You’d be hard pressed to find us on the water without a…

You’d be hard pressed to find us on the water without a few of these crankbaits in the boat. There’s a lot you need to know about these plugs:

Zoom W.E.C. E Series Crankbaits
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Some baits you keep on hand, regardless of season or lake or time of the day. For me that is a handful of shallow running crankbaits. I’ve caught bass on shallow crankbaits in water less that 50 degrees and water warmer than 90 degrees. The fact that they’ve produced in a wide variety of situations…

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Really interesting thoughts.

Really interesting thoughts. Have you noticed similar changes in your bodies of water?

The Changing Approach of Umbrella Rigs for Bass
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The Alabama Rig and the many castable bass umbrella rigs it spawned lost some of its appeal in the 12 months for many anglers. But what we’ve found fishing with anglers who have adapted, the rig is still as effective as other lures in the tackle box. Anglers should 1) realize what has changed in …

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Is it spring yet?

Is it spring yet? This video always gets our blood pumping!

Giant Frog Blowups Caught on Film
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We ran across a video of some amazing topwater blowups captured by YouTube user BamaBass. This is guaranteed to get your blood pumping!

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Catching redfish is an absolute blast!

Catching redfish is an absolute blast! This particular technique can yield excellent results.

Wading Coastal Waters for Awesome Redfish Action
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Wade fishing can be a fun and very effective way to catch redfish from inshore coastal waters.

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If your hooks aren’t sharp, you’re putting yourself at…

If your hooks aren’t sharp, you’re putting yourself at a major disadvantage right out of the gate.

How to Make Your Fishing Hooks Ultra Sharp
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Dull fishing hooks can easily result in losing the fish of a lifetime or tournament check. Elite Series pro Chad Pipkens shows us how easy it is to keep ’em sticky sharp.

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Have you seen the new bass boat released by Lund Boats?

Have you seen the new bass boat released by Lund Boats? We’ve had an opportunity to test it out and it’s a sweet ride. Here’s our complete walkthrough of it:

Lund Unveils New Bass Boat
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Lund releases the 2016 1875 Pro V Bass model fishing boat

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This is an effective technique throughout the entire…

This is an effective technique throughout the entire year, but learning how to fish it correctly is very important!

How to Fish the Hard Head and Biffle Bug System
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The rod loaded and released rhythmically as the lure bumped along the bottom. Ticking and grabbing as it caught the edge of rocks along the hard bottom under the tension of the line being winched by the reel. The line sluggishly tightened as the rod tip began to load as the fish began to take …

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This new and improved Chatterbait from Z-Man Fishing…

This new and improved Chatterbait from Z-Man Fishing Products really catches ’em. Here’s what we learned about it throughout our testing:

Z-Man Project Z Chatterbait Review
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Check out what we thought of the new Z-Man Project Z Chatterbait

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A fun way to catch giant fish!

A fun way to catch giant fish! Here’s how to do it:

Why You Should Wade Fish for Redfish
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Wade fishing can be a fun and very effective way to catch redfish from inshore coastal waters.

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8 sure-fire fishing spots that will result in some…

8 sure-fire fishing spots that will result in some chunky smallmouth from your local rivers and streams.

Bank Fishing for River or Stream Smallmouths
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Tips on 8 sure-fire spots, 7 tactics and 5 baits that will catch you more smallmouth from the bank on your local river or stream.

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Crankbaits and grass can be a beautiful combination.

Crankbaits and grass can be a beautiful combination. Mike Iaconelli shares some helpful information in this video!

How to Fish Crankbaits Through Grass for Bass
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Mike Iaconelli discusses the taxing nature of fishing crankbaits through grass but why it is so effective for bass.

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This technique is a great way to catch some of your…

This technique is a great way to catch some of your biggest fish of the entire year!

How to Rig an Umbrella Rig for Fishing Cover
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Bass fishing pro Jimmy Mason shares his system for fishing umbrella rigs in and around cover without constant fouling.

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Dull fishing hooks can–and eventually will–break your…

Dull fishing hooks can–and eventually will–break your heart. In today’s new video, Chad Pipkens explains an easy method to keep ’em super sharp.

How To Sharpen Fishing Hooks
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Dull fishing hooks can easily result in losing the fish of a lifetime or tournament check. Elite Series pro Chad Pipkens shows us how easy it is to keep ’em sticky sharp.

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There are a lot of advantages to using braided line on…

There are a lot of advantages to using braided line on spinning gear. Do you prefer it?

Why Braid Will Make You a Better Finesse Angler
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We recently spent a week with several top bass fishing pros from the Bassmaster Elite Series and the FLW Tour on Table Rock Lake in between the FLW Tour event there and the Bull Shoals event for the Elite Series. Table Rock is a highland reservoir with generally very clear water. However, because of…

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The more you can break down cover, the faster you can…

The more you can break down cover, the faster you can find and outsmart the bass.

Reading Cover Like a Pro
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Ever gone to a body of water and felt like finding bass was going to be like finding a needle in a stack of needles? That feeling comes over every angler now and again, especially when you’ve been toiling in a sea of seemingly similar cover without so much as a sniff. You start to …

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There are several variables that determine which color…

There are several variables that determine which color palette will work best for you.

The Right Color Palette for My Fish Finder
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More than we need. That’s often what comes on a lot of the latest gadgets and gizmos. But if you’re like me, you have techno-joy and love that most things, especially our fishing electronics, come with more than we think we need. Probably the most frequent question folks ask involves choosing the be…

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Ever get that feeling that there are a lot more fish…

Ever get that feeling that there are a lot more fish down there even though you’re not getting bit?

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A great way to catch both quantity and quality…

A great way to catch both quantity and quality throughout the winter months. Have you ever tried it?

Vertical Jigging Spoons for Winter Bass
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Early winter fishing can, without a doubt, be some of the year’s most frustrating fishing. The days of the explosive topwater action, quick limits and raw thumbs characteristic of our fall fishing endeavors are all but a distant memory to which we desperately cling. In its absence, anglers are left…

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This new spinning reel from Abu Garcia has really…

This new spinning reel from Abu Garcia has really impressed us. Here’s everything you need to know about it:

Abu Garcia Revo STX Spinning Reel Review
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The new line of Revo Spinning reels from Abu Garcia are impressive to say the least. Check out the STX.

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This crankbait from Rapala USA has proven to be both…

This crankbait from Rapala USA has proven to be both versatile and effective – even in tough conditions. Here’s what you should know about it:

Rapala Crankin Rap Review
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A great crankbait that deserves careful consideration.

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