What is the Age trend for top-ten players on the PGA Tour?

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What does this tell us? It looks like we are certainly less likely to see guys like Jim Furyk to compete on Tour than we were 15 years ago. It’s easy to imagine that this is related to my last post, showing that accuracy off the tee matters less than it once did. If you’re an older player on tour, it is exceedingly difficult to compete with the longer hitters.

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