Not many of us weekend anglers pay very much attention to how a bass is hooked. We land it, admire it and let it go.
In Tommy Biffle's mind, the rules of math that apply to the rest of the world are not necessarily in effect. The veteran Oklahoma pro says that a lot of times, he'd much prefer to catch just five bass instead of 10, 20 or even 100.
Bassmaster Elite Series has seen the resurgence of the braided line.
Tommy Biffle tells us about weedguards.
Fifteen anglers will go into the Feb. 18-20 Bassmaster Classic on the Louisiana Delta as first-time Classic rookies, they're called. Some of those anglers, however, have a lot more rookie in them than others with the same label.
Deb Johnson blog: B.A.S.S. Reporter's Notebook. Don Barone makes a comeback, Ashmore gets a new wrap, and Rook signs with Jewel.
When it comes to flipping and pitching, noted power fisherman Terry Butcher is a force to be reckoned with.
2011 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens, which will conclude with each event's final-day weigh-in at select Bass Pro Shops locations. The popular Open tournament structure will again feature three qualifying series in a Southern, Central and Northern Division.
For tournament anglers, calling it quits early when the temperature climbs toward the triple digits isn't an option. Elite Series pro Mark Tyler explains how to fish the various forms of shade that can be present.