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2010 NFL Mock Draft

2010 NFL Mock Draft

  1. St. Louis- Sam Bradford QB (Ou)
  2. Detroit- Ndamukong Suh DT (Neb)
  3. Tampa Bay- Gerald McCoy DT (Ou)
  4. Washington- Russell Okung OT (OkSt)
  5. Kansas City- Bryan Bulaga OT (Iowa)
  6. Seattle- Eric Berry S (Ten)
  7. Cleveland- Joe Haden CB (Fla)
  8. Oakland- Trent Williams OT (Ou)
  9. Buffalo- Jimmy Clausen QB (ND)
  10. Jacksonville Derrick Morgan DE (GT)
  11. Denver Maurkice Pouncey C (Fla)
  12. Miami- Dan Williams DT (Ten)
  13. San Francisco- Earl Thomas S (Tex)
  14. Seattle- C.J. Spiller RB (Clem)
  15. NY Giants- Rolando McClain LB (Ala)
  16. Tennessee- Jason Pierre-Paul DE (USF)
  17. San Francisco Anthony Davis OT (Rutg)
  18. Pittsburgh Mike Iupati G (Ida)
  19. Atlanta- Brandon Graham DE (Mich)
  20. Houston Ryan Matthews RB (FreSt)
  21. Cincinnati Dez Bryant WR (OkSt)
  22. New England Jared Odrick DT (Psu)
  23. Green Bay Sergio Kindle DE (Tex)
  24. Philadelphia Taylor Mays FS (USC)
  25. Baltimore Jermaine Gresham TE (OU)
  26. Arizona Sean Weatherspoon OLB (Mizz)
  27. Dallas- Bruce Campbell OT (Md)
  28. San Diego- Terrence Cody DT (Ala)
  29. NY Jets- Golden Tate WR (ND)
  30. Minnesota- Kyle Wilson CB (BoiSt)
  31. Indianapolis Rodger Saffold OT (Iu)
  32. New Orleans Everson Griffin DE (USC) 

 

2010 MLB Preview- Playoff Projections

Tiebreakers

  • Chicago over Minnesota (AL Central Title)
  • Atlanta over Colorado (NL Wild Card)

Divisional Round

NL

  • Philadelphia vs St. Louis (Phillies in 5)
  • San Francisco vs Atlanta (Giants in 4)

AL

  • New York vs Chicago (Yankees in 3)
  • Seattle vs Boston (Mariners in 5)

Championship Series

NL

  • Philadelphia vs San Francisco (Phillies in 6)

AL

  • New York vs Seattle (Yankees in 5)

WORLD SERIES PROJECTION

Philadelphia Phillies vs New York Yankees

(Phillies in 7)

2010 MLB Preview- Awards

Awards

NL

Rookie of the Year

  1. Jason Heyward (Atlanta)
  2. Alcides Escobar (Milwaukee)
  3. Mike Leake (Cincinnati)

CY Young

  1. Roy Halladay (Philadelphia)
  2. Tim Lincecum (San Francisco)
  3. Ubaldo Jimenez (Colorado)

MVP

  1. Chase Utley (Philadelphia)
  2. Albert Pujols (St. Louis)
  3. Troy Tulowitzki (Colorado)

AL

Rookie of the Year

  1. Brian Matusz (Baltimore)
  2. Neftali Feliz (Texas)
  3. Austin Jackson  (Detroit)

CY Young

  1. Felix Hernandez (Sea)
  2. C.C. Sabathia (NY)
  3. Jake Peavy (Chi)

AL MVP

  1. Evan Longoria (Tampa Bay)
  2. Miguel Cabrera (Detroit)
  3. Alex Rodriguez (New York)

 

 

 

2010 MLB Preview- NL West

Projected Standings

  1. San Francisco Giants (95-67)
  2. Colorado Rockies (90-72)
  3. Los Angeles Dodgers (88-74)
  4. Arizona Diamondbacks (80-82)
  5. San Diego Padres (72-90)

Arizona Diamondbacks

  • C- Miguel Montero (7)
  • 1B- Adam Laroche (7)
  • 2B- Kelly Johnson (7)
  • SS- Stephen Drew (7.5^)
  • 3B- Mark Reynolds (8)
  • LF- Gerrardo Parra (7)
  • CF- Chris Young (7)
  • RF- Justin Upton (8^)
  • Uti- Conor Jackson (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Dan Haren (8)
  • 2P- Edwin Jackson (7.5)
  • 3P- Ian Kennedy (7)
  • 4P- Rodrigo Lopez (7)
  • 5P- Brandon Webb (8)
  • .
  • RP- Juan Guttierrez (7^)
  • SU- Bob Howry (7)
  • CL- Chad Qualls (7.5)
  • .
  • Total- 122.5

