Certain anglers have a reputation as big bass catchers. Some of them may not always come to the scales with a limit, but more often than most they have a "kicker," and sometimes that one fish gets them a check.
With everyone catching limits almost every day, big bass are important to the Elites. Who's the best at catching them?
A Bassmaster Elite Series tournament is a little like a game in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The goal is to survive (win) and move on to the next round. The more you survive, the greater the reward.
Check out photos from the Day One launch of the 2011 Bass Pro Shops Northern Open 2.
For some competitors the Opens are a steppingstone to the Elite Series, but anyone who thinks this week’s event on the James River is a Triple-A level affair is sorely mistaken.
With another season in the books, it's a good time to take a look at the numbers behind the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series season.
Images from the Day Two weigh-in on Wheeler Lake.
ABT Lure Co. of Ahwahnee, Calif., has re-signed Grant Goldbeck with a multiyear contract.
This gallery features photos of the anglers at Day One launch at the 2011 Pride of Georgia Elite Series event.
This chunk is a downsized version of the Raptor Tail Craw.