Bacon: I had this whole thing planned out in my head that was going to start with, "Whoever is named after Vegas, wins in Vegas," but dammit, I'd already picked Johnny earlier this season. No matter, I'll go with another young stud, Kyle Stanley, as my Timberlake pick. He had three top-25s in all three FedEx Cup playoffs events (but somehow didn't make the Tour Championship, I demand a recount!), and the Fall Series is made for guys like him.
Busbee: What the ... ? I've still got Rickie Fowler on the board? Hell yes, I'll take him! And I won't even make him turn his hat around! Fowler's got a bit to prove after missing out on the Tour Championship, so I expect he's going to Kyle Stanley look like ... Kyle Chandler? Kyle Rayner? Kyle Busch? Kyle Gass? Kyle Farnsworth? Whatever, he's going to beat him. [UPDATE: Unless he's not actually in the field, which I failed to double-check. Point to Bacon. End-of-season stupidity.]
Last week: I felt pretty good that Justin Rose was still available for the Tour Championship. I didn't feel quite so good when Rose nose-dove onto the first tee. Fortunately, Bacon's pick of John Senden didn't even make it out of the locker room, finishing +4 to Rose's +1.
Current standings: Busbee 24, Bacon 22
Already Used: Busbee: Ernie Els, Steve Stricker, Chad Campbell, Bill Haas, Nick Watney, Tim Clark, Brian Gay, Matt Kuchar, KJ Choi, Webb Simpson, Jhonattan Vegas, Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott, Jim Furyk, Luke Donald, Anthony Kim, Ben Crane, Zach Johnson, Sean O'Hair, Kenny Perry, David Toms, Lee Westwood, Spencer Levin, Gary Woodland, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Lucas Glover, Sergio Garcia, Charl Schwartzel, Charles Howell III, Bubba Watson, Brandt Snedeker, Aaron Baddeley.
Bacon: Bubba Watson, Jim Furyk, Steve Marino, Ben Crane, Jhonattan Vegas, Dustin Johnson, Matt Kuchar, Ian Poulter, Graeme McDowell, Nick Watney, Padraig Harrington, Tiger Woods, Spencer Levin, Anthony Kim, Angel Cabrera, Aaron Baddeley, Pat Perez, Justin Rose, Adam Scott, David Toms, Rory Sabbatini, Chez Reavie, Jonathan Byrd, Phil Mickelson, Webb Simpson, K.J. Choi, Steve Stricker, Luke Donald, Charl Schwartzel, Jeff Overton, Rory McIlroy, Lucas Glover, Gary Woodland, Camilo Villegas, Brandt Snedeker.
- Justin Rose