Hour 2: King in decline? : 5/7/21
Stephen A, Max, Kendrick Perkins and Jeff Saturday debate, if LeBron James is declining, what's been the biggest move of the NFL off season and if it's harder to win a title in the NFL or the NBA.
Hour 1: Lakers lagging : 5/7/21
Stephen A, Max and Jeff Saturday debate how far the Lakers will make it in the playoffs, if Harden or Durant are more important to the Nets' title hopes and much more!
Hour 2: Fixing the Rodgers/Packers Relationship: 5/6/21
Stephen A. & Max discuss what the Packers can to keep Aaron Rodgers on the team, Stephen A. tells us if his Knicks loss to the Nuggets is a big deal, then Ryan Clark joins to debate Rodgers' Jerry Krause jab, Tim Tebow's attempt at a comeback as a tight end, and Jimbo Fisher's comments about beating Alabama.
Hour 1: The Last Dance In Lambeau?: 5/6/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Aaron Rodgers calling GM Brian Gutekunst "Jerry Krause" is fair, and debate if Rodgers or the Packers look worse. Later, the guys react to the Nets being fined because of Kyrie's resistance to talk to the media, and then give their top-5 point guards in the NBA.
Hour 2: Richard Sherman Joins: 5/5/21
Max and Kendrick Perkins rank their top 5 most terrifying players in the NBA, then they debate if the Nets should feel threatened by the Knicks. later, Super Bowl champion Richard Sherman joins to give us his takes on the top stories in the NFL, and later, Ryan Clark tells us if trading Aaron Rodgers is the Packers' only option.
Hour 1: Cliff James?: 5/5/21
Max and Kendrick Perkins debate if we are seeing the decline of LeBron James, and Dan Orlovsky joins to tell us if Aaron Rodgers should want to go to the Browns. Later, Max & Perk question if the Nets can win the East without James Harden. Then Dan Orlovsky returns to react to Tom Brady saying he would trade 2 of his Super Bowl rings to have a perfect season.
The Draft Is Over & Kimberley Might Be Catfishing Us : 5/4/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss life with COVID restrictions lightening up, the NFL Draft is finally over, Kamie Crawford from MTV's Catfish stops by to talk about the ins and outs of getting catfished, and more!
Hour 2: M-V-Paul? : 5/4/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Kendrick Perkins debate if Chris Paul should be the MVP, how we should view Carmelo right now and which team would give Aaron Rodgers the best chance to win a Super Bowl.
Hour 1: Knicks in the Mix: 5/4/21
Stephen A, Max and Jerome Bettis debate if Knicks are the real deal, if Terry Bradshaw was right about Aaron Rodgers and where Russell Westbrook ranks among the best point guards all time.
Hour 2: 2021 NFL Draft First Round Recap Part II: 4/30/21
Stephen A. and Max discuss which Quarterbacks and Wide Receivers drafted in the first round will have an immediate impact. Ryan Clark joins to talk about what team should trade for Aaron Rodgers, and who had the better draft, the Jets or the Jaguars.
Hour 1: 2021 NFL Draft First Round Recap: 4/30/21
Stephen A. and Max look back at the first round of the NFL Draft and react to the biggest moves and picks made. Dan Orlovsky joins the show to talk about Aaron Rodgers wanting out of Green Bay and how that impacts the Packers draft this year.
Hour 2: NFL Draft Special Part II: 4/29/21
Stephen A., Max, & Ryan Clark debate how the Cowboys can mess up the draft, and then rank their top 5 QBs for tonight. Later, they discuss if it's a problem for the 49ers to trade Jimmy G, whether the Patriots absolutely need one of the top 5 QBs, and QB draft prospect Trey Lance joins the show.
Hour 1: NFL Draft Special: 4/29/21
Stephen A., Max, & Mina Kimes tell us what the 49ers should do with the No. 3 pick, whether Trevor Lawrence will live up to expectations, if Zach Wilson to the Jets is the best scenario, and should the Falcons trade their No. 4 pick?
Hour 2: Jerry's Draft World: 4/28/21
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Jerry Jones will go rogue with the Cowboys pick in the NFL draft, then they look at Dr. J's NBA all-time lists and react to LeBron being left off. Ryan Clark joins the group to talk about Trey Lance's potential and react to Brick returning to General Hospital!
Hour 1: Paul not for all: 4/28/21
Stephen A., Max, and Marcus Spears react to Antonio Brown re-signing with the Bucs and discuss the most exciting QB in this year's NFL draft. Then, Stephen A. and Max debate if Klay Thompson makes the Warriors title contenders, and then react to the Floyd Mayweather Jr/Logan Paul fight announcement, if that is bad for boxing.
Officially Dating & Getting Draft Ready : 4/27/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss becoming official in a relationship, life at ESPN as a TV personality, and ESPN's Elle Duncan joins the show. Elle talks about hosting the draft for ESPN Radio, using her platform for important topics, and more!
Hour 2: Is the Grass Greener for Aaron Rodgers?: 4/27/21
Stephen A., Max, and Kendrick Perkins joins to talk about LeBron James and James Harden's return, then the trio react to Russell Westbrook's comments after another record breaking triple double. Closing out, Damien Woody joins Stephen A. and Max to look at Aaron Rodgers' future with Green Bay and Odell Beckham Jr's with Cleveland.
Hour 1: DeVonta Smith joins the show: 4/27/21
Stephen A. and Max react to Kyle Shanahan's comments about the 49ers 3rd pick and QB Jimmy Garoppolo, then the guys discuss Chris Paul's late game heroics and MVP candidacy, and former Alabama WR and Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith joins the show and talks about his place in the upcoming NFL Draft.
'Inside the Oscars': And the Oscar Goes to...: 4/26/21
Presenting an ABC News special, "Inside the Oscars!" Ginger Zee and the whole ABC entertainment team are back for one final episode breaking down all the biggest moments from the 93rd Oscars. From the surprise winners and poignant speeches, to the daring production choices and unexpected dance break from one of Hollywoods most revered stars -- this awards show was one for the ages! And after a year spent in sweats, the celebrities brought their A-game with over-the-top red carpet fashion statements like the only the Oscars can deliver. For more behind-the-scenes podcasts from Disney/ABC, follow the show on Apple Podcasts (https://apple.co/3vzuBIX), Spotify (https://spoti.fi/3tW9xuf), or wherever you get your podcasts: https://bit.ly/3sufL4j
Hour 2: KD at MSG?: 4/26/21
Stephen A. and Max discuss KD and Kyrie's decision to join the Nets instead of the Knicks, then Tim Hasselbeck joins to look at what the Steelers should do in the NFL draft, and the guys react to Trevor Bauer's comments about Fernando Tatis Jr.
