Hour 2: The Heat Is On: 12/13/19
Stephen A. Max and Damien Woody discuss Sunday's Cowboys/Rams matchup. Stephen A. also explains why he's excited about the Miami Heat. Plus, will James Harden score 100 points in a game this season?
Hour 1: Lamar's MVP Case: 12/13/19
Stephen A. Max, Louis Riddick and Mina Kimes debate Lamar Jackson's MVP candidacy, if the Pats should run up the score on the Bengals and if Joel Embiid can maintain a high level of play for the rest of the season.
Old Home: 12/12/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Kawhi's reception in Toronto, debate if the Rams or the Cowboys are the better team and much more.
Back Again: 12/12/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest Antonio Brown tweets, debate if Lamar Jackson's arm or legs are more important and talk more about Spygate 2.
Hour 2: Urban Meyer To Dallas?: 12/11/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Paul Finebaum about rumors of Urban Meyer to the Cowboys and the CFP, react to Troy Aikman's comments on Jerry Jones, and more.
Hour 1: Spygate 2 : 12/11/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Bill Belichick's explanation to Spygate 2, and talk to welterweight champion Terence Crawford about his upcoming fight.
Can The Knicks Be Saved?: 12/10/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Fat Joe debate how to save the Knicks, which quarterback has the biggest injury and if Eli Manning should retire.
Up To Their Old Tricks? (Hour 1): 12/10/19
Stephen A., Max, Dan Orlovsky and Mel Kiper Jr. debate the Patriots' cheating allegations, how impressive Carson Wentz was on Monday Night Football, if Joe Burrow will go No. 1 overall and more.
Hour 2: CFP Rankings : 12/9/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Clemson should feel undervalued, are the Rams still a contender in the NFC, and more.
Hour 1: Jimmy G Steps Up: 12/9/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Jimmy G's performance against the Saints, debate if the Patriots got robbed, and tell us if Lamar Jackson has locked up MVP.
Time For The Show: 12/6/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Damien Woody about the struggling Cowboys, talk to Tim Tebow about this weekend's college football games and more.
Mistakes Made: 12/6/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Marcus Spears about the bad Cowboys loss to the Bears. Did Jerry Jones make a mistake in not firing Jason Garrett? The crew debates.
Handle With Care: 12/5/19
Stephen A Smith, Max Kellerman, Damien Woody and Domonique Foxworth debate how the 49ers handled the controversy, if this is Tom Brady's last shot and much more!
Eli The Elite? : 12/5/19
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Victor Cruz debate who will lead the storylines when the Bears meet the Cowboys, if Eli Manning is a Hall of Famer and if the 49ers' response was enough.
Biggest Issue: 12/4/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Paul Finebaum debate if Jason Garrett or Jerry Jones is a bigger problem, if Nick Saban's dominance is over and much more!
Throwing Down: 12/4/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and David Pollack debate what the NBA should do about Harden's blown dunk call, if Cam's out in Carolina and if Clemson should make the playoff.
Apology Time: 12/3/19
First Take has a deep discussion on the current state of the Cowboys with Jerry Jones' recent comments, if Max owes Carmelo an apology and if Brady is lost without Gronk.
Big Time Moments: 12/3/19
Stephen A. and Max and Dan Orlovsky discuss if Kirk Cousins is ready for primetime and a heated debate ensues about who's to blame for the Eagles' struggles.
Bald Eagles (Hour 2): 12/2/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate who is the most to blame for the Eagles' issues, question if the Patriots should bring back Antonio Brown and much more.
Losing His Touch? (Hour 1): 12/2/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to Tom Brady's performance in the loss to the Texans, debate what Freddie Kitchens' t-shirt choices say about him, and react to the Ravens' win over the 49ers.
Hour 2: Who's In?: 11/29/19
Stephen A Smith, Max Kellerman and Tim Tebow debate if Alabama can still make the playoff, if the Texans can stop the Patriots and if the Cowboys are done after this loss.
Hour 1: Trouble in Big D: 11/29/19
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Louis Riddick debate if the Cowboys should fire Jason Garrett now? Plus, if Jimmy G or Lamar has to do more for their team and much more!
Hour 2: AD's Return: 11/28/19
Stephen A. and Max recap Anthony Davis' return to New Orleans, if it's a big deal for the Saints to win versus the Falcons and Stephen A's list for what he's thankful for.
Hour 1: Happy Thanksgiving : 11/28/19
Happy Thanksgiving from First Take as they discuss if today is a must win for the Cowboys, Max has a problem with Kyrie's response to Boston and much more!
Hello, Goodbye: 11/27/19
Stephen A., Max Paul Finebaum and Marcus Spears debate if Jerry or Garrett is the bigger problem in Dallas, if this should be Melo's farewell and if AD should be boo'd in NO.
