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#3105715 - 01/02/13 10:31 AM Buck naked
Tndad74
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xmas eve morning I was supposed to go hunting with a couple of friends of mine, Brian and James. At 0430 I sent a text to Brian, "Are we going?" His reply was "Haven't heard from James." I took that as a no and went back sleep.

Just before 0700 I got up to get a glass of water. As I am walking buck naked through the house I look out the window and see a good size deer standing in the pasture about 70 yards from the house.

"Cool" I think, and grab my .243, load it, and slip out the back door...still in my birthday suit mind you.

The deer was very close to an overgrown fence line and I knew I didn't have long to take a shot before it jumped the fence and was gone. So with due haste I settle the cross hairs of the scope on the the vitals and squeezed off a round. The beast dropped right in it's tracks, and two does went running across the pasture. I tracked them in my scope hoping for a shot. Then I returned my attention back to the first deer to make sure that it was down, it was.

As I looked at it through my scope I saw a little bit of shiny antler through the grass. Again I thought, "Cool." I went in, secured my rifle, got my drink of water, and finally put some clothes on. Then went out to field dress and recover my kill.

As I approached the spot where it lay, it became obvious that this was not another little fork horn or 6 point as I have killed on my property before. By the time I got to him my knees were weak and I couldn't help but yell out with joy.

15 scoreable points, gross score 176 5/8. By far the biggest deer I have ever killed.




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#3105721 - 01/02/13 10:33 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
Redfred16
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Great buck and cool story.
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#3105723 - 01/02/13 10:34 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
MUP
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Awesome! But I can't see the pic, only a red x.
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#3105725 - 01/02/13 10:35 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Redfred16]
Brisco Darlin
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i thought this was gonna be about tndeer's sexiest man over 300 lbs.
\:D
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#3105726 - 01/02/13 10:35 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
rabbit hunter
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Awesome!!! Congrats on a great buck. Glad you put your clothes on. \:D
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#3105733 - 01/02/13 10:37 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: rabbit hunter]
Tndad74
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The photo is hosted on facebook. Is everyone having problems seeing it?
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#3105755 - 01/02/13 10:53 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
GRAMPS
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Nice buck; I too am glad you put some clothes on. \:D
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#3105759 - 01/02/13 10:55 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
wildb1
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Nice buck! Great character!
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#3105765 - 01/02/13 11:03 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Brisco Darlin]
Kingston
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 Originally Posted By: Brisco Darlin
i thought this was gonna be about tndeer's sexiest man over 300 lbs.
\:D


same here!

Congrats on the deer!!
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#3105766 - 01/02/13 11:04 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: wildb1]
Vermin93
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Registered: 12/11/10
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Wow - awesome buck!
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#3105768 - 01/02/13 11:08 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
redblood
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great deer.
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#3105778 - 01/02/13 11:16 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: redblood]
mrw
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That's awesome! Glad you put clothes on before you took the pictures!
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#3105805 - 01/02/13 11:43 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: mrw]
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congrats
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#3105811 - 01/02/13 11:48 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
hunter drew
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Awesome buck. Congrats
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#3105813 - 01/02/13 11:51 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
Slaughter-06
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aren't you glad you slept in lol, Congratulations on a greta Tennessee Buck!
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#3105814 - 01/02/13 11:51 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
lpo1981
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Registered: 01/20/12
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Awesome deer!!!
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#3105820 - 01/02/13 11:58 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Kingston]
mountain man 71
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Congrats nice buck
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#3105853 - 01/02/13 12:13 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
Cooter
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Nice buck
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#3105968 - 01/02/13 01:10 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Cooter]
Hunter 257W
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I think you have found a cure for "Ground Shrink". Usually they are a lot smaller than you think but to find something like that when you thought it was just an ordinary buck......... \:\)
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#3105975 - 01/02/13 01:18 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Hunter 257W]
Tndad74
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 Originally Posted By: Hunter 257W
I think you have found a cure for "Ground Shrink". Usually they are a lot smaller than you think but to find something like that when you thought it was just an ordinary buck......... \:\)


LOL that's what I keep saying. It was weird to walk up on one and the rack kept getting bigger and bigger LOL

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#3105978 - 01/02/13 01:20 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
Tony USMC
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Real nice!
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#3105987 - 01/02/13 01:25 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
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That is an awesome deer and story
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#3106012 - 01/02/13 01:41 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: CCAU]
plinker22
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That is a beautiful buck. Congrats!!!

