NFL Draft Report: Free/Strong Safeties

NFL scout Dave-Te' Thomas ranks the 169 safeties — the 100 strong safeties, led by Alabama's Mark Barron, and the 69 free safeties, led by Harrison Smith. This is obviously a critical need for the Packers after the release of Nick Collins.

THE 2012 STRONG SAFETY REPORT CARD

Round: 1 Grade: 7.0

BARRON, Mark  

Alabama

Height: 6:010 Weight: 213 40 time: 4.54


Round: 4-5 Grade: 5.8

ALLEN, Antonio  

South Carolina

Height: 6:014 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.58


Round: 4 Grade: 5.7

TAYLOR, Brandon  

Louisiana State

Height: 5:112 Weight: 209 40 time: 4.50


Round: 5 Grade: 5.4

IHENACHO, Duke  

San Jose State

Height: 6:001 Weight: 213 40 time: 4.66


Round: 5-6 Grade: 5.3

PLEASANT, Eddie  

Oregon

Height: 5:101 Weight: 211 40 time: 4.53


Round: 6 Grade: 5.2

McCRAY, Kelcie  

Arkansas State

Height: 6:016 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.53


Round: 6-7 Grade: 5.1

JONES, Jeremy (FS)

Wayne State (MI)

Height: 5:094 Weight: 197 40 time: 4.58


Round: 7/FA Grade: 5.0

RICHARD, Donovan  

South Carolina State

Height: 5:116 Weight: 214 40 time: 4.44


Round: 7 Grade: 5.0

DANIELS, Matt  

Duke

Height: 5:116 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.49


Round: 7 Grade: 4.8

CATTOUSE, Sean  

California

Height: 6:021 Weight: 211 40 time: 4.74


Round: 7 Grade: 4.8

MERLETTI, Matt  

North Carolina

Height: 5:100 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.62


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.9

RICHARDSON, Sean  

Vanderbilt

Height: 6:024 Weight: 216 40 time: 4.43


Round: 7 Grade: 4.9

THOMAS, Johnny (J)

Oklahoma State

Height: 5:103 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.57



Dave-Te's Grades


96 Tailbacks
41 Tight Ends
101 Receivers
54 Quarterbacks
90 Offensive Tackles
115 Offensive Guards
36 Offensive Centers
80 Defensive Tackles
66 Conventional DEs
39 Rush Ends
79 Outside Linebackers
73 Inside Linebackers
138 Cornerbacks
169 Free and Strong Safeties

Round: 6-7 Grade: 4.9

MITCHELL, Charles  

Mississippi State

Height: 5:106 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.56


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.9

GUY, Winston  

Kentucky

Height: 6:007 Weight: 218 40 time: 4.62


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.9

McMILLIAN, Jerron  

Maine

Height: 5:111 Weight: 203 40 time: 4.47


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

MORGAN, Keith  

Bowling Green

Height: 5:106 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.53


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

MORRIS-BERNSTINE, Jordan  

Iowa

Height: 5:101 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.43


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

JOHNSON, Matt  

Eastern Washington

Height: 6:005 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.53


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

SHEAD, Deshawn  

Portland State

Height: 6:014 Weight: 220 40 time: 4.49


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

GUMBS, Jose  

Monmouth (NJ)

Height: 5:102 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.48


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

SANDERSFELD, Travis  

Colorado

Height: 6:004 Weight: 209 40 time: 4.52


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

JACKSON, Damien  

Mississippi

Height: 6:017 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.69


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

DYE, Tony  

UCLA

Height: 5:103 Weight: 201 40 time: 4.57


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

SCOTT, Christian  

Texas

Height: 5:116 Weight: 220 40 time: 4.58


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

QUARLES, Cyhl  

Wake Forest

Height: 6:014 Weight: 213 40 time: 4.54


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

HOWELL, Delano  

Stanford

Height: 5:107 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.61


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

BAKER, Sean  

Ball State

Height: 5:113 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.65


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

NELSON, Jerico  

Arkansas

Height: 5:087 Weight: 203 40 time: 4.57


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

HARTMAN, Tysyn  

Kansas State

Height: 6:025 Weight: 218 40 time: 4.66


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

FLOYD, Clint  

Arizona State

Height: 5:100 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.64


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

JACKSON, Kenji  

Missouri

Height: 5:100 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.62


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

MITCHELL, Lance  

Oregon State

Height: 6:017 Weight: 207 40 time: 4.58


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

CASSIDY, Austin  

Nebraska

Height: 6:003 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.67


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

WHITE, Corey  

Samford

Height: 5:114 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.53


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

PRELOW, Darius  

Louisiana-Monroe

Height: 5:116 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.64


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

SUKAY, Nick  

Penn State

Height: 6:006 Weight: 215 40 time: 4.69


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

VOLCIN, Ricardo  

Norfolk State

Height: 6:015 Weight: 214 40 time: 4.57


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

FAULCON, Chad  

Montclair State (NJ)

