Fantasy Golf Rankings For 2014 Valspar Championship

Top 20 Fantasy Golfers For 2014 Valspar Championship

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The big names may not be heading to Innisbrook, but there are still plenty of quality golfers to take a shot on this week. To help you draft this week, here are the top-20 fantasy golfers for the 2014 Valspar Championship.

20. Boo Weekley

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20. Boo Weekley

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Weekley finished second here last year, but it was his only top-50 finish in his last five trips to Innisbrook. He will be a very high-risk option this week.

19. Brandt Snedeker

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19. Brandt Snedeker

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Snedeker has had a disastrous season. He has two top-17 finishes, but he has also missed the cut twice and has finished outside of the top-45 four times. He will be nothing more than a low-end option this week.

18. Freddie Jacobson

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18. Freddie Jacobson

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Jacobson has three top-12 finishes this year and the super-veteran will be a safe bet to crack the top-20 this week.

17. Brendon de Jonge

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17. Brendon de Jonge

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BDJ is very streaky from week to week. However, he can be useful for a round or two, as he has recorded three rounds under 67 strokes over his last three finished tournaments.

16. Justin Rose

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16. Justin Rose

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Rose continues to battle shoulder pain and the heavy-hitter won’t be worth reaching for until he earns another top-15 finish.

15. Ryo Ishikawa

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15. Ryo Ishikawa

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Ishikawa has five top-25 finishes this year and he is 20th on the tour in GIR. The 22-year-old will be worth a top-20 pick with this week’s limited field.

14. K.J. Choi

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14. K.J. Choi

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Choi has won twice (2002 & 2006) at Innisbrook and finished second back in 2010. His past success here will make him worth a flyer after the top-10 names come off the board.

13. Cameron Tringale

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13. Cameron Tringale

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Tringale has cracked the top-15 in three of his last four tournaments. He shot a seven under here last year and proved that he can compete with the big boys down in Florida.

12. Bill Haas

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12. Bill Haas

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Haas isn’t the sexiest pick this week, but he has three straight top-23 finishes and doesn’t have a weak spot in his game. Look for him to be in contention all week long.

11. Jim Furyk

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11. Jim Furyk

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Furyk has made the cut in all four of tournament appearances (one top-10) and the 43-year-old will be a great mid-level sleeper.

10. Kevin Streelman

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10. Kevin Streelman

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Streelman won this tournament last year and finished 10th in 2012. He will be a serious contender this week.

9. Justin Leonard

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9. Justin Leonard

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Leonard has three top-20 finishes at Innisbrook since 2010, including his fourth place finish last year.

8. Louis Oosthuizen

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8. Louis Oosthuizen

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Oosthuizen has four top-15 finishes in six worldwide tournaments. He will be a top-15 fantasy option whenever he is stateside.

7. Luke Donald

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7. Luke Donald

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Donald has three top-six finishes in his last three trips to Innisbrook, including a win in 2012.

6. Jason Dufner

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6. Jason Dufner

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Dufner quietly has three top-10 finishes (with match play) on the year, including back-to-back ninth place finishes.

5. Matt Kuchar

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5. Matt Kuchar

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Kuchar has six top-15 finishes on the year and the veteran will be one of the most popular options heading to Innisbrook this week.

4. Webb Simpson

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4. Webb Simpson

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Simpson has five top-10 finishes already and he is having another fantasy season. He has cracked the top-17 in four consecutive trips to Palm Harbor and should be an early pick this week.

3. Graham DeLaet

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3. Graham DeLaet

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DeLaet has four top-seven finishes this year. He has somewhat struggled lately, as he hasn’t cracked the top-30 in the last three tourneys, but expect him to turn it around this week in Florida.

2. Harris English

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2. Harris English

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English has seven top-16 finishes already this year and the 24-year-old has become a very reliable fantasy option.

1. Jordan Spieth

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1. Jordan Spieth

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Spieth has seven top-20 finishes this season, including three top-10’s. He finished seventh at Copperhead last year and the 20-year-old is primed to have another big showing this week.


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