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By ESPN, Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman, Molly Qerim

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 Nov 14, 2018

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

Episode Date
Hour 2: Dana White & Anthony Joshua
55:58
Stephen A. & Max talk to Dana White about Oscar De La Hoya, question if Carson Wentz should sit the rest of the season and heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua joins the debate.
Dec 13, 2018
Hour 1: Dana White
27:17
Stephen A. & Max react to the Raptors beating the Warriors, preview tonight's TNF matchup and UFC president Dana White joins the show.
Dec 13, 2018
Hour 2: Todd McShay
42:50
Max and Stephen A debate who would be the better pairing between Kawhi with LeBron or Kawhi with KD. Also, they discuss Chiefs-Chargers matchup and Todd McShay joins the show.
Dec 12, 2018
Hour 1: Pressure In LA
35:17
Stephen A and Max discuss how much pressure is on the Lakers if they don't land Kawhi or Durant, Tomlin on the hot seat and Jimmy Butler's recent comments.
Dec 12, 2018
Hour 2: Is He Trolling?
47:13
Stephen A. and Will Cain debate if LeVeon Bell is trolling, Joel Embiis's role on the Sixers and Stephen A. gives us his A-list.
Dec 11, 2018
Hour 1: Oscar De La Hoya Joins
37:23
Stephen A. and Will Cain debate what impact D Wade had on LeBron, The Greek Freak not working out with LeBron over the Summer and Oscar De La Hoya joins us to talk MMA!
Dec 11, 2018
Hour 2: Did The Rams Get Exposed?
52:41
Stephen A. & Max question if the Rams got exposed, has Dak Prescott proven he's the Cowboys franchise QB and should the Lakers trade for Trevor Ariza?
Dec 10, 2018
Hour 1: Shock At The Rock
28:01
Stephen A. & Max question if the Eagles got robbed, debate who is to blame for the Shock at the Rock, react to the Steelers losing 3 straight and much more.
Dec 10, 2018
Hour 2: Damien Woody & Darren Woodson
40:44
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Damien Woody to discuss who the Wild Card teams will be, Darren Woodson talks Eagles vs Cowboys and much more.
Dec 06, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron Responds; Tedy Bruschi
36:28
Stephen A. and Max debate what to make of LeBron's on-court response to KD. Plus, Tedy Bruschi joins the show to discuss if Josh McDaniels should take the Packers job and much more.
Dec 06, 2018
Hour 2: Trusting The Process
50:32
Max and Stephen A discuss how the process looks now with Fultz's injury, Mike McCarthy's firing and much more. Plus, Paul Finebaum and Raptors F Danny Green join the show.
Dec 05, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron's Workload
41:07
Stephen A and Max discuss LeBron's comments on his workload, how do the Steelers look without James Conner and why the Redskins not attempting to sign Kaepernick.
Dec 05, 2018
Hour 2: Meek Mill
40:47
Max and Stephen A discuss Mark Chumura's comments on Aaron Rodgers, Tyson Fury speaking out after his fight and Rap artist Meek Mill joins the show.
Dec 04, 2018
Hour 1: Meyer Retires
28:51
Stephen A and Max discuss Urban Meyer announcing his retirement, what chances do the Eagles still have to win the division and Kobe Bryant's recent comments.
Dec 04, 2018
Hour 2: Chargers Comeback; Paul Finebaum
42:43
Stephen A. and Max debate who is more responsible for the Chargers win last night, if the Wilder/Fury draw was correct and Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk College Football.
Dec 03, 2018
Hour 1: Joey Galloway; McCarthy Fired
40:23
Stephen A. and Max debate how much blame Aaron Rodgers should get for Mike McCarthy's firing, Plus, Joey Galloway joins the show to talk college football playoff and more.
Dec 03, 2018
Hour 2: Will Cain & Louis Riddick
44:58
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Will Cain to debate who is the best team in the NFL, Louis Riddick joins us to discuss Doug Williams' comments and more.
Nov 30, 2018
Hour 1:Louis Riddick & Tim Tebow
37:24
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Louis Riddick to discuss how the Cowboys upset the Saints and Tim Tebow joins us to talk college football.
Nov 30, 2018
Hour 2: Deion Sanders Joins
54:08
Max and Stephen A discuss what's going on with LeBron and Luke Walton and various NFL topics as Deion Sanders joins the show.
Nov 29, 2018
Hour 1: Stephen A In DALLAS
27:39
Stephen A on the road in Dallas joined with Max in NYC to discuss what chances they give the Cowboys against the Saints and what's going on with the Rockets.
Nov 29, 2018
Hour 2: D Lawrence
44:30
Stephen A. Max and Will Cain discuss Demarcus Lawrence's latest comments, who is responsible for the Jags mess and Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk College Football.
Nov 28, 2018
Hour 1: Big Ben Debate
38:19
Stephen A. Max & Damien Woody debate if Big Ben's comments are a big deal, what the Lakers' loss means and react to Washington claiming Reuben Foster.
Nov 28, 2018
Hour 2: Charlamagne Tha God Joins
53:19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Rockets loss to Wizards, Charlamagne Tha God joins to talk Cowboys & his new book, & Will Cain goes at Damian Woody for his comments on Mayfield.
Nov 27, 2018
Hour 1: MNF Recap
27:48
Stephen A. & Max react to the Texans beating the Titans, question if the Warriors drama is over, and Damian Woody responds to Baker Mayfield's comments.
Nov 27, 2018
Hour 2: Bones Jones; Harbaugh Hot Seat
53:09
Max and Stephen A discuss if Harbaugh should be on the hot seat, can the Eagles still win the division and Jon Bones Jones joins the show.
Nov 26, 2018
Hour 1: Sleeper In Seattle?
