Tiger may be out, but the showdown at Augusta National will still offer some of the best drama in all of sports. The odds are in Rory McIlroy's favor, but anything can happen in Georgia – and frequently does. Here are the 10 players to watch if you're looking for excitement. Whether or not they end up sliding into the green jacket, these guys will definitely put on a show.
Mickelson's 2014 has been less than stellar thus far. His tie for twelfth at the Shell Houston Open is his best finish this season. "Lefty" has even said he is "a little nervous" heading to Augusta. But the number five golfer on Earth is no stranger to the "risk reward" situations and has a history of being fearless with the tournament on the line – see his 2010 win. Whether or not he's in a rut, his record at Augusta can't be ignored. Mickelson already has three Green Jackets in his locker. The tailor at Augusta would have no problem cutting a fourth.
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