Report: Former Packers WR Jordy Nelson visiting the Saints

Report: Former Packers WR Jordy Nelson visiting the Saints
Jordy Nelson is visiting the Saints according to Adam Schefter. Source: Nola.com

(WVUE) - On Tuesday the Packers agreed to terms with Saints target Jimmy Graham. Green Bay also released wide receiver Jordy Nelson. Today, Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting Nelson is planning to visit the Saints.

Nelson will also visit the Raiders and Seahwaks according to Schefter.

Nelson was scheduled to make $10.25 million in salary and bonuses in the final season of a four-year, $39 million contract. By cutting Nelson, the Packers saved $10 million salary cap space.

Nelson led the NFL in touchdowns in 2016.

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