Hour 1: New York's Team: 4/26/21
Stephen A and Max debate if the Knicks are putting pressure on the Nets to win it all, and react to Kamaru Usman's knockout of Jorge Masvidal. Tim Hasselbeck joins to talk about Justin Fields' draft position. Later, the crew discuss if LeBron needs to return now for the Lakers.
Hour 2: 1 on 1 with Trevor Lawrence : 4/23/21
Stephen A, Max, Damien Woody Trevor Lawrence and Patrick Surtain discuss, what Lawrence really meant with his comments last week, where Surtain should play in the NFL and if Kyler Murray and the Cardinals can take the next step.
Hour 1: Playmaker in the house!: 4/23/21
Stephen A, Max and Michael Irvin debate what the Cowboys should do in the draft, if Tom Brady is right about jersey numbers and much more!
Hour 2: Jorge Masvidal : 4/22/21
Stephen A, Max and Jorge Masvidal discuss what we can expect to see at UFC 261, if Jalen Hurts should be the Eagles starting quarterback and if Bret Favre was right in his latest comments.
Hour 1: LeBron Responds: 4/22/21
Stephen A, Smith, Max Kellerman and Najee Harris debate if LeBron was wrong for his tweet in response to the police shooting of a teenage girl in Ohio, if Steph Curry is the greatest offensive player of all time and how waiting to play at Alabama helped Najee Harris develop.
Introducing 'Inside the Oscars' from ABC: 4/22/21
Presenting the fifth episode of a new six-part podcast, "Inside the Oscars," from ABC News. The 93rd Oscars are right around the corner, and weve got everything you need to know before the envelopes are opened and the statues are handed out. Ginger Zee teams up with Chris Connelly, Kelley Carter, Jason Nathanson and Janai Norman to share their predictions and favorite Oscars memories. This is the perfect primer to get you ready to enjoy Hollywoods biggest night this Sunday, April 25 at 8pm ET on ABC. Continue listening to "Inside the Oscars" on Apple Podcasts (https://apple.co/3vzuBIX), Spotify (https://spoti.fi/3tW9xuf), or wherever you get your podcasts: https://bit.ly/3sufL4j
Hour 2: Reaction To The Derek Chauvin Trial Part II: 4/21/21
Stephen A. & Max are joined by social/political commenter and host of the "On One Podcast" Angela Rye join to discuss the Derek Chauvin trial verdict and where we go from here. Later, Ryan Clark joins the discussion.
Hour 1: Reaction To The Derek Chauvin Trial: 4/21/21
Stephen A. & Max react to Derek Chauvin being convicted for the murder of George Floyd. Later, ESPN senior writer Howard Bryant, and award-winning director and filmmaker Spike Lee join to give their takes on the verdict.
Shoot Your Shot... Respectfully : 4/20/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss shooting your shot on social media, Kevin Durant's momentary memory loss, and how the ladies are tired of the NFL Draft coverage but are still going to give you their NFL Draft coverage!
Hour 2: Dallas On The Defense: 4/20/21
Stephen A. & Max continue our NFL Draft Blitz with the Dallas Cowboys. Do the guys think that they will trade up and draft an offensive player or try to improve their defense? Then the crew debates if LaMelo Ball will put the Hornets back on the map. Later, Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman joins to talk about his upcoming fight. After, Stephen A. & Max debate if Steph Curry has proven he's the best point guard ever, and react to comments from MLB-great Gary Sheffield.
Hour 1: Is Anyone Hotter Than Curry?: 4/20/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if this is the best Steph Curry has ever played, and react to Mike Tomlin's contract extension with the Steelers. Later, Dan Orlovsky joins to discuss if Ravens GM Eric DeCosta's comments were an insult to Lamar Jackson, and if the Giants should try trading up for a quarterback.
Hour 2: break up the Knicks!!!!: 4/19/21
Stephen A, and Max debate if Knicks fans should be excited about Zion's comments, what the Cowboys need to do in the draft and if the Nets should be worried about KD's injuries.
Hour 1: Paul for all: 4/19/21
Stephen A, and Max debate if Jake Paul needs to fight some better competition, if the Nets should be worried about KD's injuries and if Steph Curry is the greatest offensive weapon in the NBA.
Hour 2: Davis Cleared For Practice: 4/16/21
Stephen A. & Max debate what's at stake for Anthony Davis as he nears his return without LeBron, and question if the Dolphins are being smart in building around Tua Tagovailoa. Later, the guys react to the announcement that Michael Jordan will present for Kobe Bryant at his Hall of Fame induction, and tell us which teams they think will be winning big next NFL season.
Hour 1: Is Dame Time MVP?: 4/16/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Damian Lillard or Joel Embiid has a stronger case for MVP, and is Steph Curry the best guard in the NBA? Later, Dan Orlovsky joins to tell us if the Jaguars should be worried about Trevor Lawrence's comments, and then the guys question if the Patriots need to trade up to grab a quarterback in the draft.
Hour 2: LaMarcus Aldridge retires : 4/15/21
Stephen A, Max and Booger McFarland react to the breaking news that LaMarcus Aldridge is retiring from the NBA, debate what the Falcons should do with the 4th overall pick and much more!
Hour 1: Sitting Stars: 4/15/21
Stephen A and Max debate if NBA stars are resting too much, if Clowney makes the Browns the team to beat in the AFC and how MLB can increase black interest in the sport.
Hour 2: Voluntary Workouts: 4/14/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if more NFL teams should not hold voluntary offseason workouts, and discuss if the Suns are real title contenders. Later, NBA Champion Rasheed Wallace joins to talk NBA. Then, Max and Stephen A. react to news of McGregor vs. Poirier III.
Hour 1: There's Only One Ball: 4/14/21
Stephen A. & Max tell us how Kevin Durant and Kyrie should respond after Ben Simmons' comments, and react to Mark Cuban's comments about the play-in game. Later, they debate what the 49ers should do at the quarterback position, and discuss what more athletes should do for social justice.
