I'm rooting for Rick Clunn to win the Elite Series Falcon Slam.
For every Rayo Breckenridge, Jack Hains or Jack Chancellor (who all won a Classic yet are mostly unknown to young fans), there's a Roland Martin, Bill Dance or Jimmy Houston who have earned almost all the accolades but never picked up the big hardware.
I just returned from Charlotte where Bill Dance, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and I finished filming more of those humorous Bass Pro Shops commercials that will air nationwide later this year.
Daniel Lanier's 9-pound, 4-ounce lead at the end of Day 1 on the Kissimmee Chain is the biggest I can recall. To find a bigger gap you have to go back to a 10-bass or even 15-bass limit.
Remembering the best single-day weight in B.A.S.S. tournament history
Nowadays, anglers at just about every level of the game have a web presence. I guess it's a validation of sorts, or perhaps a way to be recognized.
Close friend Bill Dance toasts B.A.S.S. owner Jerry McKinnis over his new award.
Fishing legend almost set a state record this week.
Throughout the years many anglers have earned the respected title 'Angler of the Year,' but only a select few have held it more than once.
Long-time B.A.S.S. member takes passion for competitive bass fishing to another level.