28:37
Stephen A and Max debate if the Steelers loss cost them the AFC, if the Packers are done and should the Seahawks be a sleeper team in the NFC.
Nov 26, 2018
Hour 2: Top 5 NFL QB's
31:46
Stephen A. & Max question if the NFC should be worried about the Bears, debate if the Giants have a shot to win in Philly, and give us their top 5 NFL quarterbacks.
Nov 23, 2018
Hour 1: Drew Brees MVP?
30:33
Stephen A.& Max question if the NFC East belongs to the Cowboys, if Drew Brees solidified his spot as MVP, & Tim Tebow joins to preview the weekend's college football slate.
Nov 23, 2018
Hour 2: Duke Over-Rated?
43:55
Stephen A. & Max preview the Thanksgiving Day slate of NFL games. Also, was Duke overrated? Who is most to blame for the Celtics early struggles, and more!
Nov 22, 2018
Hour 1: Turkey Day Slate
37:05
Stephen A. & Max preview the Thanksgiving Day slate of NFL games. Is the Warriors losing streak on Kevin Durant? What did the guys think of LeBron James' return to Cleveland?
Nov 22, 2018
Hour 2: Booing LeBron
44:56
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Darren Woodson to debate if the Cowboys should play on Thanksgiving, why Kemba dropped 43 on the Celtics and if Cavs fans will boo LeBron.
Nov 21, 2018
Hour 1: Darren Woodson
37:38
Stephen A. and Max debate what's going on with the Clippers, if LeBron made Kyrie leave Cleveland and Darren Woodson joins the show to tell us if the Eagles can turn it around
Nov 21, 2018
Hour 2: MNF Fallout
56:37
Max & Stephen A. question if the Rams look better or worse after beating the Chiefs, question who has the best chance to knock off the Chiefs and more.
Nov 20, 2018
Hour 1: Chiefs-Rams
27:28
Max & Stephen A. react to last night's Chiefs-Rams game; was it the best game ever, did Patrick Mahomes lose MVP in that game and was it a Super Bowl preview.
Nov 20, 2018
Hour 2: Le'Veon, Cowboys & MNF
54:28
Max and Stephen A discuss if the Steelers made a mistake not signing Le'Veon, will the Cowboys win the NFC East and who will be the keys for Chiefs vs Rams Monday night.
Nov 19, 2018
Hour 1: Saints, Cousins & LeBron
29:14
Stephen A and Max debate if the Saints are the best team in football, did the Vikings make a mistake signing Kirk Cousins and if LeBron is playing his best basketball.
Nov 19, 2018
Hour 2: Louis Riddick & Tim Tebow
43:53
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Louis Riddick to discuss the upcoming weekend in the NFL and Tim Tebow joins the show to talk college football.
Nov 16, 2018
Hour 1: Dubs, Packers & Melo
38:51
Stephen A. and Max debate what's going on with the Warriors, if the Packers will make the playoffs and what should be the next move for Carmelo Anthony.
Nov 16, 2018
Hour 2: Woodson, NBA & Zion Hype
41:04
Stephen A and Max debate whether the Rockets or Warriors need tonight's game more, if Zion Williamson can live up to the LeBron hype and Darren Woodson joins us to talk Cowboys vs Eagles.
Nov 15, 2018
Hour 1: Bruschi & NBA
42:31
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron is doing too much for the Lakers, how Jimmy Butler will help the Sixers and Tedy Bruschi joins the show to talk Patriots and NFL.
Nov 15, 2018
Max Kellerman
1:09:37
Zach talks to ESPN's Max Kellerman about the Warriors drama, Jimmy Butler, the Raptors, the power structure in the East, and much more.
Nov 14, 2018
Hour 2: Michael B. Jordan
41:03
Max and Stephen A still joined with Stan Van Gundy to debate if the Warriors are handling the drama well and actor Michael B. Jordan also joins the show.
Nov 14, 2018
Hour 1: KD-Draymond Drama
42:35
Stephen A and Max discuss Draymond and KD drama, if Le'Veon played his cards right, and Stan Van Gundy joins the show discussing Jimmy Butler's impact on the 76ers.
Nov 14, 2018
Hour 2: LA-Bron's Comments
39:12
Max and Stephen A discuss the recent comments from LeBron, Jerry Jones control over the Cowboys, and reaction to Jimmy Butler speaking to the media.
Nov 13, 2018
Hour 1: Good Or Bad Thing?
43:21
Stephen A and Max discuss if the Giants win was a bad thing, Kevin Durant and Draymond Green get into it and if the Eagles' problem proves last year was fluky.
Nov 13, 2018
Hour 2
37:26
Max, Molly & Stephen A. are live from Luke Air Force Base! The crew previews the Cowboys matchup against the Eagles, Ric Flair joins to talk basketball, and Tim Tebow previews the college football weekend.
Nov 09, 2018
Hour 1
41:04
Max, Molly & Stephen A. are live from Luke Air Force Base! They recap the Steelers win over the Panthers, Ric Flair joins to talk all things NFL, and more!
Nov 09, 2018
Hour 2
34:10
Max and Stephen A debate how many pieces are the Lakers missing, if Dez Bryant was the best acquisition by a team this season and Mark Wahlberg joins the show.
Nov 08, 2018
Hour 1
41:54
Stephen A and Max discuss the Lakers' win last night, Le'Veon Bell calling out critics and Jason Kelce's comments on the Cowboys.
Nov 08, 2018
Hour 2: Steve Harvey
37:24
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Steve Harvey to discuss the Lakers, what the Wizards should do with John Wall and the latest on Le'Veon Bell.
