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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2022 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

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

Pat Mayo and Brian Kirschner discuss their favorite 2022 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings picks along with their 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 guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.

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2022 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Notes

Field: 156 players
Cut: Top 65 & Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, January 26
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2022 Farmers Insurance Open: Key Stats

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

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2022 Farmers Insurance Open: Course(s)

Course: Torrey Pines South
Par: 72
Yardage: 7,765
Greens: Poa
Shot Tracker: Yes

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

2022 Farmers Insurance Open: Past Winners

  • 2021: Patrick Reed -14
  • 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

2022 Farmers Insurance Open DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Dustin Johnson $10,300
Daniel Berger $10,000

High-End Value

Sungjae Im $9,300
Will Zalatoris $9,200
Tony Finau $9,100

Second-Level Values

Matthew Wolff $8,500

Mid-Level Values

Keegan Bradley $7,900
Luke List $7,600
Wyndham Clark $7,200

Scrub Values

Kyle Stanley $6,900
Joseph Bramlett $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 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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