Making Moves: 11/27/19
Stephen A., Max and Ryan Clark debate if Coach K has something to prove, if Hodges is the right move for the Steelers and if Ohio State should have passed LSU in the rankings.
Time To Go?: 11/26/19
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Desmond Howard debate when Jason Garrett should be fired, who's the team to beat in the East and if Alabama will make the CFP.
Top Dog: 11/26/19
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Michael Eric Dyson debate if Lamar Jackson is the best QB, if LeBron is the MVP and if Jay-Z is the most influential person in sports.
Struggle Bus: 11/25/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if we should be worried about the Saints, talk to Ryan Clark about Tom Brady, question if Jason Garrett can save his job and more!
What's Wrong?: 11/25/19
Stephen A. & Max debate what the biggest problem with the Cowboys is, react to the Packers' loss to the 49ers and is Carson Wentz the problem with the Eagles?
Must Win Time: 11/22/19
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody, Tim Tebow and Jonathan Vilma debate if Tua should have been playing Saturday, if the Eagles are facing a must win and much more!
Next Up: 11/22/19
Stephen A., Max and Hue Jackson debate the latest in the Miles Garrett suspension, what to make of Kaepernick's workout and if Dak or Brady will come out on top this weekend.
Hour 2: Terrell Owens : 11/21/19
Terrell Owens joins First Take to confront Stephen A. for comments about Colin Kaepernick's workout with the NFL.
Hour 1: MVP Luka: 11/21/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they were more impressed by Celtics or Clippers, if Luka is an MVP candidate and was Le'Veon Bell overacting about the random drug testing.
Hour 2: Melo's Debut : 11/20/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Carmelo Anthony's debut with the Blazers, debate if the Patriots should bring back Antonio Brown, & ask Paul Finebaum about the latest CFP rankings.
Hour 1: LeGOAT?: 11/20/19
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron is proving he is the greatest of all-time, and debate if Myles Garrett's suspension should be shortened.
What's Next? : 11/19/19
First Take continues to debate what's next for Colin Kaepernick, if Tom Brady is the problem for the Patriots and more. Also, Chadwick Boseman joins the show.
He Is The MVP (Hour 1): 11/19/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Pat Mahomes is the clear-cut best QB in the league, Myles Garrett appealing his suspension and more. Plus, Howard Bryant joins the show to weigh in on Colin Kaepernick.
Kaeped Opportunity? (Hour 2): 11/18/19
Stephen A. & Max continue to debate the Colin Kaepernick situation with Prof. Michael Eric Dyson, and also question if the Cowboys are still Super Bowl contenders.
Action Jackson (Hour 1): 11/18/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Lamar Jackson is the clear-cut MVP, question if Pat Mahomes can overcome the Chiefs' defense, and welcome Prof. Michael Eric Dyson to the show to talk Colin Kaepernick.
What Is Going On?: 11/15/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Damien Woody, Marcus Spears and Jonathan Vilma about Myles Garrett hitting Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet.
Proper Reaction: 11/15/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Myles Garrett hitting Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet, Josina Anderson & Louis Riddick weigh in. Plus, actor David Boreanaz stops by.
Hour 2: Ed Orgeron : 11/14/19
Max and Stephen A. debate Lamar versus Deshaun Watson and who is on the hotter seat between Gase and Shurmur. Also, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron joins the show.
Hour 1: Rockets Impress : 11/14/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss how impressed were they by the Rockets last night, Baker's recent comments and if there should be optimism about the Kaepernick situation.
Scandal Breaks: 11/13/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Astros' cheating scandal, debate which team should want Colin Kaepernick, talk to Paul Finebaum about the CFP rankings and more.
Chances To Return: 11/13/19
Stephen A. & Max react to news of Colin Kaepernick's NFL workout, debate if Alabama will make the CFP and if Paul George's return enough to put the Clippers over the Lakers?
Rockets Have Liftoff? Harden, Westbrook, and Houston's Offense: 11/13/19
Tonight on ESPN, the Rockets - led by a reunited James Harden and Russell Westbrook - play host to the LA Clippers. But Houston's superstars share a complex past, which they are hoping will lead to a mutually beneficial future. NBA analyst Kirk Goldsberry joins Mina Kimes to explore how the Harden-Westbrook relationship will shape the Rockets' season.
Load Management : 11/12/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if load management is good for the NBA, how Max feels about the state of the Giants and who the NFL MVP is right now.
Best Game Yet? : 11/12/19
Stephen A. & Max ask what did the Seahawks' win prove, debate if the Knicks would be justified in firing David Fizdale and question if LSU ended Alabama's playoff chances?
Hour 2: LSU's Big Win: 11/11/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Ryan Clark about LSU's big win over Alabama, question if the Cowboys or Vikings are a bigger threat in the NFC, and more.
