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How does Rory McIlroy like FedEx Cup now?

Updated: September 11, 2012, 3:59 PM ET
By Bob Harig

CARMEL, Ind. -- Call it the vagaries of youth, the unrelenting demands of stardom, or simple homesickness. But two years ago, Rory McIlroy wanted nothing to do with the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup playoffs.

McIlroy, then 21 years old, was so disillusioned that he would forgo his PGA Tour membership in 2011. McIlroy thought the demands of his schedule -- he also competes on the European Tour -- were too much. His then-agent, Chubby Chandler, also felt it was better for McIlroy to concentrate ...

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