Best Deer Rifles

Lever actions, like this Rossi, are still very effective for today's deer hunters. In fact, many whitetail hunters prefer a lever gun.

Photo Gallery: 8 Hot New Deer Rifles for 2012

For many parts of the country, gun deer season is here. If you've waited until the last minute to buy that new deer rifle, here are 8 hot choices selected by our sister publication, Deer & Deer Hunting.