The offseason has begun, and rumors are swirling about coaches and players for the New Orleans Saints.
In a truly local football story emerging, Jane Slater of NFL Network reports LSU wants to hire Saints defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen to be their defensive coordinator but New Orleans is currently not willing to sign off on the move.
One would think the parties involved would come to an agreement to allow Nielsen to presumably earn a significant raise with a higher profile position despite the move down to college. However, that remains to be seen.
Meanwhile, NFL reporter Ian...