Hour 1: AFC Favs?: 11/11/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Cowboys loss, was the Saints losing to the Falcons a big deal? Plus, should the Ravens be favorites in the AFC after another shining performance?
Hour 2: Leaders In Sports: 11/8/19
Stephen A. Max, debate if AB can return to the NFL, who are the best leaders in sports and we have Stephen's A List.
Hour 1: Prime Time?: 11/8/19
Stephen A., Max and Calais Campbell debate if the Raiders are contenders in the AFC, if the NBA was right to fine the Clippers and if Prime Time should coach FSU.
Franchise Future: 11/7/19
Foxworth, Woody and Mel Kiper Jr. debate if Joe Burrow is a Franchise QB, if the Panthers should trade Cam and if the Browns can turn it around.
Being Soft: 11/7/19
Domonique Foxworth, Damien Woody, Jay Williams and Chiney Ogwumike debate if Mahomes should play this week, if Kawhi resting is a problem and if Mitch Trubisky is weak.
Standing at Armageddon: 11/6/19
Ivan Maisel explores how Pitt's Bobby Grier found himself in an unexpected position in 1956 when he became the first college football player to break the color line in the Deep South. But his appearance in the Sugar Bowl wasn't without controversy.
Contenders Or Pretenders?: 11/5/19
First Take debates if the Cowboys are Super Bowl contenders, if LeBron is league MVP and Pete Carroll's recent comments about the Patriots.
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Marcus Spears to discuss the Cowboys' win with the help of a black cat, if the Eagles should consider signing AB and much more!
Hour 2: Fly Eagles Fly: 11/4/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Kyle Allen has taken Cam Newton's starting job, are the Eagles now the best team in the NFC East, and more.
Hour 1: Patriots' Problem : 11/4/19
Stephen A. & Max tell us what the biggest concern for the Patriots is, and is Max still on the Browns bandwagon? Plus, are the Steelers really contenders?
Problem Solving: 11/1/19
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody and Tim Tebow debate how the NCAA should handle allowing athletes to make money, how to fix the Browns and much more!
There A Problem?: 11/1/19
Stephen A., Max and Louis Riddick debate if the we should believe in Jimmy G, if the Ravens are a threat to the Pats and if Joel Embiid is a problem.
Hour 2: Baker's Frustration: 10/31/19
Stephen A. and Max give insight on their reaction to what KD had to say, Baker Mayfield's recent frustration at his presser and looking ahead to Lamar Jackson versus the Pats.
Hour 1: Kevin Durant: 10/31/19
Kevin Durant joins First Take to discuss his decision to leave Golden State, if his incident with Draymond had an impact and that the media doesn't like Kyrie.
Moving Forward: 10/30/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the NCAA ruling that players can profit from their names, debate who the biggest NFL trade deadline loser was and more.
Trade Drama: 10/30/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Jets' trade deadline drama, talk to Jessica Mendoza about the World Series and debate if the Lakers have found the recipe to success.
Hour 2: Jorge Masvidal: 10/29/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to Adam Schefter about the latest NFL trade deadline news, UFC fighter Jorge Masvidal stops by to talk UFC 244, and more.
Hour 1: MNF Recap: 10/29/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Steelers win against the Dolphins, question what the Warriors proved in their win vs the Pelicans, and had OBJ been a disappointment the year?
Almost Over? (Hour 2) : 10/28/19
ESPN MLB analyst Jessica Mendoza joins the show to debate if the World Series is over with the Astros up 3-2. Plus, what's wrong with Tom Brady and how do the Warriors look now with their struggles?
He's A Baaaaad Man (Hour 1): 10/28/19
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss if Aaron Rodgers is leading the MVP race, if Max should jump off the Browns' bandwagon and if the Eagles will catch the Cowboys in the NFC East.
Next Man Up: 10/25/19
Stephen A. and Max debate what LeBron has to do to bounce back, where Tom Brady will play next season and how far the Warriors are from another title.
Who's On Top?: 10/25/19
Stephen A., Max and Larenz Tate debate if last night's game was more about Kawhi or Steph, if Harden or Giannis had a better game and if it's time to give Cousins some credit.
First Take: 10/24/19
First Take debates with Keyshawn Johnson on who'd they rather have between Rodgers or Mahomes, if they agree with LeBron saying no LA rivalry and Jeff Garlin also joins in.
Good Enough: 10/24/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss how much better Kyrie will make the Nets, Ben Simmons' performance last night and if they are sold on the Mavs this year.
Hour 2: Pressure on LeBron: 10/23/19
Stephen A., Max Brian Windhorst and Michael Ealy debate what's next for Tom Brady, how much pressure is on LeBron and who wins Celtics/Sixers tonight.
Hour 1: Lakers' Destiny: 10/23/19
Stephen A., Max, Metta World Peace and Larry Wilmore debate if the Lakers will make the finals, if Kawhi is the best in the world and if Draymond mishandled things with KD.