The Dating Game. : 4/13/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss their love lives, the importance of building relationships, and the pressures of working in television. But don't worry, the ladies also talk a little sports with the impact of Jamal Murray's injury, Julian Edelman retiring from football, and more!
The Dating Game. : 4/13/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss their love lives, the importance of building relationships, and the pressures of working in television. But don't worry, the ladies also talk a little sports with the impact of Jamal Murray's injury, Julian Edelman retiring from football, and more!
Hour 2: Angela Rye joins the show: 4/13/21
Stephen A, Kendrick Perkins, Angela Rye and Louis Riddick discuss the sports world's reaction to the killing of Duante Wright, if Sam Darnold or Zach Wilson is under more pressure and much more!
Hour 1: Here we go again: 4/13/21
Stephen A, Kendrick Perkins and Mel Kiper discuss the police shooting of Duante Wright in Minnesota, Mel's latest mock draft and much more!
Hour 2: Kevin's Heart: 4/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Marcus Spears debate if Kevin Durant really thinks development is more important than championships, what LeBron and AD coming back means for the Lakers and if you're sold on Zach Wilson
Hour 1: Where Brooklyn At?: 4/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Jeff Saturday debate what's most concerning about the Brooklyn Nets, what Aaron Rodgers' future looks like in Green Bay and what we should expect from Trevor Lawrence in year 1.
Hour 2: Tiger Tale : 4/9/21
Chiney Ogwumike, Kimberly Martin, Freddie Coleman and Charley Arnolt debate if Tiger will win another major, who got the best of the Sam Darnold trade and much more!
Hour 1: Dray Day: 4/9/21
Chiney Ogwumike, Kimberly Martin, Charley Arnolt and Freddie Coleman debate if today's NBA players are soft like Draymond Green says, who's the most important player on the Nets and much more!
Hour 2: What To Do With Watson: 4/8/21
It's a First Take Her Take-Over and Chiney Ogwumike, Kimberley Martin, Charly Arnolt, and guest Damien Woody discuss if it's time to put Deshaun Watson on the Commissioner's Exempt List, then discuss what can stop Tom Brady from winning another Super Bowl and if the Cowboys should draft Kyle Pitts. Later, Monica McNutt joins to discuss Draymond Green's comments on the lack of support for women's sports. The crew gives us their top NBA takes and their "Boss Lady" shout outs.
Hour 1: Perfect Durant: 4/8/21
It's a First Take Her Take-Over! Chiney Ogwumike, Kimberley Martin, and Charly Arnolt debate if the Nets are a lock for the NBA title, and if Donovan Mitchell is better than Devin Booker right now. Later, Eagles offensive lineman Lane Johnson joins to talk about his team and quarterback Jalen Hurts. Then, Michael Collins joins from the Masters to get us ready for a great weekend of golf.
Life, Football, & Everything In Between with Camille Kostek : 4/7/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney start off by congratulating the Stanford women's basketball team! Then, they get into Aaron Rodgers on Jeopardy, Tom Brady's recent "Patriot's way" comments, and Sam Darnold's trade. After that, the ladies are joined by Camille Kostek who you may know as Buccaneers TE Rob Gronkowski's girlfriend but they got to know her in a different light.
Hour 2: Jerry Wants Pitts: 4/7/21
Stephen A. & Max debate what drafting Kyle Pitts would do for the Cowboys, question if Tiger Woods will ever win another major, then Marcus Spears joins to discuss if Tom Brady and the Bucs should be favorites to win the NFC, and other NFL topics.
Hour 1: KD's Return: 4/7/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Kevin Durant or James Harden are more important for the Nets to win, react to one of Deshaun Watson's accusers speaking out, and discuss if they believe Russell Wilson's comments about staying with the Seahawks.
Hour 2: Ball till you fall: 4/6/21
Stephen A, Max, Dick Vitale and Marcus Spears debate if LaMelo is being ranked too high by ESPN on one recent list, if Gonzaga was over rated and if it's time to let go of the Astros' cheating scandal.
Hour 1: Bear down!: 4/6/21
Stephen A, Max,. Booger McFarland, Scott Drew and Seth Greenberg discuss the Baylor Bears winning the NCAA Men's Basketball national championship, Sam Darnold's escape from New York and much more!
Hour 2: Kiper Fields QB Questions : 4/5/21
Stephen A, Max, Mel Kiper and Dick Vitale discuss why teams are down on Justin Fields, what to expect from the Men's championship game and Stephen A gives his top 5 moments from NCAA tournament history.
Hour 1: Men's title game set!: 4/5/21
Stephen A, Max and Seth Greenberg discuss the Baylor/Gonzaga matchup in tonight's National Championship game, what else Aaron Rodgers needs to prove and much more!
Hour 2: Brooklyn Injuries: 4/2/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Kevin Durant or James Harden will be most important for a Nets title run, react to reports of Manny Pacquiao returning to the ring to face Terence Crawford, then more on Durant's comments in a Twitter beef and what the NBA should do about them. Later, the guys debate how much pressure will be on Paul George in the postseason, and if the Heat can win the East again.
Hour 1: Kevin Durant Apologizes : 4/2/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the NBA should do something after Kevin Durant's comments during an argument were made public, and react to Draymond Green's comments about not being motivated, then Jeff Saturday joins to tell us if T.Y. Hilton will regret choosing to return to the Colts over going to the Ravens, and Seth Greenberg talks Roy Williams and March Madness.
Hour 2: Penny for your thoughts : 4/1/21
Stephen A, Max, Penny Hardaway and Jeff Saturday discuss how Memphis can take the next step under Hardaway, what Roy Williams' retirement means for UNC, if Belichick deserves the blame in New England and if Aaron Rodgers should have beef with the Packers.
Hour 1: McMock Draft: 4/1/21
Stephen A, Max, Jessica Mendoza and Todd McShay debate where the top QBs will land in the NFL draft, what to expect from Mike Trout this season, who's the biggest threat to the Lakers in the West and if Brad Stevens should be on the hot seat.
A Hero's Story : 3/31/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney start off by bringing back memories from their college acceptances, UGG boots are always the move, and Charly has some exciting news to share. Then, the ladies get into Russell Westbrook vs. Stephen A plus athletes/celebrities as role models. Lastly, Patriots OT Justin Herron joins the show to tell his heroic story of being in the right place at the right time.
