More on John Neporadny Jr.

Deep jig fishing with Jason Williamson

Jan 31, 2011

Jason Williamson's tip for deep jig fishing.

The Faircloth 8 for Pressured Waters

Jan 31, 2011

Todd Faircloth grew up fishing pressured waters on Sam Rayburn Lake.

Wolak on financing a pro career

Jan 31, 2011

Two years of saving regional tournament winnings enabled Dave Wolak to quit his job in 2004 and turn pro.

Martens: fishing multiple cover waters

Jan 31, 2011

Aaron Martens on fishing multiple cover waters. Sometimes you'll visit new water where everything looks "bassy."

Skeet Reese on becoming versatile

Jan 31, 2011

With the air temperature soaring above the 100-degree mark and the water temperature in the upper 80s, conditions seemed ideal for Skeet Reese to catch bass either deep cranking or on a 10-inch Berkley Power Worm during this year's Elite Series event on Fort Gibson Lake.

Tracking fall bass with Browning

Jan 31, 2011

Tracking bass in the early fall reminds Stephen Browning of a similar hit-and-miss situation he encounters in the deer woods.

Jig choices with Remitz

Jan 31, 2011

While growing up in Minnesota, Derek Remitz honed his skills catching bass on jerkbaits. He still considers jerkbait fishing one of his favorite techniques but since he has become an Elite Series pro and moved to Alabama, he has also grown fond of a jig because of its big fish potential.

KVD on rod choices

Jan 31, 2011

Versatility can be a virtue for tournament competitors ... if they use the proper tools of the trade. Kevin VanDam on rod choices

Jordon on weed fishing

Jan 31, 2011

The grass might be greener in the spring, but aquatic vegetation can still be a lush dwelling for bass to hang out in the fall.

Scroggins on the shaky head

Jan 31, 2011

There's been a "whole lotta shakin' goin' on" lately when the fishing becomes difficult in Elite Series events.