Grade the Premium Rounds of the 2010 Draft

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  1. Goatcheese

    Goatcheese Texan

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    Grading methodology

    A : Nailed the pick and couldn't have done any better

    B : Got value at a need position or a luxury steal

    C : Got value or reached to fill a need

    D : Reached for a luxury pick or major reach for a need position

    F : WTF?

    Round 1

    SLR 1 Sam Bradford B : I don't know how you pass on Suh
    DET 2 Ndamukong Suh A
    TBB 3 Gerald McCoy A
    WAS 4 Trent Williams B
    KCC 5 Eric Berry A
    SEA 6 Russell Okung B
    CLE 7 Joe Haden C : Good player but they have solid corners
    OAK 8 Rolando McClain C : Good player but wasn't really a need
    BUF 9 C.J. Spiller D : luxury pick for a team with a lot of problems
    JAX 10 Tyson Alualu D : Major reach for a need position
    SF4 11 Anthony Davis B
    SDC 12 Ryan Mathews C : Mathews is a solid prospect but 12 is 10 picks too high
    PHI 13 Brandon Graham B
    SEA 14 Earl Thomas A
    NYG 15 Jason Pierre-Paul D : I just don't like JPP. He hasn't done enough to deserve a 1st round pick
    TEN 16 Derrick Morgan A : Great player who should have gone sooner
    SF4 17 Mike Iupati A
    PIT 18 Maurkice Pouncey A
    ATL 19 Sean Weatherspoon C
    HOU 20 Kareem Jackson B : I figured he would go a little later but the value from 20-25 was fairly flat
    CIN 21 Jermaine Gresham B
    DEN 22 Demaryius Thomas B
    GBP 23 Bryan Bulaga A
    DAL 24 Dez Bryant C : a luxury pick on a player with health and character issues
    DEN 25 Tim Tebow F : No seriously, WTF?
    ARZ 26 Dan Williams B
    NEP 27 Devin McCourty C
    MIA 28 Jared Odrick A
    NYJ 29 Kyle Wilson B
    DET 30 Jahvid Best C
    IND 31 Jerry Hughes B
    NOS 32 Patrick Robinson C : seems like they panicked when the corners flew off the board in the 20s and reached to grab one

    Round 2 FIGHT!

    SLR 1 Rodger Saffold A
    MIN 2 Chris Cook B
    TBB 3 Brian Price B
    KCC 4 Dexter McCluster D
    PHI 5 Nate Allen B
    CLE 6 T.J. Ward D
    TBB 7 Arrelious Benn A
    MIA 8 Koa Misi C
    BUF 9 Torell Troup D
    NEP 10 Rob Gronkowski C
    BAL 11 Sergio Kindle A
    OAK 12 Lamarr Houston B
    DEN 13 Zane Beadles D
    NYG 14 Linval Joseph C
    ARZ 15 Daryl Washington A
    CAR 16 Jimmy Clausen B : only a little later than I expected him to go
    SF4 17 Taylor Mays B
    KCC 18 Javier Arenas D
    MIN 19 Toby Gerhart C
    PIT 20 Jason Worilds C
    NEP 21 Jermaine Cunningham F
    CIN 22 Carlos Dunlap A
    DAL 23 Sean Lee A
    GBP 24 Michael Neal F
    BAL 25 Terrence Cody A
    HOU 26 Ben Tate C : With who was still available this was a reach
    CLE 27 Montario Hardesty C
    SEA 28 Golden Tate B
    NYJ 29 Vladimir Ducasse B
    NEP 30 Brandon Spikes C
    IND 31 Patrick Angerer D
    NOS 32 Charles Brown A

    Round 3

    SLR 1 Jerome Murphy B
    DET 2 Amari Spievey B
    TBB 3 Myron Lewis D
    KCC 4 Jon Asamoah A
    OAK 5 Edwin Veldheer C
    BAL 6 Ed Dickson C
    GBP 7 Morgan Burnett D
    BUF 8 Alex Carrington B
    MIA 9 John Jerry B
    JAX 10 D'Anthony Smith D
    CHI 11 Major Wright D
    NYG 12 Chad Jones D
    TEN 13 Damian Williams A
    CAR 14 Brandon LaFell B
    SDC 15 Donald Butler D
    DEN 16 J.D. Walton D
    HOU 17 Earl Mitchell D
    PIT 18 Emmanuel Sanders B
    ATL 19 Corey Peters C
    CIN 20 Jordan Shipley B
    CLE 21 Colt McCoy A
    PHI 22 Daniel Te'o-Nesheim F
    DEN 23 Eric Decker B
    ARZ 24 Andre Roberts C
    CAR 25 Armanti Edwards D
    NEP 26 Taylor Price B
    SF4 27 Navorro Bowman A
    CLE 28 Shawn Lauvao D
    KCC 29 Tony Moeaki D
    IND 30 Kevin Thomas C
    NOS 31 Jimmy Graham D
    CIN 32 Brandon Ghee B
    TEN 33 Rennie Curran C
    ATL 34 Mike Johnson C

    Best draft
    San Francisco 49ers

    Worst draft
    Jacksonville Jaguars

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