Nov 07, 2018
Hour 1: Breaking CBB
42:56
Stephen A. and Max what we can take away from Duke's blowout of Kentucky, if it's time to blow up the Wizards and Paul Finebaum joins us to talk the latest CFP rankings.
Nov 07, 2018
Hour 2: Cowboys Fall, Melvin Gordon, Paul Pierce
43:00
Max and Stephen A are joined with Will Cain to discuss if the Cowboys season is over. Plus, Melvin Gordon and Paul Pierce join the show.
Nov 06, 2018
Hour 1: Big Loss
39:09
Stephen A and Max debate who's to blame for Cowboys' loss last night, if Luke Walton is in trouble and if you should love or hate Kyrie's reaction to Jamal Murray's last shot.
Nov 06, 2018
Hour 2: Michael Irvin
39:20
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Cowboys legend Michael Irvin to discuss how Amari Cooper will fit in with the Cowboys and where they stand in the NFC East.
Nov 05, 2018
Hour 1: Woodson, Cain & Witten
38:58
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Darren Woodson, Will Cain and Jason Witten to talk about the latest news in the NFL and of course the Cowboys
Nov 05, 2018
Hour 2: Cavalier Issues
44:13
Stephen A. and Max debate what JR Smith's future in the NBA will be. Also, Tim Tebow joins the show to talk a big weekend in college football.
Nov 02, 2018
Hour 1: Raiders
36:19
Stephen A. and Max debate how bad things are for the Raiders, Hue Jackson joins the show to tell us what went wrong in Cleveland and more!
Nov 02, 2018
Hour 2: Mamba Mentality
42:39
Max & Stephen A. react to LeBron posting a photoshopped picture of himself playing with Kobe, Maryland firing DJ Durkin and more!
Nov 01, 2018
Hour 1: Derrick Rose
38:00
Max & Stephen A. react to Derrick Rose's 50-point game, question if Bill Belichick would rather have Aaron Rodgers at QB, and Dana White joins to talk UFC.
Nov 01, 2018
Hour 2: LeFrustrated
35:45
Max and Stephen A debate what LeBron should be most frustrated about, if Paul Alexander is the scapegoat for Dallas and Stephen A names his top 5 college football teams.
Oct 30, 2018
Hour 1: Record Setting Klay
45:23
Stephen A and Max discuss Klay Thompson's performance last night, if the Lakers need him and if there is a clear path to the Super Bowl for the Chiefs.
Oct 30, 2018
Hour 2: Worth It?
43:33
Max and Stephen A are joined with Damien Woody to debate if the Vikings shouldn't have signed Kirk Cousins and if Jordan would have kept LeBron from being LeBron.
Oct 29, 2018
Hour 1: Dodgers' Dilemma
39:09
Stephen A and Max discuss what happened to the Dodgers, Rams beating the Packers, if Jameis Winston is a bust and much more.
Oct 29, 2018
Hour 2: The London Game
38:32
Stephen A. & Max react to Josh Norman's comments on Eric Reid, question who needs to win more; Eagles or Jaguars, Tim Tebow joins to talk college football and more!
Oct 26, 2018
Hour 1: Jimmy Rockets?
41:48
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Rockets are offering too much for Jimmy Butler, and if LeBron is part of the Lakers family, and are they buying Deshaun Watson after last night?
Oct 26, 2018
Hour 2: Give Cam The Credit
41:35
Stephen A. and Max debate if James Harden's hammy is trouble for the Rockets and if Cam Newton gets enough credit. Also, Jessica Mendoza joins the show to talk World Series.
Oct 25, 2018
Hour 1: Steph's Big Night
40:53
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Lakers' first win is a big deal and Steph Curry's big night. Plus, Victor Cruz joins the show to talk Amari Cooper and the Cowboys.
Oct 25, 2018
Hour 2: Coach K & DJ Swearinger
38:22
Max and Stephen A discuss how important is tonight's game for the Dodgers, Eric Reid's grievance against the Bengals. Plus, Coach K and DJ Swearinger join the show.
Oct 24, 2018
Hour 1: Kershaw's Legacy
41:57
Will Cain, Stephen A and Max discuss how much of hit did Kershaw's legacy take last night, Giants recent trades and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Oct 24, 2018
Hour 2: Le'Veon Bell
38:59
Max and Stephen A discuss what Le'Veon Bell should do next, the biggest storyline in the NBA so far and Stephen A. names his top 5 NFL teams.
Oct 23, 2018
Hour 1: Did LeBron Choke?
43:46
Stephen A and Max debate if LeBron choked last night, if Amari Cooper was worth a first-round pick and Jessica Mendoza joins the desk to discuss the World Series.
Oct 23, 2018
Hour 2: Jenkins vs Reid
36:31
Max & Stephen A. continue their discussion on the Malcolm Jenkins-Eric Reid altercation, dig into the Jaguars real problems and more.
Oct 22, 2018
Hour 1: SpitGate
46:10
Max & Stephen A. react to the Rajon Rondo & Chris Paul fight, question if the Cowboys got robbed and discuss Eric Reid's altercation with Malcolm Jenkins.
Oct 22, 2018
Hour 2: Rockets Vs Lakers
39:36
Stephen A. and Max debate if Saturday's game is bigger for the Rockets or the Lakers, what to expect from Cam vs Carson Wentz and Tim Tebow joins us to talk college football.
Oct 19, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron's Debut
42:42
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron did enough for the Lakers, if the Red Sox have overtaken the Yankees and Louis Riddick joins us to talk Odell Beckham Jr.
Oct 19, 2018
Hour 2: Magic Johnson
33:40
Stephen A and Max are joined in with Magic Johnson and Doc Rivers to discuss if Showtime is back in LA and looking at the new state of the Clippers.
