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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Rory McIlroy's name.
May 3, 2016
DraftKings PGA: Wells Fargo Championship
Two-time winner and defending champ Rory McIlroy is a no-brainier for the top of Len Hochberg's lower-risk lineup.
April 11, 2016
Masters Recap: Lessons Learned at Augusta
Len Hochberg reminds us to never get too comfortable when a golfer has a healthy lead. Anything can happen. Just ask Danny Willett and Jordan Spieth.
April 6, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: Masters Tournament
Jeremy Schilling looks at what it will take to win the Masters this week, but will Adam Scott's putter be his savior or his killer?
Majors Value Meter: Masters Rankings
Michael Riek ranks the field in this week's Masters where Jason Day will look to finally break through after twice knocking on the door.
April 5, 2016
Masters Preview: Jordan Rules
Greg Vara breaks down the contenders at this week's Masters where Jordan Spieth hopes to continue his outstanding, albeit brief, track record.
DraftKings PGA: Masters Tournament
Michael Riek puts three-time Masters winner Phil Mickelson at the top of his lower-risk lineup for this first major of the season.
March 30, 2016
Weekly Preview: Phil's at Home in Houston
Greg Vara breaks down the Houston Open where Phil Mickelson might be in the best spot all season to grab a PGA Tour victory.
March 28, 2016
Weekly Recap: Day's Hot Streak Continues
Len Hochberg discusses Jason Day’s win at the WGC-Dell Match Play, his new No. 1 status and what this means for the Masters.
March 22, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: WGC-Dell Match Play
Jeremy Schilling looks at this week's match-play event where Rory McIlroy will try to use his impressive putting to his benefit.
WGC-Dell Match Play Preview: Tough Field to Pick
Greg Vara runs down the considerations for this week's match-play event, which is even trickier because it's at a new venue. Can Paul Casey continue his recent run at match play?
March 21, 2016
Arnold Palmer Recap: Day Shows Why He's a Champ
Len Hochberg analyzes the Arnold Palmer Invitational where Jason Day showed why he's a champion by hitting the best shots at the most important times.
March 16, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: Arnold Palmer Invitational
Jeremy Schilling looks at the stat that likely will weigh the most at this week's Bay Hill event, which could mean a big weekend for birdie-machine Adam Scott.
Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview: The Sensible Pick
Greg Vara previews this week's PGA Tour event at Bay Hill where Henrik Stenson almost makes too much sense to pick for fantasy teams.
March 15, 2016
DraftKings PGA: Arnold Palmer Invitational
After an update to the field, Michael Riek likes Henrik Stenson and George McNeill for his low-risk lineup, as they’ll likely make Bay Hill’s generous cut.
March 14, 2016
Weekly Recap: Schwartzel Wins Ho-Hum Valspar Championship
Len Hochberg sums up one of the quieter stops on the PGA Tour where Charl Schwartzel won in a playoff against Bill Haas.
March 7, 2016
Weekly Recap: Scott Takes Two in a Row
Len Hochberg contemplates a golfing Big 6 that would include Adam Scott following his WGC-Cadillac Championship win.
March 2, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: WGC-Cadillac Championship
Jeremy Schilling is focused on GIR this week at the Blue Monster, which could mean good things for the likes of Russell Knox, who is accurate as it gets off the tee.
March 1, 2016
WGC-Cadillac Championship Preview: It's Bubba's Time
Greg Vara previews this week event on the PGA Tour where Bubba Watson is a good bet to conquer Doral's Blue Monster.
DraftKings PGA: WGC-Cadillac Championship
Henrik Stenson, with his blend of driving and short game, is one of Michael Riek's picks at the challenging Doral course.
February 24, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: Honda Classic
Jeremy Schilling looks at which stats it will take to conquer PGA National this week and which players, like perhaps Rickie Fowler, can do it.
Honda Classic Preview: Luke's no Fluke at PGA National
Greg Vara analyzes this week's PGA Tour event at PGA National in Florida where Luke Donald has a solid chance to have a huge week.
February 23, 2016
DraftKings PGA: Honda Classic
Michael Riek believes that local residents like Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler may have the advantage at this first stop of the Florida Swing.
February 22, 2016
Weekly Recap: No Love for Bubba?
Len Hochberg recaps the Northern Trust Open where Bubba Watson won and moved to fourth in the world, but still isn't getting much recognition.
February 17, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: Northern Trust Open
Jeremy Schilling breaks down how James Hahn won last year's Northern Trust Open and what it portends for this year's event at Riviera.
Northern Trust Open Preview: Going Back to the DJ Well
Dustin Johnson disappointed last week, but Greg Vara is back on the bandwagon this week at Riviera, where DJ has finished in the top 5 in three of his last five starts.
February 16, 2016
DraftKings PGA: Northern Trust Open
Len Hochberg doesn’t have a clear-cut stand out for this week’s PGA Event at Riviera, though Rory McIlroy is a top pick.
February 15, 2016
Weekly Recap: Welcome to Vaughn Taylor’s New World
Len Hochberg marvels at Vaughn Taylor’s improbable win at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and what it means for Taylor, if anything, and fantasy owners.
February 8, 2016
Phoenix Open Recap: Super Sunday Meltdown
Len Hochberg recaps the Phoenix Open where victory alluded Rickie Fowler in a playoff against Hideki Matsuyama.
January 27, 2016
PGA Tour Stats Review: Farmers Insurance Open
Jeremy Schilling breaks down what to look for in this week's event at Torrey Pines where Phil Mickelson enters looking the best he has in some time.
January 25, 2016
Weekly Recap: Who's Wearing the Pants Now?
Len Hochberg discusses the ripples that emerged from Sunday's wins for Rickie Fowler and Jason Dufner and what it means for fantasy owners.