2010 NFL Draft: Fourth Round Grades

Benjamin C. KleinCorrespondent IApril 24, 2010

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 27: Offensive lineman Bruce Campbell of Maryland runs during the NFL Scouting Combine presented by Under Armour at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 27, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)
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99. St. Louis Rams

Mardy Gilyard: A

Gilyard can be Bradford’s best friend from the slot.

 

100. Minnesota Vikings

Everson Griffen: A

A good value, and Griffen can learn from Jared Allen.

 

101. Tampa Bay Bucs

Mike Williams: B

Only concern is character. Bucs might be building a PR nightmare.

 

102. Houston Texans

Daryl Sharpton: D

Too high for a versatile LB backup when they have other needs.

 

103.  Washington Redskins

Perry Riley: C

Adds depth to their ILB crew, but will he ever see field?

 

104. Tennessee Titans

Alterraun Verner: B+

A good fit as a slot CB.

 

105. Philadelphia Eagles

Trevard Lindley: C

Fills a need but not ready to play as a starter on NFL level.

 

106. Oakland Raiders:

Bruce Campbell: A

A lot of pundits thought he would be Oakland’s reach pick. Not their savvy one.

 

107. Buffalo Bills

Marcus Easley: A

Excellent developmental WR who will make his presence felt on special teams.

 

108. Oakland Raiders

Jacoby Ford: A

Perfect spot for Oakland to take him. Good potential as a slot guy.

 

109. Chicago Bears

Corey Wootton: B

Health is the key to his success.

 

110. San Diego Chargers

Darrell Stuckey: B

A bit high but excellent developmental safety prospect.

 

111. Seattle Seahawks

Walter Thurmond: A-

If he can stay healthy, he will be a starter.

 

112. New York Jets

Joe McKnight: A-

A good complimentary piece that fits, however, a limited ceiling.

 

113. New England Patriots

Aaron Hernandez: A

Tom Brady couldn’t be happier. Patriots are on fire.

 

114. Baltimore Ravens

Dennis Pitta: B

Must be kicking themselves they missed on Hernandez. Still a nice consolation.

 

115. New York Giants

Phillip Dillard: B

Lacks playing experience but has high upside. Impressive senior year.

 

116. Pittsburgh Steelers

Thaddeus Gibson: A

Dick LeBeau loves to attack, attack, attack, attack, attack, and attack.

 

117. Atlanta Falcons

Joe Hawley: A

Good short-term interior backup, excellent long-term starting center.

 

118. Houston Texans

Garrett Graham: B

A bit high but solid Owen Daniels insurance.

 

119. Miami Dolphins

A.J. Edds: B

A reach but a nice run-stuffing OLB for their 3-4.

 

120. Cincinnati Bengals

Geno Atkins: C

Bengals need to stop only drafting boom or bust prospects.

 

121. Philadelphia Eagles

Keenan Clayton: B+

Good depth and long-term starter if Ernie Sims doesn’t work out.

 

122. Philadelphia Eagles

Mike Kafka: A

Andy Reid knows how to locate and develop quarterbacks.

 

123. New Orleans Saints

Al Woods: A

A quality run stuffer, a big need area for the Saints.

 

124. Carolina Panthers

Eric Norwood: A

Great value and potential starter at the SAM.

 

125. Philadelphia Eagles

Clay Harbor: B

Slight reach but provides a nice developmental TE and depth in the short-term.

 

126. Dallas Cowboys

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah: A

Great value at a position of need. Special teams dynamo.

 

127. Seattle Seahawks

E.J. Wilson: B

Solid two-down, run-stuffing end, no more no less.

 

128. Detroit Lions

Jason Fox: B+

Short-term depth and possible long-term starter.

 

129. Indianapolis Colts

Jacques McClendon: A

A shocker, Colts draft a run-blocking guard.

 

130. Arizona Cardinals

O’Brien Schofield: A

Health is a huge issue, but even if he busts it's a great, gutsy move.

 

131. Cincinnati Bengals

Roddrick Muckelroy: B

Rey Maualuga bonehead insurance. Limited starting potential.