UPCOMING EVENT: T-H Marine BFL - 2019 - Grand Lake

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The History of the Drop-Shot

The History of the Drop-Shot

FLW Tour pro James Niggemeyer recalls his first introduction to the drop-shot, as well as what came before it and how he developed his tackle to have better success with this capable finesse bass bait. READ MORE »

Top 5 Patterns From Lake Amistad – Day 2

Top 5 Patterns From Lake Amistad – Day 2

Wintertime bass fishing tactics are in play at Lake Amistad for the Costa FLW Series opener. The tactics used today offer a good how-to lesson in dealing with early season conditions. READ MORE »

Reunited, and it Feels so Good

Reunited, and it Feels so Good

This year I really had a reunion with finesse fishing. Most of my better tournaments came from fishing some type of finesse presentation. Finesse tactics seemed to always give me a certain confidence about the day. While finesse tactics are nothing new to the game of bass fishing, this year I regained the confidence and joy of catching bass on smaller offerings. READ MORE »

Break Out the Ned Rig for Finicky Fish

Break Out the Ned Rig for Finicky Fish

Hang around Ozark bass fishing circles much, and you’ll hear about a finesse technique that goes by a few enigmatic names such as “the Little Guy” and “the Varmint.” Most anglers know what you’re talking about when you call it the “Ned Rig,” however. READ MORE »

Baksay bucks sight-fishing trend

Baksay bucks sight-fishing trend

JASPER, Ala. — With temperatures soaring into the mid-80s, the Smith Lake bass finally committed to the bank. Rising water and cloudy skies had kept them at bay for the past few days, but that all changed as the water reached 65 degrees. Bass-fishing fans take note – the second Wal-Mart FLW Tour qualifier has turned into a sight-fishing extravaganza. READ MORE »

Closing time

Closing time

JASPER, Ala. – While the weather may be a cool, the action at the fifth and final Wal-Mart FLW Series event is sweltering. Not because the bite is hot, but because young pro Sean Hoernke is trying to hold off a field of veterans for his first tour-level victory. READ MORE »