haven't been lucky enough to catch any big Cobia, but have caught both Reds and Kings up to 39" . Still looking to break 40" personally I like to catch Kings they scream off line. big reds are a tug of war!!
I'm a drum fan myself.. Caught some nice cobes,up to 80lbs but they all fight like sharks to me,they do jump and pull like the devil though.. Kings are a "smoke the line" pullem in deal..I've caughtem up to 50lbs and there's nothin like watchin one sky a live bait! Don't get me wrong I like em all,I just like the "type"of fight a drum gives with all that buckin action and rolling around on the top,and there's NOTHING like sight casting a jig into a school of em and hookin up!!
Since I've never caught a cobe or a king, I'll say red drum. Biggest was 46" and they're one hell of a fight. I like something that puts up a dogged fight but doesn't take all day to bring in. I lose interest after awhile.
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