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Grass carp: Too big to weigh, beyond Fish of the Week

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Click here for the tale of the grass carp, caught by Eric Lichamer on Sept. 15 from a small pond in Lake Zurich, so big he could not get it weighed in time for the Illinois record.

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Frankly, we have another fish too big for just Fish of the Week and a likely contender for Fish of the Year.

Email nominations for FOTW, the weekly celebration of big fish stories from around Chicago fishing in the Sun-Times outdoors page on Wednesdays, to straycasts@sbcglobal.net.

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Thats a real monster!
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