Flatheads are more apt to eat live fish, channel cats are most likely to consume dead, stinky food and blue cats are somewhere in the middle.  

Slow Sinking Plug Fishing Rig

July 27, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

The action of a floating plug can be changed dramatically by adding a small removable split shot in front of a loop knot tied directly to your lure. Different size shot change the lure’s sink rate and you can vary retrieve speeds to produce an enticing “up and down” action.