2018 FedEx Cup Playoffs: The Northern Trust
August 23, 2018 by Marc Jerbs

On Thursday, the Ridgewood Country Club will host the 2nd FedExCup playoff tournament, THE NORTHERN TRUST. The FedExCup playoff will feature the last five tournaments of the 2018 season and will determine the overall champion.

Current leader Dustin Johnson has only a slim 83 points lead over defending champion Justin Thomas. It is not about winning all the remaining golf tournaments but it is how each golfer sustain their stamina and peak at the right time.

There are four golfers who has equal chances to wrestle the lead and the championship away from Dustin Johnson. The likes of Justin Thomas, Bubba Watson, Brooks Koepka and Justin Rose are the major threat for erstwhile leader Dustin Johnson.

The sportsbook handicappers have installed Dustin Johnson as the man to beat at THE NORTHERN TRUST on Sunday noon.