco 49ers.
Professional Athletic Honors: Named to NFL Rookie All-Pro Team; won Vitalis Man of the Year Award for Raiders; voted Raider Lineman of the Year.
Special Recognition: Full-time lumber wholesale business, but also served as an assistant coach for Davis HS of El Macero, CA.
Family: Wife, Carole; children, Tony, Jr., Darren, and Ashley.