The Slop Frog, Designed by Fishermen to Catch More Fish

Jim Torgerson was born in Madison, Wisconsin and has been fishing lakes and rivers in the Midwest since he was three years old. When fishing on the Wolf River using a standard top water frog bait, Jim kept losing fish.  The fish would take the bait but setting the hook was a challenge.  Jim started thinking of ways to design …

Backup Your Waypoints for Maximum Performance

This guest post was written by Todd Hollowell, FLW Tour Pro and Host of the WFN TV show the “Bass Dr.” If you’re using your electronics to their maximum potential, then it’s likely that you are accumulating thousands of waypoints on your unit.  Did you know that your Lowrance unit is similar to your computer?  The more information you store on it, …

The Versatility Of A Swimbait

This guest post was written by Destin DeMarion, Bassmaster & FLW Professional Angler From deep to shallow and everywhere in between a swimbait can be one of the most versatile tools in an angler’s arsenal.  Historically, swimbaits have been known as a technique that produces the “big bite”.  They’re offered in sizes that would tempt the smallest bass, all the way …

Mystery Tackle Box Announces New Noodling Box

After many requests and lots of anticipation, we are excited to announce our latest Mystery Tackle Box type: Noodling. We have received a number of requests for various species, but noodling was far and away the most requested box over the past 3 months. What can I expect in my Noodlebox? Every box will have 4-7 noodling essentials that both …

Make Your Fishing Line Last Longer

This guest post was written by Todd Hollowell, FLW Tour Pro and Host of the WFN TV show the “Bass Dr.” As a touring professional angler, I put my line to the test by fishing with it over 100 days per year or more.  However, if you’re a weekend angler that fishes less frequently, one thing that can be frustrating is deciding …

Rigging Big Bite Baits’ YoDaddy With Russ Lane

Have you discovered the best way to rig the YoDaddy soft plastic creature bait by Big Bite Baits?  Today, we’ve got a great technique to try provided to us by Bassmaster Elite Series Pro, Russ Lane, pro staff member for Big Bite Baits.

Choosing the Right Jerkbait Color

This guest post was written by Todd Hollowell, FLW Tour Pro and Host of the WFN TV show the “Bass Dr.” If you’re reading this tip, chances are you are a student of the sport and know that “matching the hatch” is one of the most important factors in selecting the right lure and the right color to catch more fish.  Some …

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Jigs Up! 5 Techniques For Fishing With Jig Heads

This guest post was written by Scott Peterson of Big Bite Baits. When you look at fishing there are many ways to deliver plastics to the fish you are after. One that has stood the test of time is the Texas rig. This rigging when looked at is pretty much the same day after day hook, weight and the popular …

Protect and Organize Your Fishing Rods

This guest post was written by Todd Hollowell, FLW Tour Pro and Host of the WFN TV show the “Bass Dr.” Are your fishing rods protected? As a touring professional angler, one thing that I’ve learned over the years is that traveling to and from events can be harsh on your equipment – especially your fishing rods.  If you transport your rods …