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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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    • 4.0 • 4.8K Ratings

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

    Hour 2: Cowboy Controversy?

    Hour 2: Cowboy Controversy?

    Dominique Foxworth, Jordan Cornette and Chris Canty all join the show to debate which Cowboy is under more scrutiny this season, Mike McCarthy or Dak Prescott. Plus Dominique Foxworth gives his list of the top-5 WRs in the NFL. Later Ryan McGee and Marty Smith show off their Wiffle Ball skills. The crew also debates if the Chiefs or Bengals would be more likely to go to the Super Bowl this season.
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    • 47 min
    Hour 1: Appealing to Who?

    Hour 1: Appealing to Who?

    Dominique Foxworth, Jordan Cornette and Chris Canty all join the show to reacts to the NFL appointing Pete C. Harvey to hear the appeal of Deshaun Watson's suspension. The crew also discuss their confidence in the Rams after troubling injury news about their star QB Matthew Stafford broke. The crew then debates who will win the AFC West, and if Josh Allen will establish himself as the best QB in the NFL.
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    • 47 min
    Hour 2: Brittney Griner Sentenced

    Hour 2: Brittney Griner Sentenced

    TJ Quinn lays out scenarios for Brittney Griner to return home. While Katie George, Domonique Foxworth and Louis Riddick unpack Tua Tagovailoa's make or break season and 2nd year QBs best set up for success.
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    • 48 min
    Hour 1: NFL Judge and Jury

    Hour 1: NFL Judge and Jury

    Katie George, Domonique Foxworth and Louis Riddick unpack the NFL's decision to appeal Deshaun Watson's six game suspension. Is Dak Prescott the QB with the most to prove? And are NFL players and owners held to the same standard?
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    • 49 min
    Hour 2: Uncoordinated?

    Hour 2: Uncoordinated?

    In this episode, Dan Orlovsky, Katie George, and Domonique Foxworth return to debate Bill Belichick's strategy in failing to name an offensive coordinator ahead of the start of the season. The crew is joined by Jeff Darlington to discuss whether the penalties given to the Dolphins due to their tampering violations were too harsh or not harsh enough. Plus, we predict which NFC East QB will have the better season. We remember and pay tribute to Hall of Fame Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully after his passing.
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    • 37 min
    Hour 1: Fins Sins

    Hour 1: Fins Sins

    In this episode, Tim Kurkjian and Karl Ravech join the show to help us remember hall of fame sportscaster Vin Scully in the wake of his passing. Dan Orlovsky, Katie George, and Domonique Foxworth discuss the punishment handed to the Dolphins after they were found to have violated the NFL's anti-tampering policy and debate whether or not the NFL should appeal Deshaun Watson's 6-game suspension with less than 24 hours to go until the appeal deadline.
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    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
4.8K Ratings

4.8K Ratings

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Dom foxworth

Thank you for putting dom on in the absence of Stephen A. Truly appreciate it he has great takes that more people should here, consider this man more when Stephen A is on break. Thank you again!

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Stephen A

This podcast is great. It has lots of good insights on things. Also everyone almost always has a good reason for something. It’s also fun to choose sides on which you think is better. Also hearing Stephen A’s voice is always a joy

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Stop including first take her take

Please for the love of god stop adding their episodes to this channel

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