Anglers thought they hooked a tiger shark. It was something much bigger, video shows

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When Dylan Wier and Blaine Kenny set out to an Alabama beach, they thought it was going to be a normal night of shark fishing.

The duo runs Coastal Worldwide, a shark fishing outfitter and fishing tour group out of Pensacola, Florida.

On March 7, at about 4 a.m., they were out on Orange Beach, near the Florida-Alabama line, according to WALA.

The pair told the news outlet they had an uneventful few hours — until the line began to run on a fishing pole stuck in the sand.

In a video shared on the company’s YouTube channel, the guides start to reel in something big on the other end of the line. They think it must be a massive tiger shark, or even a late season mako shark.

They spent the next 30 minutes battling the hidden fish out in the gulf.

When they finally got a look, they c...

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