Oct 18, 2018
Hour 1: Cedric the Entertainer
44:49
Stephen A and Max discuss how concerning a loss was it for the Rockets last night, what to expect from the Lakers tonight, and Cedric the Entertainer joins the show.
Oct 18, 2018
Hour 2: Paul Finebaum; NBA Talk
38:16
Stephen A. and Max debate KD's latest comments on the Warriors, if Kawhi should want to play with LeBron and Paul Finebaum joins us to talk College football.
Oct 17, 2018
Hour 1: Kareem Abdul Jabaar
44:46
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Celtics can challenge the Warriors, John Mara's comments on OBJ and Kareem Abdul Jabaar joins the show.
Oct 17, 2018
Hour 2: The NBA Is Back
41:50
Stephen A. and Max debate which NBA player is under the most pressure, if the Celtics will win the East and we get Stephen A's top 5 NBA storylines.
Oct 16, 2018
Hour 1: A BAAAAAAD Man!
40:56
Stephen A. and Max debate what to make of Aaron Rodgers' performance on Monday Night, If OKC can challenge in the West and if the Steelers should be worried about Le'Veon Bell.
Oct 16, 2018
Hour 2
43:20
Max and Stephen A. debate if Dak proved anything yesterday against the Jags and what's going with the Raiders. Plus, Stephen A. walks off the set after Max's new Brady-cliff theory.
Oct 15, 2018
Hour 1
40:50
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Damien Woody to discuss if the Chiefs will represent the AFC in the Super Bowl and if the Bengals got robbed against the Steelers.
Oct 15, 2018
Hour 2: Odell Beckham
41:21
Max and Stephen A debate how they feel about Odell Beckham after last night, if Anthony Davis should team up with LeBron and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Oct 12, 2018
Hour 1: Giant Loss
41:14
Stephen A and Max are joined with Louis Riddick to discuss Giants losing to the Eagles and if Brady or Mahomes will have the better game Sunday night.
Oct 12, 2018
Hour 2: Kyrie's Comments
41:18
Stephen A and Max debate what they make of Kyrie's recent comments, if James Conner deserves to be on the field when Le'Veon Bell returns and who should want Jimmy Butler.
Oct 11, 2018
Hour 1: Jimmy Buckets
42:34
Stephen A and Mac react to Jimmy Butler's explosion in practice, LeSean McCoy should join the Eagles and looking forward to the Pats-Chiefs matchup.
Oct 11, 2018
Hour 2: Whoa-Dell
45:23
Max and Stephen A debate how should Odell feel about his coach, if the Lakers should acquire Anthony Davis and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Oct 10, 2018
Hour 1: Yankees Lose
37:50
Stephen and Max are joined with Dominique Foxworth to discuss Dez Bryant's response to Jerry Jones, Yankees falling to Boston, and Terrance Craws also joins the show.
Oct 10, 2018
Hour 2: All-In?
40:52
Max and Stephen A. question if the Eagles should go all in on Le'Veon Bell, debate if Conor McGregor deserves a rematch and much more.
Oct 09, 2018
Hour 1: Brees Through
43:22
Max and Stephen A. react to Drew Brees breaking the all-time passing record, debate how the Giants will move on from OBJ's comments and talk about the Yankees loss to the Red Sox.
Oct 09, 2018
Hour 2: Slow Starters
45:12
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Eagles should be concerned with their slow start and if Jon Gruden is to blame for the Raiders' regression. Plus, Dana White joins to discuss UFC drama.
Oct 08, 2018
Hour 1: Accident Waiting To Happen
38:46
Stephen A. & Max react to the Cowboys' loss to the Texans, Odell Beckham Jr. calling out his teammates, the Browns getting another win and more.
Oct 08, 2018
Hour 2: Giant Debate
43:01
Stephen A., Max and will Cain debate if the Giants should have a problem with OBJ's comments, if Aaron Rodgers has something to prove and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Oct 05, 2018
Hour 1: TNF Recap
40:56
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain debate whether Brady or Luck had the better performance on Thursday Night, if the Jags or Chiefs are bigger threats in the AFC and much more!
Oct 05, 2018
Hour 2: Stan Van Gundy Joins
40:39
Stephen A and Max are joined with Stan Van Gundy to discuss the upcoming NBA Season and hot debate starts up about if Kevin Durant is a top 5 player after this year.
Oct 04, 2018
Hour 1: Yankees Win
42:25
Stephen A and Max react to Yankees Wild Card win, if the Falcons or Steelers have more on the line Sunday, and Ryan Howard joins the desk.
Oct 04, 2018
Hour 2: Dez-Perate Times
41:45
Stephen A. Max and Will Cain debate where the best place is for Dez to play next, they also debate a big game between the Eagles and Vikings and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Oct 03, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron's Debut
42:51
Stephen A. and Max debate the biggest takeaways from LeBron's debut at Staples Center. Plus, debate Kevin Durant's comments on free agency and Damien Woody joins the show
Oct 03, 2018
Hour 2: T.I. Joins
41:43
Max & Stephen A. talk to Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury about their upcoming fight, Rapper T.I. stops by to talk about his Falcons and other NFL topics.
Oct 02, 2018
Patrick Mahomes
42:16
Max & Stephen A. react to Patrick Mahomes' performance on MNF, Deontay Wilder & Tyson Fury stop by to preview the fight, plus part 1 of our interview with rapper T.I.
Oct 02, 2018
Hour 2: LAbron
39:55
Max and Stephen A debate if the Cowboys are a threat in the NFC East, if the Bengals are contenders and if the Lakers can make the Western Conference Finals.
Oct 01, 2018
Hour 1: Steelers In Trouble?
