NFL Prospect Jacob Pedersen Has Passion for Football and Hunting

University of Wisconsin tight end Jacob Pedersen took some time off from calling turkeys and preparing for next month’s NFL draft to talk with Deer & Deer Hunting about his passion for the outdoors and hunting whitetails. Pedersen, who grew up hunting and fishing with his family in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, hauled in 17...


Do Wounded Deer Circle Sometimes?

  Most deer shot through the vitals die quickly and run only a short distance and only in one direction before going down. Wounded deer that don’t go down quickly, though, seldom run a straight line after being hit. Most begin curving a little left or right after traveling a short distance. Directions often...


You Can Become a Better Bowhunter

Bowhunting for white-tailed deer has witnessed an explosion of interest in the past 20 years. As deer populations have soared and bowhunting gear and tactics have gone mainstream, more and more deer hunters are pickup up stick and string to chase their favorite quarry. Shoot a bow long enough, and you will desire to...