Posted by Z3 MEDIA STAFF on 11/13/2017

Matt Herren is well known for his efficiency flipping a big jig or Texas-rigged plastic, but over the past several years he has found an affinity for spinning tackle and light line.  

Dating back to 2015, he has made some serious money with a spinning rod in his hands.  Out of his last 15 Top 30 finishes, seven have come on fisheries where a spinning rod, light line, and smallmouth bass proved to be the predominant pattern.  

In today’s Tales From the Cast, the Alabama pro talks about how he forced himself to become comfortable with the egg beater: