Metal Jigs for Tuna

Drop down for midwater schools.

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Tuna in frenzies will chase down metal jigs. (Photo: Al McGlashan)Al Mcglashan
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Shimano Butterfly hooks don’t attach directly to the jig to keep fighting fish from leveraging its weight.
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Growing numbers of anglers are turning to quality spinning setups when jigging for yellowfin and bluefin. Don’t high-stick that rod! (Photo: Domenic Petrarca)Domenic Petrarca
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Braid exemplifies a trend toward polyethylene lines by jig-fishermen. (Photo: Jack Sprengel)Capt. Jack Sprengel
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Jigging for tuna isn’t rocket science, though many anglers have definitely experimented to figure out their favorite techniques. (Photo: Jack Sprengel)Capt. Jack Sprengel