Vince McKaney says the shark he snagged and freed might have been the famous 4,000-pound Mary Lee. "It was massive. I could have jumped in his mouth."
3,500-pound tagged great white is more popular than ever, thanks to a parody Twitter account that has garnered more than 73,000 followers
A 3,500-pound great white shark named Mary Lee has been tracked to within 10 miles of popular New York beaches, but no system is in place to warn swimmers and surfers
Restoring the reputation of the Great White
Fourteen-foot predator was tagged last March off Jacksonville, Florida
Tagged specimen named Mary Lee, who measurers 16 feet and weighs 3,500 pounds, surprises scientists with its foray deep into St. Helena Sound
Scientists will embark July 30 off Cape Cod on a month-long effort to tag as many as 20 apex predators; 'our knowledge base will grow exponentially'