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The draft is complete and the grades are in. See who got the best grades and who got the worst.

Al Bello

Another year of the SB Nation blogger mock draft is in the books. What started on April 2 – when Teddy Bridgewater was still in discussion for the top pick – is now complete.

SBN’s 32 NFL team sites came together to make the picks from their teams. Then, you graded each and every one of them. Some of the grades hit high marks, though there was just one "A" selection.

Conversely, there were no "F" grades and only two "D+" selections.

Grade-wise, no team had worse overall grades than the San Diego Chargers. In the first round, Bolts with the Blue went with Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby, scoring an unfavorable 2.37 average. It got worse in the second with a 1.75 and a "C-" for offensive tackle Ja’Wuan James. The James selection got the worst grade of the second round. The grades for the Minnesota Vikings and Daily Norseman were just about as bad. They went with quarterback Derek Carr in the first round and linebacker Kyle Van Noy in the second. Those picks were a "D+" and a "C+," respectively.

San Francisco graded out well with two picks. At No. 30, Niners Nation went with cornerback Jason Verrett and hit a 3.35. At No. 56, wide receiver Cody Latimer scored a 3.22. San Francisco’s final pick of pass rusher Marcus Smith got just a 2.57.

The pick grades are tabulated completely off reader vote using the classic 4.0 scale.

Unquestionably, the best choice of the second round was from the Chicago Bears at No. 51. Windy City Gridiron landed Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix, which graded out as a "B." Putting the grades aside, Chicago may have added the most impact of all with Nix and safety Calvin Pryor.

The Buffalo Bills also did well with instant-impact choices made by Buffalo Rumblings, getting wide receiver Mike Evans in the first round and safety Jimmie Ward in the second. The grades on Ward are maybe the most questionable from the readers. It scored just a 2.49 for a "C+" even though Ward could immediately step in Jairus Byrd's spot on the roster.

Overall, the riskiest picks made in this mock draft were made by the New Orleans Saints and Canal Street Chronicles. In the first round, the Saints got Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, and in the second went with Nebraska cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste. Both players are supremely talented and have incredible size for their respective positions. Both, however, are raw and flawed players.

The top players still on board, based on the Mocking the Draft top 200, are Oregon State defensive end Scott Crichton, Florida State defensive back Lamarcus Joyner, LSU wide receiver Jarvis Landry, Vanderbilt cornerback Andre Hal and Virginia Tech cornerback Antone Exum.

The top grades are still from the first round with Big Cat Country’s choice of Jadeveon Clowney at No. 3 getting the highest grade at 3.76. It was the only "A" grade of the draft. The highest second-round grade went to Revenge of the Birds who gave the Arizona Cardinals safety Deone Bucannon. The pick scored a "B+" with a 3.44 average.

Here's how the draft played out:

1. Houston Texans: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville (pick) 2.28 C+
2. St. Louis Rams: Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (pick) 1.29 D+
3. Jacksonville Jaguars: Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina (pick) 3.76 A-
4. Cleveland Browns: Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn (pick) 2.52 C+
5. Oakland Raiders: Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida (pick) 2.43 C+
6. Atlanta Falcons: Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo (pick) 3.33 B+
7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson (pick) 3.59 B+
8. Minnesota Vikings: Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State (pick) 1.63 D+
9. Buffalo Bills: Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M (pick) 2.96 B
10. Detroit Lions: Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M (pick) 2.68 B-
11. Tennessee Titans: Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA (pick) 3.27 B
12. New York Giants: Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan (pick) 3.13 B
13. St. Louis Rams: Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix, S, Alabama (pick) 3.39 B+
14. Chicago Bears: Calvin Pryor, S, Louisville (pick) 2.51 C+
15. Pittsburgh Steelers: Aaron Donald, DL, Pittsburgh (pick) 2 C
16. Dallas Cowboys: Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame (pick) 2.58 C+
17. Baltimore Ravens: Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State (pick) 2.31 C+
18. New York Jets: Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina (pick) 3.51 B+
19. Miami Dolphins: C.J. Mosley, LB, Alabama (pick) 3.21 B
20. Arizona Cardinals: Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri (pick) 2.99 B
21. Green Bay Packers: Ryan Shazier, LB, Ohio State (pick) 2.32 C+
22. Philadelphia Eagles: Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech (pick) 2.61 C+
23. Kansas City Chiefs: Odell Beckham Jr., WR, LSU (pick) 3.16 B
24. Cincinnati Bengals: Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State (pick) 3.44 B+
25. San Diego Chargers: Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State (pick) 2.37 C+
26. Cleveland Browns: Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State (pick) 2.73 B-
27. New Orleans Saints: Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State (pick) 2.58 C+
28. Carolina Panthers: Marqise Lee, WR, USC (pick) 3.21 B
29. New England Patriots: Dee Ford, DE, Auburn (pick) 2.5 C+
30. San Francisco 49ers: Jason Verrett, CB, TCU (pick) 3.35 B+
31. Denver Broncos: Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA (pick) 3.35 B+
32. Seattle Seahawks: Ra’Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota (pick) 3.07 B

