BOSTON (CBS) – Steve Burton appears to have a hidden talent – alligator wrangling.
While taping a segment for this Sunday’s edition Sports Final, the WBZ-TV sports anchor was holding an alligator brought to the studio by herpetologist Michael Ralbovsky.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,734 New COVID Cases, 46 Additional Deaths
Spooked by a nearby crocodile, however, the alligator began to flail in an attempt to escape Burton’s grasp.READ MORE: Police Investigating After Woman Says Baby Was Found In Trash Can On Dorchester Avenue
But the gator was no match for the anchor, as Burton held firm until Ralbovsky could take over.MORE NEWS: Owners Of Truck Company Charged In Connection To Crash That Killed 7 Motorcyclists
“That thing was so strong. I wasn’t fine!” Burton joked about his reptile wrangling experience.