LSU has reportedly settled on who they are going to rent as their subsequent defensive coordinator.
Bruce Feldman of TheAthletic.com stories that the college is expected to hire Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones. Jones interviewed with LSU head coach Ed Orgeron on Monday and labored underneath Dave Aranda at Wisconsin. Aranda left the defensive coordinator job at LSU after the 2019 season to develop into the pinnacle coach of Baylor.
This season was Jones’ first in Minnesota. He’s additionally labored for the Bengals and Dolphins on the skilled degree and at Hawaii and Bowie State within the faculty ranks.
Saints line of defense coach Ryan Nielsen had been a candidate for the job, however he signed a three-year extension that got here with an assistant head coach title to stay in New Orleans.