33. Houston Texans: Stephon Tuitt, DE/DT, Notre Dame (pick)
2.43 C+
34. Washington Redskins: Cyrus Kouandjio, OT, Alabama (pick)
3.18 B
35. Cleveland Browns: Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt (pick)
2.26 C
36. Oakland Raiders: Timmy Jernigan, DT, Florida State (pick)
2.53 C+
37. Atlanta Falcons: Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia (pick)
2.87 B-
38. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington (pick)
2.8 B-
39. Jacksonville Jaguars: Marcus Martin, C, Southern California (pick)
2.84 B-
40. Minnesota Vikings: Kyle Van Noy, OLB, BYU (pick)
2.39 C+
41. Buffalo Bills: Jimmie Ward, S, Northern Illinois (pick)
2.49 C+
42. Tennessee Titans: Tre Mason, RB, Auburn (pick)
3.22 B
43. New York Giants: Allen Robinson, WR, Penn State (pick)
3.06 B
44. St. Louis Rams: Gabe Jackson, G, Mississippi State (pick)
2.77 B-
45. Detroit Lions: Jeremiah Attaochu, DE/OLB, Georgia Tech (pick)
2.66 C+
46. Pittsburgh Steelers: Phillip Gaines, CB, Rice (pick)
2.48 C+
47. Dallas Cowboys: Dominique Easley, DT, Florida (pick)
2.9 B-
48. Baltimore Ravens: Jace Amaro, TE, Texas Tech (pick)
2.73 B-
49. New York Jets: Donte Moncrief, WR, Ole Miss (pick)
2.95 B-
50. Miami Dolphins: Joel Bitonio, G/OT, Nevada (pick)
2.74 B-
51. Chicago Bears: Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame (pick)
3.15 B
52. Arizona Cardinals: Deone Bucannon, S, Washington State (pick)
3.44 B+
53. Green Bay Packers: Troy Niklas, TE, Notre Dame (pick)
2.71 B-
54. Philadelphia Eagles: Davante Adams, WR, Fresno State (pick)
3.05 B
55. Cincinnati Bengals: Weston Richburg, C, Colorado State (pick)
3 B
56. San Francisco 49ers: Cody Latimer, WR, Indiana (pick)
3.22 B
57. San Diego Chargers: Ja'Wuan James, OT, Tennessee (pick)
1.75 C-
58. New Orleans Saints: Stanley Jean-Baptiste, CB, Nebraska (pick)
2.95 B-
59. Indianapolis Colts: Keith McGill, CB, Utah (pick)
2.87 B-
60. Carolina Panthers: Billy Turner, OT, North Dakota State (pick)
2.93 B-
61. San Francisco 49ers: Marcus Smith, DE/OLB, Louisville (pick)
2.57 C+
62. New England Patriots: Carlos Hyde, RB, Ohio State (pick)
2.63 C+
63. Denver Broncos: Demarcus Lawrence, OLB/DE, Boise State (pick)
2.98 B-
64. Seattle Seahawks: Antonio Richardson, OT, Tennessee (pick)
3.29 B

Below are the choices sorted by grade. First-round grades were taken from the first-round recap.

