For those that are interested, here is an article on a variant of the San Juan Worm Ball - COAF San Juan Worm Ball.
Main difference is the Gold Bead to give it more weight, else it is the same pattern.
Managed to hook and lose two Catfish Saturday afternoon that went for it. Luckily, was able to get one to stay on the hook and land it; it went about 18". Yesterday's Video.