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Forward Press: Do we actually have a POY debate at East Lake?

September 21, 2015

Woohoo! The PGA Tour season mercifully comes to an end before taking its mandatory three-week vacation. But before that much-needed break, there are life-changing questions to settle at East Lake!

—Will Jason Day win Player of the Year? With a victory in the Tour Championship and in the FedExCup after overcoming the final week points reset, Day would certainly engender support of his peers. But when the writers get their vote, look for the scribes to cling to Jordan Spieth having done something in the majors only Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have done: never finish worse than T-4.