The collapse of the auto industry in Detroit was devastating to the economy. Brian Metry found himself among the masses without work. But like many here, the Motor City area resident tapped into his resilience to find a way to survive.
Art Ferguson is older and wiser- and goes into Day Three feeling a calm confidence.
Brian Metry, Jason Christie, and Brian Ward discuss their strategy for Day Three.
Nearly two tons of bass crossed the scales during the initial weigh-in in Detroit.
The weather changed for all anglers competing in Detroit, but the sun continued to shine brightest on local angler Brian Metry.
See pictures from the launch of Day Two on the Detroit River.
40 years of fishing means John Murray has to contend with not just the bass, but his own body. He's up to the challenge, though.
The must-have item for anglers on Day One in Detroit was a good rainsuit.
As the competitors filed into Lake St. Clair Metropark this morning to launch on the first day of this year’s second Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open, it appeared to be somewhat of a reverse snowbird migration.
It’s the Monday evening before the second Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open at the Detroit River, and I’m writing this from a Motel 8 in Sterling Heights, Mich. Today I fished an area of Lake St. Clair that could have been an aquarium.