Hour 2: Is Kawhi a HOFer?: 10/22/19
Stephen A., Max and Michael Wilbon debate if Kawhi is a Hall Of Famer, who's under the most pressure in the East and if anyone can stop the teams from LA.
Hour 1: King Of LA: 10/22/19
Stephen A., Max, Michael Wilbon and Miles Brown debate who will be the king of LA, if Zion's injury is a big deal and if anyone can stop the Patriots.
Hour 2: Michael Irvin: 10/21/19
Michael Irvin joins Stephen A. and Max to debate if the Cowboys are Super Bowl contenders, if Aaron Rodgers is in the MVP convo and if Lamar Jackson is an elite QB yet.
Hour 1: Michael Wilbon: 10/21/19
First Take is in Los Angeles and are joined by Michael Wilbon to discuss the Cowboys win vs the Eagles, if there was a disappointment with the Bears and much more.
Hour 2: Clear Path?: 10/18/19
Stephen A,, Max and Jonathan Vilma and Tim Tebow debate if the Pats have a clear path to the Super Bowl, if Clemson should make the CFP and much more.
Hour 1: Mahomes & Zion Injuries : 10/18/19
Stephen A., Max, and Louis Riddick debate if Mahomes' QB sneak was a bad call, what Zion's injury means to the NBA and if the Cowboys should sign AB.
Hour 2: Bob Arum : 10/17/19
Max and Stephen A. debate Demaryius Thomas' comments on the Pats, if Wentz should be in MVP talk and Bob Arum joins the show.
Hour 1: Bradley Beal Contract Extension: 10/17/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if A-D will need LeBron to become a Laker great, thoughts on Bradley Beal's extension and Chiefs-Broncos matchup tonight.
Hour 2: NBA Season Preview: 10/16/19
Stephen A. & Max continue their NBA season preview, react to LeBron's most recent comments on the China situation, and react to the Nationals moving on to the World Series.
Hour 1: Wale: 10/16/19
Stephen A. & Max debate the impact Jalen Ramsey will have on the Rams, question if Jerry Jones is the biggest problem with the Cowboys, and talk to rapper Wale about DC sports.
Hour 2: Cam's Career: 10/15/19
Max and Stephen A. debate if Cam Newton's career is in trouble and if Doug Pederson's comments will impact the Cowboys. NBA veteran Matt Barnes also joins the show.
Hour 1: Zebras Gone Wild: 10/15/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss early-season candidates for NFL MVP and if it's fair to blame the refs for the Lions loss. Plus, the guys react to LeBron's comments on Daryl Morey.
Hour 2: QB Quarrels : 10/14/19
Stephen A. & Max question if we should be worried about Carson Wentz, debate if Dak is costing himself money, and is Jared Goff over-hyped?
Hour 1: Trouble In Dallas?: 10/14/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Cowboys are in trouble, question if Pat Mahomes or Deshaun Watson is a better MVP candidate, and did the Browns make a mistake hiring Kitchens?
Hour 2: Dabo Swinney: 10/11/19
First Take is live from Clemson! The crew debates if Deshaun Watson can be as good as Pat Mahomes, and talk to Clemson HC Dabo Swinney about his team and the state of CFB.
Hour 1: Live From Clemson: 10/11/19
First Take is live from Clemson! The crew reacts to Tom Brady's sub-par performance vs. the Giants, talk to Tajh Boyd about CFB, and more.
Hour 2: Sherman-Baker Drama: 10/9/19
Max and Stephen A. give their takes on the Sherman-Baker drama, Durant's comments about the Knicks and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Hour 1: Cowboys or Eagles: 10/9/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Cowboys or Eagles are the better Super Bowl contenders, should the Browns fans panic and the latest with NBA China developments.
Hour 2: Justin Tuck & Donald Faison: 10/8/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to former NFL DE Justin Tuck & Actor Donald Faison about the Giants and Daniel Jones, react to Zion's debut, and which Cowboy is under the most pressure?
Hour 1: Browns Blown Out: 10/8/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Browns being blown out, question if we should be optimistic about the Redskins, and react to Adam Silver's comments on China.
Drastic Measures? : 10/7/19
Stephen A. & Max question if Earl Thomas should've been ejected for his hit on Mason Rudolph, if Carson Wentz is in the MVP conversation and more.
Keycard No Longer Works: 10/7/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Jay Gruden's firing and ask where should Washington go from here. Plus, they weigh in on the Colts' upset of the Chiefs and more.
Hour 2: Tim Tebow: 10/4/19
Stephen A., Max, & Jonathan Vilma debate if Russell Wilson is NFL MVP, question if LeBron will reclaim his thrown, and talk to Tim Tebow about CFB.
