Bassmaster Rookies of the Year know about the "sophomore slump," that downward slide that the fishing gods seem to demand.
G-Man did it this year, so did David Walker, so now who's the best Elite never to win a B.A.S.S. event?
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.
Saturday's Day Three action at the Dixie Duel on the Lake Wheeler.
Relive the Day Two action from the Dixie Duel on Wheeler Lake.
Follow the action live at the Dixie Duel on the Lake Wheeler.
If Evers is to outfish KVD at Dixie Duel and win the AOY title, he'll definitely earn it.
It's obvious Denny Brauer is still a force to be reckoned with on the Elite trail.
Going into competition at the Arkansas River, nine anglers had a chance to limit every day they competed in 2011. Now each of those streaks is over — the victim of high, muddy water, scorching temperatures and a 15-inch size limit.
These odds are for entertainment purposes only. Remember, please no wagering ... unless you want to.