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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2021 Charles Schwab Challenge DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2021 Charles Schwab Challenge DraftKings picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo discusses his favorite Charles Schwab Challenge 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 Charles Schwab Challenge — Picks & Preview | Course & Research | Stats/Tools

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2021 Charles Schwab Challenge: Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Approach
Par 4s Gained: 350-400 Yards
Fairways Gained
Proximity 100-125 Yards

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2021 Charles Schwab Challenge: Course

Course: Colonial CC
Par: 70
Yardage: 7,209
Greens: Bentgrass

2021 Charles Schwab Challenge: Past Winners

2020: Daniel Berger -15
2019: Kevin Na -13
2018: Justin Rose -20
2017: Kevin Kisner -10
2016: Jordan Spieth -17
2015: Chris Kirk -12

2021 Charles Schwab Challenge DraftKings Notes

Field: 121 players
Cut: Top 65 and ties after 36 holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, May 27
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2021 Charles Schwab Challenge DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Jordan Spieth, $11.200
Collin Morikawa, $10,500

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High-End Values

Corey Conners, $9,400
Joaquin Niemann, $9,300

Second-Level Values

Billy Horschel, $8,800
Charley Hoffman, $8,700

Mid-Level Values

Patton Kizzire, $7,400
Doug Ghim, $7,200

Scrub Values

Mav McNealy, $6,900
Michael Thompson, $6,600
Vincent Whaley, $6,200
Denny McCarthy, $6,300

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