Saints DL coach Ryan Nielsen set to become LSU defensive coordinator

Saints protective line coach Ryan Nielsen is supposedly heading to a various job in Louisiana.

Jane Slater of NFL Media reports that Nielsen is settling an offer to end up being the protective organizer on Ed Orgeron’s personnel at LSU. Nielsen notified Saints head coach Sean Payton of his intent to leave for Baton Rouge on Monday.

Nielsen simply completed his 4th season on the Saints personnel. The job was his very first in the NFL after 15 years at the college level. He signs up with previous Panthers assistant Jake Peetz as coaches heading to LSU from the expert ranks.

The Saints are likewise anticipated to lose assistant head coach/tight ends coach Dan Campbell. Reports suggest the Lions are set to work with Campbell as their next head coach.

Report: Saints DL coach Ryan Nielsen set to end up being LSU protective organizer initially appeared on Pro Football Talk

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.