Sanderson Farms Championship 2021 Picks – Winner, Top 10, & Sleepers

Sam Burns is one our top Sanderson Farms Championship Picks
Sam Burns is one of our top Sanderson Farms Championship Picks

One week after the exciting Ryder Cup, it’s now time for the PGA Tour to take their cuts at the Sanderson Farms Championship at the Country Club of Jackson in Mississippi. In this article, I will identify some of the best values from the Sanderson Farms Championship picks.

Several different golfers can win this weekend in Jackson, as the course doesn’t necessarily play to one particular type of golfer. Of course, one angle we can look at is who putts best on the Bermuda greens. Sergio Garcia came out of nowhere to win last year’s title here at +7000 odds.

Below are some of the key stats to look out for in the field of golfers:  

Strokes Gained Tee-to-Green (SGT2G)
Par 4 Scoring Average
Bogey Avoidance

Sanderson Farms Championship 2021 picks


Outright Winner Pick

Sam Burns (+1600)

Burns has some of his best results on Bermuda greens, and the hope is that he can keep the good times rolling. Over his last four outings, Burns has finishes of T-18, 8th, T-21 and T-2, with the latter coming at the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational.

In addition, Burns does have a decent collection of rankings we’re looking for on this course: Par 4 Scoring (12th), SGT2G (42nd) and Bogey Avoidance (53rd). While those numbers don’t look visually appealing, they are much more acceptable in a smaller field like this. Burns is tied with Will Zalatoris as the odds-on favorites to win the Sanderson Farms Championship outright.

Best Value Top 10 Pick

Cameron Tringale (+3500)

I may have picked Tringale more than any other golfer for picks this season, but what can I say? I have confidence in the guy.

Admittedly, it hasn’t worked out as well as I would have liked this year. However, he could do some damage here in the less-talented field. Tringale has strong ranks in Bogey Avoidance (8th), Par 4 Scoring (12th) while ranking 50th in SGT2G. He has been right outside the Top-10 in a handful of recent outings, so hopefully he can break through here in Jackson this weekend.

Potential Sleeper Pick

Seamus Power (+4000)

Power comes into the Sanderson Farms Championship with some of the best collection of metrics we’re looking for in this field Par 4 Scoring (1st), Bogey Avoidance (7th), SGT2G (25th). He did hit a rough patch in each of his last two outings, but the lesser-known field won’t be hard for him to navigate here. Prior to those last two outings, Power had finishes of 1st (Barbasol Championship), T-8, T-8, T-19, T-19, and T-9. Talk about consistency!

Sanderson Farms Championship Odds


GolferOdds by Caesars
Will Zalatoris+1600
Sam Burns+1600
Sungjae Im+1800
Sergio Garcia+2000
Corey Conners+2200
Si-Woo Kim+3000
Keegan Bradley+3300
Harold Varner+3300
Cameron Davis+3300
Mito Pereira+3300
Charley Hoffman+3500
Cameron Tringale+3500
Sebastian Munoz+4000
Kevin Streelman+4000
Seamus Power+4000
Carlos Ortiz+4000
Aaron Wise+5000
Gary Woodland+5000
Emiliano Grillo+5000
Matthew Wolff+5000
Patton Kizzire+5500
Matthias Schwab+6000
Chez Reavie+6000
Taylor Pendrith+6000
Scott Stallings+6600
Mackenzie Hughes+6600
Doug Ghim+6600
C.T. Pan+6600
Patrick Rodgers+6600
Joseph Bramlett+7000
Keith Mitchell+7000
Chad Ramey+7000
Kyoung-Hoon Lee+7000
Brendon Todd+7000
Taylor Moore+8000
Lucas Glover+8000
Joel Dahmen+8000
Lucas Herbert+8000
Luke List+8000
Scott Piercy+8000
Aaron Rai+8000
Chris Kirk+8000
Zach Johnson+8000
Lanto Griffin+9000
Bronson Burgoon+9000
Brendan Steele+10000
Stephan Jaeger+10000
Adam Schenk+10000
Hudson Swafford+10000
Ryan Armour+10000
Nick Taylor+10000
Brandt Snedeker+10000
Adam Hadwin+10000
Peter Mainati+10000
Henrik Norlander+10000
Rory Sabbatini+10000
Sahith Theegala+10000
Matt Wallace+10000
Brian Stuard+12500
John Augenstein+12500
David Lipsky+12500
Martin Laird+12500
Kiradech Aphibarnrat+12500
Adam Svensson+12500
J.T. Poston+12500
Greyson Sigg+12500
Denny McCarthy+12500
Sepp Straka+12500
Dylan Frittelli+12500
Brandan Hagy+12500
Russell Knox+12500
Tom Hoge+12500
Andrew Putnam+12500
Doc Redman+12500
Roger Sloan+12500
Kevin Tway+15000
Nick Hardy+15000
Alex Smalley+15000
Vincent Whaley+15000
Robert Streb+15000
Richy Werenski+15000
Wyndham Clark+15000
Dawie Van Der Walt+15000
Ryan Moore+15000
Nate Lashley+15000
Michael Thompson+15000
Hayden Buckley+15000
Camilo Villegas+17500
Kevin Chappell+20000
Chesson Hadley+20000
Brandon Wu+20000
Dylan Wu+20000
Davis Riley+20000
Davis Thompson+20000
Austin Cook+20000
Matthew NeSmith+20000
Sung-Hoon Kang+20000
Brice Garnett+20000
Joshua Creel+20000
Jimmy Walker+20000
Anirban Lahiri+20000
Sam Ryder+20000
Kramer Hickok+20000
Tyler McCumber+20000
John Huh+20000
Lee Hodges+25000
Trey Mullinax+25000
Andrew Landry+25000
Michael Gligic+25000
Kurt Kitayama+25000
Adam Long+25000
Seth Reeves+25000
Andy Ogletree+25000
Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra+25000
Paul Barjon+30000
Nick Watney+30000
David Skinns+30000
Tyler Duncan+30000
Bill Haas+30000
Cameron Young+30000
Andrew Novak+30000
Scott Gutschewski+30000
Ben Kohles+35000
Jared Wolfe+40000
Bo Van Pelt+40000
Kyle Reifers+40000
Max McGreevy+40000
Curtis Thompson+40000
Seung-Yul Noh+40000
Cohen Trolio+40000
Grant Hirschman+40000
Callum Tarren+40000
William McGirt+40000
J.J. Spaun+40000
Quade Cummins+40000
Brett Drewitt+40000
Jonas Blixt+50000
Kelly Kraft+50000
Cody Gribble+50000
Brian Gay+50000
Kevin Stradler+100000
Sam Saunders+100000
Greg Sonnier+100000
Martin Trainer+100000
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