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$8,000,000 Deutsche Bank Championship Field
TPC Boston
Par 71 - 7214 Yards
Norton, Massachusetts
Sep 2 - Sep 5, 2011
 
Blake Adams
Robert Allenby
Aaron Baddeley
Ricky Barnes
Kris Blanks
Keegan Bradley
Jonathan Byrd
Chad Campbell
Greg Chalmers
Kevin Chappell
K.J. Choi
Stewart Cink
Chris Couch
Ben Crane
Brian Davis
Jason Day
Brendon de Jonge
Luke Donald
Jason Dufner
Ernie Els
Rickie Fowler
Harrison Frazar
Jim Furyk
Tommy Gainey
Sergio Garcia
Robert Garrigus
Brian Gay
Lucas Glover
Bill Haas
Padraig Harrington
J.J. Henry
Charley Hoffman *
Charles Howell III
Ryuji Imada
Trevor Immelman
Freddie Jacobson
Brandt Jobe
Dustin Johnson
Zach Johnson
Robert Karlsson
Jerry Kelly
Anthony Kim
Chris Kirk
Matt Kuchar
Martin Laird
Marc Leishman
Spencer Levin
Davis Love III
Bill Lunde
Hunter Mahan
Steve Marino
Troy Matteson
Graeme McDowell
William McGirt
George McNeill
John Merrick
Phil Mickelson
Ryan Moore
Kevin Na
Sean O'Hair
Geoff Ogilvy
Jeff Overton
Ryan Palmer
Pat Perez
Carl Pettersson
Scott Piercy
D.A. Points
Ian Poulter
Chez Reavie
John Rollins
Andres Romero
Justin Rose
Rory Sabbatini
Charl Schwartzel
Adam Scott
John Senden
Webb Simpson
Vijay Singh
Brandt Snedeker
Scott Stallings
Kyle Stanley
Brendan Steele
Kevin Streelman
Steve Stricker
Chris Stroud
David Toms
Cameron Tringale
Bo Van Pelt
Jhonattan Vegas
Scott Verplank
Camilo Villegas
Johnson Wagner
Jimmy Walker
Nick Watney
Bubba Watson
Charlie Wi
Mark Wilson
Gary Woodland
Y.E. Yang
* - Defending Champion
 
NOTES
It`s the second leg of the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup and the field has been whittled down to the top 100 on the points list. After The Barclays last week was shortened due to Hurricane Irene, players should be well rested. Since the New Jersey-based Barclays was reduced to 54 holes, golfers had Sunday off and with Labor Day on Monday, the tour always takes advantage of the national holiday and goes Friday-Monday for this event. The TPC Boston prepared for Irene and took several TV towers, signs and temporary structures down until the storm passed. Dustin Johnson is your FedExCup Playoff Points leader thanks to his abbreviated, but still impressive victory at Plainfield Country Club. Matt Kuchar, the runner-up at The Barclays is second, followed by Nick Watney, Webb Simpson and world No. 1 Luke Donald. The top 100 are in the field this week, although it`s only 99. J.B. Holmes is out of action after brain surgery and Masters champion Charl Schwartzel, who skipped the first playoff event, is back in action. Last year, it was an unlikely winner in the second playoff event. Charley Hoffman fired a nine-under 62 on Monday and won by five shots. He missed the course record at the TPC Boston, but did post a tournament record 22-under 262. It was his second PGA Tour victory and first since 2007. Hoffman is back to defend his title and is 33rd on the points list. It`s bubble time for several players as the top 70 advance to the BMW Championship in two weeks. Ian Poulter, Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell, Geoff Ogilvy, Davis Love III, Stewart Cink and Ernie Els will all need a good Labor Day weekend if they are to advance. Golf Channel has the first two rounds, then early coverage on Sunday and Monday. NBC will carry the end of the broadcast for Sunday and Monday. Next week is a break in the playoffs, but in two weeks, it`s the BMW Championship for the top 70 on the points list. Johnson won that title last year.