Sanderson Farms Championship Preview: Snedeker Still in Good Form
Sanderson Farms Championship Preview: Snedeker Still in Good Form

This article is part of our Weekly Preview series.

The PGA Tour heads to Jackson, Miss., this week, site of the Cameron Champ coming out party last season. Well, it was his first PGA Tour win, but it wasn't exactly a springboard to better play throughout the season, so perhaps not a coming out party as much as a "hello world" party? 

Whatever the case, the fall portion of the season is the time when players who are new to the tour or have grinded for a while can pick up a win that might come easier than it will a few months down the road during the "regular" season. Case in point, Joaquin Niemann, who grinded for all of about 15 months before earning his first PGA Tour win last week. 

Who will be that guy this week? There's no way to know, but of course, we'll scour the field to give you some possibilities. Fortunately, we have some course history in play this week as this event has used the same course since 2014.     


This Week: Sanderson Farms Championship – Country Club of Jackson, Jackson, Miss.  

Last Year: Cameron Champ shot a final-round 67 on his way to a four-stroke victory over Corey Conners.  

FAVORITES

Joaquin Niemann (14-1) 

Fresh off of his first PGA Tour win, Niemann is the favorite entering this week. Although his win was no fluke, as he'd been tracking that win for a few months, it's hard to imagine he'll put another strong effort just a few

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