Jennings: Which Golfers Will Be Chalk at the 2019 Open Championship?
Matt Kuchar earned the third-most FedEx Cup points this season. Steven Flynn, USA Today Sports.
Similar to financial markets, industry sentiment can often be an effective indicator of expected player ownership levels in DFS. The challenge is that in today’s age of social media and information overload, it is increasingly difficult to stay on top of player trends in fantasy sports.
FanShare Sports (Now featured in FantasyLabs Models) measures a player’s relative “buzz” level and aggregates industry sentiment around every player on the slate. In other words, they tell you who’s actually flying under the radar, and who’s not.
The short-term variance in golf creates an incredible opportunity to play low-owned leverage players. The fun challenge of playing DFS golf tournaments is finding the balance of projection equity and ownership.
Now, let’s take a look at some developing trends for The Open Championship: