There's plenty of evidence that indicates the sense of smell plays a major role in the life of a bass. It should be obvious that you can improve your catches by using a lure impregnated with scents.
Photos of Kevin VanDam from the 2009 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl on Virginia's Smith Mountain Lake.
202 pros entered in this week's Bassmaster Central Division Open on the massive 67,000-acre Rio Grande River impoundment.
I fished the Good Friday tournament and did we ever have a ball. It was great. To be honest I'd forgotten how much fun it is to fish competitively just for the heck of it.
This gallery features images from the weigh-in at the 2009 Battle for the Border.
Elite Series pro James Niggemeyer answered our 20 Questions about BASS fishing and his career
Giant Lake Amistad will be a fitting playing field for the April 8-10 season opener of the 2010 Bassmaster Central Open tour.
I wish I could tell you this has been an uneventful trip out West, but unfortunately it's been very eventful. Wednesday afternoon we had a flat tire on the big double-stack trailer.
Competing in his first divisional last year, Card was the top angler on his state team and this year he earned top honors on his Kentucky team and was crowned the tournament's overall champion.
Photos from day three at the 2010 Federation Southern Divisional on West Point Lake.