Tiger Woods was on the ballot when the PGA Tour began voting on its annual awards, but only in one category.
PGA Tour officials have decided not to submit any candidates on this year's awards ballot as comeback player of the year.
Stuart Appleby has been voted the PGA Tour comeback player of the year after going from his worst season to a magical win.
Which player will become the PGA Tour Player of the Year? How about the top rookie? ESPN.com's Bob Harig and Jason Sobel analyze the candidates and make their selections in their e-mail chat, Alternate Shot.
For the first time since its inception in 1991, the PGA Tour comeback player of the year award will not be handed out in 2009.
Carson Palmer was made the Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback on Monday over Jon Kitna, who won the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year award last season.
Mickelson ended a 19-month drought because he found a way to play smart and aggressive at the same time.
Who will win the LPGA's Player of the Year award? Rookie of the Year? Comeback player? Our experts give their predictions.
Will Tiger Woods once again rule the PGA Tour in 2008? Who will be the top rookie? And comeback player? Our experts give their predictions in six different categories.