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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2022 Valspar Championship DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2022 Valspar Championship DraftKings picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Geoff Fienberg preview the course and run through the odds while making their 2022 Valspar Championship Picks. The guys give their fantasy golf picks and provide their one and done strategy for the event from Copperhead.

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2022 Valspar — Picks & Preview | Info & Research | Stats/Tools

2022 Valspar — DraftKings Picks | One and Done | Own Projections

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2022 Valspar Championship DraftKings Notes

Field: 144 players
Cut: Top 65 & Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, March 17
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2022 Valspar Championship: Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Ball Striking
Par 4s Gained 450-500 Yards
Par 3s Gained 200-225 Yards
Strokes Gained: Short Game

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2022 Valspar Championship: Course

Course: Copperhead
Yardage: 7,340
Par: 71
Greens: s: TifEagle bermuda overseeded with Poa Trivialis

2022 Valspar Championship: Past Winners

2021 Sam Burns -17
2019 Paul Casey -8
2018 Paul Casey -10
2017 Adam Hadwin -14
2016 Charl Schwartzel -7
2015 Jordan Spieth -10

2022 Valspar Championship DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Collin Morikawa $10,700
Xander Schauffele $10,300

High-End Value

Shane Lowry $9,700
Jason Kokrak $9,200

Second-Level Values

Alex Noren $8,700
Gary Woodland $8,500

Mid-Level Values

Christiaan Bezuidenhout $7,900
Aaron Wise $7,800
Lanto Griffin $7,400
Nick Taylor $7,300

Scrub Values

Vaughn Taylor $6,700
Kramer Hickok $6,500

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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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