Colorado Rockies

  • C- Chris Ianneta (7)
  • 1B- Todd Helton (7.5)
  • 2B- Clint Barmes (7)
  • SS- Troy Tulowitzki (8.5)
  • 3B- Ian Stewart (7^)
  • LF- Carlos Gonzalez (7.5^)
  • CF- Dexter Fowler (7^)
  • RF- Brad Hawpe (7.5)
  • Uti- Ryan Spillbourghs (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Ubaldo Jimenez (8.5)
  • 2P- Aaron Cook (7)
  • 3P- Jorge De La Rosa (7.5)
  • 4P- Jason Hammell (7)
  • 5P- Jeff Francis (7)
  • .
  • RP- Manny Corpas (7)
  • SU- Franklin Morales (7.5^)
  • CL- Huston Street (7)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 125

Los Angeles Dodgers

  • C- Russell Martin (7)
  • 1B- James Loney (7.5)
  • 2B- Blake Dewitt (7)
  • SS- Rafael Furcal (7)
  • 3B- Casey Blake (7)
  • LF- Manny Ramirez (8)
  • CF- Matt Kemp (8^)
  • RF- Andre Ethier (8)
  • Uti- Reed Johnson (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Clayton Kershaw (7.5^)
  • 2P- Chad Billingsley (7)
  • 3P- Hiroki Kuroda (7)
  • 4P- Vicente Padilla (7)
  • 5P- Charlie Haeger (6.5^)
  • .
  • RP- Ramon Trancoso (7)
  • SU- George Sherrill (7.5)
  • CL- Jonathan Broxton (8.5)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 124.5 

San Diego Padres

  • C- Nick Hundley (7)
  • 1B- Adrian Gonzalez (8.5)
  • 2B- David Eckstein (7)
  • SS- Everth Cabrera (7.5^)
  • 3B- Chase Headley (7)
  • LF- Kyle Blanks (7^)
  • CF- Tony Gwynn Jr. (7^)
  • RF- Will Venable (7)
  • Uti- Scott Hairston (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Chris Young (7)
  • 2P- Kevin Correia (7)
  • 3P- Jon Garland (7)
  • 4P- Clayton Richard (7^)
  • 5P- Mat Latos (7^)
  • .
  • RP- Luke Gregerson (7)
  • SU- Mike Adams (7)
  • CL- Heath Bell (7.5)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 122

San Francisco Giants

  • C- Bengie Molina (7.5)
  • 1B- Aubrey Huff (7)
  • 2B- Freddy Sanchez (7.5)
  • SS- Edgar Renteria (7)
  • 3B- Pablo Sandoval (8^)
  • LF- Mark Derosa (7)
  • CF- Aaron Rowand (8)
  • RF- John Bowker (7^)
  • Uti- Nate Schierholtz (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Tim Lincecum (9.5)
  • 2P- Matt Cain (8)
  • 3P- Barry Zito (7.5)
  • 4P- Jonathan Sanchez (7^)
  • 5P- Todd Wellemeyer (7)
  • .
  • RP- Sergio Romo (7)
  • SU- Jeremy Affeldt (7.5)
  • CL- Brian Wilson (8)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 127.5

2010 MLB Preview- NL Central

Projected Standings

  1. St. Louis Cardinals (95-67)
  2. Milwaukee Brewers (88-74)
  3. Chicago Cubs (88-74)
  4. Cincinnati Reds (78-84)
  5. Houston Astros (72-90)
  6. Pittsburgh Pirates (64-98)

Chicago Cubs

  • C- Geovany Soto (7)
  • 1B- Derek Lee (8)
  • 2B- Mike Fontenot (7)
  • SS- Ryan Theriot (7)
  • 3B- Aramis Ramirez (8)
  • LF- Alfonso Soriano (7.5)
  • CF- Marlon Byrd (7.5)
  • RF- Kosuke Fukudome (7)
  • Uti- Xavier Nady (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Carlos Zambrano (8)
  • 2P- Ryan Dempster (7.5)
  • 3P- Ted Lilly (7.5)
  • 4P- Randy Wells (7)
  • 5P- Carlos Silva (7)
  • .
  • RP- John Grabow (7)
  • SU- Angel Guzman (7)
  • CL- Carlos Marmol (7.5)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 124.5 