Height: 5:105 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.63


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

JENKINS, Darrell  

McNeese State

Height: 5:095 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.62


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

ELDER, Eddie  

Arizona State

Height: 5:095 Weight: 190 40 time: 4.57


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

ASTORINO, Drew  

Penn State

Height: 5:095 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.66


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

BROWN, Omar  

Marshall

Height: 5:105 Weight: 192 40 time: 4.73


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

CUBA, Tekerrein  

Texas Christian

Height: 6:022 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.65


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

EVANS, Albert  

Purdue

Height: 5:114 Weight: 209 40 time: 4.87


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

HENRY, Trulon  

Illinois

Height: 5:116 Weight: 214 40 time: 4.69


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

NELSON, Vidal  

James Madison

Height: 5:102 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.63


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

JONES, Marshall  

Southern California

Height: 5:106 Weight: 196 40 time: 4.67


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

THOMAS, Bryan  

North Alabama

Height: 5:112 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.68


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

KROBOTH, Kevin  

Temple

Height: 6:000 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.62


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

SMITH, Jonathan  

North Carolina

Height: 6:021 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.61


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

GRAY, Gary (CB) 

Notre Dame

Height: 5:104 Weight: 193 40 time: 4.72


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

PARKS, Terrance  

Florida State

Height: 6:011 Weight: 228 40 time: 4.65


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

HORTON, Shane  

Southern California

Height: 6:012 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.60


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

FEBIS, Cedric  

Boise State

Height: 6:023 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.72


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

WESTGATE, Sean  

UCLA

Height: 5:106 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.67


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

FORD, Elton  

Arkansas

Height: 5:105 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.56


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

LOTT, Marcus  

Coastal Carolina

Height: 6:007 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.69


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

PERKINS, Anthony  

Colorado

Height: 5:101 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.66


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

THOMAS, Lattarius  

Eastern Michigan

Height: 6:010 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.62


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

VEREEN, Daryl  

Tennessee

Height: 5:111 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.58


Round: CMP Grade: 4.5

GUPTON, Brian  

North Carolina

Height: 6:017 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

PROCTOR, Sam  

Oklahoma

Height: 6:00 Weight: 220 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

ROYSTON, Kim  

Minnesota

Height: 5:10 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.65


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

DELEGAL, Jordan  

Northern Illinois

Height: 6:00 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.67


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

BENTON, Ter'ran  

Iowa State

Height: 5:115 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.67


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

ROSAMONDA, Nick  

North Greenville

Height: 6:01 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.57


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

BLANFORT, Bryan  

Southeast Missouri

Height: 6:011 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.64


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

BALLARD, Isaiah  

Findlay (OH)

Height: 5:10 Weight: 219 40 time: 4.56


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

WINFIELD, Alonzo  

Gardner-Webb

Height: 6:00 Weight: 215 40 time: 4.55


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

FOBBS, Johnny  

Texas Christian

Height: 6:00 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

BIRD, Greg  

Utah

Height: 6:02 Weight: 217 40 time: 4.63


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

HOWARD, Joshua  

Ball State

Height: 6:00 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.78


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

RUSSELL, Eric  

Middle Tennessee State

Height: 5:09 Weight: 178 40 time: 4.70


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

BARTELS, Marcus  

Florida Atlantic

Height: 5:08 Weight: 182 40 time: 4.70


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

FANOR, Jean  

Bethune-Cookman

Height: 6:01 Weight: 203 40 time: 4.63


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

MILLER, Reshaude  

Morgan State

Height: 6:034 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.97


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

WIGGINS, Doug  

Western Michigan

Height: 5:10 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

JEFFERSON, Curtis  

West Texas A&M

Height: 5:10 Weight: 190 40 time: 4.58


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

JACOBS, Bradley  

East Carolina

Height: 5:09 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.70


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

ARNOLD, David  

Northwestern

Height: 6:00 Weight: 222 40 time: 4.76


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

WHITFIELD, Cory  

Texas A&M-Commerce

Height: 6:02 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

McCLENTON, Walter  

Utah State

Height: 5:11 Weight: 192 40 time: 4.78


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

OLIVER, Nate  

Ohio State

Height: 5:11 Weight: 223 40 time: 4.84


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BRYANT, Derrick  

Louisiana State

Height: 5:11 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

McCLELLAN, Patrick  

Eastern Kentucky

Height: 6:03 Weight: 220 40 time: 4.73


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

HARRIS, Erik  

California (PA)

