Jim Cox is an avid inshore, offshore, and big game fisherman. He has twice qualified for the prestigious IGFA Offshore Championships in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. He is the past president of the Mobile Big Game Fishing Club and the host and master of ceremonies for the Blue Marlin Grand Championship.
Christmas and fishing are two of my favorite things.
Part of the What's Biting Series
After a two-month closure, August 1 marked the re-opening of amberjack season in the Gulf of Mexico.
Running 30 or 40 miles from Orange Beach to catch a red snapper or an amberjack is very common for center console or cuddy cabin fishermen.