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Drop shotting with power

Mar 9, 2010

One of the misconceptions I hear a lot in my seminars is that finesse fishing is limited to light lines, whippy spinning rods and tiny 3-inch baits. It's something you generally do in deeper water when nothing else works, and all you can expect to do is catch small bass.

20 Questions with Russ Lane

Mar 9, 2010

Russ Lane has quietly amassed nearly $400,000 in winnings over the past seven years in the BASS events he's fished. The Alabama pro is aching for his first Elite Series win and made a case for himself at this year's Classic. Here's how he answered our 20 Questions.

California Delta: Day One Practice

Mar 9, 2010

In this article, read stories of travel, changes in the Delta and gloomy weather alternating with breakthroughs of sunshine that color the setting of Day One of the Duel on the Delta in Stockton, California.

A Clear Lake challenge

Mar 9, 2010

In this article, read about Golden State Shootout on Clear Lake which takes place March 18-21. Elite pros will compete on Clear Lake for four days for the $100,000 first-place prize.

Delta Tales

Mar 9, 2010

The California Delta, rich in BASS history, and host to many tournaments, has been the site of innovative fishing techniques as well. Read how flippin' and "tule dipping" came to be.

New Elite Series Rookies

Mar 8, 2010

Read about the Elite Series rookies, seven new rookies who will be competing for the Rookie of the Year award. They will be up against the best anglers in the world.

Back in the saddle

Mar 8, 2010

I'm on my way to California after a very busy week. I made a number of appearances for Bass Pro Shops and have been doing interviews for various media outlets. Most of the other guys have been doing the same kinds of things- appearances for sponsors and media interviews. It's fair to say we've all been pretty busy.

Frugal Angler: Local Crankbaits

Mar 4, 2010

In this article, you can read about how to find a lure that will catch bass where you fish. Often, that bait is a local favorite.

Frugal Angler: Quick rod repairs that'll save you money

Mar 4, 2010

In this article, you can read some tips about quick on the water rod fixing solutions and also the important of good rod maintenance.

Jeff Kriet - Cold Water Hard Baits

Mar 4, 2010

On this episode of the Bass Insider, Jeff Kriet, talks about using hard baits in cold water.