Hour 1: Stephen A. Responds To Russell Westbrook: 3/31/21
Stephen A. responds to Russell Westbrook as he called him out after yesterday's show. Then Freddie Coleman and Stephen A. react to a twitter spat between Kevin Durant and Michael Rapoport. Later, Seth Greenberg joins to talk about March Madness, and then Super Bowl champion Shaq Barrett joins to talk about Buccaneers expectations and more.
Hour 2: Empty stats : 3/30/21
Stephen A, Max and Kendrick Perkins debate if we should be impressed with what Russell Westbrook is doing, why Kim Mulkey is talking about virus testing and how the league should feel about Jeanie Buss' comments.
Hour 1: Huskies win a classic: 3/30/21
Stephen A, Max and Booger McFarland debate if Baylor got robbed in their Elite 8 loss to UCONN, if its fair to criticize the Nets for signing stars and if the 49ers should keep or trade Jimmy Garoppolo.
Hour 2: Dickie V baby!: 3/29/21
Stephen A, Max and Dick Vitale debate, if the KD and Kyrie need Harden to win the title, if the Lakers are still the team to beat in the west and what to look for in the Elite 8 round of the NCAA tournament.
Hour 1: Brooklyn Beasts: 3/29/21
Stephen A, Max, Dan Orlovsky and Francis Ngannou debate what LaMarcus Aldridge to the Nets means, if Andre Drummond is enough to help the Lakers repeat and if Ngannou is ready for Jon Jones's challenge.
Hour 2: Best In The West?: 3/26/21
Stephen A. & Max rank the teams with the best chance to win in the West, debate who the winners of the NBA trade deadline were, then UFC President Dana White joins to talk about the Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou fight and other UFC topics. Later, Kendrick Perkins joins to tell us if he is surprised the Lakers didn't make any trades and where the Clippers rank in the West.
Hour 1: Trade Deadline Winners: 3/26/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Clippers moved ahead of the Lakers by acquiring Rajon Rondo, and question if the Nets and the East should be worried about the Miami Heat. Then Marcus Spears joins to talk about Mike McCarthy's comments that the Cowboys tried to do too much on defense last season, and the guys discuss if more pressure is on Anthony Davis or LeBron James for the Lakers' success.
Hour 2: Ray Lewis On The NFL: 3/25/21
Stephen A. & Max talk to NFL Hall of Famer Ray Lewis about the Ravens and other NFL topics, then the guys react to Charles Barkley saying James Harden is the best player in the NBA, and then talk to Brian Windhorst about the latest NBA trade deadline moves and more.
Hour 1: Who Lands Lowry?: 3/25/21
Stephen A. & Max talk to Brian Windhorst about the biggest trade rumors, and what the Lakers might do at the deadline, then Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim and his son/player Buddy Boeheim join to talk about the NCAA Tournament, and the guys debate which team is best built to beat the Buccaneers.
Getting Called Out : 3/24/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney start off by recapping Chiney's birthday weekend and discussing shrimp found in cereal. Then they get into the discrepancies between the men's and women's NCAA tournaments and the allegations against Deshaun Watson. Lastly, the ladies wrap things up with a surprise Boss Lady appearance.
Hour 2: Josh Gordon's Comeback Comments: 3/24/21
Stephen A. & Max react to Josh Gordon's comments on coming back to the NFL, question how Draymond Green looks after saying he's the best NBA defender ever, then UFC Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic joins to talk about his next fight, and later Marcus Spears tells us if Cam Newton will "ball out" this season, and other NFL topics.
Hour 1: No Discount Double Check For Rodgers: 3/24/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Aaron Rodgers will win another Super Bowl in Green Bay, then Chiney Ogwumike joins to discuss if James Harden should be MVP favorite, and the guys talk whether Matthew Stafford will be an MVP candidate next season.
Hour 2: Magic Wants The Lakers to Make A Trade: 3/23/21
Stephen A. & Max discuss how the NFL should handle the Deshaun Watson allegations, react to Russell Wilson wanting Antonio Brown on the Seahawks, and later, Lakers legend and basketball Hall-of-Famer Magic Johnson joins to talk about the Lakers and the NBA. Then the guys debate if being a part of the Nets Big 3 is better for Kyrie than being with LeBron.
Hour 1: Lakers Lost?: 3/23/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Lakers can overcome not having LeBron and AD for some time, and react to the passing of Hall of Fame basketball player Elgin Baylor. Later, Seth Greenberg joins to tell us if the lack of blue blood success in March is bad for the NCAA, then Mel Kiper Jr. joins to talk about his latest NFL mock draft.
Hour 2: It's unbelievable baby!: 3/22/21
Stephen A, Max, Damien Woody and Dick Vitale discuss, what to look for in the next round of the NCAA tournament, who's the favorite in the NFC East and who's departure hurt the Rockets the most?
Hour 1: A weekend of madness: 3/22/21
Stephen A, Max and Porter Moser discuss Loyola Chicago's upset of #1 Illinois, what the Lakers will do in the absence of LeBron James and much more!
Hour 2: Wentz upon a time in Indy: 3/19/21
Stephen A, Max and Marcus Spears debate if Wentz handled his Philly exit well, who should be the rookie of the year and if Jalen Hurts should be given the starting job in Philly.
Hour 1: LeBron for MVP: 3/19/21
Stephen A, Max and Rick Pitino debate, if LeBron should be an MVP candidate, what Iona can do in NCAA tournament and how DeShaun Watson looks with the latest news coming out.
Hour 2: Did the Seahawks Miss Out?: 3/18/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Seahawks should've traded Russell Wilson to the Bears after reports of what was offered, react to LaMelo Ball's comments about not being excited to play against LeBron, plus, more reaction to the allegations against Deshaun Watson, and Kendrick Perkins joins to debate if pressure is on Giannis for the Bucks to win the East.
Hour 1: Giannis Enjoys the Show: 3/18/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Giannis or the Sixers were the bigger story after last night's game, react to the allegations and lawsuits brought against Deshaun Watson, and Seth Greenberg joins to talk about the NCAA Tournament.
Alarming. : 3/17/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney talk through Chiney's fire alarm about Emmanuel Acho making his Bachelor hosting debut, Gen Z cancel culture, free agency money moves, and more!