44:06
Stephen A and Max debate if Steelers won't make the playoffs, Baker's performance versus the Raiders and if the Bears are the team to beat in the NFC North.
Oct 01, 2018
Hour 2: Tim Tebow Joins
40:32
Max and Stephen A debate if the Rams should be the NFC favorites, which rookie QB can pull off an upset this week, and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Sep 28, 2018
Hour 1: Le'Veon Bell's Situation
42:55
Stephen A and Mac are joined with Louis Riddick to discuss Rams beating Vikings, more on Le'Veon Bell's situation, and if Eric Reid's signing will impact Colin Kaepernick.
Sep 28, 2018
Hour 2: Crunch Time?
40:32
Max and Stephen A debate if the Lakers should go to LeBron in crunch time, Zeke Elliot's comments on Cowboys offense, and reaction to Eric Reid signing to the Panthers.
Sep 27, 2018
Hour 1: Vikings-Rams
42:57
Stephen A and Max discuss what the Vikings need to prove against the Rams tonight, if Kyrie should test Free Agency, and James Harrison's comments on Le'Veon Bell.
Sep 27, 2018
Hour 2: Clemson QB Drama
44:03
Stephen A. Max Damien Woody, Will Cain and Paul Finebaum debate if Tony Romo belongs in the ring of honor, and what Clemson senior QB Kelly Bryant should do next.
Sep 26, 2018
Hour 1: Kevin Hart
39:16
Stephen A. and Max debate what we should expect from LeBron and the Lakers. Also, Kevin Hart joins the show to talk Philly sports and his new movie Night School.
Sep 26, 2018
Hour 2: Lake Show
39:43
Max & Stephen A. question if LeBron chose to join the Lakers because of Hollywood, debate if teams should question Le'Veon Bell's commitment, and more!
Sep 25, 2018
Hour 1: MNF Recap
41:34
Max & Stephen A. react to the Steelers win vs the Bucs, debate if the roughing the passer rule needs to be fixed, & more!
Sep 25, 2018
Hour 2: NFL Story Lines
39:11
Stephen A. & Max question if Dak Prescott is overrated, react to the Vikings losing to the Bills, debate where the best place for Le'Veon Bell is and more!
Sep 24, 2018
Hour 1: Big Weekend For Tiger
42:50
Stephen A. & Max react to the Patriots losing to the Lions, debate if Patrick Mahomes is the best QB in football and question if Tiger Woods is back.
Sep 24, 2018
Hour 2: Wentz Is Back
37:06
Stephen A. Max is joined by Damien Woody, Will Cain, and Tim Tebow to talk Wentz's return, how good the Cowboys are and if anybody can challenge Alabama!
Sep 21, 2018
Hour 1: Baker Time
43:47
Stephen A. Max and Damien Woody debate if the Baker Mayfield hype is too much, If the Giants should've drafted Sam Darnold and which QB you'd want for the next 5 years.
Sep 21, 2018
Dana White Joins
39:12
Max & Stephen A. talk to Dana White about the upcoming Conor McGregor fight, question if the Steelers should blow the team up, talk Space Jam 2, and more!
Sep 20, 2018
Hour 1:
44:31
Max & Stephen A. discuss the fallout from the harassment allegations in the Mavericks organization with Jackie McMullen, preview TNF, and debate where Jimmy Butler should go.
Sep 20, 2018
Hour 2
43:13
Stephen A. Max and Will Cain debate if Tom Brady will leave New England, has Mike Tomlin lost the locker room and Paul Finebaum tells us what to expect from Urban Meyer next.
Sep 19, 2018
Hour 1
40:08
Stephen A. Max and Damien Woody debate if the Patriots made a mistake trading Jimmy G., if the Steelers Dysfunction is for real and if you agree with Favre on Patrick Mahomes.
Sep 19, 2018
Hour 2: Reaching?
41:58
Stephen A. Max and Ryan Clark debate if we're overreacting to Patrick Mahomes' stats, if Dez Bryant should have a job and who's to blame for the mess in Pittsburgh.
Sep 18, 2018
Hour 1: Trade Me
42:49
Stephen A. Max and Ryan Clark debate what is wrong with the Seahawks, if Antonio Brown's "Trade me" tweet is a problem and how much pressure is on Carson Wentz.
Sep 18, 2018
Hour 2: Fitzmagic, Davis, Canelo-GGG
45:58
Stephen A. and Max discuss Ryan Fitzpatrick's latest performance, Vontae Davis retiring at halftime and recap the Canelo-GGG decision.
Sep 17, 2018
Hour 1: Woody, Giants, Cousins
38:25
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Damien Woody to debate if the Giants' season is over, should the Jags be AFC favorites and has Kirk Cousins justified his signing.
Sep 17, 2018
Hour 2: Tim Tebow, Jim Lampley & Oscar De La Hoya
37:25
The First Take crew is live from Las Vegas to preview Canelo-GGG 2! Tim Tebow joins to talk college football, Jim Lampley & Oscar De La Hoya come to talk boxing.
Sep 14, 2018
Hour 1: Canelo-GGG 2 Preview
41:36
The First Take crew is in Las Vegas to preview Canelo-GGG 2! Max & Stephen A. debate if Dak Prescott will respond to the Giants' challenge and more.
Sep 14, 2018
Hour 2: The Showdown
39:35
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Darren Woodson to discuss Giants-Cowboys and Teddy Atlas to preview Canelo-GGG.
Sep 13, 2018
Hour 1: Leading The Pack?
40:09
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Packers should start Aaron Rodgers this week, how important tonight's game is for the Ravens and the Steelers and Teddy Bruschi joins the show
Sep 13, 2018
Hour 2: Cowboys & Finebaum
38:56
Stephen A. and Max debate what Jerry Jones is thinking with his comparisons for Dak Prescott and Paul Finebaum joins us to talk college football coaches on the hot seat!
