Crankbaits with red hooks are the best. Use dark lures in dark water. Pork is the best jig trailer in cold water. Where do these (often temporary) bass fishing axioms come from? In Joe Balog's opinion, developing and mastering one's own set of principles is the key to successful fishing, and accomplishing that requires anglers to think for themselves.
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