Hour 1: Lucky or Good?: 10/4/19
Stephen A. & Max question if the Seahawks were lucky to win last night, debate how important it is for Dak to have a big game this Sunday, & react to Joel Embiid's comments.
New Year, New Look: 10/3/19
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody and Mike Colter debate what the Warriors will look like, if the Cowboys should pay Dak and much more!
The Favorite: 10/3/19
Stephen A., Max and Damien Woody debate who will win the Rams/Seahawks game, if the Giants are rushing Saquon back and if the Pats are the favorites in the AFC.
Hour 2: Proving Ground: 10/2/19
Max, Stephen A. and Ryan Clark debate if Dak or Aaron Rodgers has more to prove Sunday, if Giannis is the top commodity, and if Max has a point about Tom Brady.
Hour 1: Shaq vs Dame: 10/2/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss their reaction to Gruden's comments on Burfict, if Cousins can take the Vikings to the playoffs and who won the rap battle between Shaq and Dame.
Hour 2: SB 206 : 10/1/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the new California law, debate if Vontaze Burfict should be allowed to play in the NFL again, and talk about more from NBA media days.
Hour 1: MNF Recap: 10/1/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Steelers win, debate who should be favorites in the NFC North, and react to LeBron's comments that the offense will run through Anthony Davis.
Hour 2: Streakin' Pats: 9/30/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to CB Stephon Gilmore about New England's hot start. They also question if Cam Newton should be worried about losing his job.
Hour 1: NFL Week 4 Reaction: 9/30/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Cowboys loss, the Browns win and they also discuss the Giants if they proved they drafted the right QB.
Expectation vs. Reality: 9/27/19
Stephen A., Max, Jonathan Vilma and Tim Tebow debate where LeBron ranks in the NBA, if Trevor Lawrence can win the Heisman and if the Dolphins can get a win this week.
The Saviors: 9/27/19
Stephen A., Max and Jonathan Vilma debate if the Eagles saved their season, if there's too much hype around Daniel Jones and if the Saints can beat the Cowboys.
Taking Chances: 9/26/19
Max and Stephen A. debate what team could give Antonio Brown a chance, if Pat Mahomes is the most valuable athlete in sports and Bobby Wagner joins the show.
Who's On Top: 9/26/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss Baker's response to Rex Ryan, if the Eagles or Packers will win tonight and if Kawhi or Giannis should be ranked number one.
Hype Train: 9/25/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Paul Finebaum debate if the Panthers are better with Kyle Allen, if the Zion hype is too much and if Jim Harbaugh is on the hot seat.
Leadership League: 9/25/19
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears & Jason Reid debate if the Eagles are in a must win situation, if Aaron Rodgers should be feeling pressure & what is the state of the black QB.
Status And Stature: 9/24/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Le'Veon Bell's latest tweets, debate if fans should be optimistic about the Giants' season and react to Troy Aikman's dig at Pat Mahomes.
Bearing Down: 9/24/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Bears MNF win, question if Freddie Kitchens is taking too much heat for the Browns' woes and Mel Kiper Jr. joins to talk football.
Is Newton Done? (Hour 2): 9/23/19
Stephen A. and Max question if Cam Newton's best days are behind him, has Pat Mahomes surpassed Tom Brady, Drew Brees, and Aaron Rodgers and more.
Trouble In Cleveland (Hour 1) : 9/23/19
Stephen A. and Max react to Daniel Jones' stellar debut, debate what's most wrong with the Browns and react to Antonio Brown's release from the Patriots.
Hour 2: More AB Fallout: 9/20/19
Stephen A., Max, Troy Vincent and some surprise guest debate the latest with Antonio Brown, the greatest athletes in HBCU history and more!
Hour 1: Magic Johnson & Troy Vincent: 9/20/19
Stephen A., Max., Magic Johnson and Troy Vincent debate if Jalen Ramsey should want to be traded, Jamal Adams' fine and the team to beat in the East.
Hour 2: End Of An Era?: 9/19/19
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Damien Woody to debate if Odell or Aaron Donald need a bigger game, Mahomes versus Lamar Jackson matchup and if it's the end of Payton-Brees.
Hour 1: Working it Out?: 9/19/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Jags and Jalen Ramsey can work it out, Jamal Adams calling out the NFL and if parity is gone in the NFL?
Hour 2:Curry on KD: 9/18/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Steph Curry's comments on Kevin Durant, debate how Colin Kaepernick can get back into the NFL, and Paul Finebaum joins to talk CFB.
Hour 1: Moving On: 9/18/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Giants moving on from Eli Manning, question if the Jags can repair the relationship with Jalen Ramsey, and more on Cam Newton's injury.
Hour 1: : 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Dan Orlovsky discuss how we should feel about the Browns, potential suitors for Jalen Ramsey and how much pressure is on Mike Tomlin.
