Latest Content: Tips

Hackney: Choosing the right jig, part 2

Mar 26, 2015

If you have a small collection of these four jigs in your tackle box you should be in pretty good shape no matter where or when you fish.

Fishing for sponsorships

Mar 19, 2015

At the end of each season, pro anglers begin the process of renewing sponsorships and seeking out new ones.

Riprap hot spots in early spring

Mar 18, 2015

Often, riprap serves like a highway rest stop as bass travel from the prespawn areas to the spawning locations.

Christie: Decoding early prespawn stages

Mar 11, 2015

Depending on the stage of the prespawn, they may position closer to where they winter or they may stage 50 yards from where they’re going to spawn.

Keeping your bass boat alive, part 2

Mar 10, 2015

No matter the age of your outboard motor, regular maintenance is essential for peak performance.

Ish: Want a giant? Go big, go slow

Mar 10, 2015

Let’s get one thing out of the way right now: You can’t go too big if you’re looking for a giant bass.

KVD: Lingering winter affects spring fishing

Mar 6, 2015

Water temperature on the Tennessee River System, which includes several of my favorite lakes, is hovering around the 40-degree mark.

Christie: Hurry up, spring!

Mar 5, 2015

Spring – and I mean the warm, sunny, birds chirping part – can’t get here fast enough.

Tax advice for anglers

Mar 4, 2015

Elite Series pro Mike Kernan shares some tips how to make tax season much less stressful for anglers.

Green bass, brown bass and a couple of spots…continued

Feb 11, 2015

When I mentioned last week that we (professional anglers) often target largemouth because they offer more weight, I didn’t mean to say or imply that’s always the case.

Fishing in freezing temperatures

Feb 10, 2015

When water freezes on your fishing equipment, it can cause a few problems.