Linebacker Jack Lamb

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Rivals ranking: Four stars, No. 2 ILB.

247Sports ranking: Four stars, No. 7 ILB.

Notable numbers: 48 tackles, six tackles for a loss, two sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery in six games as a senior.

Birthday: Sept. 8, 1999.

First scholarship offer: Montana State.

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “I was sitting with one of my assistant coaches in high school, that I’d known since I was 7 years old in Pop Warner. He’d been giving me advice on how to pick a school. I wound up calling (linebackers) coach (Clark) Lea. It was 10 o’clock our time, 1 a.m. his time, and he still picked up the phone. I told him I wanted to commit to the Irish.”

One word to describe Brian Kelly: Passionate.

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: “The stress. There were so many schools that wanted me to go to it, and it’s tough to say no to a lot of people, because there are so many great schools.”

Best player I’ve played against: Boise State WR signee Khalil Shakir.

The last thing I watched on Netflix: “Black Mirror.”

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “Just My Imagination” — The Temptations.

Dream job (other than the NFL): "CEO."

Expectations for my freshman season: “Just to get on the field in some way, shape or form in order to help the team.”

Favorite football accomplishment: “Going to the Nike Opening.”

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Under Armour.

What was the first position you played in football? Linebacker.

What’s your best sport other than football? Basketball.

Sports idol: Michael Strahan.

Preferred social media: Twitter.

Favorite musician/band: Michael Jackson.

Celebrity crush: Selena Gomez.

How many times have you watched Rudy? 10.

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How many pets do you have? Two dogs: Sheamus and Lucy.

Four-star linebacker Jack Lamb enrolled at Notre Dame in January. (Tribune Photo/TYLER JAMES)