Meanwhile, the meat is on the smoker and will be ready by weigh-in.
Chris Adams and Hank Cherry at Day 1 launch on Smith Lake.
Headed out for Day 1 of the second stop of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Opens presented by Allstate.
David Walker is all lit up at launch this morning on Alabama's Smith Lake.
By the looks of the previous blog entries, it's obvious that fish are being caught here at Smith Lake despite the rise in water and drop in temperature.
The time is 6 a.m. at Smith Lake, and it's time for launch.