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How to Cover Water with Jerkbaits

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Mike McClelland talks about his favorite technique and how to cover the banks in the spring with a jerkbait. He loves when you can get up and cruise around work it fast and cover a ton of banks. He talks about covering water, cadence, and just keeping an eye out for activity, cruisers, followers and more. A jerkbait is an effective tool to get fish to show themselves too.