Grab the long end of the speared worm and push the hook through it again.
So are nightcrawlers or worms the better option? But, as surefire as live minnows are, if you hook them incorrectly, the odds of catching fish will be slim to none! Pantyhose can be effective but it can be annoying having to redo the rig every time you catch a fish.
On the first drift that bait yielded a sailfish; it was a great start to a day that ultimately produced a few kingfish, blackfin tuna and a dolphin.