reptiles http://wlrn.org en Two Alligators Topping 720 Pounds Each Caught In Mississippi http://wlrn.org/post/two-alligators-topping-720-pounds-each-caught-mississippi Two alligators, each weighing more than 720 pounds, were caught in Mississippi this past weekend, setting a new state record for heaviest male alligator. Both animals measured more than 13 feet in length; it took hours to get the trophies into the hunters' boats.<p>The huge reptiles were brought down on the same day, setting a state record that stood for less than two hours before it was broken again.<p>"In the world of alligator hunting, anything can happen. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 19:23:30 +0000 Bill Chappell 20023 at http://wlrn.org Two Alligators Topping 720 Pounds Each Caught In Mississippi