Nelson is signing a contract with the Saints, Josh Katzenstein of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Nelson has appeared in 20 games over four seasons, seeming limited reps on both defense and special teams. He's likely facing an uphill battle to win a roster spot in New Orleans.

More News
Our Latest Stories
  • ingramkamarasaints.jpg

    Running back Tiers 3.0

    Rookies! Injuries! Depth charts! The running back landscape has changed after one week of preseason...

  • alshon-jeffery.jpg

    WR Tiers 3.0

    The first week of the preseason didn't bring many changes to Dave Richard's Tiers, though the...

  • andrew-luck.jpg

    QB Tiers 3.0

    Andrew Luck's preseason debut and injuries in Philadelphia highlight changes in Dave Richard's...