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What Makes Odd Buck Antlers?

Jeff Evans and his trophy 9-pointer. Photo by Dan Schmidt

Whitetail antlers come in all shapes and sizes, and the reasons why some bucks grow abnormal antlers is highly speculative — even among white-tailed deer researchers.

Take...

Guess the Score of this Monster Buck

Monster 10-point whitetail buck.

Here's a fun exercise for today: Take a shot at field-judging this trophy buck.

Here's what D&DH Editor Dan Schmidt had to say:

"I'm not saying that Brad and I are the end-all experts, but here's what...