After a really bad 2011 season, Justin Rose finally found his game and shot an -8 under to lead the first round of the BMW Championship.
Jim Furyk and Geoff Ogilvy will have to play some of their best golf in hopes of advancing to the Tour Championship and being selected to play in the Presidents Cup.
Despite being projected as a future PGA star, winning on the PGA Tour this year has helped Webb Simpson focus on the task at hand; a FedEx Cup championship and a $10 million check.
If the players don’t like the changes at the new Cog Hill Country Club, in Chicago; then this could be the last time Cog Hill hosts a PGA Tour championship.
After his great finish at the Deutsche Bank Championship, Jim Furyk now only needs to move up 5 spots to make it into the Tour Championship and make it a successful season.
Although the PGA is on a break this weekend, that doesn’t mean there is no golf being played. Across the pond in Scotland, the best American amateur golfers will go head-to-head against amateurs from England and Ireland.
Jonathan Byrd can play conservatively and assure himself a spot in the Tour Championship, but that is not his style. He will continue to play aggressive at BMW Championship next weekend.
There was great drama on the 72nd hole at the Deutshe Bank Championship, but the PGA needs to fix their playoff point system so it can be realistic for players to have a chance to win.
Phil Mickelson has finally changed his putter in his bag, but will continue to work with both putters well into the off-season.
Bubba Watson continues to use his driving length to his advantage as he prepares to win the Deutsche Bank Championship.
Bubble player Troy Matteson is off to a fast start, Charl Schwartzel is ready for the stretch run after a week off and Phil Mickelson is turning to a belly putter to help his putting woes.
After winning the PGA Championship earlier this year Keegan Bradley didn’t expect the hometown welcome he has received so far leading up to the Deutsche Bank Championship.
Despite only winning one tournament this season, Luke Donald continues to remain the No. 1 ranked player in the world and is making a run at the FedEx Cup.
PGA Tour rookie William McGirt needs to have another outstanding performance at The Deutsche Bank Championship to move on to the BMW Championship.
A couple of players to keep your eyes on as we proceed deeper into the FedEx Cup playoffs are, Steve Strickers, Keegan Bradley and Matt Kuchar.