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First Take is always a heated discussion as Stephen A. Smith and guests debate about the day's top stories.

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    • 4.4 • 130 Ratings

First Take is always a heated discussion as Stephen A. Smith and guests debate about the day's top stories.

    Hour 2: Giant Win?

    Hour 2: Giant Win?

    Michael Irvin and Mina Kimes debate whether the Cowboys still have a postseason shot without Dak. Stephen A. unveils his top 5 NFL teams heading into Week 4. Plus Richard Jefferson reacts to Kevin Durant saying his trade request was caused by "some doubt" about the Nets culture. Later, Mina Kimes says Russell Wilson and the Denver Broncos are lucky to be 2-1.
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    • 44 min
    Hour 1: How bout them Cowboys

    Hour 1: How bout them Cowboys

    Michael Irvin goes crazy talking about the Cowboys win over the Giants. Keyshawn Johnson breakdowns the biggest reason the Raiders are 0-3 to start the season. Plus Richard Jefferson and Stephen A clash over Kyrie's recent press conference.
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    • 46 min
    Hour 2: Hot Start

    Hour 2: Hot Start

    In this episode, Stephen A., Michael Irvin, and Ryan Clark debate which 3-0 team has had a more impressive start to their season: the Eagles or the Dolphins? Our own playmaker Michael Irvin gives us his top 3 playmakers for NFL Week 3. The crew looks ahead to tonight's MNF matchup and discuss their confidence level in Dallas' ability to take down the undefeated Giants. Plus, are the Bills putting too much pressure on Josh Allen? Stephen A. and Irvin react to Kevin Durant's first comments to the media since his offseason spectacle went down.
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    • 46 min
    Hour 1: Fins Up

    Hour 1: Fins Up

    In this episode, Stephen A., Michael Irvin, and Dan Orlovsky react to Jimmy Garoppolo's accidental safety last night and reminisce on a similar incident in 2008. After the Dolphins handed the Bills their first loss of the season, the crew debates if the two teams should be put on the same level. The Packers-Buccaneers game last night saw Rodgers come out on top, but are the guys giving Brady a pass due to the injuries plaguing his team? Stephen A., Irvin, and Orlovsky discuss early concerns for the Chiefs after their week 3 loss. Plus, Lamar Jackson ruined the Patriots home opener with a four-touchdown performance, but is it too early to call him an MVP favorite?
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    • 49 min
    Hour 2: Celtics Udoka Presser

    Hour 2: Celtics Udoka Presser

    Stephen A., Adrian Wojnarowski and Malika Andrews listen to and dissect the Celtics press conference on Ime Udoka's year long suspension.
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Hour 1: Believe in the Browns?

    Hour 1: Believe in the Browns?

    Stephen A., Marcus Spears, Ryan Clark, Adrian Wojnarowski and Jay Williams discuss Ime Udoka's year long suspension, who will be 0-3 after week 3 of the NFL season and is it time to start Kenny Pickett?
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    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
130 Ratings

130 Ratings

Martynb27 ,

Awesome 👍👍👍

Love this show,, living on the UK and since we don't get espn anymore I have to rely on the podcast,, which they did a video podcast that would be perfect...

pappershango ,

Pathetic

Stephen A is the most race baiting man on TV and the way he talks down to max like he’s a piece of garbage Is mortifying. Max needs to man up. Stephen A is a clown with zero sports playing pedigree.....those clips of him shooting basketball or even worse the boxing one 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣. Man up max.

Mayokun1096 ,

Need to be shown in the UK

Love the show, Stephen A Smith and Max are a timeless duo. Somebody needs to make this part of TV in the UK.

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