Frog Fishing This Summer: Everything You Need To Know

FROG FISHING! Here's what you need to know to fish frogs in open water, on slop, in cover, and everywhere in between! We recently covered frog modifications but this is the "nuts and bolts" of frog fishing. 

Do you know which frogs work best on which types of cover? Do you know how to get your best hookup ratio, which rods set the hook the easiest, or how color can come in to play in your catch rate? This is the video you need to instantly become a better frog fisherman!

All-Around Frogs...

River2Sea Bully Wa 2:
Snag Proof Bobby's Perfect Frog:

Frogs For Mat Fishing...

Ish's Phat Mat Daddy Frog:
Spro King Daddy Frog:

Popping Frogs...

Jackall Gavacho Frog:
River2Sea Spittin Wa:

Straight Retrieve Frogs...

Teckel Sprinker Frog:

GREAT Frog Rods...

Dobyns Champion 7'3" XH (736):
Shimano Expride 7'3" XH:
Budget Friendly Rod- Dobyns Fury 7'3" Extra Heavy:
Softer Frog Rod- 7'2" Heavy:

Frogging Reels...

High-End- Metanium MGL:
Matt's Choice- Shimano Curado 200K 7:1 Ratio:
Budget Friendly- Casitas 150:

Favorite Line- Power Pro MaxCuatro 65 lb:
Great Alternative- Sufix 832 65 lb:

Related Videos...
Bully Wa 2 Video:
How To Walk A Frog Video:
Spittin Wa Video:
Sprinker Frog Video:


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Swinging Jigs For Summer Bass - Everything You Need To Know

Don't show the bass the same old baits! Do something different this Summer and you're going to catch bigger fish. The swinging jig head stormed the market a few short years ago but has virtually vanished from the public eye since. 

Whether you caught fish on the Biffle Head when it came out or not, your fish will eat a swinging jig as you swim it along the bottom. When this style of bait hit the market there was very little information about how to fish it properly. In this video Matt breaks down the heads, baits, and gear that has worked best for him over the past couple of years. 

The Heads...

Dirty Jigs Pivot Point Head:
Gene Larew Biffle Hardhead:

The Baits...

Reaction Innovations Sweet Beaver:
Strike King Rage Bug:
Strike King Rage Menace:
Zoom Z Craw:

Recommended Colors... Green Pumpkin, JuneBug, Watermelon Red Flake

Matt's Setup for Lighter Jigheads...

Rod- Shimano Zodias 7'2" Medium Heavy:
Reel- Shimano Curado 70:
Line- Power Pro MaxCuatro 50 lb:
Leader- 15 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

Matt's Setup For Heavier Jigheads...

Rod- GLX 854C JWR (7'1" Heavy):
Reel- Metanium MGL 7:1 Ratio:
Line- 65 lb Power Pro MaxCuatro:
Leader- 18 lb Maxima Ultragreen:

Budget Friendly Rods For This Technique...

Dobyns Fury 7'3" Heavy:
Shimano Exage 7'2" Heavy:

This is an awesome technique when bass head out to the ledges and deep water haunts. Give it a try this Summer and you're sure to have fun!

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Underwater Fluke Fishing with NEW Rigging Tricks For Deeper Water!

Are you catching all the fish you could be catching? Nose Hooked, Texas Rigged,  nose Weighted, there are so many different ways to fish a fluke! Which one is the best? When should you use each rigging method? 

Matt and Tim explain the different ways to fish a fluke and how to use it to its full potential. This isn't just a bait for schooling fish or fry guarders during the post spawn. The fluke can be fished as a topwater one minute and as an aggressive reaction bait in 40+ feet of water the next. 

Below is a break down of the rigging styles and hardware needed as well as the rods the guys use for each method. 

Standard Texas Rigging...

Zoom Super Fluke:
Gamakatsu Superline EWG 4/0:

Nose Rigged "Banjo Minnow Style"...

Zoom Super Fluke:
Owner CPS Spring (Size Medium):
Gamakatsu Finesse Wide Gap 1/0:
Gamakatsu WEEDLESS Finesse Wide Gap 1/0:

Deep Water Method...

Zoom MAGNUM Super Fluke:
Owner 6/0 Jungle Wide Gap Hook:
Tungsten Pagoda Weight:

Other Brands of Soft Jerkbait worth trying...

Caffeine Shad:
Magnum Caffeine Shad:
Bass Assassin Split Tail Shad:

The Rods...
Standard Rig- Zodias 7'2" Medium Heavy:
Nose Rig- Zodias 7' Medium Spinning:
Deep Rig- G Loomis GLX 894C JWR:

The Reels...
High End- Chronarch MGL 7:1 Ratio:
All Around- Curado 200K 7:1 Ratio:
Budget- Casitas 150:
Spinning- Shimano Stradic CI4+ 2500:

Braid- Power Pro Maxcuatro (65 lb or 15 lb for finesse):
Leader- Assassin Fluorocarbon 8 lb:
Leader- Maxima Ultragreen 15-20 lb:

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Dock Fishing Made Easy - How To Catch EVERY Bass!

Stop wasting casts and scaring fish!  These tricks will change the way you approach docks, the casts you make, and the fish you will catch. Ever wondered how many fish are really under the docks? You're about to find out! 

Tim uses a handful of baits but his method is very simple. He approaches docks from the outside in, and darkest shadows to lightest shadows. He also treats shadows and shadow edges the same way he does a piece of hard cover. 

By mixing finesse and reaction baits and fishing the key cover pieces, you will effectively reach every single fish under the dock. These tricks work!  Stop making the easy casts, catching the small fish, and scaring the big ones. Use these tips to immediately improve your catch rates. 

The Baits Tim Used...
6" Straight Tail Roboworm:
Owner Block Head Jig 1/16 oz:

5" Yamamoto Senko:
Wacky Saddle:
Gamakatsu Finesse Wide Gap Hook 1/0:

6" Osprey Tournament Talon Swimbait:

River2Sea S-Waver:

Tim's most universal dock fishing combo...
Rod- Shimano Zodias 7'10" Medium:
Reel- Shimano Chronarch MGL:
Line- Sunline Sniper 12 lb:

Swimbait Combo In The Video... 
Rod- Dobyns Fury 795:
Reel- Shimano Cardiff 300:
Line- 65 lb Power Pro:

Humminbird 360 Imaging:
Humminbird Solix 15 Side Imaging Unit:

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