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10/12/2012

Dreams Do Come True

Senior Chris Salvi relishes his special teams role at Notre Dame

10/12/2012

Dreams Do Come True

Senior Chris Salvi relishes his special teams role at Notre Dame

09/17/2012

#11/15 Irish Host #18/17 Michigan In Saturday Primetime Showdown

Notre Dame and Michigan to meet under the lights at Notre Dame Stadium for the first time since 1990 (7:39 p.m. ET, live on NBC).

09/10/2012

#20/19 Irish Back On Road Saturday At #10 Michigan State

Nine of the past 12 meetings in the series between Notre Dame and Michigan State have been decided by a touchdown or less.

09/03/2012

#22/22 Irish Kick Off Home Slate Saturday Against Purdue

Notre Dame has won nearly 82 percent of its home openers, including a 10-2 record against the Boilermakers.

04/21/2012

FB: Blue Gold Game (2nd Half)

03/30/2012

FB: Practice Update March 30

The UND.com practice report for March 30 shifts its focus to the Irish defensive safety position, under the guidance of first-year Notre Dame assistant Bob Elliott.

03/15/2012

FB: Winter Workout

03/07/2012

FB: ICON 38

ICON takes a look at some Notre Dame football players spending their late winter/early spring competing in other sports on campus.

03/05/2012

Fighting Irish Xtra 03/05

Stephanie Rice tries to explore her other hobbies, with some help from the football team.

01/05/2013

Irish in Miami - Media Day (AP)

Images from Saturday of Notre Dame preparing for the BCS National Championship Game.

11/24/2012

No. 1 Irish Top USC 22-13 to Finish Perfect Regular Season (AP)

Notre Dame is headed to the BCS Championship game after reaching 12-0 for the first time since 1988.

09/08/2012

Brindza Kicks No. 22 Notre Dame Past Purdue 20-17 (AP)

Tommy Rees engineers game-winning drive after taking over for injured Everett Golson.

11/18/2010

Notre Dame vs. USC: The Rivalry in Photos

Images from some recent matchups between the Fighting Irish and Trojans

2012 (SENIOR): Was a crucial player in all 13 games, appearing primarily on special teams ... credited with six tackles (three unassisted) ... logged two tackles against Navy (Sept. 1) in the season opener ... had one stop on the road against Michigan State (Sept. 15) ... recorded a solo tackle against Miami (Oct. 6) to aide in defeating the Hurricanes 41-3 ... added an assisted tackle in the BCS title game against Alabama ... brother, Will, was on the 2012 team ... they comprised one of four sets of brothers on the team.

2011 (JUNIOR): Played in all 13 games as a member of the special teams unit ... tallied 10 tackles ... had two each in wins over Air Force, Navy and Maryland ... also had a tackle against Michigan State, Purdue, Wake Forest and Florida State in Champs Sports Bowl ... named gameday captain vs. Navy ... made a key block against Michigan State springing George Atkinson III for a kickoff return touchdown.

2010 (SOPHOMORE): Played in nine games for the Irish, primarily on special teams ... did not play against Purdue, Michigan, Stanford and Miami (Fla.) in the Sun Bowl ... recorded two tackles on the season.

2009 (FRESHMAN): Transferred to Notre Dame and did not play.

2008 (FRESHMAN): Played in all 11 games at Butler University and recorded four tackles ... helped the Bulldogs to a 6-5 record, the most wins by the team had in 12 seasons.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: All-conference defensive back at Carmel Catholic High School ... earned all-area recognition ... team captain ... helped lead high school team to a 10-3 record and the Illinois 7A state semifinals in 2007 ... earned two varsity football letters ... registered 107 tackles, four interceptions and one touchdown on a blocked punt as a senior ... coached in high school by Andy Bitto ... son of Pat and Lindy Salvi ...



Salvi's Career Statistics

Tackles
Year
G-S
TT
UT
AT
TFL
Scks
FF
FR
PBU
INT
2010
9-0
2
1
1
0.0-0
0.0-0
0
0-0
0
0-0
2011
13-0
10
3
7
0.0-0
0.0-0
0
0-0
0
0-0
2012
13-0
6
3
3
0.0-0
0.0-0
0
0-0
0
0-0
Total
35-0
18
7
11
0.0-0
0.0-0
0
0-0
0
0-0

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Chris Salvi
Chris  Salvi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lake Forest, IL

High School:
Carmel Catholic

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
Safety

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September 5
7:30 PM
vs Texas
Notre Dame, Ind.

NBC
September 12
3:30 PM
at Virginia
Charlottesville, Va.

ABC
September 19
3:30 PM
vs Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind.

NBC
September 26
3:30 PM
vs Massachusetts
Notre Dame, Ind.

NBC
October 3
TBA
at Clemson
Clemson, S.C.

TBA
October 10
3:30 PM
vs Navy
Notre Dame, Ind.

NBC
October 17
7:30 PM
vs USC
Notre Dame, Ind.

NBC
October 31
TBA
at Temple
Philadelphia, Pa.(Lincoln Financial Field)

TBA

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