How To Fight A Giant Bluefin (Should You Ever Connect With One)

You ever get sucked into a "Wicked Tuna" marathon and just binge-watch the show? Me too. Thing is, so much of the fights with those massive fish get cut out that you never get to see the whole battle...which can potentially last for an hours. So if you've ever wondered exactly what the fight strategy is for a huge bluefin, here you go. What's always fascinated me is how these guys pull the line by hand. In any other kind of fishing, that seems like it would be a no no.