Everyone loves looking at big fish, truly oversize, gut-swollen monsters. And when they’re just a little on the unsightly side, well, they take on a much more ominous character.
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BIG UGLY RECORD FISH
David Tilton caught this massive 73-pound, 1-ounce gargantuan bigmouth buffalo in late March, 2004 while fishing Lake Koshkonog in Southern Wisconsin. Tilton caught the huge fish using only 8-pound test line, but it’s also the largest of the species on record. Thus Tilton holds the 8-pound test and the all-tackle divisions.