I suspect Captain Furyk his assistants and the qualified players will take a long hard look at personalities potential pairings who might best perform on a course that will be set up to handcuff bombers and reward accuracy and use the first two playoff events to see who will earn the last two picks.
Oh I really don’t know. Crazy-good putting? Vast experience? Tiger and Phil are locks. Zach Johnson and although Mr. Wood politely didn’t say it Matt Kuchar will be very tempting. There’s still time for the rest of this to sort itself out but I think you just want to find a couple of hot players who feel like they can make every putt they look at.
(Some fans look forward to those puns!) But look three majors at 28 is monstrous and this triumph elevates his stature to new heights. He’s entering rarefied air in this game and he’ll receive a new level of attention — and appreciation — because of it.