January Zone 4

Zone 4 – January

Strike King pro Scott Suggs predicts that water temperatures will be near 48-degrees and expects for anglers to find most success near rocky channel swings. 

Tour Grade Football Jig
Strike King Tour Grade Football Jig


BAIT 1: Strike King Tour Grade Football Jig with Mid-size Rage Bug trailer

If the water is clear, Suggs prefers Green Pumpkin. In stained water, he switches to Bama Craw. For muddy water, Suggs will favor Falcon Lake Craw. Suggs opts for the Green Pumpkin Mid-Size Rage Bug in all water conditions. 

The ultimate jig for deep water fishing – the Tour Grade Football Jig has a football-shaped head that gives a better feel of terrain and helps the bait stand on the bottom.

Strike King Ned Ocho
Strike King Ned Ocho


BAIT 2: Strike King Ned Ocho


His choice for clear water is Green Pumpkin, while he goes for Blue Craw if the water is stained. Black Blue Swirl is his first choice in muddy conditions. 

KVD Perfect Plastics Ned Ocho has a heavily ribbed, octagonal design, a slow sink rate, and an exclusive coffee scent for attracting more bites. 


Rage Tail Grub
Strike King Rage Tail Grub


BAIT 3: Strike King Rage Tail Grub


He prefers Green Pumpkin in clear and muddy water, and switches to Crawdaddy if the water is stained.

The Rage Tail Grub features a unique and exclusive tail design is engineered like no other soft plastic bait for superior performance and lifelike presentations.

Strike King Filler Worm
Strike King Filler Worm 

Bait 4: Strike King Filler Worm 


If the water is clear, he will throw Morning Dawn, while more stained water calls for Magic. Dingleberry is his favorite for muddy conditions.  

The Strike King KVD Filler Worm is designed to be fished for a finesse presentation, featuring a wide head for added durability, increasing the strength of the plastic to last for multiple fish catches.

Strike King 3XD
Strike King 3XD


BAIT 5: Strike King 3XD


He opts for Phantom Watermelon Red Craw in clear water.  If the water is stained, he will throw Delta Red, while he will switch to Black Back Chartreuse if the water is muddy.

 The curved bill of the 3XD causes faster and deeper dives, making it a top choice in his line up.