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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2021 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2021 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Reid Fowler discuss their favorite 2021 Farmers Insurance 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.

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2021 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings: Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Approach
Driving Distance Gained
Strokes Gained: Around The Green
Par 4s Gained: 450-500 Yards

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2021 Farmers Insurance Open: Courses

Course: Torrey Pines South
Par: 72
Yardage: 7,698
Greens: Poa
Shot Tracker: Yes

Course: Torrey Pines North
Par: 72
Yardage: 7,258
Greens: Bentgrass
Shot Tracker: No

2021 Farmers Insurance Open: Past Winners

2020: Marc Leishman -15
2019: Justin Rose -21
2018: Jason Day -10
2017: Jon Rahm -13
2016: Brandt Snedeker -6
2015: Jason Day -9
2014: Scott Stallings -9
2013: Tiger Woods -14

2021 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Notes

Field: 156 players
Cut: Top 65 and Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, January 28
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2021 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Jon Rahm $11,300
Rory McIlroy $11,000

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High-End Values

Harris English $9,800

Second-Level Values

Cameron Smith $8,500
Ryan Palmer $8,400
Will Zalatoris $8,100

Mid-Level Values

Gary Woodland $7,800
Francesco Molinari $7,800
Sepp Straka $7,100

Scrub Values

Matt Jones $7,000
Luke List $6,800
Andy Ogletree $6,600
Ryan Brehm $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 and the best will be addressed on the show.

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