Stray Cast: Schwartz & burbot

It only seems apt to run the Stray Cast here.

After all, this Web log is named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of the outdoors column in the Sun-Times on Wednesdays since April 2, 2003.

Here’s today’s:

I finally figured the right match for that smirking mug of Lions coachJim Schwartz: the first time I saw a burbot up close.


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