For Jared Jeffries, basketball has always come first. But what most people don't know is that Jared is an avid angler with a passion for saltwater fishing. Growing up in Indiana, Jared has always been the most comfortable in the woods or on the water. So when he's away from the court, he usually has rod in hand, and angling for the next big catch.
While in the NBA, Jared Jeffries would spend his off-season on the water with friends, competing for the biggest catch. Now that Jared has retired from basketball, he is taking his fishing to the next level. With trips planned to exotic fishing destinations, and a number of elusive species on his bucket list, Jared is ready to share his experience and knowledge with the world.
The "Modern Fishing" Advantage
With his basketball years over, Jared is ready to share his angling tips, tricks, and techniques in a fun and informative way.
Jared has always loved competition of any sort. His passion is to be the best he can be, whether that meant scoring on the basketball court or the challenge of catching that trophy tuna offshore.
Jared brings a competitive spirit, meticulous methodology, and a charismatic personality to the world of Modern Fishing, promising a post-playing career just as exciting as anything he has done before.
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