Hour 2: How Far Can Browns Go?: 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max and Marcus Spears talk about the Browns and their Super Bowl potential. They also discuss which teams should call Colin Kaepernick. Plus, Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta discusses James Harden's place among the NBA's elite.
Hour 1: MNF Recap: 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Dan Orlovsky discuss how we should feel about the Browns, potential suitors for Jalen Ramsey and how much pressure is on Mike Tomlin.
Hour 2: Brandon Marshall : 9/16/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Antonio Brown's debut, and react to Big Ben being out for the season. Former NFL WR Brandon Marshall joins for this hour!
Hour 1: Dak or Carson?: 9/16/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if they would take Dak Prescott or Carson Wentz right now, question if the Saints are done without Drew Brees, & are the Seahawks Super Bowl contenders.
Hour 2: Upset Alert: 9/13/19
Max and Stephen A. debate the Packers vs. Vikings matchup Sunday, if the Cowboys should be on upset alert against Washington and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Hour 1:Dangerous: 9/13/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they're losing faith in Cam Newton, Odell's recent comments on Gregg Wiliams and if the Patriots are making a mistake with AB playing this week.
Hour 2: Being Elite: 9/12/19
Max and Stephen A. debate KD's comments on being the GOAT, if Kyler Murray can be an elite QB and what's more important for the Cowboys, offense or defense.
Hour 1: Images: 9/12/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Antonio Brown has tarnished his image beyond repair, if health is the only issue with Cam Newton and if there is pressure for the Steelers Week 2.
Hour 2: Loving Basketball: 9/11/19
Stephen A. and Max debate what should New England do with Antonio Brown, KD's comments with the Wall Street Journal and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Hour 1: Discussion: 9/11/19
First Take is joined by Ryan Smith to discuss Antonio Brown's recent allegations, give reaction to the lawsuit and talk Carson Palmer's comments on Dak taking less money.
Hour 2: Feeling Bad: 9/10/19
Stephen A. & Max question if we should feel bad for the Dolphins' players, what does wearing a watch during the game say about OBJ and more.
Hour 1: Drama Season: 9/10/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Deshaun Watson will be better than Drew Brees this season, react to the Raiders' win, and if the Antonio Brown drama is now over.
Hour 2: More On Brown: 9/9/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if Lamar Jackson proved he is a better passer and agent Drew Rosenhaus joins to talk about Antonio Brown and more.
Hour 1: From Oaktown To Beantown: 9/9/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to Antonio Brown joining the Patriots, debate if the Browns are over-hyped and discuss how impressive was the Cowboys' win.
Hour 2: AB Latest: 9/6/19
The crew is live from Dallas to preview the Cowboys' home opener against the Giants. They also react to the latest AB drama and Hall of Famer Terrell Owens joins the show.
Hour 1: Live From Dallas: 9/6/19
The crew is live from Dallas to preview the Cowboys' home opener against the Giants. They also recap the Packers win over the Bears. Cowboys legend DeMarcus Ware joins.
Hour 2: Super Bowl Predictions: 9/5/19
Stephen A. & Max react to OBJ practicing with Colin Kaepernick. The guys also give their Super Bowl predictions. Plus, heavyweight champ Anthony Ruiz Jr. joins the debate.
Hour 1: Game Day: 9/5/19
Stephen A. & Max preview tonight's NFL game. They also question if the Cowboys should be concerned giving 'Zeke Elliott $50M guaranteed. Plus, should the Raiders have fined AB?
Hour 2: Heisman Favorites: 9/4/19
The crew debates this year's favorites for the Heisman Trophy. Plus, AFC West predictions and can 'Zeke can lead the Cowboys to the Super Bowl?
Hour 1: 'Zeke Signs: 9/4/19
Damien Woody and Max Kellerman discuss Zeke's extension, who won the deal and if Carson Wentz or Jared Goff will live up to their massive contracts.
Hour 2: The Return: 9/3/19
Max and guest debater Damien Woody react to the latest Zeke Elliott news, Paul Finebaum joins to talk college football and former NFL RB Clinton Portis joins to talk NFL.
Hour 1: New Captain: 9/3/19
Max and guest host Damien Woody talk the latest in Zeke Elliott news, can Jacoby Brissett be the franchise QB in Indianapolis and more.
Hour 2: Cloudy Or Shady?: 9/2/19
Damien Woody and Marcus Spears debate the impact LeSean McCoy will have in Kansas City, actor Miles Brown joins to talk basketball and Paul Finebaum talks CFB.
Hour 1: Practice Makes Perfect?: 9/2/19
Damien Woody and Marcus Spears talk Cowboys, question if it was a mistake for Aaron Rodgers not to play this preseason and question if the Dolphins are tanking.
Hour 2: Live with the Legends: 8/30/19
Stephen A. and Max welcome Tim Tebow, John McEnroe and Chris McKendry to the set to discuss Josh Gordon's return to New England, Trevor Lawrence's skills and much more.
Loco for CoCo: 8/30/19
Stephen A. and Max interview the parents of 15-year-old phenom CoCo Gauff. They also debate if Emmitt Smith or Jerry Jones is right about 'Zeke's holdout and much more!
Hour 2: CFB Week 1 Approaches : 8/29/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman talk to Andre Ward about this weekend's fight, to David Pollack about this week in college football and more. Plus, Stephen A. lays out his top 5 RBs in the NFL.
Hour 1: Point Of No Return?: 8/29/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman question how bad it would be for the Cowboys if Ezekiel Elliott doesn't return until the playoffs and debate who they'd rather have in their prime: Kobe or Shaq.
Hour 2: Derrick Henry: 8/28/19
First Take debates if Kobe's comments on Shaq were fair or foul, Stephen A's top WR's for 2019 and Derrick Henry joins the show.
Hour 1: Trend or Exception : 8/28/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss more of Big Ben and Antonio Brown's dirty laundry, if Luck's retirement a trend or exception and if Cam Newton is overrated or underrated.
Hour 2: The Goats: 8/27/19
Stephen A., Will Cain, Marcus Spears and Jamal Adams debate if Serena is the GOAT, who is the GOAT college QB and if the Jets have the pieces to improve this season.
Hour 1: You Mad?: 8/27/19
Stephen A., Will Cain, Damien Woody, Ramona Shelburne and Natalie Diaz debate if the Colts' players should be upset with Andrew Luck, the NBA 5 years after Donald Sterling and more!
Hour 2: Who's To Blame?: 8/26/19
Will Cain and Stephen A. debate who's to blame for Luck's retirement, if the Cowboys can win the Super Bowl and who is under the biggest microscope in the NFC West.
Hour 1: Luck Retirement : 8/26/19
Stephen A. and Will Cain react to Andrew Luck retiring, if Colts fans booing was fair or foul and Aaron Donald joins the show.
Hour 2: CFB Storylines: 8/23/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Paul Finebaum debate if Daniel Jones should start week 1, what are the biggest stories in college football and much more!
Hour 1: Proving Them Wrong: 8/23/19
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if Pat Shurmur should call out the critics of Daniel Jones, what to expect from Cam and Brian Flores' message to Kenny Stills.
Hour 2: Harden vs. The Media: 8/22/19
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron should do anything for Carmelo. They also react to James Harden's comments about media and the MVP race, among other topics.
Hour 1: 'Melo Out: 8/22/19
Stephen A. & Max respond to Royce White's comments on LeBron & Carmelo, question if Antonio Brown or the Steelers are under more pressure and more.
Hour 2: Everything's Bigger: 8/21/19
Max and Stephen A. determine if Dak or Zeke should be more upset, if Tom Brady's importance to the Pats has been overrated and what is the Lakers' biggest issue.
Hour 1: Picking Sides: 8/21/19
Stephen A. and Max debate which side they are on between Jerry OR Zeke, Odell's recent remarks and Mel Kiper Jr. joins the show to discuss his big board for the 2020 NFL Draft.
Hour 2: Returning Power: 8/20/19
Domonique Foxworth and Stephen A. debate how should Zeke feel about Jerry's comments, Jimmy Garropolo's preseason performance and Rotimi joins the show.
Hour 1: Sorry Not Sorry: 8/20/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth discuss if Jerry owes Zeke an apology, if Jay Z deserves the benefit of the doubt and what impact will this drama have on AB's legacy.
Hour 2: Jerry's Jab: 8/19/19
Stephen A. & guest debater Marcus Spears react to Eric Reid's comments, talk about the Antonio Brown situation, Jerry Jones' dig at Zeke Elliott, and more.
Hour 1: Reid Between The Lines: 8/19/19
Stephen A. & guest debater Marcus Spears discuss the latest with Antonio Brown, question why Josh Gordon keeps getting chances, & Stephen A. responds to Eric Reid.
Kyler Murray Or Lamar Jackson: 8/16/19
Domonique Foxworth & Will Cain debate if Kyler Murray or Lamar Jackson is more intriguing, what does Boogie Cousins' injury mean for the Lakers next season & more.
Hour 2: Renegade: 8/15/19
Max and Stephen A. debate more on Eric Reid's comments towards Jay-Z, if the Lakers will regret not hiring Ty Lue and should the Eagles have doubts about letting Foles walk.
Hour 1: Something's Baking: 8/15/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they agree with Baker's comments, Lamar Jackson versus Aaron Rodgers matchup tonight and if Eric Reid has a point about Kaepernick.
Hour 2: Anything Left To Prove: 8/14/19
Max and Stephen A. debate why Roc Nation and the NFL partnered up, Greg Popovich's comments on Colin Kaepernick and what do Aaron Rodgers and Matt LaFleur have to prove this season.
