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Updated: 02/17/2017 08:30:04AM

Jones family living the fishing dream

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When Alton Jones Jr., left, won the Central Open on the Red River back in late September, his father, veteran B.A.S.S. angler Alton Jones, said he was more nervous than his son.

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HOUSTON — When an angler grabs the lead toward the end of the final day of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods, he’ll take a rest in a special chair known as the “hot seat” until someone bumps him from the top.

Former Bassmaster Classic champion Alton Jones and his son, 24-year-old Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Alton Jones Jr., were asked separately this week to envision a situation with one of them in that hot seat and only the other left to weigh in with the Classic trophy on the line.

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