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April 1 2013

4:15 PM

Wild card: Valero Texas Open

Leonard is the all-time leading money winner at the Valero Texas Open. (Greenwood/Getty Images)

Each week, PGATOUR.COM's Fantasy Insider Rob Bolton offers his Power Rankings for the weekly TOUR event as well as his Sleeper picks. But what about the players who don't make the Power Rankings but who can't really be considered Sleepers? Bolton will make one "wild card" selection from the large group of players who fall into that middle range but might rise up to claim the title. This week's pick is ...

JUSTIN LEONARD

Already 8-for-9 on the year, the Texan has survived more than half of his cuts made (15) from 2012 in one-third the number of starts (26). His most notable result this season was a T4 at the Tampa Bay Championship just three weeks ago. Ranks 36th on TOUR in fairways hit, 36th in scrambling and 48th in adjusted scoring. He's also a three-time winner (2000, 2001, 2007) and all-time money leader at the Valero Texas Open, but he's yet to crack the top 25 among three cuts made since the tournament shifted to TPC San Antonio in 2010.

Click here to check out Bolton's Power Rankings for the Valero Texas Open

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