Birdsnest Why does my bait casting reel get birds nests even though I’m keeping my thumb on the line as I spool it out? by Captain David M Rieumont 22.1k Views Sorry this content is for subscribers only Subscribe to continue reading. Already a subscriber? Sign in Thanks for reading TheOnlineFisherman.com Try one month for $1 Login See more Previous article Why do I get wind knots? Next article Why won’t Mullet hit my bait and why do they jump from the water?