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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2020 Safeway Open Picks, DraftKings Preview, Predictions, 2020 U.S. Open Early Look

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2020 Safeway Open DraftKings Picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Skyler Hoke discuss their favorite 2020 Safeway Open DraftKings picks and favorite values for the week. Mayo previews the course, debates the best roster construction for the week and explains which players are best suited for DFS cash games and which should be deployed in guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments. Plus, Mayo makes some 2020 Safeway Open picks in the betting market and takes an early look at some Korn Ferry and European players in the 2020 U.S. Open.

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2020 Safeway Open DraftKings Picks: Show Index

1:13 Giveaway Contest
3:48 Course
4:48 10K
8:26 9K
18:18 8K
21:26 7K
28:09 6K
39:40 2020 Safeway Open Bets
43:31 2020 US Open European Tour Players and Korn Ferry

2020 Safeway Open DraftKings: Course Details

Strokes Gained: Off The Tee
Strokes Gained: Approach
Par 4s Gained 400-4500 Yards
Driving Distance Gained

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2020 Safeway Open DraftKings: Course

Par: 72
Yardage: 7,166
Course: Silverado Resort and Spa
Greens: Poa

2020 Safeway Open DraftKings Notes

Field: 156 players
Cut: Top 65 and Ties After 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, Sept. 10, at 10:00 a.m. ET
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2020 Safeway Open: Past Winners

2019: Cameron Champ -17
2018: Kevin Tway -14
2017: Brendan Steele -15
2016: Brendan Steele -18
2015: Emiliano Grillo -15
2014: Sang-Moon Bae -15

2020 Safeway Open DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Brendan Steele $10,000

High-End Value

Sergio Garcia $9,900
Emiliano Grillo $9,700

Second-Level Values

Doc Redman $9,200
Cameron Davis $8,900
Sam Burns $8,700

Mid-Level Values

Denny McCarthy $7,900
Luke List $7,400

Scrub Values

Scott Stallings $6,900
Jason Dufner $6,900
Chris Baker $6,400
Tom Kim $6,100

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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 was finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at ThePatMayoExperience@gmail.com and the best will be addressed on the show.


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