PGA DFS Value Breakdown: The American Express

The American Express

This week at the American Express, we have a three-course rotation between three of the easiest courses on Tour. Each golfer will be guaranteed to play three rounds, which leads me to target scorers that can make plenty of birdies and allows us to be more aggressive with our roster constructions. Jon Rahm and Patrick Cantlay stand head and shoulders above the field, and I’ll be looking to create stars and scrubs rosters to take advantage of the win equity from the top two players. That said, the 7k and 6k range is one of the weakest I can remember, with a lack of stand out plays this week. In MME, I’d look to spread my exposure among the value plays, while getting overweight on Rahm and Cantlay up top. Let’s dive into my favorite options of the week.

Optimal Plays

Harold Varner III (7600 DK / 9500 FD / 34 Yahoo)

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  • TJ Laessig (tjl5124)

  • TJ Laessig is one of the best high stakes DFS players in the industry and has quickly shot up the rankings as a result. He is ranked in the top 15 in the RotoGrinders PGA rankings and has also excelled in numerous other sports, using mostly a one-lineup approach in higher-entry tournaments. In 2020 he teamed up with RG to become an analyst.

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