Expect playoff mustaches from Fowler, Thomas


Playoff beards have been around in hockey since 1980, but as we embark on the 2016 golf postseason, are FedEx Cup Playoff mustaches about to become a thing?

If a Twitter poll posted Monday by Justin Thomas is any indication, the answer is a resounding "yes."

Thomas got overwhelming support to start the movement from his Twitter following, and an approving emoji-filled response from his buddy Rickie Fowler, who sported some pretty twisted lip luggage early in his career.

Fowler wasn't the only high-profile Twitter user to respond. Jimmy Walker's wife, Erin, is all for it, even if it did take a little convincing:

And fellow PGA Tour player Morgan Hoffmann chimed in to let the guys know they already have some catching up to do:

The FedEx Cup Playoffs start Thursday at The Barclays. It could be just the beginning of a magical ride toward the Tour Championship and golf facial hair immortality.