More on Paul Elias

Spinnerbaits: The blade's the thing

Apr 16, 2012

In the early 1970s, Steve Porter realized that bigger spinnerbait blades would better mimic the big baitfish lunker bass wanted. He changed the way we think of spinnerbaits today.

Best Bass Lakes of 2012: Lake Guntersville

Apr 12, 2012

Lake Guntersville is a powerhouse where B.A.S.S. tournament winners usually have to land more than 100 pounds to win.

Power-Pole Slam Day Three launch

Mar 24, 2012

The pros gear up for another big day on the Big O, and now, only 50 anglers are left to vie for the title.

Power-Pole Slam Day One weigh-in

Mar 23, 2012

Check out images from the Day One weigh-in on Lake Okeechobee!

Day One launch on the Big "O"

Mar 22, 2012

The 2012 Elite Series field is fired up to tackle Florida's Lake Okeechobee for the 2012 Power-Pole Slam.

Okeechobee wind a factor in Elites' strategies

Mar 22, 2012

Lake Okeechobee, this week hosting its 20th Bassmaster event since 1980, has undergone its share of changes over those years. But the “Big O” still ranks as one of the country’s best bass fisheries, say several of the Bassmaster Elite Series pros here for the March 22-25 Power-Pole Slam.

Elite anglers: The blue-collar work ethic

Mar 20, 2012

I have been referring to me and my 2012 Elite Series roommates — Paul Elias and Shaw Grigsby — as the Grumpy Old Men but that's not entirely true ...

Still riding high along Victory Lane

Mar 6, 2012

A Bassmaster Classic champ for one week now, Chris Lane is just beginning to understand what winning the title really means.

A HOF plea to the industry

Mar 1, 2012

The Bass Fishing Hall of Fame class of 2012 was inducted in Shreveport, La., on Friday, Feb. 24, in conjunction with the Bassmaster Classic.

Photo gallery: 2012 Hall of Fame induction

Mar 1, 2012

The guest list at the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame banquet was the type that would make a bass historian – or any bass fan for that matter – go weak in the knees