Sometimes it pays off to sleep in.
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#3106023 - 01/02/13 01:49 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Redfred16]
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Good Deer!!!
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#3106029 - 01/02/13 01:58 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Beekeeper]
rem270
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awesome buck.
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#3106037 - 01/02/13 02:05 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: rem270]
Mike Belt
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Dang! It'll be a little chilly but I guess I'll try leaving all my clothes at home next trip. Congrats on a great buck.
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#3106049 - 01/02/13 02:16 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Mike Belt]
recurve60#
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Might as well hang it up...you have reached the pinnacle. \:\)
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#3106077 - 01/02/13 02:39 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: recurve60#]
in the dog house!
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Love that rack!!! great deer. Obviously nothing to this deer hunting thing! HA!!
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#3106091 - 01/02/13 02:45 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
catman529
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Congrats, are you gonna mount it on the wall with "buck naked" engraved on the plaque? That's a fine looking buck.
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#3106118 - 01/02/13 03:00 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: catman529]
MT WSM
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Great deer and story. Congrats!
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#3106121 - 01/02/13 03:02 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
REM7
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Congrats
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#3106160 - 01/02/13 03:22 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
easy45
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Congrats
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#3106170 - 01/02/13 03:29 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: easy45]
tickweed
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congrats great deer
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#3106315 - 01/02/13 05:26 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tndad74]
BigPete357
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Good looking Buck! Great story.
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#3106322 - 01/02/13 05:34 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
LA man
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awesome buck, congrats
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#3107979 - 01/03/13 05:19 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
Tree Climber
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congrats
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#3108003 - 01/03/13 05:36 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Tree Climber]
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Lol congrats. And to thing how many hours I've spent away from home up in a tree and haven't came home with something like that.
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#3108011 - 01/03/13 05:38 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
7mm08
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Thank goodness you didn't have the picture made in your birthday suit as part of a reinactment!

Nice buck!
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#3108167 - 01/03/13 07:20 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
deerslayer29
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hahaha awesome
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#3108323 - 01/03/13 08:40 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
Umpire
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nice buck
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#3108338 - 01/03/13 08:47 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
Bone Collector
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LOL thats classic!
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#3108372 - 01/03/13 09:02 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Bone Collector]
AllOutdoors
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Great deer.
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#3108441 - 01/03/13 09:33 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
sure shot
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Congrats !!
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#3108464 - 01/03/13 09:43 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: sure shot]
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congrats
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#3108534 - 01/03/13 10:35 PM Re: Buck naked [Re: Gravey]
JoeVaquero
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So i guess it's safe to say you didn't have on the proper amount of orange...lol
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#3108724 - 01/04/13 07:34 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: Vermin93]
WGK
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Well thats a first hunting naked. Great story fantastic buck. Congrats.
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#3108725 - 01/04/13 07:37 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: WGK]
ferg
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Congrats - good buck right there
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#3108726 - 01/04/13 07:38 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: ferg]
ferg
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PS...this is NOT what I thought this thread was going to be about \:D \:D \:D

ferg....

I was thinking 300lbs of 'man purdy' \:D \:D
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#3114441 - 01/08/13 10:20 AM Re: Buck naked [Re: JoeVaquero]
Tndad74
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 Originally Posted By: JoeVaquero
So i guess it's safe to say you didn't have on the proper amount of orange...lol


My land, no orange required, There was some blue though!! LOL

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