|Date of birth:||November 25, 1973|
|Place of birth:||Fullerton, California|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||237 lb (108 kg)|
|High school:||Lake Washington High School
|NFL Draft:||1997 / Round: 6 / Pick: 166
(By the Miami Dolphins)
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at PFR|
Fiala attended Lake Washington High School in Kirkland, Washington, and then the University of Washington. He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the sixth round of the 1997 NFL Draft, but did not play for the Dolphins. Fiala signed with the Steelers as a free agent in 1998. From 1999-2002, he was a special teams captain for the Steelers. The Steelers released Fiala in 2002; although the Houston Texans offered him a contract for 2003, he chose to retire instead.
- Official site of the Pittsburgh Steelers - Article Archived 2012-02-09 at the Wayback Machine.
- "John Fiala". kffl.com. Archived from the original on December 4, 2014. Retrieved December 4, 2014.
- John Fiala statistics at databasefootball.com
- SI.com player entry at the Wayback Machine (archived October 22, 2012)
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