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Buck of the Week: Unplugged: In velvet

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Jerry Collins of Forest Park submitted this velvet buck for Buck of the Week: Unplugged, the weekly celebration of live, big bucks around Chicago outdoors.

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This buck was photographed in Marshall County, Indiana.

I know this really stretches the definition of Chicago outdoors. But beside Collins being from Forest Park, I would note the county seat of Marshall County is Plymouth, the hometown of former Bulls coach Scott Skiles.

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BOTW: Unplugged tops the Field Notes on the outdours page of the Sun-Times on Sundays when bucks are around. An online version appears here, usually on Saturday or Sunday during the season.

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