Topics: Mark Hicks

A guide to precision cranking

Jun 11, 2008

In this article, you can learn the specifics about using crankbaits with precision.

Advanced sonar tactics

Mar 4, 2008

The heart of Robbins' advanced sonar fishing method is a transducer mounted to the outboard with a homemade bracket.

Bleeding bait hooks

Mar 4, 2008

It doesn't surprise T.J. Stallings that so many anglers sing the praises of Daiichi's Bleeding Bait Hooks. As a tad, Stallings helped out in his father's bait shop, Tim's Tackle Box, located near Orlando, Fla. One of his responsibilities was a dog and pony show designed to increase sales.

Drop shot fly rig

Mar 4, 2008

Frank Scalish is not just a pro angler, he's also an artist.

Drop shotting the skinny water

Mar 4, 2008

Though Kile is skilled in the light-line methods he learned in his home state of Arizona, he's equally comfortable fishing thin, murky water, with a flippin' stick and heavy string.

Fine-tuning finesse tactics

Mar 4, 2008

Topwater wizard Zell Rowland gives us tips on finesse topwater fishing.

Finessing creature baits

Mar 4, 2008

Soon after large creature baits proved their stuff, lure makers introduced downsized versions. Do they measure up to their larger predecessors?

Hookin' up with free swingers

Mar 4, 2008

Bassmaster veteran O.T. Fears has designed a phenomenal spinnerbait that no one knows about.

How to fish long bill jerkbaits

Mar 4, 2008

Read how Rob Kilby was using jerkbaits nearly three decades ago to fish the clear water reservoirs of northern Arkansas and southern Missouri.

Ish and his 'cheat rig'

Mar 4, 2008

Ish Monroe explains why his 'cheat rig' works better if the sun's out.