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6 Under-the-Radar Golfers Who Will Surprise Us in the FedEx Cup Playoffs
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Carl Petterson has been one of the surprising players on the tour this season.

With a $10 million prize that goes to the winner of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, it would seem likely that one of the tour's stars would come away with the big money.

Even by today's lofty standards, $10 million is still a formidable amount of money, and it would serve stars like Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Bubba Watson well.

However, this year's FedEx Cup Playoffs have a chance to go to a player who is not at the top of the radar screen.

With the Ryder Cup coming up, some top-level players may have a hard time revving it up for each of the FedEx Cup Playoff events, and that could leave the top prize to a sensational player who is just beneath the upper echelon.

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