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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2022 3M Open DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2022 3M Open picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Tyler Tamboline discuss their favorite 2022 3M Open bets, DraftKings picks, debate the best roster construction for the week and project ownership for DFS guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.

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2022 3M Open Picks & Preview | Open Recap | Info & Research | Stats/Tools

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2022 3M Open: DraftKings Notes

Field: 156 players
Cut: Top 65 & ties after 36 holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, July 21
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2022 3M Open: Key Stats

  • Strokes Gained: Approach
  • Strokes Gained: Off The Tee
  • Eagles Gained
  • Par 4s 450-500 Yards Gained

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2022 3M Open: Course

  • Course: TPC Twin Cities
  • Par: 71
  • Yardage: 7,431
  • Greens: Bentgrass

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2022 3M Open: Past Winners

  • 2021: Cameron Champ -15
  • 2020: Michael Thompson -19
  • 2019: Matthew Wolff -21

2022 3M Open DraftKings Picks

Final DraftKings Ownership Projections & Pivots

Elite Values

Tony Finau $10,500
Hideki Matsuyama $10,300

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High-End Value

Adam Hadwin $9,600

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Second-Level Values

Brendan Steele $8,300
Nick Hardy $8,000

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Mid-Level Values

Garrick Higgo $7,500
Troy Merritt $7,400
Hayden Buckley $7,100
Stephan Jaeger $7,000

Scrub Values

Hank Lebioda $6,900
Austin Cook $6,700

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and is a finalist for three FSWA Awards in 2022 (Best Podcast, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 24 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are second-most all-time.

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