Five golfers who could catch Henrik Stenson at Tour Championship

Henrik Stenson does not look like a man who will be caught at the Tour Championship. (USATSI)
Henrik Stenson does not look like a man who will be caught at the Tour Championship. (USATSI)

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The Tour Championship is over -- Henrik Stenson is 11 under and will inevitably win the touranament and the $10 million prize for winning the FedEx Cup.

But just for a minute let's pretend like Stenson doesn't have this thing all wrapped up with his four-shot lead and talk about a few golfers who could feasibly catch Stenson.

He did bogey three of his last five holes on Saturday so I guess anything could happen.

[looks at Stenson's 1-4 odds to win the tournament, laughs, continues writing].

Anyway, here are your five guys:

1. Dustin Johnson (four shots back) -- As Justin Ray of ESPN pointed out on Saturday, there have been seven winners from four or more shots back going to the final round of a tournament this season.

So Johnson recovering and overtaking Stenson is totally feasible. The problem for Johnson is that he won't win the FedEx Cup unless Stenson finishes in a tie for sixth (or worse) among a host of other things happening. But it would be kind of cool if Johnson bookended the 2013 season with wins.

2. Steve Stricker (six shots back) -- He's certainly got the game to make up six shots but he'll have to repeat something similar to his first-round 66. The reality is that he'll actually probably need a 64 or better to have a shot at the end.

3. Jordan Spieth (seven shots back) -- If you were asking me to pick two guys on Tour with the best chance to shoot something like a 61 or 62 on a Sunday to win a tournament, this guy and the next guy on the list would be in my top 10 pretty easily. What a story it would be if Spieth could somehow cap his rookie year with this tournament.

4. Webb Simpson (nine shots back) -- Simpson's 64 at the PGA Championship is proof that he has it in him. With eight golfers between him and Stenson it will take a minor miracle for him to hoist the trophy.

5. Tiger Woods (14 shots back) -- If Tiger goes out early and shoots a 57 and...haha, no, Tiger Woods will not be catching Henrik Stenson on Sunday.

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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