Sep 12, 2018
Hour 1: Woody & Carson Palmer
43:30
Stephen A., Max and Damien Woody debate who was to blame for the Lions' loss to the Jets and what is going on with Le'Veon Bell. Plus, Carson Palmer joins the show.
Sep 12, 2018
Hour 2: Ryan Clark & Will Cain
42:35
Stephen A., Max and Ryan Clark are joined by Will Cain to debate how people should feel about Kaepernick selling jerseys, Ryan Fitzpatrick's hot start and more.
Sep 11, 2018
Hour 1: Rodgers Or Brady?
40:39
Stephen A., Max and Ryan Clark debate how much stock we can put in the New York Jets, Tom Brady's comments on Aaron Rodgers and what will happen with Dez Bryant.
Sep 11, 2018
Hour 2: Will Cain
40:25
Max and Stephen A are joined with Will Cain to debate what happened to the Cowboys, if Serena was wrong or not Saturday and can Patrick Mahomes be the real deal.
Sep 10, 2018
Hour 1: Damien Woody
40:23
Stephen A and Max are joined in with Damien Woody to discuss Aaron Rodgers' clutch performance Sunday, Max's Brady cliff prediction and if the Steelers miss Le'Veon Bell.
Sep 10, 2018
Hour 2: Tim Tebow & Spike Lee
40:50
Max & Stephen A. question how much the Steelers will miss Le'Veon Bell this weekend and debate if the Packers are the new "America's Team". Plus, Tim Tebow & Spike Lee join the show.
Sep 07, 2018
Hour 1: The Cliff Game?
41:29
Max & Stephen A. react to the Eagles beating the Falcons, debate if Sunday will be Tom Brady's cliff game and Travis Kelce joins the show.
Sep 07, 2018
Hour 2: Jason Witten & Nike's Kaepernick Ad
42:08
Stephen A. and Max talk Cowboys with Jason Witten, react to Nike's new Colin Kaepernick ad, preview the match-up between Jalen Ramsey and Odell Beckham Jr. and more!
Sep 06, 2018
Hour 1: Le'Veon & Brady Expectations
41:04
Stephen A. and Max react to Steelers players calling out Le'Veon Bell, preview tonight's NFL kickoff and give us their expectations for 41-year-old Tom Brady.
Sep 06, 2018
Hour 2: Finebaum & La La
41:27
Max and Stephen A are joined by Paul Finebaum to discuss the Nick Saban controversy and the top 5 teams in CFB today. Plus, actress La La Anthony stops by the show.
Sep 05, 2018
Hour 1: Nike-Kaepernick & James Harrison
42:14
Stephen A and Max react to the latest on Nike and Colin Kaepernick as well as which player in the NFL has the most pressure. Plus, former NFL LB James Harrison joins the show.
Sep 05, 2018
Hour 2: Mike Tomlin & Kevin Knox
39:50
Max & Stephen A. question when Le'Veon Bell should return to the Steelers. Plus, Steelers HC Mike Tomlin & Knicks rookie Kevin Knox join the show!
Sep 04, 2018
Hour 1: Just Do It
41:35
Max & Stephen A. react to Nike making Colin Kaepernick the face of their brand, react to the Eagles naming Nick Foles starting QB for week 1 and much more.
Sep 04, 2018
Hour 2: Seeing a Ghost
43:24
Molly, Max, & Stephen A. debut the revamped show from New York City! Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Jadakiss and Omari Hardwick join the show.
Sep 03, 2018
Hour 1: Live From New York!
36:43
Molly, Max and Stephen A. debut the revamped show from New York! They react to Khalil Mack's deal in Chicago and more. Plus, Fat Joe, Remy Ma and Rams coach Sean McVay join.
Sep 03, 2018
Hour 2: Jeff Saturday Joins
37:01
Jeff Saturday joins the show to talk debate if Adrian Peterson is being too sensitive and Tim Tebow joins us to help us get ready for the kickoff of College football.
Aug 31, 2018
Hour 1: RG III's Future
38:58
Max is joined by Will Cain and Toni Collins to debate RG3's future, Sarah Spain joins us to discuss the latest at Michigan State and more!
Aug 31, 2018
Hour 2: Double Standard?
40:09
Max and Stephen A are joined by Will Cain to debate if LeBron was right on there being a double standard with African-American athletes as well as what can white people do to improve the current situation.
Aug 30, 2018
Hour 1: Rodgers Gets Big Deal
42:20
Stephen A. and Max discuss Aaron Rodgers' contract extension, if Odell was right with his comments on LeBron's show and if the trade of Teddy Bridgewater was a good move for the Jets.
Aug 30, 2018
Hour 2: Paul Finebaum
43:28
Jason Fitz & Andrew Hawkins debate when Le'Veon Bell should return to the Steelers and much more. Also, Paul Finebaum joins to talk college football.
Aug 29, 2018
Hour 1: Mel Kiper Jr.
36:14
Jason Fitz & Andrew Hawkins question if the Eagles are more likely to miss the playoffs or make the Super Bowl and much more. Plus, Mel Kiper Jr. joins the show.
Aug 29, 2018
Hour 2: Louis Riddick & Will Cain
39:42
Stephen A. and Max have Louis Riddick and Will Cain on to discuss Odell's new contract, the Patrick Mahomes hype and what we can expect from Josh Gordon.
Aug 28, 2018
Hour 1: Is OBJ #1
39:38
Stephen A. and Max debate if OBJ is the best receiver in the NFL, if the Pats should consider trading Tom Brady and how we should remember Manu Ginobili.
