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In a wide-open tournament, Russell Henley emerges with a 1-shot lead in Deutsche Bank

  • Rory McIlroy lines up a putt on the 18th hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

    Rory McIlroy lines up a putt on the 18th hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)  (The Associated Press)

  • Russell Henley tees off on the third hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

    Russell Henley tees off on the third hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)  (The Associated Press)

  • Billy Horschel reads the green on the second hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

    Billy Horschel reads the green on the second hole during the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)  (The Associated Press)

Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday and had a 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship.

For the second straight week, a FedEx Cup playoff event is wide open going into the final round.

This one includes Rory McIlroy.

The world's No. 1 player had a 64. McIlroy was two shots off the lead at the TPC Boston heading into the Labor Day finish. Jason Day (69) and Chris Kirk (64) also were two behind. Ten players were separated by four shots.

Henley won the Honda Classic in a four-man playoff earlier this year. He was at 12-under 201.

Billy Horschel birdied his last three holes for a 67 and will play in the final group with Henley.