Player to watch: Jim Furyk

Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods aren't here, but there are some familiar names that will be taking swings at Hogan's Alley.

Player: Jim Furyk

Why he can win: Furyk has six top-10s at Colonial in his career and he's missed just one cut all year with five top-15s.

Why he might not: Furyk has missed the cut at Colonial the past two even years.

Best career finish at Colonial: Runner-up in 1998

Best 2012 finish on PGA Tour: Finished second at Transitions Championship