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BASS Elite Series Pro Chris Lane Talks 2014 Tournament Season and Family

Rick Dusek catches up with Chris Lane at the 2014 Texas, Tackle and Hunting Show to talk about the tournament year ahead including his anticipation of pushing speed in the new line of Legend Boats and the use of the Power-Pole Micro on is son’s boat.
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Big Bass Dream’s Oliver Nyg Talks Big Baits for Big Fish and Chasing the Dream

EZ Angler catches up with Big Bass Dream’s Oliver Nyg and talk about the use of big baits for big time bass fishing and how he pursued his dream for only the biggest bass. Californian Oliver is known for having the most incredible run of fishing that a person could only dream about.  In a 7 week span, he hooked and landed 17 fish from 10lbs to 13lbs 5oz.  Breaking personal best twice in
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Who’s That Lady – Amy J. Rising To Top Of Bass Fishing Social Media

by EZ Angler Staff - In recent months through our social channels we have been coming across several images of Amy J. Usually with a beautiful smile and big bass in hand, Amy is quickly becoming the female, social media ambassador of weekend power fishing. So, of course it struck our curiosity, especially after others began asking us “do you know who she is?” We approached Amy J
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Mike Iaconelli Talks 2014 Tournament Season and New Products

EZ Angler caught up with Pro Series Elite Mike Iaconelli to talk about the 2014 tournament season and the line of products he’s been working on with Rapala, Berkley Fishing and a line of custom fishing rods through Abu Garcia.     
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Debunking Myths On Crappie Fishing Water Temperature

Professional Crappie Tournament Angler and Guide Todd Huckabee debunks the “myths” on crappie fishing water temperature. “The biggest myths in Crappie fishing is the water temperature. For years it was said that it has to be 65 to 70 degrees before crappie spawn. This has been documented for years even in books and literature. Guess what, water temperature has nothing to do
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Homework for a Co-Angler

by Adam Smith – For any size tournament it is crucial to do your homework! As a boater there is much more put into this but you should still do your fair share as a co-angler to help put you at the top more times than not! When starting to prepare for a tournament you first want to think about how much you already know about the lake you’ll be fishing, if you have a good amount of
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How Bass See Color – Are Bass Seeing Red?

by Mark Bilbrey  - There are biological reasons for red hooks being effective and it is a thing called “Gill Flash” as fish are feeding, the gills of a fish become engorged with blood and the flashes of red starts a frenzy. Almost all hook companies make red hooks for this reason. However, red line is supposed to disappear when submerged in water. But red is known to disappear in
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Freshwater Fishing Boats: Which Boat Is Right For You

One of the most popular boating activities, freshwater fishing can be enjoyed by experienced boaters and beginners alike. Whether you’re interested in extreme sportfishing or a laid-back jaunt around the lake, freshwater fishing is a classic recreational boating experience that offers many rewards. Not only is it a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get some exercise, but freshwater fishing
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Fishing A Jig In The Cold of Winter

by Dan Wells - Jigs will catch fish 12 months out of the year however the cold water period is when a jig can really shine! When the water temps are at their lowest during the winter many bass only eat once every few days and they prefer a meal they don’t have to work hard for and provides a large amount of protein, what better then a slow moving crawdad. A jig mimics a crawdad better than
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Are you in Fish Fighting Shape?

by Jeremiah T. Bagwell Contrary to the opinions that most people have, fishing is very much a sport that can brutalize the body. Everything from extremely rough boat rides to crazy weather conditions to poor eating habits can have a significantly negative impact on your overall performance. Unlike other sports where their elite athletes can bench press 500 pounds and have just 3% body fat,
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