By Mark Kenyon

Happy Friday folks! One week from today I take off for my first whitetail hunt of the season and from there the marathon will continue for four months. Can you believe it’s here already?!  That said, keep an eye out for some interesting stories in the days and weeks to come. But for now, we’ve got our weekly round-up of the best deer hunting blog posts from across the web. Check them out below and have a great weekend.

Aggressive Tactics for Early Season Whitetails – OutdoorHub: A few tactics you might be able to use in the coming weeks!

How Small Properties Can Equal Big Bucks – North American Whitetail: Small properties can still produce.

Winke’s Shooting Fundamentals for Fall Success – Petersen’s Bowhunting: Great shooting advice from Bill Winke.

Combination Treestands – Whitetail Habitat Solutions: Jeff Sturgis explains why he commonly clusters 2-3 stands together in one general area.

For Better Food Plots, Adjust Your Disk Angles – QDMA.com:  A quick food plot tip.

The Under Armour Conflict – Nine Finger Chronicles: Dan Johnson brings a handful of different people together (including me), to discuss the controversy around Under Armour’s recent decision to drop their sponsorship of Sarah Bowmar, due to her husband’s black bear spear hunt video. My thoughts are around 49:00.