It should be a good week for Nike Golf. Here are the Top 5 average earnings leaders for the Farmers Insurance Open over the past instances of the event;
1 Tiger Woods $477,048
2 Kyle Stanley $330,894
3 Brandt Snedeker $328,717
4 Bubba Watson $262,999
5 Nick Watney $257,704
3/5. Not bad for #TeamNike
This is event 4/4 in Month 1. For a refresher on the rules, hit the link — Contest Guidelines and leave your Fantasy Four below (don’t forget your ONE Nike Athlete).
Missed last two cuts at this event. 37th at Humana and 20th at the Sony Open.
52nd here last year. Coming off of 8th place last week.
First time here. Finished very strong finished at the Humana with rounds of 65, 67 and 67.
27th here last year. Missed cut last week.
First time here. Missed both cuts in 2012.
2nd here last year. Cut last week.
60th here in 2012 and 3rd place in 2011. Missed cut at the Humana.
Stellar record here; Won in 2009 along with Top 10s in 2011, 2010 and 2007. Last start was 13th at Tournament of Champs.
King of Torrey Pines aside from 44th in 2011. 1st place in ’03/’05/’06/’07/’08. 10th in ’04. DNP in ’12/’10/’09
Other Nike athletes in the field; none
Charles Howell III
Recent finishes – 2nd Humana, 3rd Sony Open
Has never missed a cut at this event in the past 10 instances with 4 Top 10s.
Recent finishes – 10th Humana, 5th Sony Open.
Only appearance here was in 2010 resulting in a missed cut.
Recent finishes – WD Sony Open, 1st Tournament of Champs
43rd here last year but 3rd in 2011.
Recent finishes – 15th Sony Open, 13th Tournament of Champions
13th here in 2012. 20th in 2010. Good sleeper this week.
Best finishes at this event – 13th in ’12, 1st in ’11, 7th in ’09, 4th in ’07.
Last start was 4th at the Tournament of Champs.
Best finishes at this event – 13th in’12, 20th in ’11, 5th in ’10
Coming off of 6th place the the Tournament of Champs.
Best finishes at this event – 6th in ’12, 6th in ’11, 27th in ’10, 11th in ’09
Coming off of a 26th at the Tournament of Champions.
Phil Mickelson and Bill Haas also have good history here.
Alan :: Dustin Johnson, Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler , Tiger Woods
Bob :: Dustin Johnson, Brandt Snedeker, Keegan Bradley, Tiger Woods
Damian :: Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson, Keegan Bradley and Tiger Woods
Other notables in the field :: Phil Mickelson, Bill Haas, Keegan Bradley, Marc Leishman, Nicolas Colsaerts, Geoff Ogilvy, Jeff Overton, Ryo Ishikawa, K.J. Choi, Ben Crane, John Huh, Jason Day
Leave your Fantasy Four in a comment below.
Remember, you have to pick at least ONE Nike Golfer and have your picks in by WEDNESDAY at Midnight (PST).
It is also your responsibility to sub your player if they WD before the deadline
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