There are a lot of reasons why we go fishing, but the one thing most of us have in common is we want to catch trophy fish, especially record fish.
Every year, dozens of state records — and some world records, too — are broken by anglers of all skill levels all across the country.
Game & Fish writes about many of these catches, from pending world records like “Jam” Ferguson’s recent huge black crappie caught recently, to last year’s Maryland muskie record caught by an expectant mom.
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