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DL Coach Ryan Nielsen

Young DL Coach Ryan Nielsen looked for consistency from his front four in spring. He was also demanding daily improvement. According to the first-year mentor, that's what he got.

When Ryan Nielsen came to Ole Miss in January, he expected to spend two years as the defensive graduate assistant. Due to the well-publicized off-the-field woes of former Defensive Line Coach Joe Cullen, Nielsen was thrust into a new role being "the guy" in the coaching of the defensive line. He believes he's ready for the challenge, as does Ed Orgeron, who is tutoring Nielsen – who played DL at...

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