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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2021 THE NORTHERN TRUST DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his DraftKings picks for THE NORTHERN TRUST while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Reid Fowler discuss their favorite DraftKings picks for THE NORTHERN TRUST 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 cash games and which should be deployed in guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.

2021 NORTHERN TRUST — Picks & Preview | Course + Research | Stats/Tools

2021 NORTHERN TRUST — DraftKings Picks | Ryder Cup Picks | Ownership Projections

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2021 RANKINGS Tiers — 1-50 | 51-100 | RB Tiers | QB Tiers

RANKINGS LIST — Top 150 | RB Ranks | QB Ranks

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2021 NORTHERN TRUST: Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Ball Striking
Par 4s Gained: 450-500 Yards
Strokes Gained: Around The Green
Sand Saves

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Course: Liberty National GC
Par: 71
Yardage: 7,410
Greens: Bentgrass

2021 NORTHERN TRUST: 2019 Leaderboard

1. Reed -16
2. Ancer -15
T3. Varner III -14
T3. Rahm -14
5. Scott -13
T6. Oosthuizen -12
T6. Snedeker -12
T6. McIlroy -12
T6. Spieth -12

2021 NORTHERN TRUST: DraftKings Notes

Field: 124 players
Cut: Top 65 & Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, August 19
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2021 NORTHERN TRUST DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Collin Morikawa, $10,400
Rory McIlroy, $10,000

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High-End Values

Justin Thomas, $9,800
Daniel Berger, $9,100

Second-Level Values

Hideki Matsuyama, $9,000
Corey Conners, $8,300
Tony Finau, $8,200

Mid-Level Values

Sebastian Munoz, $7,300
Emiliano Grillo, $7,200

Scrub Values

Aaron Wise, $6,600
Sepp Straka, $6,400

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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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