Hour 2: Fitz Magic in the NFC East: 3/17/21
Max & Domonique Foxworth discuss which QB is most likely to win the NFC East, then Kendrick Perkins joins to debate if LeBron's legacy will surpass MJ's after he became part owner of the Fenway Sports Group. Later, Louis Riddick joins to talk about the Bears and their QB decisions.
Hour 1: Bear Down?: 3/17/21
Max & Domonique Foxworth, and Marcus Spears debate if the Bears QB decisions have ruined their chance to win, and how Russell Wilson's teammates should view him now. Adam Schefter joins to talk about all of the NFL moves, and then Gonzaga head coach Mark Few tells us how he is keeping his team ready for March Madness.
Hour 2: Dynasty or nah?: 3/16/21
Stephen A, Max and Ryan Clark debate if the Chiefs have a dynasty, if Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua is the biggest fight we could see and if the Saints super bowl window has closed without Drew Brees.
Hour 1: Hey big spender!: 3/16/21
Stephen A, Max and Patrick Ewing debate if the Patriots made enough moves to be back on top, if the Knicks got robbed by a bad call and if Georgetown is back after winning the Big East Tournament.
Hour 2: Wilson to the Saints and Other March Madness: 3/15/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Saints should trade for Russell Wilson, discuss the legacy of Marvin Hagler after his surprising fashion, and later Dickie V joins to talk March Madness.
Hour 1: Drew Brees Retires: 3/15/21
Stephen A. & Max debate what Drew Brees' legacy is and does he belong in the top-tier of QBs all-time? Plus, Jay Bilas joins to talk March Madness, and the guys react to the comments made by a high school basketball announcer in Oklahoma.
Hour 2: Spike Lee joins the show : 3/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Spike Lee discuss what's been going on with the Knicks, if the Texans are handling Deshaun Watson correctly and what Brady's extension with the Bucs means for the Patriots.
Hour 1: Pats re up with Cam: 3/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Time Hesselbeck debate what Cam re-signing with the Patriots means, if Kyrie is an MVP candidate and Tom Brady reaches an extension with the Bucs.
Hour 2: Meyers Under Fire: 3/11/21
Stephen A, and Max debate, how fans should feel about Russell Wilson, what we should take away from Meyers Leonards's apology and if LeBron or Embiid will win this years MVP.
Hour 1: Dr Fauci joins the show: 3/11/21
Stephen A, Max, Dr. Fauci and Mark Cuban discuss Fauci's favorite athletes of all time, how good Porzingis can be and how Dak should feel about Jerry's backhanded complement.
Hour 2: Stephen A. Gets the Vaccine: 3/10/21
It's a First Take, Her Take-Over! Charly Arnolt, Kimberley Martin, and Chiney Ogwumike talk about the public vs. LeBron's private approach to getting the COVID-19 vaccine, then they debate GOATs lists, and talk to 3x NBA-Champion Draymond Green about the NBA and his Warriors.
Hour 1: QB Expectations: 3/10/21
It's a First Take, Her Take-Over! Charly Arnolt, Kimberley Martin, and Chiney Ogwumike tell us which quarterbacks have the most expectations in the coming year, then 7x NBA Champion Robert Horry joins to talk about how the NBA should deal with Meyers Leonard after his comments and tell us what he expects from the top teams in the second half of the NBA season.
Robin Roberts Interview. : 3/9/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney talk about Dak Prescott getting paid, the royal-TEA that was spilled during Oprah's interview, but most importantly the ladies talk to GMA's Robin Roberts! Robin shares advice for her younger self, what it was like climbing the ladder in a male dominated industry, her royal wedding story, and so much more!
Hour 2: Big Numbers in Big D: 3/9/21
Stephen A. & Max tell us if they were surprised by Dak Prescott's new contract, debate if Russell Wilson should add to his list of teams he's willing to be traded to, more on the Cowboys.
Hour 1: Big Money For Dak: 3/9/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Dak Prescott is being overvalued with his new contract, discuss if LeBron James should be public about taking the COVID vaccine, and tell us if Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie is being smart in not having a QB competition for Jalen Hurts.
Hour 2: Dak's Last Days in Big D?: 3/8/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if this will be Dak Prescott's last season as a Cowboy, question if Tom Brady will win another Super Bowl with the Buccaneers, react to Antoine Walker's comments about James Harden, and Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss joins us on International Women's Day.
Hour 1: Night of All-Stars: 3/8/21
Stephen A. & Max talk about the best NBA All-Star game performances, discuss if the Cowboys will franchise Dak Prescott or give him a long-term deal, debate if Blake Griffin joining the Nets will be a big deal, and react to Matt LaFleur's recent comments on not going for it on 4th down in the playoffs.
Hour 2: Shopping Russ?: 3/5/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Seahawks should be actively shopping Russell Wilson, tell us if they view Carson Wentz's leadership differently after Jason Peters' comments, and Louis Riddick joins to discuss if Ben Roethlisberger is a game manager, if Deshaun Watson should speak out about wanting a trade, and more on Russell Wilson.
Hour 1: Big Ben's Back: 3/5/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Ben Roethlisberger is the worst QB in the AFC North, question if the Cowboys or the Texans are mishandling their QB situations more, then Todd McShay joins to talk about his latest mock draft, and which NBA team had the most impressive first half?
Hour 2: Believe In Baker?: 3/4/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Browns should believe in Baker Mayfield, question if Damian Lillard should leave Portland, discuss if the NBA has an officiating problem, and UFC Champion Israel Adesanya joins the show.
Hour 1: Not Too Jazzed: 3/3/21
Stephen A. & Max react to Donovan Mitchell's comments about the referees, question if Joel Embiid embarassed the Jazz, debate of James Harden should be league MVP, and should the Raiders move on from Derek Carr?
New Adventures : 3/3/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss everything from the latest headlines out of the Bachelor/Bachelorette world to athletes making money moves. Plus, Chiney has some personal news to celebrate!
Hour 2: The Champ is Here!: 3/3/21
Stephen A, Max, Amanda Nunes and Rob Ninkovich discuss, what's next for the greatest UFC Women's fighter of all time, what JJ Watt brings to the Cardinals and if Dak is overplaying his hand.
