2008 — Traded down two spots in Round 3 with the Lions and picked Hampton DE Kendall Langford (third round) and RB Jalen Parmele (sixth). The Lions took RB Kevin Smith in Round 3. Grade: A
2008 – Traded up five spots in Round 4 with the Bears to select Utah State OG Shawn Murphy and also gave up a seventh-rounder (208th overall). Matt Flynn went one pick later in Round 7. Grade: D
2009 — Traded down two spots in Round 2 with the Colts and came away with Utah CB Sean Smith and Clemson S Chris Clemons with the additional fifth-rounder. Grade: A
2010 — Traded down 16 spots in Round 1 with the Chargers (Ryan Matthews) and came away with Penn State DL Jared Odrick (28th), Utah OLB Koa Misi (40th) and backup LB Tim Dobbins. Dolphins also moved down 16 spots in the fourth round and gave up a sixth-rounder (173rd overall) that was used on RB Anthony Dixon. Grade: B.
2010 — Traded up seven spots in Round 4 with the Cowboys to grab Iowa LB A.J. Edds. Also gave up a sixth-rounder the Cowboys used to select Notre Dame RT Sam Young (St. Thomas Aquinas). Grade: C
2010 – Traded up 11 spots into Round 5 with the Redskins to take Georgia S Reshad Jones. Also gave up a seventh-rounder (219) that could have been used on Pro Bowl kick returner Marc Mariani (Titans, three picks later). Grade: B
2011 — Traded up 17 spots into Round 2 with the Redskins to take Kansas State RB Daniel Thomas. The Redskins received the Dolphins’ third- (WR Leonard Hankerson), fifth- (DB Dejon Gomes) and seventh-round (OL Maurice Hurt) picks. Grade: B-plus.
2011 – Trade up five spots in Round 6 with the Packers to take Tulsa H-back Charles Clay. Packers also received a seventh-rounder they used to select TE Ryan Taylor. Grade: B.
"OK, your turn. How do you think Ireland has fared in his previous forays up and down the NFL Draft board? And what do you see it costing to convince the Rams to part with the No. 2 overall pick?"