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While the Asian swing wraps up in China, the Sanderson Farms Championship is played as the opposite-field event in Jackson, Miss. Country Club of Jackson offers a variety of long par 4s and plenty of chances for aggression. Young guys have been on a mini-run in this event, as there have been a few surprise winners (Nick Taylor, Peter Malnati, Cody Gribble) the last three years.
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2017 Sanderson Farms Championship rankings: Top 10 picks
1. Chesson Hadley - Chessie has to be in prime position after finishing T-3 in the Safeway Open and killing it in the Web.com Tour Finals.
2. William McGirt - McGirt hasn't played since the playoffs, where he was OK. He has a good record in this event, and his experience is meaningful.
3. Kevin Streelman - Streelman has missed just one PGA Tour cut since the Wells Fargo in May. His T-13 at the Safeway is a good indicator, too.
4. Jason Kokrak - Kokrak has made five cuts in a row, including a solid T-17 at the Safeway to kick off the season.
5. Andrew Landry - Landry was T-7 at the Safeway, a resumption of form from the Web.com Tour season he kinda lost knowing he had card in hand.
6. Keith Mitchell - Yeah, a MC at the Safeway, but Mitchell has been strong since late August. Hard to throw that away. A break should help.
7. Chris Kirk - Kirk is big man on campus at this tournament, but his recent results haven't been special. He's been OK of late, but he is coming from Korea, which is a concern.
8. Richy Werenski - Werenski has made seven cuts in a row on the PGA Tour, including a P2 at Reno and a T-10 at the Wyndham to save his card.
9. Austin Cook - Cook was a stud throughout the Web.com Tour season, and he finished strong. Seems ripe to be the Young Guy who wins this.
10. Jonathan Byrd - Byrd hasn't played since winning the Web.com Tour Championship. He doesn't seem to do well playing lots of weeks in a row, but when he's rested, he seems potent.
My DraftKings lineup for this week:
- Kevin Streelman - $9,700
- Austin Cook - $9,300
- Richy Werenski - $8,100
- Keith Mitchell - $7,600
- Denny McCarthy - $7,600
- Martin Piller - $7,000