FedEx Cup

How each player can win the FedEx Cup

EAST LAKE, Ga. -- All 30 players teeing it up at East Lake have a shot at the $10 million postseason prize, but only a select few control their destiny. Here are the scenarios enabling each player to win the 2016 FedEx Cup:

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No. 1 -- Dustin Johnson

No. 1 -- Dustin Johnson
  • Wins the Tour Championship
  • Reasonable chance of winning with a top-5 finish
  • Can finish as low as 29th and still have mathematical chance at Cup
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No. 2 -- Patrick Reed

No. 2 -- Patrick Reed
  • Wins the Tour Championship
  • Reasonable chance of winning with top-3 finish
  • Can finish as low as a two-way tie for sixth and still have mathematical chance of winning
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No. 3 -- Adam Scott

No. 3 -- Adam Scott
  • Wins the Tour Championship
  • Reasonable chance of winning with second place finish
  • Can finish as low as T-4 and still have mathematical chance of winning
  • Wins the Tour Championship
  • Has a reasonable chance of winning with a second place finish
  • Can finish as low as T-3 and still have mathematical chance of winning
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No. 5 -- Paul Casey

  • Wins the Tour Championship
  • Can finish as low as a two-way tie for second and still have mathematical chance of winning
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No. 6 -- Rory McIlroy

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND Dustin Johnson finishes T-2 or worse
  • Can finish second and still have mathematical chance of winning
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No. 7 -- Jordan Spieth

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 8 -- Russell Knox

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes third* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-2* or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes second* or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 9 -- Emiliano Grillo

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes third or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-2 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes second or worse*
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 10 -- Jimmy Walker

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes fifth or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in T-2 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes second* or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 11 -- Brandt Snedeker

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes T-6 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-4 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 12 -- Justin Thomas

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for T-6 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-4 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 13 -- Phil Mickelson

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes T-7 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-4 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 14 -- Ryan Moore

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes T-8 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-4 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 15 -- Kevin Chappell

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes ninth* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-4 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 16 -- Matt Kuchar

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for ninth or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for fourth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-3 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 17 -- Hideki Matsuyama

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for 10th or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for fourth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 18 -- Si Woo Kim

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes T-11 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes fifth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
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No. 19 -- Kevin Kisner

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes T-12 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes fifth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 20 -- Gary Woodland

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for T-12 or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes fifth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 21 -- Roberto Castro

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 13th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes fifth* or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes third* or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 22 -- Kevin Na

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes in a three-way tie for 13th or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-5 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 23 -- William McGirt

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 15th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-5 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
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No. 24 -- Bubba Watson

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 17th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for fifth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes in a three-way tie for third or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 25 -- Sean O'Hair

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 19th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for fifth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes fourth or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 26 -- Daniel Berger

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 21st* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes sixth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes fourth or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 27 -- Jason Dufner

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 23rd* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-6 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-4 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 28 -- J.B. Holmes

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 25th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes T-6 or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-4 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 29 -- Jhonatthan Vegas

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 27th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for sixth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-4 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup
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No. 30 -- Charl Schwartzel

  • Wins the Tour Championship AND...
  • Dustin Johnson finishes 29th* or worse
  • Patrick Reed finishes in a three-way tie for sixth or worse
  • Adam Scott finishes T-4 or worse
  • Jason Day finishes T-3 or worse
  • Paul Casey finishes in a three-way tie for second or worse
  • Rory McIlroy finishes T-2 or worse
  • *Tie for the FedEx Cup