LSU Sports has officially announced Bellini as a new member (repeat) of their coaching staff.
“We are privileged to have one of the top defensive coordinators in all of football in Bo Pelini join our staff,” Orgeron said. “Bo has had some of the best defenses in football during his career and we are looking forward to him bringing his tremendous amount of knowledge and expertise back to LSU to continue to win championships.”
A reunion is happening between LSU and their former defensive coordinator Bo Pelini.
According to Brett McMurphy of the Stadium Network, Bo Pelini has been offered the defensive coordinator position at LSU.
Youngstown State coach & former Nebraska coach Bo Pelini has been offered LSU defensive coordinator position & is expected to accept it, sources told @Stadium— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) January 27, 2020
.@21WFMJSports Sources close to YSU Football program confirm Bo Pelini is leaving for LSU. He’ll meet with team later this afternoon.— Dana Balash (@DanaBalash21) January 27, 2020
NEWS: Former #Huskers coach and current Youngstown State coach Bo Pelini is expected to replace Dave Aranda as #LSU‘s next defensive coordinator, sources tell @SINow.— Ross Dellenger (@RossDellenger) January 27, 2020
Pelini’s multi-year deal will pay him around $2M a year. He served as DC under Les Miles from 2005-07.
Bo Pelini was the defensive coordinator at LSU from 2005-07.