The jig is up
KEY WEST, Fla. There are a number of BASS Elite Series pros who excel at catching fish on jigs, but when it comes to catching fish on jigs in saltwater flats tournaments, Mitch Howell is in a class by himself.
Most flats anglers catch bonefish and permit on live bait such as shrimp and crabs. Some catch bonefish on fly and the really good fly-rodders catch permit on fly. Few, aside from Howell, even attempt to use jigs.
According to Howell, they're missing out.
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