Great Lakes Angler Blog

MULL BLOG Madness on the Marsh

Thursday, October 31, 2013

VENICE, La. – The air over the Gulf of Mexico smelled oddly like watermelon candy as the thousands of big, golden redfish below the nervous surface crunched small porgies, an abundant baitfish. Artie Cosby powered down the bay boat and grabbed a heavy spinning rod. His dad Art Sr. and I picked up lighter baitcasting combos and the three of us cast into the seemingly solid mass of life. Instantly, all three of our reels screamed drag.  Read Full Story

Recent Posts


Tyee Absolute Outdoor, Inc. Conservation Costa Sunglasses Costa Line Recycle Bin Catfish Soft Jigwobbler hardbaits inReach BASSMASTER Walleyes University of Buffalo Lake of the Woods LineSnubber Video Shipping Rushton Gregory Odd'ball Fin Spin Topwater Lead ODNR Barry Brown Marine InvisaSnap Audio Uncle Norm's USCG Whale Pumps Tides Knife sharpening radar Jack Links Skamania Mania Humminbird Telescoping JIggler Long Rod Wake Fishing Whistler Spoon Tommy Skarlis Ditch Jeff's Tackle Shop Apps Endura Princecraft Soo Locks Wind Power dock lines Personal Flotation Device Up Stream Hydration Back Pack NAIFC Championship Rovermax LR 100 One-Handle-Does-It-All System Pro Polish Accon Marine Onyx Thermacell Insurance Izaak Walton League Bro Brosdahl South Haven, Michigan Contaminants Sunstream Boat Lifts Innovative Outdoors Plano Tackle Boxes Line Wedding Ring Tackle Bag Sportsman's rights On board Global Spectrum Black Velvet Navigation Ryan Kleckner Smart Guide Publications Deep Sea Diver USO Fishing Prosepec Electronics METS Shoremaster Balog Aqua-Vu Gull Lake Marine Autotether Berkley Shelter Gill NA Owners tournament Bass lure Fish Hawk XD4 boat rental Dave Mull Batteries Acme Ditty bag Lake trout Insect repellent GPS Speedometer Traditions Plano Synergy Tournament CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS Torpedo Divers Scott Glorvigen Boga Honda ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Seakeeper gyro Side Thruster WeatherStation Lake Ontario Kindle book Salmon Unlimited of Illinois Soul5 Tackle Labs Boat US Moisture Muncher Sunglasses Titan Chain AmVets Macho Minnow Airmar Glacier Glove Trade Shows B.A.S.S. binoculars Green Bay Traditions Media Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo Bass fishing Kevin Van Dam 360 Big Bear Products Mack's Lure MUSHING Michigan DNR Tight Lines Jewelry Silver Horde Simrad 580P lenses bimini top mudsnail Synergy Outdoors Chargers RAT FINKEE Bug bite relief Boat Covers cruzin Reef Runner Aluminum Deep V Series Rescue Walleye splice Oshkosh spinning rod Aqualuma Martin-Flory DuraSafe Serious Shine Jeff Gustafson Sharpeners NMEA Angler Volvo Penta Brian "Bro" Brosdahl Magnum Flow-Troll South Haven BoatUS Angler Tracker Marine Marine Lighting Legend Extreme Kevin VanDam Full Throttle Pop-Up LED Bowlights spoon Coast Guard redfish SeaLife Cameras Gunnison, CO St. Croix Rods Gear SOG Future Fisherman Foundation Kayak Bass Pro Shops Gift Card Lighting Mary Snyder Sun protection Kayaks St. Croix Sheldon's Matt Straw Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plates and Kits Foul weather gear Bibs EZ Splice Fasteners Lake Erie Fuel Wildlife Forever Boating safety EVOLVE FISHING CO Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch Bad Elf CLASSIC USSA Wild River series Frabill Gary Giudice Yamaha ATV Port of Indiana Rain suit Team Aqua-Vu Cabela's Chaco PLB Marine Radio Mercury Marine Chicago barrier USCGA New Zealand Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series Bob Schmidt Niagara Falls ABT Bheestie Bag Rippin' Lips Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs Tournament Grade Circle Hooks Corey Schmidt Jeff Wenzel Electronics Bass Pro Shops thieves trailer tongue Mike Seymour Brown trout toilet Dollahon KVD Dave Genz U.S.S.A. Power Alabama Rig Bristol Bay Salmon Frigibar Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing Cliff Pace Marine Speakers Steve Wood Oculus Swanson-Russell Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon