PGA DFS Core Plays: Arnold Palmer Invitational

Top-ranked grinder, Notorious, breaks down his favorite daily fantasy golf plays at various salary ranges for the coming week’s golf tournament. Who should you be building around? Find out below.

Arnold Palmer Invitational

What did everyone think of the course last week? While it was technically a one-off for this specific WGC event, the course may have earned a future spot in the rotation. I’m a big fan of risk/reward courses and we saw plenty of that at the Concession Golf Club. My only complaint is that it felt a bit gimmicky around the greens. There were far too many golfers that were playing ping-pong back and forth on these greens. The one that comes to mind is Harris English, who was 60 feet from the hole (in the fairway) after his second shot on a par five. Easy birdie, right? Nope, he walked away with a nine.

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  • Derek Farnsworth (Notorious)

  • Derek Farnsworth, aka Notorious, is one of the most recognizable names and faces in all of DFS, thanks in large part to the great advice he gives on a daily basis in’s Grind Down for NBA and MLB as well as the First Look column that gives a preview of the day’s games from a DFS perspective. Before joining the RotoGrinders team, Derek received a Masters Degree from the University of Utah. When he’s not busy providing content, he’s dominating the industry as evidenced by his consistent top rankings in multiple sports. Farnsworth provides expert analysis for RotoGrinders Premium members on a daily basis during the NBA season and has also been nominated for five different Fantasy Sports Writer’s Association (FSWA) awards.


  • Baktozero9

    Noto, what do you think about your boy Patrick Rogers?

  • Seancchambers

    Derek, is Burns a good candidate to perform well at Bay Hill?

    I am off chalk with rest of lineup so don’t mind his potential high ownership. Thanks for your insight.

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