Lefty's toughest fish

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  1. Chris Johnson

    Chris Johnson Member: Native Fish Society

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    Brookie_Hunter aka Dave Hoover

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    He made an account of the same experience in one of his books too. Nice to hear it in person, so to speak.
     
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    Pat Lat Mad Flyentist

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    I kept thinking it was a croc joke
     
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    Daryle Holmstrom retiredfishak

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    Wheres the video
     
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    The Duke Been around

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    Very cool video. Followed up on youtube. Cool looking fish, but I couldn't find anything of the magnitude that he spoke of. Sign of the times I guess.
     
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    Stew McLeod aka BigMac

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    Very cool to hear him tell the story

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    Sounds and looks slot like guys trying to keep Goliath Groupers off a ship wreck after getting hooked
     
  8. Chris Johnson

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    " so ugly the tide wouldn't take'em out" love that line, one more in the quiver.
     
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    I saw that show Many years ago, they did had a hard time with those fish, also showed a flats fish with very long chin filaments, something like a redfish meets a goat.