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Players Championship 2021 picks: Matthew Fitzpatrick, Kyle Porter join our "Be Right" podcast to talk TPC Sawgrass


Matthew Fitzpatrick lines up a putt at the 2021 Genesis Invitational, one of four consecutive top-20 finishes as he enters The Players.

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It’s one of the best weeks of the year—48 of the top 50 players in the world will tee it up at the 2021 Players Championship. One of those players, Matthew Fitzpatrick (now 16th in the world) joined us to talk us through the course and what is key to playing well at this Pete Dye design. Though his record at TPC Sawgrass isn't stellar, Fitzpatrick is on a run of great golf with a win in Dubai to end 2020 before rattling off four consecutive top-20 finishes. See if he likes his chances this week. (9:04 in the below podcast link)

We’re also joined by one of the best golf writers in the business, Kyle Porter of CBS Sports, to help us break down the jam-packed field at TPC Sawgrass. Is this the week Jordan Spieth puts it all together? Porter has a spicy take on Spieth’s odds to win. (17:00)

Which of the top names are our experts betting on this week? We break down each odds range and offer some of our sleeper picks to win on this week’s “Be Right” podcast as we look to continue our hot streak.

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