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Rory Mcllroy

Rory McIlroy (ribs), according to his manager, will play during FedEx Cup playoff events despite his injury, Phil Casey of the Press Association reports.

Impact

Though the rib fracture he sustained at the start of the year caused significant pain to flare up during the final round of the PGA Championship, McIlroy feels confident enough to defend the FedEx crown. The opener begins Thursday in New York.

Steve Wheatcroft is dealing with a partially torn TFCC in his wrist, but he hopes to be back in two weeks according to his personal Twitter account.

Impact

Wheatcroft recently withdrew from this week's Wyndham Championship, and now the reason has become known as he deals with a partial tear in his wrist. He's not in the top-125 of the FedExCup standings, and therefore won't be eligible for the playoffs in two weeks, but could return to competitive golf elsewhere according to his recovery timetable.

Tim Herron will be in the field at this week's Wyndham Championship, Rob Bolton of PGATour.com reports.

Impact

Herron was originally an alternate for the event, but Steve Wheatcroft's (undisclosed) withdrawal opened up a spot. At 229th in the FedExCup standings, Herron has essentially no chance at making the playoffs.

Steve Wheatcroft has elected to withdraw from the upcoming Wyndham Championship due to an undisclosed reason, Rob Bolton of PGATour.com reports.

Impact

Wheatcroft is out of the playoff race at 174th in the FedExCup standings, despite making three consecutive cuts. The reason for his withdrawal is unclear, but he'll be replaced in the field by alternate Tim Herron.

Brandt Snedeker

Brandt Snedeker (ribs/sternum), who recently withdrew from this week's Wyndham Championship, will remain out indefinitely according to his personal Twitter account.

Impact

Snedeker's rib/sternum injury has kept him sidelined since late June, while he remains unable to hit a golf ball without experiencing pain. He'll continue to work with his medical team in order to make a full recovery, but at this point his availability for the upcoming playoffs appears to be in jeopardy.

Jason Gore will not play in this week's Wyndham Championship, according to Rob Bolton of PGATour.com.

Impact

Gore was in position to play this week as an alternate, but he will instead play The News Sentinel Open on the Web.com Tour. Mark Wilson took Gore's place in the field for this week's PGA event.

Dominic Bozzelli withdrew from the Wyndham Championship on Tuesday, Rob Bolton of PGATour.com reports.

Impact

Bozzelli has not entirely sewn up a spot in the FedExCup Playoffs just yet, but either he's not healthy enough to play this week, or feels good about his chances of making the cut regardless. Either way, Tommy Gainey will play this week in Bozzelli's place.

Webb Simpson

Webb Simpson carded a two-under 69 in the final round of the PGA Championship to move into a tie for 33rd place.

Impact

Simpson had more experience at Quail Hollow than anyone in the field considering that he is a member at the Charlotte area course. Simpson actually said he thought the course was set up too hard this week. He ranked 42nd in SG: Putting and 35th in SG: Tee-to-green. Simpson is in the mix of a solid stretch of golf where he has made every one of his last eight cuts. He will be in the field for the last event of the regular season, the Wyndham Championship. If Simpson can play some strong golf over the next few weeks he will have a chance to make his first TOUR Championship since 2014. He is just seven spots back of the top-30 cutoff as of now.

An Byeong-hun

Byeong-Hun An finished with a one-over 72 in the final round of the PGA Championship to come home in a tie for 28th place.

Impact

An wasn't able to figure out the new bermuda greens at Quail Hollow as he ranked 62nd in SG: Putting. He did driving the ball solidly ranking 14th in SG: Off-the-tee. An was also ninth in SG: Around-the-green. At 94th in the FedExCup standings, An is in decent position to make it to the second leg of the playoffs at least. He will be in the field this week at the Wyndham Championship as he looks to solidify his position.

Pat Perez

Pat Perez closed with a round of even-par 71 to finish in a tie for 28th place at the PGA Championship.

Impact

It came down to the putter for Perez who was way down in 74th as far as putts per GIR and 53rd in SG: Putting. The positive he can take is that he hit the ball fantastic as he was fourth in SG: Approach, T5 in driving accuracy, and T5 in greens in regulation. After a very quick start to the season, the summer months have been a struggle for Perez. He finished MC-MC-69 coming into the season's final major. Perez is still 12th in the FedExCup standings because of five top-10's, including a win, and six other top-25 results. He should make his next start at the FedExCup playoff opener in two weeks.

Grayson Murray fell into a tie for 22nd place at the PGA Championship after shooting a four-over 75 in the final round.

Impact

The winner a few weeks back at the Barbasol Championship entered the final round trailing the lead by just four shots. Murray was unable to gain much momentum throughout the day as he carded four birdies to four bogeys and two double-bogeys. Murray was bombing it around Quail Hollow, but struggled to find the short grass as he hit just 44 percent of the fairways, which was 72nd in the field. He still managed to rank T17 in greens in regulation and 17th in SG: Putting. Murray sits 66th in the FedExCup standings and will look to move up at the Wyndham Championship, which is the final event before the playoffs begin.

Gary Woodland

Gary Woodland struggled to a three-over 74 in the final round of the PGA Championship and fell into a tie for 22nd place.

