More on Ken Duke

Don't doubt DeFoe

Sep 20, 2012

Remind me never to doubt the angling acumen of Ott DeFoe.

The usual suspects

Sep 20, 2012

If you haven’t glanced at BASSTrakk recently, you may be surprised to know that Ott DeFoe and Edwin Evers are first and second (very unofficially) in the standings.

Land of Lincoln

Sep 20, 2012

Everything around here seems to have a connection to Abraham Lincoln or the Chicago Bears.

Tale of the calculator

Sep 20, 2012

In a format like we have here at All-Star Week it makes sense that the guys who always seem to catch ‘em — the guys with the highest bassing averages — will have an advantage.

Does experience count here?

Sep 20, 2012

So which all-star has the most experience in an all-star or postseason format?

Deeeee-Foe, Deeeee-Foe

Sep 20, 2012

Ott DeFoe told me yesterday that he thought 3 3/4 pounds per day on Shelbyville might be enough to make the top four and advance to the semifinals on Lake Decatur.

Find 'em, catch 'em ... fast

Sep 20, 2012

Back in the day, Rick Clunn and Larry Nixon had big reputations for figuring out successful patterns quickly and executing them efficiently. It’s why they won so many Bassmaster Classics.

To be an All-Star

Sep 20, 2012

The connection between success and popularity is an interesting one and very evident in the world of bass fishing.

12 is enough

Sep 20, 2012

Twelve anglers is not a lot for a B.A.S.S. tournament, but it is enough.

All-Star assessments all over the place

Sep 19, 2012

Lake Shelbyville looks tough, but that's the hurdle 12 all stars have to stare down if they're going to advance in Toyota Trucks All-Star Week.