Topics: Tips

Year-round jig fishing

Mar 4, 2008

Read how the jig-and-pig of this millennium, aside from a few cosmetic changes, is the same as that of the last — a leadhead jig with a rubber skirt, tipped with a pork or plastic trailer.

10 Bad Mistakes BASSers Make

Mar 3, 2008

Four of the Elite Series pros explain mistakes anglers make that sound obvious but do get overlooked.

Setting the Hook

Mar 3, 2008

Some of the pro tells us how to set the hook so that you're less likely to loss the fish.

Bucktail Bass

Feb 27, 2008

The bucktail lure is, what everyone knows as, the hair jig. It's been around forever and it's still effective but little used.

Bass Not on the Beds

Feb 27, 2008

Kevin VanDam explains why he prefers to fish prespawn or postspawn, and that not all bass spawn at the same time.

Patterns begin to emerge at Classic

Feb 24, 2008

Day Two of the 2008 Bassmaster Classic had some pros sharing the techniques.

Suspended Bass

Feb 19, 2008

Welcome to an untapped supply of bass in open water away from shoreline, structure and the maddening crowd

Weight Watchers

Feb 19, 2008

Perhaps the most misunderstood aspect of tackle selection is choosing the size of weight to use for soft plastics rigging. Here, a Classic champion offers a heavy dose of advice on the subject

Dependable spring zones

Feb 18, 2008

These springtime hot spots won't necessarily hold winning strings of bass, but they should produce when things turn tough

Knight Fishing

Feb 17, 2008

On eve of retirement, Bobby Knight offered coaching to Classic contenders

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