Impact

Woodland had a great driving week at Quail Hollow. He finished T2 in fairways hit and fifth in SG: Off-the-tee. He was also T10 in greens in regulation. It was just another disappointing putting week for Woodland who was T63 in putts per GIR. On the season Woodland ranks 13th in SG: Tee-to-green, but 175th in SG: Putting. He currently sits 24th in the FedExCup standings with five top-10's. Woodland will make his next start likely at the Northern Trust Open in two weeks.

Robert Streb

Robert Streb shot an even-par 71 in the final round of the PGA Championship to finish in a tie for 22nd place.

Impact

Streb struggled with his driving at Quail Hollow as he was 67th in SG: Off-the-tee and T62 in driving accuracy. That made it difficult to hold extremely firm greens and as a result was T61 in greens in regulation. His short game carried him as he ranked eighth in SG: Around-the-green and 15th in putts per GIR. This is Streb's fourth top-25 in 10 starts at the major championships. Streb will be looking to move up from 78th in the FedExCup standings at the Wyndham Championship this week.

Ian Poulter

Ian Poulter closed with a two-under 69 to move into a tie for 22nd place at the PGA Championship.

Impact

Poulter was having to scramble most of the week because he was outside the top-60 in both driving accuracy and greens in regulation. He was able to putt very nicely on some lighting quick greens ranking second in SG: Putting and 11th in putts per GIR. Poulter has now finished inside the top-25 in 22 times in major championships. His best finish remains a runner-up at the 2008 Open Championship. Poulter will not be in the field for the Wyndham Championship. He will be looking to make some noise in the first three playoff events to try to get into the top-30 in the FedExCup standings. He is currently sitting in 46th place.

Scott Brown

Scott Brown finished in a tie for 13th place at the PGA Championship after a two-over 73 on Sunday.

Impact

Brown made 11 birdies to 11 bogeys for the week. While many struggled on these extremely fast greens at Quail Hollow, Brown rolled the ball well as he ranked ninth in SG: Putting. This was his first start in a major since the 2014 PGA Championship and the T13 notches his best finish in four major starts. Brown will play this week at the Wyndham Championship. He is currently 60th in the FedExCup standings thanks mostly to a pair of runner-up finishes.

Paul Casey

Paul Casey closed with an even-par 71 on Sunday to finish in a tie for 13th place at the PGA Championship.

Impact

There were few to hit the ball as solidly as Casey at Quail Hollow. He finished second in SG: Approach and fourth in SG: Tee-to-green. Casey was just 65th, however, in SG: Putting on some lighting quick greens. His stats this week are pretty representative of his season performance as he ranks 3rd in SG: Approach and 7th in SG: Tee-to-green, but 126th on tour in SG: Putting. Casey has been remarkably consistent as his worst finish in his last 10 starts was a 26th at the U.S. Open. He will make his next start in the FedExCup playoff opener in two weeks.

James Hahn

James Hahn shot a one-under 70 on Sunday to finish in a tie for 13th place at the PGA Championship.

Impact

Despite only ranking T67 in driving accuracy at a course with very thick rough, Hahn was still able to come in at sixth in SG: Approach and T22 in greens in regulation. Hahn came into the week with plenty of reason for optimism. The last time Quail Hollow hosted a tournament, it was Hahn who was victorious in a playoff. Hahn continues his solid season as he sits 51st in the FedExCup standings with eight top-25's in 24 starts. He will be in the field for the Wyndham Championship this week.

Brian Harman

Brian Harman closed with a two-under 69 to move into a tie for 13th place at the PGA Championship.

Impact

Harman made the ninth most birdies in the field with 16. He ranked 10th in SG: Around-the-green and T20 in putts per GIR. Harman didn't give himself enough chances as he was T50 in greens in regulation and 52nd in SG: Approach. He rounds out the 2017 majors with his second career top-25 finish in 10 starts. He also was T2 at the U.S. Open back in June. Harman has seven top-10 finishes this season and will make his next start in the first playoff event in two weeks at the Northern Trust Open.

Ryan Moore

Ryan Moore shot a two-under 69 in the final round of the PGA Championship to finish in a tie for 13th place.

Impact

Moore was in full control of his golf ball as he ranked T2 in driving accuracy, T5 in greens in regulation, and seventh in SG: Tee-to-green. The problem was that he could just not figure out the brand new greens at Quail Hollow as he ranked 61st in SG: Putting and 71st in putts per GIR. That's why he was only able to make 10 birdies for the week which was T61 in the field. Moore now has eight top-25's at majors in his career. He currently sits 67th in the FedExCup standings and will look to move up at the Wyndham Championship this week.

Marc Leishman

Marc Leishman carded a bogey-free four-under 67 in the final round of the PGA Championship and finished in a tie for 13th place.

Impact

Leishman was able to jump up 34 spots in the final round to notch his seventh top-25 at a major in the last five years. He had a solid ball striking week at Quail Hollow as he was 16th in SG: Tee-to-green and T22 in greens in regulation. Leishman struggled to get putts to drop on theses new bermuda greens, however, as he ranked 47th in SG: Putting and T50 in putts per GIR. He now is currently sitting in 14th in the FedExCup standings as the playoffs approach in two weeks.