Cincinnati Reds

  • C- Ramon Hernandez (7)
  • 1B- Joey Votto (7.5^)
  • 2B- Brandon Phillips (8)
  • SS- Orlando Cabrera (7)
  • 3B- Scott Rolen (7)
  • LF- Chris Dickerson (7^)
  • CF- Drew Stubbs (7^)
  • RF- Jay Bruce (7^)
  • Uti- Jonny Gomes (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Aaron Harang (7.5)
  • 2P- Bronson Arroyo (7)
  • 3P- Johnny Cueto (7.5^)
  • 4P- Homer Bailey (7^)
  • 5P- Mike Leake (7^)
  • .
  • RP- Danny Herrera (7)
  • SU- Arthur Rhodes (7)
  • CL- Francisco Cordero (8)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 122.5

Houston Astros

  • C- Humberto Quintero (7)
  • 1B- Lance Berkman (8)
  • 2B- Kaz Matsui (7)
  • SS- Tommy Manzella (6.5^)
  • 3B- Pedro Feliz (7)
  • LF- Carlos Lee (7.5)
  • CF- Michael Bourn (7.5^)
  • RF- Hunter Pence (7.5)
  • Uti- Jason Michaels (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Roy Oswalt (8)
  • 2P- Wandy Rodriguez (7.5)
  • 3P- Bud Norris (7^)
  • 4P- Brett Myers (7)
  • 5P- Brian Moehler (6.5)
  • .
  • RP- Tim Byrdak (7)
  • SU- Brandon Lyon (7)
  • CL- Matt Lindstrom (7)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 122

Milwaukee Brewers

  • C- Gregg Zaun (6.5)
  • 1B- Prince Fielder (8.5)
  • 2B- Rickie Weeks (7)
  • SS- Alcides Escobar (7^)
  • 3B- Casey McGhee (7.5)
  • LF- Ryan Braun (8.5)
  • CF- Carlos Gomez (7)
  • RF- Corey Hart (7.5)
  • Uti- Jim Edmonds (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Yovani Gallardo (8)
  • 2P- Randy Wolf (7.5)
  • 3P- Doug Davis (7)
  • 4P- Dave Bush (7)
  • 5P- Jeff Suppan (7)
  • .
  • RP- Todd Coffey (7)
  • SU- LaTroy Hawkins (7)
  • CL- Trevor Hoffman (7.5)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 124.5

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • C- Ryan Doumit (7)
  • 1B- Jeff Clement (6.5^)
  • 2B- Aki Iwamura (7)
  • SS- Ronny Cedeno (7)
  • 3B- Andy Laroche (7)
  • LF- Lastings Milledge (7)
  • CF- Andrew McCutchen (8^)
  • RF- Garrett Jones (7.5^)
  • Uti- Ryan Church (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Paul Maholm (7.5^)
  • 2P- Zack Duke (7.5^)
  • 3P- Ross Ohlendorf (7)
  • 4P- Charlie Morton (6.5)
  • 5P- Brian Burres (6.5)
  • .
  • RP- Joel Hanrahan (7)
  • SU- Brendan Donnelly (7)
  • CL- Octavio Dotel (7) 
  • .
  • TOTAL- 120

St. Louis Cardinals

  • C- Yadier Molina (8)
  • 1B- Albert Pujols (10)
  • 2B- Skip Schumaker (7)
  • SS- Brendan Ryan (7)
  • 3B- David Freese (7^)
  • LF- Matt Holliday (8)
  • CF- Colby Rasmus (7.5^)
  • RF- Ryan Ludwick (7.5)
  • Uti- Felipe Lopez (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Chris Carpenter (8.5)
  • 2P- Adam Wainright (8)
  • 3P- Kyle Lohse (7)
  • 4P- Brad Penny (7)
  • 5P- Jaime Garcia (7^)
  • .
  • RP- Kyle McClellan (7)
  • SU- Jason Motte (7)
  • CL- Ryan Franklin (7)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 127.5

Quick NBA Playoff Predictions

East 1st Round

1. Cleveland vs 8. Chicago (Cavs in 4)

4. Boston vs 5. Miami (Celts in 7)

3. Atlanta vs 6. Milwaukee (Hawks in 5)

2. Orlando vs 7. Charlotte (Magic in 5)

East Semis

1. Cleveland vs 4. Boston (Cavs in 6)

2. Orlando vs 3. Atlanta (Magic in 6)

East Final

1. Cleveland vs 2. Orlando (Cavs in 7)

West 1st Round

1. Los Angeles vs 8. Oklahoma City (Lakers in 6)

4. Denver vs 5. Utah (Nuggets in 6)

3. Phoenix vs 6. Portland (Suns in 5)

2. Dallas vs 7. San Antonio (Spurs in 7)

West Semis

1. Los Angeles vs 4. Denver (Nuggets in 6)

3. Phoenix vs 7. San Antonio (Suns in 6)

West Finals

3. Phoenix vs 4. Denver (Nuggets in 7)

NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Denver Nuggets

(Cavaliers in 6)