Hour 1: Rising Suns: 3/3/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Joe Montana debate what the Suns' win over the Lakers means, if the Cowboys are mismanaging the Dak situation and if the Celtics have turned a corner.
Jamie Foxx, Deion Sanders & Wayne Brady: 3/3/21
Stephen A. Smith is joined by Jamie Foxx as he talks about his new project on Disney Plus, Mike Tyson and more. Then, Deion Sanders joins the podcast to discuss why he decided to coach at Jackson State and what he is trying achieve. Finally, Wayne Brady chats about his new show and what life has been like during the pandemic
Hour 2: Game of Mahomes: 3/2/21
Stephen A, Max, Darius Leonard and Kimberly Martin debate which player is the most important in sports, what to expect from Carson Wentz with the Colts and much more!
Hour 1: Nets win in OT: 3/2/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Mel Kiper debate if Harden or Zion had the more impressive night, If JJ Watt is still elite and much more!
Hour 2: Go New York, Go New York, Go! : 3/1/21
Stephen A, Max and Kendrick Perkins debate if the Knicks are back, if LeBron was too nice in his response to Zlatan and which QB should have the most beef with his current team.
Hour 1: Warriors revenge? : 3/1/21
Stephen A, Max and Kimberly Martin debate if the Warriors will make the league pay once Klay gets back, if the Saints should want Drew Brees back and much more!
Hour 2: Dynamic Duo? : 2/26/21
Stephen A, Max, Kendrick Perkins and Rob Ninkovich debate if Embiid and Simmons are among the elite duos in the NBA, if QB's wanting more input is a good thing and if Kobe should be the NBA logo.
Hour 1: Stay or Go? : 2/26/21
Stephen A, Max, Zion Williamson and Dan Orlovsky debate if Russell Wilson should stay in Seattle or go elsewhere, if Zion is being hacked too much and if Dak is worth $40 million a year.
Hour 2: Belichick yo self: 2/25/21
Stephen A, Max, Kendrick Perkins and Louis Riddick debate if Bill Belichick will go scorched earth on the NFL next season, if Deshaun Watson and the Bears would make a good marriage and much more!
Hour 1: Lakers get Jazzed up: 2/25/21
Stephen A, Max and Mel Kiper debate if the Lakers should get a pass for the beating they took from the Jazz, if Brad Stevens should be on the hot seat and what the Jets should do with the number 2 overall pick.
Hour 2: More on Tiger Woods: 2/24/21
Stephen A. & Max talk to Gene Wojciechowski about Tiger Woods. Later Deion Sanders' sons interview him about being head coach at Jackson State, and later the guys and Kendrick Perkins tell us who the biggest All-Star snub was.
Hour 1: Tiger Woods Suffers Significant Injuries in Crash: 2/24/21
Stephen A. & Max give their reaction to Tiger Woods' car accident. Later the crew debates how important it is for Ben Roethlisberger to be a Pittsburgh Steeler, and question if the Cowboys should select a quarterback in the draft with their No. 10 pick.
Snoop Dogg, Chris Rock & Desus & Mero: 2/24/21
Stephen A Smith is joined by Snoop Dogg as they get into what projects he's working on, the spirit of the Lakers and more. Then, Chris Rock talks about the Nets' big three and his thoughts on the New York Knicks. Finally, Desus and Mero discuss how they went from podcast to hosting a late night tv show.
No Disrespect... : 2/23/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney talk about podcast breakups, kids acting disrespectful, being territorial with jersey numbers, and more!
Hour 2: Bang for the Bucs : 2/23/21
Stephen A, Max, Kendrick Perkins and Louis Riddick debate which of the Bucs free agents they should sign, if the Lakers are playing LeBron too much and if this should be Dak's last year in Dallas.
Hour 1: You play too much: 2/23/21
Stephen A, and Max debate if LeBron is playing too many minutes for the Lakers, if the Cowboys should franchise tag Dak again and if you would rather have Cam newton or Jameis Wintston next season.
Hour 2: Clout chasing : 2/22/21
Stephen A, and Max debate what happened when Cam Newton was seen on camera arguing with a 7 on 7 camper, if the Lakers are asking LeBron to do too much and who had the best dunk in NBA history.
Hour 1: Nothing but Nets : 2/22/21
Stephen A and Max debate if the Nets proved they are the best team in the league with their win over the Clippers, who's to blame for the Celtics struggles and if Wentz was a bust in Philly.
Hour 2: Net Gains: 2/19/21
Stephen A. & Max question if anyone can beat the Brooklyn Nets, debate if Damian Lillard is underappreciated after not being voted an All-Star starter, discuss what message the Nets sent after dominating the Lakers, and more on the Carson Wentz trade.
Hour 1: Nets Dominate Lakers: 2/19/21
Stephen A. & Max react to the Nets big win against the Lakers, debate who won the Carson Wentz trade, question if the Eagles QB situation is the worst in the NFC East, and the crew discusses what is wrong with Giannis and the Bucks.
Hour 2: Bye Eagles Bye.: 2/18/21
Stephen A, Max and Louis Riddick debate if the Nets and Lakers are a lock to play in the NBA Finals, and breaking news the Eagles trade Carson Wentz to the Colts.
Hour 1: End of the GOAT? : 2/18/21
Stephen A, Max and Damien Woody debate, if Naomi Osaka's win is the bigger story or Serena's losing, who's the GOAT of all GOATS and what Big Ben has left to prove.
Time To Apologize : 2/17/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss the running theme of apologies. The ladies dive into everything from The Bachelor/Bachelorette drama to Urban Meyer catching criticism for his most recent hiring process.
Hour 2: Trying A Different Way: 2/17/21
Stephen A. & Max question if Bruce Arians was taking a shot at Bill Belichick in his comments about Tom Brady, debate which team would give JJ Watt his best shot at winning a Super Bowl, then award-winning director Spike Lee joins the debate, and more.
Hour 1: Big 1 In Brooklyn?: 2/17/21
Max & Stephen A. debate if James Harden is the biggest factor in the Nets Big 3 after his performance vs. the Suns, question if the NBA should cancel the All-Star game this year, react to what the Panthers are rumored to be willing to give up to trade for Deshaun Watson, and discuss if it would be better for the Eagles to keep or trade Carson Wentz.
