With two wins — one a major — and a runner-up in the U.S. Open, another win at a FedEx Cup playoff event might be enough to get voted PGA Tour player of the year. Woods has five wins, all of them strong, but failed to win a major.
“If I finish off with one or two wins this year, and win the FedEx Cup, I think that would be enough to get the player of the year,” he said. “My game clicked again last week, and I feel like these next three weeks I’m going to play very well. I can just feel it. You can just tell sometimes. The game feels sharp. And mentally, I have a lot of energy and I’m able to focus clearly. And that’s usually when you play well.”