Pros Pointers:
Jeff Reynolds' Jerkbait Arsenal

Updated: June 5, 2007, 12:48 PM ET
By Tim Tucker | BASSMASTER Magazine, May 2007
Having grown up in Oklahoma, where the off-colored conditions typically dominate bass waters in the state, it is hard to separate Jeff Reynolds from his trusty spinnerbait. But during the postspawn, the Bassmaster Elite Series pro is quick to tie on a jerkbait.

These days, that is most likely a Yo-Zuri Jerk-O suspending version designed to finesse suspended bass (and others) into committing a big mistake.

"Prime time for a bait like this is in the postspawn," the four-time Bassmaster Classic contender says. "You know, when bass come off the beds, they move off and suspend. That's a great time to fish a jerkbait.