Hour 2: Best in the West: 2/16/21
Stephen A, Max and Jeff Saturday debate who the biggest threat to Lakers is in the West, if Blake Griffin is washed and who will be starting at QB for the 49ers next season.
Hour 1: Draymond sounds off: 2/16/21
Stephen A and Max debate if Draymond was right about the way players are covered when they ask for a trade, if Dak Prescott is worth $40 million a year and who will play QB next season for the Bears.
Hour 2: Dame time : 2/15/21
Stephen A, Max and Kimberly Martin debate what Dame Lillard's big game against the Mavericks means, if LeBron James can be considered a flopper and who is going to play quarterback next season for the New York Jets.
Hour 1: Brow down: 2/15/21
Stephen A and Max debate if the Lakers should be worried about AD's injury, if Dak is staying in Dallas and how Urban Meyer looks for hiring Chris Doyle.
Hour 2: Curry is Cookin': 2/12/21
Max & Kendrick Perkins debate if Steph Curry should be considered for NBA MVP, and question who is the biggest threat to the Lakers. Later, UFC President Dana White joins to talk this weekend's fights and then NFL Network's Kyle Brandt joins the tell Max where the top QB's on the carousel will end up.
Hour 1: Texans Star Gets Released: 2/12/21
Max & Keyshawn Johnson react to J.J. Watt being released from the Texans, debate if Patrick Mahomes had a better overall season than Tom Brady, and talk about Urban Meyer hiring controversial coach Chris Doyle. Later, Kendrick Perkins joins to discuss which member of the Nets is under the most pressure for the team to win.
Hour 2: Playoff Lenny: 2/11/21
Stephen A, Max and Leonard Fournette debate if Steph curry is the closest thing the NBA has to Patrick Mahomes, if Fournette should run it back with the Bucs and if Buster Douglass had the greatest upset in sports history.
hour 1: Dak up and leave?: 2/11/21
Stephen A, and Max debate which team should try to pry Dak from the Cowboys, if how Deshaun Watson should feel about the Texans and who is the Key player for the Nets?
Hour 2: H-U, YOU KNOW!: 2/10/21
Max Kellerman, LaVonte David, Kendrick Perkins and Terrence J debate who's a better big shot maker; Kyrie or Steph, if the Bucs and run it back next season and who's the GOAT of basketball and hip hop.
Hour 1: DangerRUSS game: 2/10/21
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark, Kendrick Parkins and Todd McShay debate if Russell Wilson should have more input on the Seahawks personnel decisions, why the Cowboys left Dak out of their hype video and how Todd sees the top of the NFL Draft shaking out.
First Disagreement, First Guest! : 2/9/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss some Super Bowl pettiness, how they disagree about the halftime show, and they even get their very first guest; the NFL's first female to referee a Super Bowl, Sarah Thomas.
Hour 2: Can LeBron Catch Brady?: 2/9/21
Max and Kendrick Perkins discuss what LeBron needs to do to catch Brady in the GOAT discussion, and question if LeBron proved himself to be league MVP after his performance against the Thunder last night. Jeff Saturday joins to talk about what team gives Carson Wentz the best chance to rebound from a bad year, and could any other QB have done what Brady did with the Bucs this season?
Hour 1: Where's Dak?: 2/9/21
Max and Marcus Spears tell us if they have a problem with the Cowboys' social media team leaving Dak Prescott out of their 2021 hype video, debate if Tom Brady's playoff run was the best ever, question if there's a problem with the way the Texans are handling Deshaun Watson, and wonder if Patrick Mahomes can get back into the GOAT conversation.
Hour 2: What had happened was...: 2/8/21
Stephen A, Max and Ryan Clark debate if this Super Bowl was more about the Bucs dominance or the Chiefs playing poorly, if Mahomes will get his revenge next season and much more!
Hour 1: Bucs win the Super Bowl: 2/8/21
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate if the Bucs beatdown of the Chiefs was a surprise, if Brady put the GOAT debate to rest and much more!
Hour 2: Put it on wax! : 2/5/21
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate which team has the defensive advantage in the Super Bowl and who will win it all on Sunday.
Hour 1: GWOAT?: 2/5/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Derrick Henry debate if Tom Brady should be considered the greatest winner of all time if the Bucs win the Super Bowl, if LeBron should want to play the All-Star game and what's going through Derrrick Henry's mind as he destroys defenders with his stiff arms.
Hour 2: That's my quarterback: 2/4/21
Stephen A, Max, Louis Riddick and Dan Orlovsky debate, if the Dak is more important to the Cowboys than Jerry Jones, what Carson Wentz's trade value is and more !
Hour 1: COVID Cuts: 2/4/21
Stephen A, Max, Louis Riddick and Stefon Diggs discuss what the Chiefs should do about the team COVID scare so close to the Super Bowl and more!
Hour 2: HBCU Wednesday : 2/3/21
Stephen A, Max and DeVonta Smith discuss the impact and importance of HBCUs, DeVonta's journey the Heisman Trophy and much more!
Hour 1: Nets looking like a champion: 2/3/21
Stephen A, Max and Christian McCaffrey debate if the Nets can win a Championship, who should be favored to win the super bowl and much more!
One Super Bowl, Two Karens, & Many Cheetos : 2/2/21
Welcome back to First Take, Her Take! Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss everything from their most memorable Super Bowl stories to exposing some Karens. They even get into some of the latest social media trends and an unlikely place you're finding professional athletes!
Hour 2: Courtside Karen Gets Kicked Out: 2/2/21
Stephen A. & Max react to Danny Amendola's comments that Tom Brady is the Patriot way, and debate if LeBron's courtside heckler should have been ejected last night, and 49ers tight end George Kittle joins to talk about his team and the Super Bowl, plus wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin makes a surprise appearance.
Hour 1: Timeless Tom Brady: 2/2/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if we should take Tom Brady seriously when he says he'd consider playing past the age of 45, discuss if Aaron Rodgers' time with the Packers will end badly, plus former all-pro defensive end Jared Allen joins to talk about the Super Bowl.
Hour 2: Is LeBron More Influential Than MJ?: 2/1/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if LeBron is more influential than Michael Jordan, discuss if Klay Thompson will ever win another championship, react to Eagles new head coach Nick Sirianni's press conference, and more NFL topics.
