Dabo Swinney is reaching into the SEC West to fill one of his coaching staff vacancies at Clemson.

Matt Zenitz of On3 Sports reported that Clemson is expected to hire Auburn’s Nick Eason, a former Clemson and NFL defensive lineman, as a defensive line coach.

A team captain and All-ACC defensive lineman at Clemson, Eason played in the NFL from 2003-12 before coaching the position for the Cleveland Browns, Tennessee Titans and Cincinnati Bengals from 2013-20.

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