Notre Dame star, NFL QB bust Rick Mirer owns winery now


Former Notre Dame quarterback Rick Mirer has found himself again in life as owner/founder of Mirror Wine Company.

After studying marketing at Notre Dame and graduating in 1993, Mirer was taken #2 overall by the Seattle Seahawks where he was a tremendous bust. The debate that year was over taking Mirer or Drew Bledsoe. It’s pretty obvious the New England Patriots made the right choice on that one! Mirer flamed out in Seattle and eventually the Chicago Bears came calling. He was pretty terrible in Chicago too.

When football was done with him the San Diego resident called upon his marketing roots and launched his own wine company in 2008. So he’s doing just fine without the game.

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