Hour 1: A Part Of The Problem? : 8/14/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Antonio Brown will be a problem or solution for the Raiders, if the Colts should be concerned about Luck and John Mara's recent comments.
Hour 2: Tyson Fury: 8/13/19
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Damien Woody, Will Cain and Tyson Fury to debate the Warriors, Zeke's holdout and a Fury vs Wilder rematch.
Hour 1: Worth The Drama?: 8/13/19
Stephen A. and Max debate if AB will be worth the drama, the NCAA's Rich Paul rule and Adam Schefter stops by to talk fantasy football.
Hour 2: Best Duo In The NBA: 8/12/19
Will Cain and Stephen A. debate who will be the best duo in the NBA this season, if Gruden should be defending Antonio Brown and Daniel Cormier joins the show.
Hour 1: Helmet Holdout: 8/12/19
Stephen A returns and discusses with Will Cain if Antonio Brown should be allowed to wear his helmet, if Dak should get paid 30 million per year and more.
Hour 2: Priorities: 8/9/19
Will Cain and Ryan Clark debate how the Cowboys should prioritize signings, assess the performances of Kyler Murray and Dwayne Haskins last night and Rick Ross joins the show.
Hour 1: Giant Problem: 8/9/19
Ryan Clark and Will Cain discuss if the Giants have a QB controversy, if the Browns will live up to the hype and will Tom Brady will be in a different uniform this season.
Hour 2: The Backs Of New York: 8/8/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark react to Colin Kaeprnick's video, debate if Le'Veon Bell or Saquon Barkley will have the better year and more.
Hour 1: Full Of Regret? : 8/8/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark question if Antonio Brown will regret going to the Raiders, react to Kevin Durant's comments on his injury and more.
Hour 2: Who Comes First: 8/7/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate if Dak or Zeke should be paid first, who is the Michael Jordan of the NFL and if Wentz or Foles will have the bigger impact this season.
Hour 1: Running Back Market: 8/7/19
Ryan Clark and Max Kellerman discuss if Zeke's contract should set the market for running backs, biggest take on 'Rich Paul Rule' and Rodgers concern with joint practices.
Hour 2: Luck's Hype: 8/6/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate why so many quarterbacks make more than Tom Brady, if Andrew Luck has lived up to the hype and more!
Hour 1: Kobe's All-Decade Spot: 8/6/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate who Dak needs more, Zeke or Amari, if Kobe belongs on the All-Decade team and Freddie Kitchens' latest comments.
Hour 2: Caving In: 8/5/19
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark and Doug Baldwin debate David Griffin's comments on LeBron James, if Ezekiel Elliott or the Cowboys will cave first and if Rob Gronkowski or Antonio Brown leaves a bigger void to fill.
Hour 1: Setting New Trends: 8/5/19
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark and Doug Baldwin debate if Tom Brady is setting new trends, if the Warriors are underrated and how concerned the Raiders should be about Antonio Brown's feet.
Hour 2: Reaction Time: 8/2/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max react to the sit down with Carmelo Anthony, talk Jerry Jones' latest comments on Zeke Elliott's contract and more.
Hour 1: Carmelo Anthony Exclusive Interview: 8/2/19
Stephen A. Smith sits down with Carmelo Anthony for an exclusive interview about what went wrong in Houston, Anthony's basketball legacy and where he goes from here.
Hour 2: Learning Leadership: 8/1/19
Max and Stephen A. debate if there are five receivers ahead of OBJ, can Baker jump into the elite QB convo and how much is on the line for Big Ben.
Hour 1: Setting The Market: 8/1/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if there is a problem with the Cowboys' stance on running back market, if Rodgers or Mahomes has more to prove and Brady's comments on contract.
Hour 2: Not Quite No. 1: 7/31/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth react to Odell Beckham, Jr. not being ranked as the best WR by NFL Network and DeAngelo Williams joins the show to discuss other NFL topics.
Hour 1: Just Got Paid: 7/31/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth react to Michael Thomas' new contract, talk to Damien Woody about Ezekiel Elliott & the Cowboys and debate who is better: Pat Mahomes or Aaron Rodgers.
Hour 2: Baker or Lamar?: 7/30/19
Charly Arnolt, Stephen A., Dominique Foxworth and DeAngelo Williams talk about Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson and which young QB is more important to his team. They also discuss where Jalen Ramsey should rank among the NFL's best and more.
Hour 1: Zeke's Holdout: 7/30/19
Charly Arnolt, Stephen A., Dominique Foxworth and Adam Schefter discuss Zeke's contract holdout with the Cowboys, if Anthony Davis needs to win a championship and much more.
Hour 2: Filling The Voids: 7/29/19
Stephen A. and Hall of Famer Michael Irvin debate if the Steelers will fill the holes left by Antonio Brown & Le'Veon Bell and much more.
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