Height: 6:02 Weight: 226 40 time: 4.60


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

KANONGATAA, Loka  

San Diego University

Height: 5:09 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.69


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

DAVIS, Brandon  

San Diego State

Height: 6:00 Weight: 190 40 time: 4.62


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

HERD, Ivory  

Colorado State

Height: 5:10 Weight: 201 40 time: 4.90


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

SMITH, Eain  

West Virginia

Height: 5:11 Weight: 203 40 time: 4.69


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

DUNHAM, Geoff  

Yale

Height: 6:02 Weight: 217 40 time: 4.76


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

PEYTON, Stephen  

Brown

Height: 6:02 Weight: 226 40 time: 4.70


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

LARCHE, Joe  

Sacramento State

Height: 5:11 Weight: 210 40 time: 4.69


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

MORROW, Diauntae  

Toledo

Height: 6:00 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

WARE, John  

North Alabama

Height: 5:10 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.70


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

STANAWAY, Travis  

Boise State

Height: 5:11 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.72


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

DRANE, Jarrell  

Indiana

Height: 6:02 Weight: 212 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

UALE, Travis  

Brigham Young

Height: 6:02 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.68


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

RICHARDSON, Wesley  

Cincinnati

Height: 5:11 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.74




THE 2012 FREE SAFETY REPORT CARD

Round: 1-2 Grade: 6.7

SMITH, Harrison (SS)

Notre Dame

Height: 6:017 Weight: 213 40 time: 4.54


Round: 2-3 Grade: 6.0

ILOKA, George  

Boise State

Height: 6:035 Weight: 225 40 time: 4.60


Round: 3-4 Grade: 5.7

ROBINSON, Trenton  

Michigan State

Height: 5:096 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.46


Round: 3-4 Grade: 5.6

MARTIN, Markelle  

Oklahoma State

Height: 6:006 Weight: 207 40 time: 4.60


Round: 4 Grade: 5.5

HARDIN, Brandon (SS)

Oregon State

Height: 6:030 Weight: 217 40 time: 4.43


Round: 4-5 Grade: 5.4

THOMPSON, Christian  

South Carolina State

Height: 6:003 Weight: 211 40 time: 4.49


Round: 5 Grade: 5.3

HENRY, Aaron  

Wisconsin

Height: 6:000 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.54


Round: 5-6 Grade: 5.1

BETHEL, Justin  

Presbyterian

Height: 5:115 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.56


Round: 6 Grade: 5.0

CAMPBELL, D.J.  

California

Height: 6:000 Weight: 201 40 time: 4.54


Round: 6-7 Grade: 5.0

WILSON, Tavon  

Illinois

Height: 5:116 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.53


Round: 7 Grade: 4.9

JACKSON, Janzen (J) 

McNeese State

Height: 5:114 Weight: 188 40 time: 4.61


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.9

RICHARDSON, Quinton  

Washington

Height: 5:111 Weight: 204 40 time: 4.41


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.9

THOMAS, Phillip (J)  

Syracuse

Height: 5:105 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.68


Round: 7/FA Grade: 4.8

BUSH, Josh  

Wake Forest

Height: 5:110 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.56


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

THORPE, Neiko  

Auburn

Height: 6:012 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.44


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

WHITLEY, Eddie  

Virginia Tech

Height: 6:001 Weight: 191 40 time: 4.42


Round: PFA Grade: 4.8

BADEMOSI, Johnson  

Stanford

Height: 6:006 Weight: 201 40 time: 4.46


Round: PFA Grade: 4.7

WOOLFOLK, Troy  

Michigan

Height: 5:107 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.58


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

YOUNG, Jerrell  

South Florida

Height: 6:010 Weight: 202 40 time: 4.59


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

NICOLAS, JoJo  

Miami

Height: 6:005 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.56


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

GIDEON, Blake  

Texas

Height: 6:000 Weight: 204 40 time: 4.61


Round: FA Grade: 4.7

MCLEOD, Rodney  

Virginia

Height: 5:096 Weight: 183 40 time: 4.59


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

GOLDEN, Robert  

Arizona

Height: 5:117 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.55


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

THOMAS, Tramain  

Arkansas

Height: 5:117 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.63


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

GIPSON, Tashuan  

Wyoming

Height: 5:113 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.62


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

MARROW, Desmond  

Toledo

Height: 6:022 Weight: 208 40 time: 4.54


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

PETERS, Brian  (SS)

