Help with my first hunting rifle.?

I am a hand gun nut and i want to get a rifle for plinking and hunting. I have shot 30-30. and 7.62x39. I have read balistics charts and studied online hunting forums. I want a medium caliber rifle that will be good for elk. at about 200yds range.( I would also like something i can take a super long range sniper... show more I am a hand gun nut and i want to get a rifle for plinking and hunting. I have shot 30-30. and 7.62x39. I have read balistics charts and studied online hunting forums. I want a medium caliber rifle that will be good for elk. at about 200yds range.( I would also like something i can take a super long range sniper shot with just for fun.) I have an academy sports store where i live and they have some of the best prices I have seen. please help. here is the lin to see what academy offers.
http://www.academy.com/index.php?page=content&target=products/outdoors/hunting/firearms/rifles_centerfire
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