More on Bill Dance

Bill Dance on minnow baits

May 20, 2013

For years and years there has been a misconception that stickbaits or jerkbaits are just cold-weather baits.

Junior Collis dead at 83

Mar 29, 2013

It was Collis who taught the sport's greatest plastic worm angler one of the most productive ways to rig the bait.

Go Rick!

Mar 23, 2013

I'm rooting for Rick Clunn to win the Elite Series Falcon Slam.

The best who never won a Classic

Feb 17, 2013

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.

Behind the scenes of a commercial

Feb 8, 2013

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.

Lanier may lap the field

Feb 1, 2013

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.

World's greatest fishing hole

Jan 11, 2013

Remembering the best single-day weight in B.A.S.S. tournament history

Pro angler websites

Dec 19, 2012

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.

McKinnis toasted by Dance

Oct 11, 2012

Close friend Bill Dance toasts B.A.S.S. owner Jerry McKinnis over his new award.

Bill Dance hooks a monster

Sep 27, 2012

Fishing legend almost set a state record this week.

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