Aug 28, 2018
Hour 2: Heisman Hopefuls
40:53
Max and Stephen A debate Tiger's comments on Donald Trump, if Carson Wentz should be ranked the 4th highest QB and who should be the favorite to win the Heisman.
Aug 27, 2018
Hour 1: Brady Shuts Down Interview
40:39
Stephen A and Max discuss Tom Brady's reaction about Alex Guerrero, Jalen Ramsey talks about the helmet rule and Kobe says Lakers fans will fall in line with LeBron.
Aug 27, 2018
Hour 2: The Cowboys Year?
38:00
Max Kellerman & Will Cain debate if this is finally the year for the Cowboys, question if it is Super Bowl or bust for Kirk Cousins, and tell us if they'd rather have Saquon Barkley or Sam Darnold.
Aug 24, 2018
Hour 1: Should They Be Worried?
41:34
Max Kellerman & Will Cain question if Eagles fans should be worried after last night, debate if the Giants would regret giving Odell Beckham Jr. a big contract, and more!
Aug 24, 2018
Urban Meyer Suspended
39:27
Stephen A., Max and Paul Finebaum debate if OSU was hard enough on Urban Meyer, Trevor Matich and Heather Dinich also weigh in on this, and can anyone challenge the Warriors?
Aug 23, 2018
Hour 2: KD & LBJ?
42:18
Stephen A. & Max question if KD should play with LeBron James, debate if this has been Tiger Woods' best year. Plus, who gets a bigger pass: Mike Tomlin or Ben Roethlisberger?
Aug 22, 2018
Hour 1: ELI-TE?
40:29
Stephen A. & Max debate if Jerry Jones took a shot at Dak Prescott and question if Eli Manning is appreciated. Plus, former boxer Andre Ward joins the show.
Aug 22, 2018
Hour 2: Bird's Biggest Threat
37:59
Will Cain and Max debate who is the biggest threat to the Eagles, how big of a loss would Bell be to the Steelers, and Kevin Love opens up about his mental health issues.
Aug 21, 2018
Hour 1: Andrew Luck
44:40
Max Kellerman and Will Cain discuss their level of concern for Andrew Luck, if Aaron Rodgers should take a discount, and how should the Jets handle Teddy Bridgewater.
Aug 21, 2018
The Helmet Rule
39:54
Max and Will Cain debate what Adrian Peterson has left in the tank, who the Jets should start at quarterback, and Louis Riddick joins us to debate the new helmet rule.
Aug 20, 2018
Hour 2: Darren Woodson Joins
43:54
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Darren Woodson to debate if Aaron Rodgers should stay in Green Bay, if Tom Brady is falling off and what to make of the Steelers Defense.
Aug 17, 2018
Hour 1: John Elway's Comments
38:38
Stephen A. and Max debate what to think of John Elway's comments on Kaepernick, if Foles' injury is a big deal and who will be the first star to leave the Warriors.
Aug 17, 2018
Hour 2: Pre-Season Week 2
40:24
Max and Stephen A discuss upcoming Pre-season week 2 matchups and continue to dive into Ramsey's comments on Matt Ryan, Dak Prescott, and others.
Aug 16, 2018
Hour 1: Jalen Ramsey Reaction
40:24
Stephen A and Max respond to Jalen Ramsey's recent comments on QB's, if LeBron can pass MJ after Daryl Morey's praise, and reaction to Urena hitting Acuna on the first pitch.
Aug 16, 2018
Hour 2: Jalen Ramsey's Comments
44:48
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Will Cain to debate if Eagles fans should be worried about Carson Wentz, how the Cowboys will look on offense and Jalen Ramsey's comments.
Aug 15, 2018
Hour 1: The GOAT?
40:26
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Ryan Clark to debate if Bill Belichick is the GOAT, where the Lakers will finish in the West and if Maryland should fire DJ Durkin.
Aug 15, 2018
Hour 2: A Fraud?
36:42
Max and Stephen A discuss if Jerry Jones is a fraud, Fantasy expert Matthew Berry joins the show and Ryan Clark sparks a heated argument about Big Ben.
Aug 14, 2018
Hour 1: Fantasy Football
41:23
Stephen A and Max responds to Aaron Rodgers recent comments, Adam Schefter joins the show to discuss fantasy football, and if Melo should come off the bench.
Aug 14, 2018
Hour 2: Ryan Clark; Ice Cube
33:14
Max and Stephen A are joined by Ryan Clark to debate how NFL players should move forward with anthem protests, also Ice Cubs joins the show to discuss LA Sports and much more.
Aug 13, 2018
Hour 1: On The Prowl
40:01
Stephen A and Max discuss if Tiger has changed some minds on being back, should the NFL still have join practices and how will CP3 and Melo mesh.
Aug 13, 2018
Hour 2: Better Than Zeke?
06:37
Stephen A. and Max debate if Saquon will be better than Zeke Elliot and the Cleveland paper trolls LeBron.
Aug 10, 2018
Hour 1: Cam Vs KB
33:13
Stephen A. and Max debate how excited fans should be about Baker Mayfield, if Saquon is for real and what's beef between Cam and Kelvin Benjamin?
Aug 10, 2018
Hour 1: Draft Picks
41:08
Stephen A and Max debate if Saquon Barkley or Baker Mayfield will justify their pick, Jaylen Brown's comments, the issues with NCAA investigation and much more.
Aug 09, 2018
Hour 2: Back To Seattle?
38:07
Max and Stephen A discuss Aaron Rodgers response to Trump, if Seattle should have an NBA team, Derek Carr happy with Jon Gruden and much more.
Aug 08, 2018
Hour 1: Rodgers' Fired Up
43:20
Stephen A and Max debate the upcoming Christmas Day matchups, Aaron Rodgers' comments on his receivers and new rankings in the NFL.