EZ Dock Rig'N Tails Lake Superior Spencer Yachts Olcott, NY Fishouflage Accessories Ranger Fort Wayne, Indiana Hobie Pro Angler Minn Kota Brandon Newby News/Social Normark New Lures Great Lakes Troller KVD Speedbag Wormfile Wisconsin Lures Boating Lip-Stix Scholarship Camera mount WileyX LineGrabber Ice Features Mack's Lures exotic invader treestand injury Launch ramp Interlux FLW Tournaments Lake Huron Mystery Tackle Box Quantum Lock Flat Slider 75 PRADCO Rapala Monel Metal Tim Popfinger Grunden's TRAC Ecological Grady-White Hamlin Chatterbait Indiana DNR Whale Gravity Fiberglass tiller Spreads 1675 Pro Guide Radial Iaconelli Cannon iPilot Clay Dyer Home Port Marine Marketing The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Rugged Shark Multitools Larson Electronics Invasive species Safety Z-Man Okuma Grab Rail Glorvigen Asian carp Kill switch Ranger VS1780 Patrick Hurst Holland AKOYA Free Fishing Weekend ABT X-2 Countdown Speakers Green Bay, Wisconsin Weather Buoy Skarlis Extreme Baitcast Reel Shurhold Lake Michigan F-Series Storm Gear Safe boating Brad's Blue Heron Communications Chronglobal tree stand injury Jerky Water Buddies Marsh Madness eZSplice Mag Light Northland Ice Fishing Ultracoat Evinrude Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Triton Boats Aqua Vu ChartSelect Contest High school bass fishing Michigan Vick Turning Point Props Streams spreader light Betsy Davis Instruments Boat maintenance ONIX Records Orca Fin System Manistee Muskie Lure Black Earth Creek Size limits Yamaha Lakemaster Ascend Matt Serbenski Alaska Side Imaging RedHead Kurt Mazurek River Fishing Swedish FireKnife tackle storage Plano sunglass Mustad YUM Dinger Snow-Shoe Tip-Up Bristol Bay Andrew Dordek JBL DuraSafe Electronics Lock Trout Unlimited Alaskan Headgear weather Earth Day JVD Boat names Air show Shock Wave ATV Dan Egan Evolve Andrew Semprevivo Footwear Church Tackle YUMphibian Brite Wash trailer tongue Ranger Boats Oakley Sunglasses Custom Jigs & Spins Mazurek Raritan The Harry Lure IGFA Angler 175T iPhone Ryan Wilson blue marlin Hobie KVD Speedbag jigs TRAC Storage Todd Sokolow Fiberglass boat HELLA Knives Walleye tournament YUM BASSMASTER CLASSIC Wounded Warriors BoatUS Bait head LOTSA National Guard Legend Gold Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter ShowSpan Reese Fish America Foundation Faria Bug repellent Gary Dollahon Rippin Lips Lake Assault Technology Shoes thieves Youth Ultimate Flannel Shirts Games Bait Rigs Delorme theft STRATTEC ASA Bass Pro Venice, Louisiana Pharmaceuticals Rough Weather Stabenow clubs Swim Whizz Deck Plate Mark Chmura MWC Marcum Lund Boats marlin MATE USA VMC CMP Global Bass Mr. Twister Sport Shows Keep Kool WFN Extended Warranty Northwest Indiana Steelheaders LCWCC iPad Tools Blue Collar Outdoors Husky Jerk Rods Coleman Fishing Clubs Lights Multi-species Muscle Squared 65 Swim bait Dave Mull Blog Slender Spoon McMurdo Homeport Marine Marketing great lakes Mark Zona Radio LakeMaster Western States Version Rubrail Milennia MIL-iDock Lowrance Promise Keeper PFDs Minnesota Optima Coleman cooler MULL BLOG Buff Masters Walleye Circuit Salmon BOLT Padlock Goby Slide Moor Louie Stout Bethel University OHIO Boat lifts EZ BoatPort Army Corp of Engineers Catch & Cook Lund fitness John E. Phillips Ethanol Brian Brosdahl Traxstech FRIDAY FUNNIES Downriggers Marine General New York La Mar Ravenswood Media Strike King Rain gear Jonathon VanDam Gene Larew iPilot Link Tip-Up Bait Holder DSC SeaEra QC Conservation Marathon Beckson Marine Practical Sailor Grand Rapids Ultimate Outdoors Show Dollohan PulseTech Boats Michigan City, Indiana Aquatic AV Personal Flotation Devices exotic species Hunting Tom Neustrom Costa Del Mar Forage Minnow Dogs Hevi-Beads Mosquito repellent Sphaera Clam Beckson Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case Scott Martin GPS for Lightning Connector Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plate Ned Rig Beckson Marine Deck Plate award Crankbait Net Dunkirk, NY News Marine NewsWire Nautical