Expert Picks and Tournament Preview

Rocket Mortgage Classic LogoThe Rocket Mortgage Classic is a very new tournament taking over for the Quicken Loans tournament of the past. This is the 3rd year the PGA Tour has held this event in Detroit.

Despite it being a newer event, it already boasts a star-studded field which bodes well for the future of the tournament going forward.

Check out our Rocket Mortgage Classic Sleeper Picks page for some suggestions on big money-making golf betting picks.

2021 Rocket Mortgage Classic Tournament Preview

The 2021 Rocket Mortgage Classic is now in it's 3rd season and it getting a reputaion for being a birdie-fest. Guys that can go for the green in two and can drive the par 4's will be the guys to focus on this week.

With a newer event like this, fantasy golf players are at a disadvantage with little to no course info to go on, so you are either relying on playing guys that are really hot on the PGA Tour right now or look at what Sal at GolfStats has to say. Last year, he was walking the course and talking to players to get you the best info for making expert picks for the Rocket Mortgage Classic so that you have the best chance to cash in! If you've missed out on his winning picks so far, you can still get a year long membership and save money using GolfStats Coupon Code GOLFBONUS! If you haven't been using GolfStats in 2021...you probably haven't won as much as you could have!.


Dates - July 1 – July 4, 2021

Prize Pool - $7,500,000

First Place - $1,350,000

FedEx Cup Points - 500


Detroit Golf Club


2021 Rocket Mortgage Classic Golf Course Details

Detroit Golf Club


Name of Course – Detroit Golf Club

Location - Detroit, MI

Par – 72

Yards – 7334

Year Built – 1916

Designed by - Donald Ross




Past Rocket Mortgage Classic Champions List

Bryson DeChambeau Defending Rocket Mortgage Champion


Bryson DeChambeau2020 – Bryson DeChambeau


Nate Lashley2019 – Nate Lashley




Other Rocket Mortgage Classic Championship info - Trends, Tidbits

  • Tournament was known previously as the Quicken Loans Tournament
  • The Rocket Mortgage Classic is part of the Open Qualifying Series, giving up to two non-exempt players an entry into "The Open Championship"


2021 Rocket Mortgage Classic Fantasy Golf Picks Info

All the major DFS Fantasy Golf sites will have regular games for the Rocket Mortgage Classic including our affiliate partner sites FanDuel and DraftKings. They will have their full slate of fantasy games to play ranging from small entry tournaments to their big contests for the RCM.


Why you need expert picks for the Rocket Mortgage Classic

Because this is a newer tournament on the PGA Tour schedule, there is little to no info about it. Playing the hot hand as a strategy to make fantasy picks this week will only take you so far...so you need to sign up to GolfStats.com and use the expert research, stats, and picks to create your winning fantasy golf roster. Use the GolfStats Coupon Code GOLFBONUS for $5 free and get started on winning some real money in fantasy golf.