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    Dan Fox

    Graduate Student

    Rocky River, OH

    High School:
    St. Ignatius

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 245

    Inside Linebacker


    2013 Notre Dame Media Day Quotes

    Brian Kelly, eight Irish players and the entire coaching staff met with the media


    An Interview with Brian Kelly

    The Irish Head Coach Gives Updates on the Team's Offseason


    Brian Kelly Season Wrap Up Conference Call Transcript

    Coach Brian Kelly speaks to the media to wrap up the 2012-13 season.


    Coach Kelly Press Conference Transcript - Pittsburgh week


    No. 5 Irish Defeat No. 8 Oklahoma, 30-13, to Stay Perfect

    Notre Dame prevails in Norman for nation's-best fourth win over a ranked team this season.


    FB: Practice Update March 23

    UND.com goes inside the second practice of spring 2012 with the Fighting Irish, focusing on the ND linebacking corps.


    'Twas The Night Before Christmas...

    Irish Student Athletes reflect on the holiday, with some of their favorite memories.


    FB: Award Show Highlight Video

    Watch the season highlight video shown at the 2011 Football Awards Show.


    2011 Football Award Show

    Und.com's coverage of the 2011 Football Award Show begins at 6:45 p.m. ET with a preview show hosted by Jack Nolan featuring various Irish coaches and players as guests. That leads directly into the award show itself, which begins at 8:00 p.m. ET.


    FB: Irish Connection 18

    ICON provides a mini-feature on George Atkinson III's two kick returns for a touchdown this season, gauges Irish fans reactions to the new helmets on game day and previews the Notre Dame - Navy game.


    Notre Dame vs. Rutgers - UTSI

    New Era Pinstripe Bowl


    Notre Dame vs. Navy (USATSI)

    Irish average 9.0 yards per play - a high since 1998 - en route to 38-34 victory.


    Notre Dame vs. Temple (USATSI)

    The Irish opened the season with a 28-6 home victory, the 200th of Brian Kelly's coaching career.


    Fall Practice

    Images of the Irish preparing for the 2013 season at the LaBar Practice Complex.


    Irish Title Hopes Halted By Crimson Tide, 42-14 (AP)

    Everett Golson completed his first season as the starter by going 21 of 36 for 270 yards.

    Fox's career highs

    Tackles: 9, Pittsburgh, Nov. 3, 2012 (4-5)

    Sacks: 1.0, BYU, Oct. 20, 2012 (1-0); at Michigan, Sept. 10, 2011 (1-0)

    Tackles for loss: 2.0, at Michigan, Sept. 10, 2011 (2-0)

    Fumbles forced: 1, vs Maryland, Nov. 12, 2011

    Pass breakups: 1, at Stanford, Nov. 26, 2011; at Oklahoma, Oct. 27, 2012; at Michigan State, Sept. 15, 2012

    SENIOR SEASON (2012): Played in all 13 games, starting nine of them ... shared time with fellow senior Carlo Calabrese ... recorded 63 tackles, which ranked fourth on the squad ... collected 30 solo stops ... added two tackles for loss, one each against Stanford (Oct. 13) and BYU (Oct. 20) ... totaled six tackles vs. Alabama in BCS National Championship Game ... did not start against Pittsburgh on Nov. 3, but had one of his top games with a team-high nine tackles, including four solo stops ... started against No. 8 Oklahoma (Oct. 27) and picked up five tackles, registered a pass breakup and initially deflected a pass from Landry Jones that Manti Te'o intercepted ... did not start against BYU, but did collect a sack, the second of his career, and two solo tackles in the victory ... had six tackles, including one for loss, and one quarterback hurry in the thrilling victory over No. 17 Stanford (Oct. 15) ... had started 17 consecutive games before failing to do so against Miami (Oct. 6), but still collected five tackles ... picked up his first career start at outside linebacker against Purdue (Sept. 8), but returned to his normal position of inside linebacker against Michigan (Sept. 22) ... had four tackles and a quarterback hurry in the victory over the Wolverines ... collected seven tackles, including six solo stops, against Navy (Sept. 1) and five more stops in the victory over the Boilermakers.

    JUNIOR SEASON (2011): Started all 13 games at inside linebacker ... notched 48 tackles, including two and a half for loss ... also tallied one sack, one forced fumble and one pass breakup on the season ... recorded at least three tackles in 11 games, including seven contests with four or more tackles ... registered four tackles, including two for loss and one sack, at Michigan ... registered season-high six tackles in victory vs. Air Force ... had four tackles and first career forced fumble in win vs. Maryland ... produced four tackles and first career pass breakup at Stanford.

    SOPHOMORE SEASON (2010): Played in all 13 games for the Irish, predominantly on special teams ... totaled 20 tackles, including nine solo stops ... ranked fourth on the team with eight overall stops on special teams and tied for third with eight stops on kickoff returns ... made first career appearance for the Irish against Purdue ... registered four solo stops in the victory at Boston College ... notched two unassisted tackles against Pittsburgh ... collected three tackles against Western Michigan ... registered a season-high seven tackles against Navy ... nabbed one solo stop over Army ... recorded a pair of assisted tackles in the Hyundai Sun Bowl victory over Miami (Fla.) ... totaled 270 snaps on special teams, tied with Bennett Jackson and Steve Filer for the most of any Irish player ... totaled 55 snaps on defense.

    FRESHMAN SEASON (2009): Did not see action for Irish during his rookie year.

    HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated 13th-best outside linebacker by Rivals.com and 15th-best overall prospect in Ohio according to their postseason prospect state rankings ... ranked as fourth-best outside linebacker and best in pass coverage according to OhioVarsity.com ... named to Ohio All-Championship Team by Bill Greene and Dave Berk, who rank the best players in Ohio during championship weekend ... selected to Division I second-team all-state squad by Associated Press ... named third-team Division I-II all state by OhioVarsity.com ... ranked 76th-best player in Midwest by SuperPrep ... member of St. Ignatius High School state championship football team in 2008 ... the Wildcats finished the season ranked 12th nationally by USA Today ... intercepted one pass in 2008 state title game ... recorded 76 tackles as junior, including nine tackles for loss and three interceptions ... high school teammate of former Irish players Robby Parris and John Ryan ... played safety throughout prep career ... played for head coach Chuck Kyle at St. Ignatius ... full name is Daniel Patrick Fox ... son of Kathleen and Michael Fox ... graduated on May 19, 2013 with a management consulting degree from the Mendoza College of Business ... enrolled as an unclassified graduate student.

    Fox's Career Statistics

    2009 Did Not Play
    2010 13 20 9 11 0.0 0 0 0 0 0-0
    2011 13 48 21 27 2.5 1-5 1 0 1 0-0
    2012 13 63 30 33 2.0 1-2 0 0 2 0-0
    Total 39 131 60 71 4.5 2-7 1 0 3 0-0
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