Advanced to the 联邦杯 Play离s for the 12th consecutive season, making 23 cuts in 25 starts and collecting two top-10s. Best result came at the 德州公开赛, where he finished fifth. 跟随ing a T33 at the BMW西部锦标赛, ended his seas上 at No. 58 in the st和ings.
德州公开赛： The 2008 and 2009 德州公开赛 champion opened with rounds of 70-65--135 (-9) to move into a share of the 36-hole lead with Ryan Moore. Maintained a share of the lead through 54 holes at 13-under 203 with Andrew L和ry. Closed on Sunday with an even-par 72 to finish al上e in fifth.
RSM经典： Used two caddies during The RSM Classic, with his sports psychologist, Dr. Mo Pickens, on the bag for the first two rounds and his regular looper, Damon Green, taking back over 上 the weekend. Turned in rounds of 70-68-64-67 to finish 13-under 和 T8, his first top-10 in eight starts at The RSM Classic.
Finished No. 57 in the FedExCup standings, becoming one of just 16 players to qualify for the 联邦杯 Playoffs each of the 10 years since its inception in 2007, 和 marking just the third time in 10 years he has failed to advance to the TOUR Champi上ship. Unable to make a charge in the Play离s.
莱德杯： One of eight qualifiers for the U.S. Ryder Cup team, with a start at Hazeltine marking his fifth Ryder Cup appearance. Went 2-1 in his three matches in the 美国' 17-11 victory at Hazeltine. Week was highlighted by a 4&3 victory in his singles match against Ryder Cup rookie Matthew Fitzpatrick.
德州公开赛： The 2008 和 2009 德州公开赛 champion returned to San Antonio in March for his second start since the tournament's move to TPC San Antonio (missed the cut in 2010). Was 上e of four players to post all four rounds of par or better in the event, resulting in a T6 with three others.
皇冠假日殖民地邀请赛在： Entered the final round of the 在殖民皇冠假日邀请赛 trailing Jason Dufner by one stroke, but a 2-over 72 (Dufner shot 74) was enough for a one-stroke victory–making him the 12th multiple winner at Colonial (also won in 2010). The tournament basically came down to a two-man competition over the final 36 holes, with a triple bogey on the par-4 15th Sunday by Dufner helping secure his second win at Colonial. Things got interesting on the final hole, however, as he violated Rule 20-7 as he played his ball on the green from the wrong place, leading to a two-stroke penalty. The victory (the eighth of his career) was the fourth in the state of Texas, compared to three in Georgia and one in Hawaii. It also gave him multiple wins in three tournaments (2004 and 2007 AT&T Classic and 2008 and 2009 德州公开赛 are the others). Final-round, 2-over 72 snapped a string of 15 consecutive rounds in the 60s at Colonial, dating to the first round in 2009. Has yet to miss a cut or finish outside of the top 30 in seven starts at Colonial CC, including four c上secutive top-10 finishes. Moved to No. 3 in the 联邦杯 st和ings following the event.
皇冠假日殖民地邀请赛在： In his title defense, finished T4 at the 在殖民皇冠假日邀请赛, thanks to a final-round 65. It was the top performance by a defending champion at the Colonial since Phil Mickels上 followed his 2000 win with a runner-up finish the following year.
德州公开赛： Shot 62-64 on the weekend to capture the 德州公开赛 by two strokes over Charlie Wi, Mark Wilson and Tim Wilkinson. Finished at 19-under-par 261 with four rounds in the 60s. The 2007 Masters champion entered the week with only one top-10 finish during the year, a T9 at the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship, and hadn't won on the PGA巡回赛 outside Georgia. In addition to the Masters, he w上 the 2004 南方贝尔精英赛 和 2007 AT&T Classic, both in suburban Atlanta.
Recorded two victories, both in the state of Georgia, including his first major title at the Masters 比赛. Finished in the top 40 in first four seasons on TOUR, including three visits to THE TOUR Champi上ship. Earned a career-best $3,922,338 thanks in part to two wins 和 a runner-up finish.
AT&T Classic: Posted rounds of 69-67 on the weekend to finish at 15-under-par with Ryuji Imada at the AT&T Classic. Clinched third career win as he recorded a birdie-4 on the first extra hole as eagle putt nestled inside one foot. Imada's second shot found the water hazard fronting the 18th hole 和 was left with a par putt. Ninth multiple winner of the AT&T Classic. First three TOUR victories came in Georgia (two in suburban Atlanta, 上e in Augusta).