2019 Farmers Insurance Open Tournament Preview

Farmers Insurance Open LogoThe PGA Tour returns once again to beautiful Torrey Pines in San Diego for the 2019 Farmers Insurance Open. For fantasy golf players, there is another huge fantasy golf contest going on at DraftKings.com whom we've partnered with you get you awesome signup bonuses. (Click the link to find out!)

Played on 2 different courses (Torrey Pines North and South) for the first two rounds, the final weekend is played on the South course for the players that make the cut. Top players from the PGA Tour start to make their return at the Farmers Insurance Open with more big money tournaments coming up on the schedule.

Also, make sure you check out our Farmers Insurance Open Sleeper Picks Page

2019 Farmers Insurance Open Tourney Preview

The 2019 Farmers Open will once again have a strong field for fantasy golf players to choose from. Defending champion Jason Day will headline a field that has a number of top PGA Tour players including: Dustin Johnson, John Rahm, Hideki Matsuyama and Rickie Fowler, allowing you to have a better shot at creating a solid lineup at our affiliate partner DraftKings. For new fantasy golf enthusiasts trying out DraftKings.com for the 1st time, if you make any first deposit of $5 or more, you receive a FREE $3 CONTEST TICKET for any fantasy golf contest!

DraftKings Birdie Fantasy Golf Contest

Dates - January 24 – January 27, 2019

Prize Pool - $7,100,000

First Place - $1,278,000

FedEx Cup Points - 500

Torrey Pines CC Golf Course

2019 Farmers Insurance Open Golf Course

Name of Course – Torrey Pines GC (South)

Where is Torrey Pines GC - La Quinta, CA

Torrey Pines Golf CoursePar – 72

Yards – 7569

Slope Rating - 144

Year Built – 1957

Designed by - William F. Bell redesigned by Rees Jones in 2001

Past Champions

Jason Day Defending ChampionJason Day2018 - Jason Day


Jon Rahm2017 - Jon Rahm


Brandt Snedeker2016 – Brandt Snedeker


Jason Day2015 – Jason Day


Other Farmers Insurance Open info - Trends, Tidbits

  • Tiger Woods has won tournaments on Torrey Pines 7 times
  • Tournament began as the San Diego Open in 1952 and continued to use that name in its title until 1985
  • Has been played at Torrey Pines Golf Course since 1968

2019 Farmers Insurance Open Fantasy Golf Picks Info

Course history will play a big part in your strategy in making your fantasy golf picks at DraftKings this week. Some top players may be rusty from not having played much, so also focus on golfers that have played either overseas or started the season in Hawaii at either the Sentry Tournament of Champions or the Sony Open to see if anyone has being playing really well lately.

Why you need expert picks for the 2019 Farmers Open

We have talked before about GolfStats as a great source for DraftKings Fantasy Golf Picks, but another one worth checking out is RotoQL. It is more of a system for making the best fantasy picks and was created by one of the best DFS players ever!

Fantasy Golf Picks for the Farmers Insurance Open