Some people use a currently made chicken rig purchased a take on store. It is an angling rig where you can affix 2 hooks and a weight at the bottom. The crabs like this kind of rig so I recommend placing little floats on the rig.
Black drum can be identified by the upright black bars on their sides. They are found from New England to the Gulf of Mexico. They have no teeth, however have some in their throat to squash oysters as well as barnacles they eat. Black drum reach maturation at 4 or 5 years of age as well as generally swim in schools. Their typical weight is 20 to 40 pounds and also they can live to be 30 years aged. They choose temperatures in the array of 53 degrees F to 85 levels F. They like to eat crabs, oysters, mussels, and also squid, as well as they are bottom fish.