Max Homa has played high-level golf all of 2023. After winning in the wrap-around season at the Fortinet Championship, Homa tied for third at the Sentry TOC, won the Farmers, tied for 39th at the WM Phoenix Open and finished runner-up to Rahm at the Genesis. After missing the cut at Sawgrass in 2021, Homa finished 13th last season.
Collin Morikawa grabbed third at the Farmers, missed the cut at the WM Phoenix Open then tied for sixth in LA. Morikawa finished 41st at the Players in 2021 but missed the weekend last year in gusty conditions.