Topics: Texas

Reed: Maintaining Mental Focus

Jan 21, 2011

We've all been there at least once. For some of us it's where we seem to stay locked into a daydream while awaiting a subtle nudge from a bass that just refuses to cooperate. It's during these times, when bites are few and far between, that most of us seem to check out mentally.

Reed: Standing timber

Jan 21, 2011

Standing timber and bass fishing go together like peanut butter and jelly. However, that idyllic vision of bass nirvana can become skewed as winter approaches, given that many anglers abandon timber in favor of more typical wintertime haunts.

Reehm: Moving Up The Ladder

Jan 21, 2011

BASS Elite Series rookie Clark Reehm has prepared for a career as a professional bass fisherman since he was 12 years old, but despite nearly two decades of prep work, some things still caught him by surprise during his first season in the big leagues.

Robinson: Pencil Popper

Jan 21, 2011

Big baits are nothing new in bass fishing; 8-inch swimbaits, 12-inch plastic worms and big crankbaits are now commonplace in both professional and recreational anglers' tackleboxes across the country. But when it comes to topwaters, the biggest lure in the tacklebox is often a 5-inch Zara Spook.

Todd Faircloth: The Confidence Behind Fishing Deep

Jan 21, 2011

It's been said before that 90 percent of bass fishermen focus their efforts in the shallows. For those anglers confident enough to fish in deep water the technique can pay off.

15 Classic rookies for 2011

Jan 20, 2011

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.

Happy New Year!

Jan 7, 2011

Well, I hope everyone had a great Christmas and a happy New Year's celebration, and I wish you all the best for this year. I had a wonderful time with family and friends, and now I'm down at Lake Amistad for a three-fold trip.

Kelly Jordon videos two bucks locked up

Dec 29, 2010

Pro bass fisherman, Kelly Jordon, videos two bucks locked up while hunting on a ranch near Laredo, Texas..

Merry Christmas!

Dec 22, 2010

I'll be spending this Christmas in Dallas with my parents and sisters and their families which is a tradition. Last year we had a white Christmas here in central Texas, but it's looking like it may be the opposite this year.

B.A.S.S. Reporter's Notebook

Dec 14, 2010

Anglers talk about changes to the Louisiana Delta since Hurricane Katrina.