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Best Football Jig Rod

Omnia collects thousands of detailed fishing reports from anglers across the country to power our local recommendations. Here are the top Rods recommendations for using the Football Jigs technique mentioned in fishing reports from anglers near you.

Daiwa Tatula Elite Series Casting Rods - 2018 Release

$179.99 – $289.99

Reported by
Punk Rock Mike

Lake Sarah (MN)

Punk Rock Mike reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Daiwa Tatula Elite Series Casting Rods - 2018 Release on Lake Sarah. Additional comments from this report: "Caught a pipe of 3-3.5lbs largemouth fishing rock piles in about 10-15ft of water. Dragging and hopping the riot baits Lil creeper was the deal. But once the bite slowed down I would follow it up with a dinner on a ned head dragging slow for a few extra bites "

Reported by
Ben Nelson

Grace Lake (MN)

Ben Nelson reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Daiwa Tatula Elite Series Casting Rods - 2018 Release on Grace Lake. Additional comments from this report: "Offshore transition points were key to finding quality bites. Cycling baits was important to keep the fish fired up."

Reported by
Omnia Fishing

Bull Shoals Lake (AR, MO)

Omnia Fishing reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Daiwa Tatula Elite Series Casting Rods - 2018 Release on Bull Shoals Lake. Additional comments from this report: "tougher bite, had to slow way down. Half way back in the creek channels. Any points or structure the fish may hold on as they left the back of the creeks back out to the lake. Bigger bites came on a football jig. dragging it slowly keeping bottom contact."

Dobyns Rods Fury Casting Rods

$129.99

Reported by
LipRipper_MN

Lake Pepin (MN, WI)

LipRipper_MN reported catching Smallmouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Dobyns Rods Fury Casting Rods on Lake Pepin. Additional comments from this report: "Found a nice school today midday! Main lake point, look for rock to sand transitions or weed line to rock transitions! Slow drag with random double hops like a crawfish! Tight lines everyone! "

Reported by
Justin Jacobs

Pool 10 Mississippi River (WI)

Justin Jacobs reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Dobyns Rods Fury Casting Rods on Pool 10 Mississippi River. Additional comments from this report: "Flipping and pitching into lay downs and grass."

Reported by
Sam Moll

Lake Barkley (TN)

Sam Moll reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and Dobyns Rods Fury Casting Rods on Lake Barkley. Additional comments from this report: "The unseasonably warm temperature had bass shallow on mud/ silt flats. I used the jig to flip at the various pieces of cover located on the flats. "

G. Loomis NRX+ Casting Rods

$650.00

Reported by
Omnia Community Member

Lake Camelot (IL)

Omnia Community Member reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and G. Loomis NRX+ Casting Rods on Lake Camelot. Additional comments from this report: "Slow dragging jig on points, pop it off bottom every so often. Targeting 10’-16’, the depth range where all the bait is marking on the Helix."

Reported by
Lynn Wheland III

Foster Joseph Sayers Lake (PA)

Lynn Wheland III reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and G. Loomis NRX+ Casting Rods on Foster Joseph Sayers Lake. Additional comments from this report: "Slow dragging along any rock you can find. Areas change as water continues to rise. "

Reported by
Mack Duke

Megunticook Lake (ME)

Mack Duke reported catching Largemouth Bass using the Football Jigs technique and G. Loomis NRX+ Casting Rods on Megunticook Lake. Additional comments from this report: "Cold temps and cold water with bass hanging out on the bottom around rocks and drop offs. I noticed on my lowrance active target the bass were not suspended and the jerkbait wasn’t producing like I hoped it would. So I switched it up and tied on one of my favorite jig combos. Dirty Jigs football jig and Xzone adrenaline craw Junior! It worked out well producing some quality bites under some cold and bitter conditions! "

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