Sportsman Channel Weekly Programming Highlights

April 8, 2016

Newbie Cameraman on “The Professionals” is Forced to Rise to the Occasion while “Pigman: The Series” goes Offshore Shark Fishing

New Episodes Airing April 11–17 

DENVER (April 8, 2016) – Sportsman Channel is bringing viewers the latest and greatest in outdoor lifestyle programming to meet every sportsmen and women’s television needs. First, Jim Shockey’s The Professionals initiates a new cameraman to the team, hard and fast, by putting the pressure on him to capture a timely image on camera. Next, the In-Fisherman TV team takes angling by storm by fishing premium waters for sturgeon, gator pike and more. Then, Pigman: The Series airs Pigman’s fishing trip alongside familiar faces to the network from another show, The Habit. Don’t miss all new episodes from these series embodying the #IamSportsman lifestyle the week of April 11–17:

Jim Shockey’s The Professionals (Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. ET): Rookie cameraman, Matt Gibson quickly finds out how difficult and critical his job truly is as The Professionals team heads to Jim Shockey’s camp for a four-week long whitetail hunt. There are a lot of hunters and a lot of deer, but can Matt catch any of it on film? Find out more about the show by clicking here: The Professionals

In-Fisherman TV (Sundays at 9:30 a.m. ET): A perfect storm for fish-catching action rolls in and the In-Fisherman staff doesn’t think twice about capitalizing on it. The crew takes viewers to world-class waters for a lesson on fishing giant white sturgeon, defining the patterns of gator pike and revealing three commonly overlooked destinations for bountiful fishing. To see more about the show, click here: In-Fisherman TV

Pigman: The Series (Sundays at 8:30 p.m. ET): Brian “Pigman” Quaca was invited on a fishing trip with the guys from The Habit, another television show on Sportsman Channel. In this all new episode, Pigman reveals what really happened when he joined John Paul Morris, Chuck Belmore and Jon Justice on the open seas off the coast of Louisiana in quest of a shark. Things get rocky for the crew in the ocean, so they take to a lake for some good ol’ fashioned bowfishing for Alligator Gar. See more on the show here: Pigman: The Series

About Sportsman Channel

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