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In 3 seasons at Notre Dame, Love played in 38 games with 34 starts…Set the school record with 44 pass breakups…Totaled 176 tackles (126 solo), 6 tackles for loss, 5 interceptions, including 2 he returned for touchdowns, 1 forced fumble, and 4 fumble recoveries.
- Originally a 4th-round (108th pick overall) draft choice by the Giants in 2019.
- In 3 seasons at Notre Dame, Love played in 38 games with 34 starts…Set the school record with 44 pass breakups…Totaled 176 tackles (126 solo), 6 tackles for loss, 5 interceptions, including 2 he returned for touchdowns, 1 forced fumble, and 4 fumble recoveries.
- As a junior, he was 1 of 3 finalists for the Jim Thorpe Award, which is presented to the nation’s best defensive back…Started all 13 games…Finished the season with 63 tackles (49 solo), including 3 tackles for loss, 1 interception, a team-high 15 pass breakups, and 3 fumble recoveries…Broke the Notre Dame record for career pass breakups with his 33rd vs. Stanford…Returned a fumble 42 yards for a touchdown and intercepted a pass vs. Virginia Tech…Registered a season-high 12 tackles at USC.
- Started all 13 games…Registered a career-high 68 tackles (45 solo), the top total among any non-linebacker on the team…Had 1 tackle for loss…Led team in passes defensed (23), interceptions (3) and interception return yards (153)…Love’s
school‐record 20 pass breakups shattered the previous school record of 13 set by Clarence Ellis in 1969…Became the 8th player in Notre Dame history to return 2 interceptions for touchdowns in a season (59 yards at Michigan State and 69 yards vs. N.C. State)…His 153 interception return yards rank 2nd in single‐season school history…Recorded 6 tackles at Michigan State and 6 at North Carolina…Broke up 3 passes vs. both Stanford and LSU…Tallied a career‐best 14 tackles (10 solo), vs. Navy.
- As a freshman, played in 12 games with starts in each of the final 8 games…One of 10 true Notre Dame freshmen (Troy Pride Jr., Devin Studstill, Donte Vaughn, Jalen Elliott, Julian Okwara, Daelin Hayes, Kevin Stepherson, Chase Claypool and Jamir Jones) who played in at least 8 games…Registered 45 tackles (32 solo), 2 tackles for loss, 1 interception, 4 pass breakups, 1 forced fumble, and 1 fumble recovery…Led all Fighting Irish freshmen in games started and tackles…Recorded a season-high 9 tackles (7 solo), including 1 for a loss, and forced 1 fumble, at USC…Recovered 1 fumble vs. Stanford.
- Management consulting major…In his junior and senior seasons (2014-15) at Nazareth Academy (La Grange, Ill.), Love helped lead the football team to records of 14-0 and 12-2 and Illinois High School Association Class 5A championships…In 2015, he was an Illinois High School Coaches Association Class 5A All‐Illinois first team…As a senior, he registered 92 tackles, 19 stops for loss, 3 forced fumbles and 1 fumble recovery for 54 yards, rushed for 1,067 yards and 18 touchdowns on 104 carries (10.3-yard avg.), and caught 29 passes for 662 yards (22.8-yard avg.) and 7 scores…In his junior season, he collected 41 tackles, 1 stop for loss and had a 93‐yard interception return touchdown…Also rushed for 541 yards and 8 touchdowns on 46 carries (11.8-yard avg.)…Had two 100-yard rushing games and a career‐long run of 74 yards…Caught 14 passes for 375 yards (26.8-yard avg.) and 4 scores, including a season‐long 65-yarder…Returned 6 kickoffs for 130 yards (21.7-yard avg.) and 11 punts for 242 yards (22.0-yard avg.), including a 73‐yard return.