Tokyo Rigging the Flappin’ Hawk
Bass Fishing

Tokyo Rigging the Flappin’ Hog

NOTE- The Yamamoto Large Flappin’ Hog features the same winning design and action as the original – now in a bigger size to attract those bigger bites. Equipped with four distinct types of appendages, the […]

Bass Fishing

SHARELUNKER From Lake Leon

SHARELUNKER! Brad Scott of Gun Barrel City caught this 13.0 lb beauty today at Lake Leon. It is also the pending lake record largemouth bass. Congratulations, Brad, on your awesome catch! #sharelunker #biggerbetterbass — with […]

Bass Fishing

Watts Bar Record Smallie Broken, Again

8.65 Smallmouth caught in the Watts Bar Opens Tournament by Seth Robinson last weekend. To learn more about WBO events go to this link on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/groups/236126077053983/. or their website at https://www.wattsbaropens.com/. Contact them […]

Bass Fishing

One Sick Stick…

You can’t do that with other soft plastics is more or less the point. Softbaits aren’t supposed to rise off bottom and come to life on their own. But ElaZtech® does. After a few bass […]

The Vibe and Dt-4 Led Defoe To The Top
Bass Fishing

The Vibe and Dt-4 Led Defoe To The Top

One day last week, Ott DeFoe’s daughter, Lizzie, used chalk to write this on the driveway in front of the family’s Knoxville home: “The 2019 Bassmaster Classic Champion Lives Here.” Over three days of competition, […]

Ned Rig Spinners
Bass Fishing

Ned Rig Spinners? (Video)

I took a bait from this month’s Mystery Tackle box and tweaked to catch some farm pond bass with my son after school. Join MTB Karl’s Link https://gokarls.com/aCcbZ Sub to MTB http://mtbfish.com/BLAT Use the promo […]

3 Keys to Finding Bass in Shallow Cover
Bass Fishing

3 Keys to Finding Bass in Shallow Cover

Yamamoto Pro Shane Beilue shows us how to pinpoint shallow bass effectively using the Yamamoto Flappin’ Hog. The Yamamoto Flappin’ Hog was originally only available in Asia and has now officially made its way to […]

Bass Fishing

Bass Under Ice

A certain notion says bass don’t much care for the cold. That when winter arrives and seals lakes with ice, big green and brown bass skulk about, but certainly don’t care to bite. Right? Well, […]

Bass Fishing

Subtle Approach for Winter Bass

“Water temps are running at 58 or 59 degrees and bass are suspended — bunched up — hovering over rocks, logs, brush or crevices just waiting for baitfish to swim by,” said competitive bass fisherman […]

Ultimate Tackle Testimonial
Bass Fishing

Ultimate Tackle Testimonial

You might call it the ultimate tackle testimonial. Long before Jeff “Gussy” Gustafson flashed the Z-Man logo—or cashed a sponsor check from the cutting-edge South Carolina tackle company— the versatile tournament angler was already boating […]

Bass Fishing

Find the Warm Water

  Most fishermen know about “hotspots,” those delightful areas near power plants where warm water gets discharged into waterways, attracting hordes of baitfish and gamefish. Less widely considered, but important to far more winter fishing […]

FLW
Bass Fishing

FLW ANNOUNCES 2019 FLW TOUR ANGLER ROSTER

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today the complete professional angler roster for the upcoming 2019 FLW Tour season, the 24th season of the FLW Tour. The field will be showcased […]

Bass Fishing

Skip Your Way to Unparalleled Catch Rates

Flat-sided baitfish represent critical components of the forage bases of many fisheries. In freshwater, shad, alewives, and even young-of-the-year sunfish and crappies are favorite targets, from trout and salmon to walleyes, bass and stripers. In […]

Bass Fishing

Rogue Hotspots for Bass

No other lure type is more effective in cold water than the hard-plastic suspending jerkbait. This dependable minnow-looking stickbait has bass-fishing fans across the country, but you need to know how, where and when to […]

Bass Fishing

How to pattern November bass

Shallow water bass can be finicky at times, and the typical running the bank routine runs flat leaving some anglers scratching their heads. But November is a great time to be fishing, the water is cooling […]

YUMbrella Rigs
Bass Fishing

Go Small in the Fall

YUMbrella Rigs producing big results on a December day at Lake Guntersville wasn’t surprising. Far from it, in fact. The surprise to veteran Tennessee River guide and bass pro Jimmy Mason was that 13 of […]

Bass Fishing

Polaris Acquires Minority Interest in FLW, Forms New Strategic Partnership

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, and Polaris Industries Inc., the leading global powersports manufacturer, announced today a strategic partnership that will extend and expand the outdoor brands’ complementary relationship. The terms […]

Bass Fishing

Major League Fishing BPT Field Set

Major League Fishing (MLF) leadership announced the official roster of the 80 anglers who have committed to compete in the new-for-2019 Bass Pro Tour and MLF Cup events. The final list was made public during […]