Northwestern

Height: 6:033 Weight: 215 40 time: 4.63


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

REYNOLDS, DeVonte  

Norfolk State

Height: 6:030 Weight: 203 40 time: 4.48


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

COSTON, Trevor  

Maine

Height: 5:101 Weight: 199 40 time: 4.42


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

BANJO, Chris  

Southern Methodist

Height: 5:101 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.50


Round: FA Grade: 4.6

DREHER, Derek  

Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Height: 6:011 Weight: 211 40 time: 4.59


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

HUNTER, Trent  

Texas A&M

Height: 5:100 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.63


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

BENDER, Jamie

Alabama-Birmingham

Height: 5:100 Weight: 214 40 time: 4.54


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

EAVES, Daniel  

North Dakota State

Height: 6:011 Weight: 200 40 time: 4.58


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

MOSLEY, Corey  

Virginia

Height: 5:096 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.65


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

SMITH, Taiedo  

Kentucky

Height: 5:115 Weight: 193 40 time: 4.61


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

PRESLEY, Kendrick  

Southern Mississippi

Height: 6:010 Weight: 204 40 time: 4.54


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

THOMAS, Michael  

Stanford

Height: 5:100 Weight: 185 40 time: 4.56


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

BONNER, Wade  

Mississippi State

Height: 5:090 Weight: 193 40 time: 4.55


Round: FA Grade: 4.5

ELLIS, Dominique  

South Carolina State

Height: 5:101 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.55


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

SAENZ, Nick  

Houston

Height: 6:001 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.48


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

DAVIS, Jon  

Air Force

Height: 6:012 Weight: 206 40 time: 4.59


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

LEACOCK, Jovan  

Bowling Green

Height: 5:091 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.52


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

HIXSON, Nick  

Hillsdale

Height: 6:003 Weight: 189 40 time: 4.53


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

ANDERSON, Shawn  

California (PA)

Height: 6:003 Weight: 172 40 time: 4.48


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

GREEN, Robby  

California (PA)

Height: 6:000 Weight: 180 40 time: 4.75


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

CARR, John  

Central Michigan

Height: 6:001 Weight: 199 40 time: 4.49


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

WILLIAMS, Michael  

Bethune-Cookman

Height: 6:010 Weight: 194 40 time: 4.62


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

JOSEPH, Dom  

Virginia

Height: 6:002 Weight: 190 40 time: 4.57


Round: CMP Grade: 4.4

LEWIS-HARRIS, Chris

Tennessee-Chattanooga

Height: 5:101 Weight: 180 40 time: 4.48


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

FENNER, Chandler  

Holy Cross

Height: 6:001 Weight: 198 40 time: 4.55


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

HAWKINS, Dominique  

North Dakota

Height: 5:110 Weight: 192 40 time: 4.63


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

EVANS, Mike  

Louisville

Height: 5:094 Weight: 185 40 time: 4.64


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

PETIT, Joe  

Buffalo

Height: 6:001 Weight: 184 40 time: 4.57


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BAILEY, Mychal  

Kentucky

Height: 5:106 Weight: 180 40 time: 4.65


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

REID, Rashaad  

Georgia Tech

Height: 5:095 Weight: 199 40 time: 4.64


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BRYANT, Jaquan  

Marist

Height: 6:006 Weight: 187 40 time: 4.58


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

ADKINS, Chris  

Indiana

Height: 6:000 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.64


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BUTLER, Tyson  

South Florida

Height: 5:106 Weight: 205 40 time: 4.75


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

STOKES, Lionel  

Louisiana-Lafayette

Height: 5:091 Weight: 180 40 time: 4.54


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

WILLIAMS, Willie  

Eastern Michigan

Height: 5:105 Weight: 190 40 time: 4.60


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

GERMANY, Alex  

San Jose State

Height: 5:081 Weight: 185 40 time: 4.67


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

ST. FORT, Markinley  

Alabama State

Height: 5:095 Weight: 178 40 time: 4.64


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

JOHNSON, Michael  

Miles College

Height: 5:085 Weight: 178 40 time: 4.80


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BROWN, Nate  

Louisiana-Monroe

Height: 5:090 Weight: 183 40 time: 4.75


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

LASTER, Clarence  

Southwestern Oklahoma

Height: 5:094 Weight: 184 40 time: 4.73


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

BUTLER, Lee  

Duke

Height: 5:110 Weight: 185 40 time: 4.54


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

SMITH, Elijah-Blu  

Colorado State

Height: 5:111 Weight: 195 40 time: 4.58


Round: CMP Grade: 4.3

GIST, Michael  

Brevard

Height: 6:001 Weight: 185 40 time: 4.73



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