Video: Texas Bait Balls

Take your pick of jack crevalles and sharks off the coast of Texas.

There’s nothing like a bit of pan-flute music to go along with your fly fishing. At least, that’s what some would say. Anglers found frenzied bait balls off the Tex-Mex Coast being hounded by sharks and giant jack crevalles. Fly anglers traveled into the Gulf of Mexico in rudimentary, panga-style boats and targeted the big jacks with fly tackle. The jacks they landed were impressive, tough-fighting fish. How many jacks came up in pieces with all those sharks around? See the video below:


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