2. St. Louis Rams: Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M 1.29 D+
8. Minnesota Vikings: Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State 1.63 D+
57. San Diego Chargers: Ja'Wuan James, OT, Tennessee 1.75 C-
15. Pittsburgh Steelers: Aaron Donald, DL, Pittsburgh 2 C
35. Cleveland Browns: Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt 2.26 C
1. Houston Texans: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville 2.28 C+
17. Baltimore Ravens: Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State 2.31 C+
21. Green Bay Packers: Ryan Shazier, LB, Ohio State 2.32 C+
25. San Diego Chargers: Bradley Roby, CB, Ohio State 2.37 C+
40. Minnesota Vikings: Kyle Van Noy, OLB, BYU 2.39 C+
5. Oakland Raiders: Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida 2.43 C+
33. Houston Texans: Stephon Tuitt, DE/DT, Notre Dame 2.43 C+
46. Pittsburgh Steelers: Phillip Gaines, CB, Rice 2.48 C+
41. Buffalo Bills: Jimmie Ward, S, Northern Illinois 2.49 C+
29. New England Patriots: Dee Ford, DE, Auburn 2.5 C+
14. Chicago Bears: Calvin Pryor, S, Louisville 2.51 C+
4. Cleveland Browns: Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn 2.52 C+
36. Oakland Raiders: Timmy Jernigan, DT, Florida State 2.53 C+
61. San Francisco 49ers: Marcus Smith, DE/OLB, Louisville 2.57 C+
16. Dallas Cowboys: Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame 2.58 C+
27. New Orleans Saints: Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State 2.58 C+
22. Philadelphia Eagles: Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech 2.61 C+
62. New England Patriots: Carlos Hyde, RB, Ohio State 2.63 C+
45. Detroit Lions: Jeremiah Attaochu, DE/OLB, Georgia Tech 2.66 C+
10. Detroit Lions: Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M 2.68 B-
53. Green Bay Packers: Troy Niklas, TE, Notre Dame 2.71 B-
26. Cleveland Browns: Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State 2.73 B-
48. Baltimore Ravens: Jace Amaro, TE, Texas Tech 2.73 B-
50. Miami Dolphins: Joel Bitonio, G/OT, Nevada 2.74 B-
44. St. Louis Rams: Gabe Jackson, G, Mississippi State 2.77 B-
38. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE, Washington 2.8 B-
39. Jacksonville Jaguars: Marcus Martin, C, Southern California 2.84 B-
37. Atlanta Falcons: Morgan Moses, OT, Virginia 2.87 B-
59. Indianapolis Colts: Keith McGill, CB, Utah 2.87 B-
47. Dallas Cowboys: Dominique Easley, DT, Florida 2.9 B-
60. Carolina Panthers: Billy Turner, OT, North Dakota State 2.93 B-
49. New York Jets: Donte Moncrief, WR, Ole Miss 2.95 B-
58. New Orleans Saints: Stanley Jean-Baptiste, CB, Nebraska 2.95 B-
9. Buffalo Bills: Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M 2.96 B
63. Denver Broncos: Demarcus Lawrence, OLB/DE, Boise State 2.98 B-
20. Arizona Cardinals: Kony Ealy, DE, Missouri 2.99 B
55. Cincinnati Bengals: Weston Richburg, C, Colorado State 3 B
54. Philadelphia Eagles: Davante Adams, WR, Fresno State 3.05 B
43. New York Giants: Allen Robinson, WR, Penn State 3.06 B
32. Seattle Seahawks: Ra’Shede Hageman, DT, Minnesota 3.07 B
12. New York Giants: Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan 3.13 B
51. Chicago Bears: Louis Nix, DT, Notre Dame 3.15 B
23. Kansas City Chiefs: Odell Beckham Jr., WR, LSU 3.16 B
34. Washington Redskins: Cyrus Kouandjio, OT, Alabama 3.18 B
19. Miami Dolphins: C.J. Mosley, LB, Alabama 3.21 B
28. Carolina Panthers: Marqise Lee, WR, USC 3.21 B
42. Tennessee Titans: Tre Mason, RB, Auburn 3.22 B
56. San Francisco 49ers: Cody Latimer, WR, Indiana 3.22 B
11. Tennessee Titans: Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA 3.27 B
64. Seattle Seahawks: Antonio Richardson, OT, Tennessee 3.29 B
6. Atlanta Falcons: Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo 3.33 B+
30. San Francisco 49ers: Jason Verrett, CB, TCU 3.35 B+
31. Denver Broncos: Xavier Su’a-Filo, OG, UCLA 3.35 B+
13. St. Louis Rams: Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix, S, Alabama 3.39 B+
24. Cincinnati Bengals: Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State 3.44 B+
52. Arizona Cardinals: Deone Bucannon, S, Washington State 3.44 B+
18. New York Jets: Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina 3.51 B+
7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson 3.59 B+
3. Jacksonville Jaguars: Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina 3.76 A-