By Mark Kenyon

And we’re off! The rut, to some degree, is finally rolling and if you’re reading this right now – I have one piece of advice. As soon as your done, make plans to get out hunting! So with that said, as we do every week, we’ve rounded up the top deer hunting blog posts from across the web in one place. Read on, enjoy and good luck!

The Silver Lining When a Shooter Buck Steps Out After Legal Light – Outdoor Life: A few thoughts on my Iowa close encounter a few weeks ago.

All-Day Rut Sit: Tactics for a Dawn-to-Dusk Vigil – Field & Stream: It’s almost time to start those all day sits, here are a few pieces of advice.

Hunting Land: Bigger Isn’t Always Better – Big Buck Zone: Thoughts on hunting small pieces.

Hunting Tactics for the “Pre-rut” – John Eberhart’s Scentlok Blog: Eberhart’s advice on hunting this time of year.

The Biggest Bowhunting Mistakes – Don’t do these things.

Those Guys… – The Nine Finger Chronicles: Why do some guys/girls just always seem to kill the big bucks?

How To Kill A Halloween Buck – Tips for getting a buck tomorrow!

Warm Weather Rut Hunting Tactics – Whitetail Habitat Solutions: Next week we’ve got warm temps, here’s Jeff Sturgis’ advice on how to handle it.