FanDuel Fantasy Golf Picks for the RSM Classic at Sea Island Resort

David Kaestle
Webb Simpson is among the fantasy golf picks for the RSM Classic.
Webb Simpson is among the fantasy golf picks for the RSM Classic. / Christian Petersen/GettyImages

With the new PGA Tour season in full swing, PGA Tour pros are heading down to Saint Simons Island in Georgia for the RSM Classic.

Let's take a look at some golfers to consider when putting together your fantasy team this week.

RSM Classic Fantasy

Webb Simpson:
Webb Simpson hasn't teed it up on tour since the CJ Cup @ Summit in mid-October, but he did grab a solid T-14 there. His history at this event is what makes him an attractive pick here. He has finished in the top-three in two of his last three starts here, including a No. 2 finish in 2020 after losing in a playoff. He has been knocking on the door at this event for a while now and this could finally be the time he pulls it off. He comes into the event well-rested and presumably playing some good golf to start the year.

Corey Conners:
Corey Conners finished T-17 and T-40 in his two starts this season. However, he has been incredibly accurate off the tee, ranking 11th on tour there in driving accuracy and No. 9 in SG: Off-the-Tee and also ranks No. 8 in Greens in Regulation (GIR). On this shorter course, Conner's ball striking should prove paramount. And he's proved that in the past with a T-10 finish in this event last season.

Harris English:
Like Simpson, Harris hasn't played since the CJ Cup @ Summit, but he comes back to an event he made a solid run at last season. After struggling at this event in the past, Harris broke through with an impressive T-6 finish at the RSM Classic last season. Despite his early struggles this season, English still ranks No. 6 on tour in Strokes Gained (SG): Approach The Green. If he can use that to his advantage on this shorter course (by PGA standards), he's could make a similar run this season.

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