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Bass Jiggin' 101: Football Jigs

Football jigs earned their name because of the shape of the jighead; it resembles a football.

Blake Russell,

Bass Jiggin' 101: Keep Color Selection Simple

It has been said you need only need two colors of jigs ' blacks and browns ' in your tackle

Blake Russell,

As Summer Turns to Fall, Look for Schooled-Up Bass

Summertime is slowly winding down, September is just around the corner and school is now in

Lynn Burkhead,

Buzzbait Trick: Tune the Blades

While buzzbaits are an old school bait that sometimes get lost in the shuffle of all of the

Lynn Burkhead,

Buzzbait Trick: Drill Holes in the Blades

Make your buzzbait more effective by drilling holes in it. Use a drill and a fair-size bit to

Lynn Burkhead,

Buzzbait Trick: Make Some Racket

Most anglers agree that the more irritating a buzzbait can sound with squeaks, squeals and

Lynn Burkhead,

Frog Hack: Add Rattles

To increase the appeal of your hollow-bodied frog as it is retrieved through a pad field or

Lynn Burkhead,

Buzzbait Trick: Add a Trailer Hook

Like spinnerbaits and hollow-bodied plastic frogs, bass can sometimes be just aggressive

Lynn Burkhead,

Frog Hack: Add a Stinger Hook

If you've trimmed the back legs on a frog and are still dealing with the issue of short

Lynn Burkhead,

Buzzbait Trick: Add a Bulkier Skirt

Some bass fishing pros feel like the skirts on buzzbaits straight out of the package aren't

Lynn Burkhead,

Frog Hack: Trim the Legs

Straight from the manufacturer, frogs have long legs, or twin sets of rubber skirt material

Lynn Burkhead,

Frog Hack: Open the Hook Gap Slightly

If anglers have a complaint about the use of hollow-bodied frogs, and there aren't many, it

Lynn Burkhead,

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