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  • Catfishing Heavy Current Techniques

    2020, Catfish - Techniques for Heavy Current

    Catfishing dam spills offers opportunities to catch impressive catfish in cooler months. However, dealing with heavy current and spill rates is challenging. Tennessee angler Marc Cooper shares his tips on positioning and anchoring boats in heavy current, using fresh bait, and catching big fish. By following his methodology, anglers can improve their fishing skills and catch big catfish.

  • Catfishing Blue Catfish Fall Transition

    2020, Blue Catfish - Fishing Techniques for Fall Transition

    Blue catfish behavior changes during the fall transition due to reduced light and cooling temperatures. Captain Scott Manning shares catfishing techniques, including structure, current, boat staging, baits, rigs, spread, and patience. Structural factors, current, and bait size are crucial for big catfish. Manning recommends using quality baits, rods, and rigs to increase knowledge and confidence during the fall transition.

  • Targeting Trophy Flathead Catfish

    2019, Flathead Catfish - Trophy Fish with Scott Manning

    When targeting giant catfish, the change of seasons is a good time to fish. As fall and summer fade, water cools, causing a metabolic shift in freshwater predator behavior. Flathead catfish, like bears, are more aggressive as they fatten up, preparing for hibernation.

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    How to Catch Flathead Catfish

    2019, How to Catch Flathead Catfish

    Capt. Scott Manning is a top North American fisherman known for targeting giant flathead catfish in the Tennessee River system. His video, "In The Spread," teaches you how to catch big cats with patience and follow cat fishing techniques. Manning shares his program, electronics, transition areas, depths, catfish rig, baits, and tackle. By selectively targeting hogs and waiting them out, you can catch big catfish and become a more skilled fisherman.

  • Catfishing Best Techniques

    2018, Blue Catfish - Best Techniques

    Capt. Scott Manning specializes in catfishing in the Tennessee River system, targeting giant blue and flathead catfish. In this In The Spread video, he shares techniques for drag, drift, and anchor fishing, including bait selection, boat driving, catfish demon dragon lure, and spread setup.