Craig
Lamb

Biography

Forty years ago, Craig Lamb went to his first B.A.S.S. tournament as a starstruck teenager. As a grownup, he reports about the people, places and news of the tournament trail. 

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Good sportsmanship

Good sportsmanship

By Craig Lamb

All week, Matt Robertson has fished a very small 60-foot stretch of water that produced all of his weight thus far. He rolled up on the spot first thing this morning to find a boat on the honey...

On 'em!

On 'em!

By Craig Lamb

Matt Robertson is literally living what is inscribed on his cap. The "On 'Em" angler has a limit that includes a 4-pound smallmouth. "Don't tell anybody I'm using a spinning reel," he...

Video game fishing

Video game fishing

By Craig Lamb

In 2017, right here at Cherokee Lake, we coined the term "video game fishing" after practically the entire field of Bassmaster Elite Series anglers were doing just that during the derby....

Got wind?

Got wind?

By Craig Lamb

The backside of the Zeta train is passing over Cherokee Lake, as in the predicted wind. The winds have shifted from south to southwest at 17 mph, with gusts to 25 mph. Andy Crawford just...

Tiebreaker odds

Tiebreaker odds

By Craig Lamb

It's 2020, the year when anything and everything is off, so why not add a tiebreaker to Championship Saturday? Take a look at the BASSTrakk standings and there is a very real possibility it could...

A busy bridge

A busy bridge

By Craig Lamb

It's no secret that fishing around bridge piers is a hot ticket this week on Neely Henry. Current breaks and ambush points are reasons why. Directly beneath one of them — the Broad St. bridge — is...

Nania dialed in?

Nania dialed in?

By Craig Lamb

Joey Nania revealed what I was curious about what might pan out this week on Neely Henry. That is mixing a particular technique into a junk fishing arsenal of lures.Nania lives in Pell City, Ala.,...

Let there be current

Let there be current

By Craig Lamb

And just like that, the light switch got flipped. Alabama Power is operating one unit at Neely Henry Dam. At the opposite end of the lake, Weiss Dam is also generating with one unit putting out 8...

Update from the water

Update from the water

By Craig Lamb

Andy Crawford is near Coosa Landing, aka the weigh-in and launch site, and shooting a gallery with Jason Christie. Andy said Christie is in water so shallow that "it's like digging dirt." Not...

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