 

 

2010 MLB Preview- NL East

Projected Standings

  1. Philadelphia Phillies (102-60)
  2. Atlanta Braves (90-72)
  3. New York Mets (89-73)
  4. Florida Marlins (84-78)
  5. Washington Nationals (73-89)

Atlanta Braves

  • C- Brian McCann (8)
  • 1B- Troy Glaus (7)
  • 2B- Martin Prado (7.5)
  • SS- Yunel Escobar (7)
  • 3B- Chipper Jones (7.5)
  • LF- Melky Cabrera (7)
  • CF- Nate McClouth (7.5)
  • RF- Jason Heyward (7.5^)
  • Uti- Matt Diaz (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Derek Lowe (7.5)
  • 2P- Jair Jurrjens (7.5)
  • 3P- Tommy Hanson (8^)
  • 4P- Tim Hudson (7.5)
  • 5P- Kenshin Kawakami (7)
  • .
  • RP- Peter Moylan (7)
  • SU- Takashi Saito (7.5)
  • CL- Billy Wagner (7.5)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 125.5

Florida Marlins

  • C- John Baker (7)
  • 1B- Gaby Sanchez (7)
  • 2B- Dan Uggla (7.5)
  • SS- Hanley Ramirez (8.5)
  • 3B- Jorge Cantu (7.5)
  • LF- Chris Coghlan (7^)
  • CF- Cameron Maybin (7^)
  • RF- Cody Ross (7)
  • Uti- Brett Carroll (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Josh Johnson (8.5)
  • 2P- Ricky Nolasco (7.5)
  • 3P- Annibal Sanchez (7)
  • 4P- Nate Robertson (7)
  • 5P- Chris Volstad (7^)
  • .
  • RP- Renyel Pinto (7)
  • SU- Dan Meyer (7)
  • CL- Leo Nunez (7)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 123.5

New York Mets

  • C- Rod Barajas (7)
  • 1B- Daniel Murphy (7)
  • 2B- Luis Castillo (7)
  • SS- Jose Reyes (8)
  • 3B- David Wright (8)
  • LF- Jason Bay (8)
  • CF- Carlos Beltran (8)
  • RF- Jeff Francouer (7)
  • Uti- Angel Pagan (7)
  • .
  • 1P- Johan Santana (8.5)
  • 2P- Mike Pelfrey (7)
  • 3P- John Maine (7)
  • 4P- Oliver Perez (7)
  • 5P- Jonathon Niese (6.5)
  • .
  • RP- Pedro Feliciano (7)
  • SU- Kelvim Escobar (7)
  • CL- Francisco Rodriguez (8)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 125 (if healthy) 

Philadelphia Phillies

  • C- Carlos Ruiz (7)
  • 1B- Ryan Howard (8.5)
  • 2B- Chase Utley (9)
  • SS- Jimmy Rollins (8)
  • 3B- Placido Polanco (7.5)
  • LF- Raul Ibanez (7.5)
  • CF- Shane Victorino (7.5)
  • RF- Jayson Werth (7.5^)
  • Uti- Greg Dobbs (7)
  • .
  • 1P-Roy Halladay (9.5)
  • 2P- Cole Hamels (8)
  • 3P- Joe Blanton (7.5)
  • 4P- J.A. Happ (7^)
  • 5P- Kyle Kendrick (7)
  • .
  • RP- J.C. Romero (7)
  • SU- Ryan Madson (7.5)
  • CL- Brad Lidge (8)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 131

Washington Nationals

  • C- Ivan Rodriguez (7)
  • 1B- Adam Dunn (7.5)
  • 2B- Christian Guzman (7.5)
  • SS- Ian Desmond (7)
  • 3B- Ryan Zimmerman (8.5)
  • LF- Josh Willingham (7.5)
  • CF- Nyjer Morgan (7^)
  • RF- Willie Harris (7)
  • Uti- Willie Tavares (7)
  • .
  • 1P- John Lannan (7)
  • 2P- Jason Marquis (7)
  • 3P- Craig Stammen (7)
  • 4P- Livan Hernandez (7)
  • 5P- Scott Olsen (7)
  • .
  • RP- Tyler Walker (7)
  • SU- Brian Bruney (7)
  • CL- Matt Capps (7)
  • .
  • TOTAL- 122