From the Back Deck:
A show for everyman

Updated: March 30, 2006, 11:36 AM ET
By Dave Precht | BASSMASTER Magazine, April 2006

Not long after we launched the Bassmaster Lunker Club in early 1998, I began receiving applications and photos from a lifetime BASS member from Blue Springs, Mo., Jeffrey Smith. Not only that, but the photos showed some truly huge fish, including one over 17 pounds. I had to know more, so I called Smith and asked him about his secrets to catching such gigantic largemouth bass. As I recall, I even questioned the idea that one person could catch literally dozens of 10-pounds-or-better bass. Like ...

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From the Back Deck: A show for everyman