Aug 08, 2018
Hour 2: Andrew Luck Hype
40:11
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Will Cain to talk LeBron, if Andrew Luck will live up to his hype and the latest on the UNC Football sneaker scandal.
Aug 07, 2018
Hour 1: Highest Paid In The NFL?
42:29
Stephen A. and Max debate if Odell Beckham Jr should be the highest paid WR in the league, If Aaron Donald should want to play for the Rams and Will Cain joins the show.
Aug 07, 2018
Hour 2: Meyer Under Fire
39:39
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Will Cain to debate Trump's attack on LeBron, what will happen to Urban Meyer and have the Red Sox finished the Yankees?
Aug 06, 2018
Hour 1: Love Hurts
42:44
Stephen A. and Max debate Trump's Twitter attack on LeBron, T.O.'s Hall Of Fame speech and how Jalen Hurts is handling the Alabama QB competition.
Aug 06, 2018
Hour 2: What Should TO Do?
40:15
Will, Max and Stephen A. are joined by Darren Woodson to debate what we should think of T.O. and the Hall of Fame, if Eli is a future Hall of Famer and more!
Aug 03, 2018
Hour 1: Lamar Jackson Debut
40:54
Will Cain, Stephen A. and Max debate what we learned from Lamar Jackson's debut, Kaepernick's name being scrubbed from Madden and what will happen to Urban Meyer.
Aug 03, 2018
Hour 2: Carmelo, Dak, and Dez
38:47
Will, Stephen A. and Max debate if Carmelo to the Rockets is a good fit, Dak's comments on protest and where Dez should play next.
Aug 02, 2018
Hour 1: Urban Meyer Situation
41:26
Will Cain, Stephen A. and Max are joined by Paul Finebaum to talk about the latest developments in the Urban Meyer situation at Ohio State.
Aug 02, 2018
Hour 2: Holdouts
37:11
Stephen A., Max and Darren Woodson debate how well Gruden is handling the Khalil Mack holdout, T.O. not attending the Hall of Fame and where Dez should play next.
Aug 01, 2018
Hour 1: Optimism or Skepticism
43:41
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron's arrival in LA should bring optimism or skepticism. Plus, Darren Woodson joins us to talk Dak's protest comments and more.
Aug 01, 2018
Hour 2: Andrew Luck
44:28
Molly, Mina and Dominique are joined by Jeff Saturday to discuss Sam Darnold ending his holdout, how good the Colts will be with Andrew Luck and much more!
Jul 31, 2018
Hour 1: Helmet Rule
35:23
Molly is joined by Mina Kimes and Dominique Foxworth to debate how ready the Lakers are to compete, if the NFL's helmet rule is a mistake and latest on Jerry and the NFL.
Jul 31, 2018
Hour 2: Jeff Saturday & Louis Riddick
40:48
Mina Kimes and Domonique Foxworth are joined by Jeff Saturday to debate how T.O. is handling his HOF induction and Louis Riddick joins the show to discuss the toughest NFL divisions.
Jul 30, 2018
Hour 1: Distractions?
38:23
Molly Qerim is joined by Mina Kimes and Domonique Foxworth to debate how Lakers fans should feel about LeBron's off-court interest. They also discuss Dez's latest comments and more.
Jul 30, 2018
Hour 2: The Hold Out
35:55
Cassidy Hubbarth, John Ireland Steve Mason and Dominique Foxworth debate how well Gruden is handling the Khalil Mack hold out, what's next for Jameis Winston and more!
Jul 27, 2018
Hour 1: Does KD Look Crazy?
40:43
Cassidy Hubbarth, John Ireland Steve Mason and Dominique Foxworth debate if the media is trying to make KD look crazy, how much pressure Kyrie is under and more!
Jul 27, 2018
Hour 2: Jameis Speaks
40:28
Toni, John, Steve and Domonique react to Jameis Winston speaking to the media, Dez Bryant possibly signing with the Browns and where Carmelo should play next year.
Jul 26, 2018
Hour 1: What's Beef?
38:16
Toni Collins is joined by John Ireland, Steve Mason and Domonique Foxworth to discuss Jerry Jones' latest comments, KD and McCollum's Twitter beef and more.
Jul 26, 2018
Hour 2: Over-Hyped?
44:30
Molly Qerim, Jeff Ireland, Steve Mason, & Dominique Foxworth question if Jimmy G is over-hyped, debate if DeRozan or the Raptors are in the right, & more!
Jul 25, 2018
Hour 1: New Contracts
36:52
Molly Qerim, Jeff Ireland, Steve Mason, & Dominique Foxworth react to Todd Gurley's new contract, question if Dwyane Wade should go play in China & more!
Jul 25, 2018
Hour 2: Nick Saban Joins
38:34
Molly, John, Steve and Domonique are joined by Alabama head coach Nick Saban to discuss the upcoming season and defending his National Championship.
Jul 24, 2018
Hour 1: Is Big Ben Top Tier?
42:25
Molly is joined by John Ireland, Steve Mason and Domonique Foxworth to debate if Big Ben is a top tier QB, where Jimmy G should rank and if Kawhi should talk to David Robinson
Jul 24, 2018
Hour 2: Deliver or Disappoint?
40:40
Molly, John, Steve and Domonique debate if the Lakers will deliver or disappoint, If the NFL will ever get over the protesting issue and much more.
Jul 23, 2018
Hour 1: Defacing The King
41:03
Molly Qerim is joined by John Ireland, Steve Mason and Domonique Foxworth to discuss LA fans defacing LeBron murals, if Kawhi should speak up for himself and if Tiger is back.
Jul 23, 2018