A crankbait is not a night crawler with an attitude. And fish beds don't have mattresses.
A novice angler eavesdropping on a conversation between veteran hooks is apt to hear confusing fish-speak.
Like any sport, fishing has its own lingo and it often changes, although more slowly than the tides. So, let's review a few common angling terms:
Backlash: A tangle of fishing line in a reel caused by poor or novice casting skills. When a skilled caster, such as myself suffers tangled ...Read full story