Hour 1: Most Valuable QB: 2/1/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Tom Brady or Patrick Mahomes is more valuable to their team, react to the blockbuster trade that sends Jared Goff to Detroit and Matthew Stafford to LA, the crew discusses if we should be worried about the Nets, and do they think Deshaun Watson is willing out to sit out a season?
Hour 2: Deshaun and the Dawg Pound: 1/29/21
Stephen A. & Max react to Baker Mayfield clapping back at fans who want the Browns to trade to Deshaun Watson, and the guys talk about the Heat's struggles after their trip to the Finals last season. Then, Hall of Fame coach Jimmy Johnson and Saints WR Emmanuel Sanders join.
Hour 1: Elementary, My Dear Watson: 1/29/21
Stephen A. & Max debate what team would be a best fit for Deshaun Watson, react to spicy Patrick Mahomes comments from Tony Romo, and talk about the recent Lakers losses and what it means for LeBron's MVP chances.
Hour 2: Texans Struggle: 1/28/21
Stephen A, Max, and Damien Woody discuss more on the latest with Deshaun Watson, Chad Wheeler's domestic violence incident, and who do you trust more between Mahomes or Brady.
Hour 1: Watson Trade Request: 1/28/21
First Take reacts to breaking news with Deshaun Watson requesting a trade from the Houston Texans, what the 76ers proved last night against the Lakers, and much more!
Hour 2: Brady's Super Bowl Runs: 1/27/21
First Take discusses if this is Tom Brady's most impressive Super Bowl run, Aaron Rodgers shuts down the rumors, and much more!
Hour 1: Man to Beat: 1/27/21
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron is the man to beat for the NBA MVP, what is the best destination for Bradley Beal, and Curt Schilling not getting into the Hall of Fame.
Legacies. : 1/26/21
Welcome to the second episode of First Take, Her Take. Hosts Charly, Kimberley, and Chiney discuss a wide range of topics including a recap of the Championship Sunday games with a look-ahead to the Super Bowl, remembering the great Kobe Bryant, highlighting some talented women in sports, and more.
Hour 2: Mamba Forever : 1/26/21
Stephen A, Max, Dustin Poirier and Jeff Saturday discuss the legacy and impact of Kobe Bryant, how Poirier was able to shock the world by knocking out Conor McGregor and which QB would you take ahead of Lamar Jackson?
Hour 1: Packing up and leaving?: 1/26/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Mel Kiper Jr debate if there's any chance the Packers let Aaron Rodgers go, what Mel was thinking in his latest mock draft and which NBA stars are feeling the pressure of knocking off the king.
Hour 2: Mahomes Sweet Home: 1/25/21
Stephen A, Max and Ryan Clark debate if Mahomes can be the Goat if he loses this Super Bowl, who's to blame for the Packers loss to the Bucks if anyone was shocked by Conor McGregor getting KO'd.
Hour 1: No Pack No! : 1/25/21
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate if the Packers choked in the NFC Championship game, what Tom Brady proved by reaching the Super Bowl and more!
Hour 2: Remembering Hank Aaron: 1/22/21
Stephen A. & Max react to LeBron's performance against the Bucks last night. Later, the crew reacts to the passing of Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron. Tim Kirkjian and Howard Bryant also join to remember the legend.
Hour 1: Battle of the G.O.A.T.s: 1/22/21
Stephen A. and Max predict if Tom Brady and the Bucs will beat Aaron Rodgers in the Packers, debate if Patrick Mahomes or Josh Allen have more at stake this weekend, question how much pressure is on the Texans to hire a black coach, and react to Dan Campbell's Lions presser.
Hour 2: Mcgregor Returns: 1/21/21
First Take debates who in MMA has had the bigger impact between McGregor and Bones Jones, how should Phillip Rivers be remembered, and much more.
Hour 1: Dynamic Trio: 1/21/21
Stephen A. and Max discuss what was the biggest worry after Nets Big 3 debut, if Patrick Mahomes or Josh Allen are more valuable to team, and Shaq joins the show!
Hour 2: Set Free Richardson : 1/20/21
Domonique Foxworth, Damien Woody, Kimberly Martin and Set Free Richardson discuss how the Play For Change campaign is inspired by players trying to make a difference, which qb you would like to have with 1 game to win and much more!
Hour 1: End of the Rivers : 1/20/21
Damien Woody, Domonique Foxworth and Kendrick Perkins debate what the Colts will do now that Philip Rivers has retired, who will win the AFC championship game and what impact Kyrie will have in his return to the Nets.
Empowerment. : 1/21/21
Welcome to the first episode of First Take, Her Take. Hosts Chiney, Kimberley, and Charly discuss a wide range of topics including the New York Mets firing their GM Jared Porter, Deshaun Watson wanting to leave Houston while James Harden found a way out, who will we see in this year's Super Bowl, and more.
Hour 2: WNBA players creating change : 1/19/21
Stephen A, Max, Chiney Ogwumike and Jeff Saturday debate why it was important for the WNBA players to push for change, if the Chiefs are in trouble against the Bills on Sunday and much more.
Hour 1: Net Gains: 1/19/21
Stephen A, Max and Marcus Spears debate if KD and Harden is a championship duo with or without Kyrie, who looks bad in the DeShaun Watson/Texans beef and much more!
Hour 2: Brees Future: 1/18/21
First Take discusses what this loss means for Drew Brees now, if the Nets will go to the finals with or without Kyrie, and much more.
Hour 1: Bucs Shine: 1/18/21
Stephen A and Max debate if they were impressed by the Bucs or disappointed by the Saints, how did the Brown lose to the Chiefs, and much more.
Hour 2: Under Pressure QBs: 1/15/21
Stephen A. gives his list of the top-5 QBs who have the most to lose this weekend, then Max and Stephen A. debate which player match-up in the Rams and Packers game will be the most important. UFC legend Daniel Cormier joins to talk about this weekend's fights, and more.
Hour 1: Jaguars & Jets Get Their Guys: 1/15/21
Stephen A. & Max debate if Urban Meyer or Robert Saleh were better hires, Ryan Clark returns to discuss if the Browns are more likely to get blown out or keep it close with the Chiefs, and does the crew believe that Lamar Jackson will pull off the upset in Buffalo?
Hour 2: Houston, We Have A Winner?: 1/14/21
Stephen A. & Max talk to Richard Jefferson to determine if the Rockets won the James Harden trade, then the guys discuss if Aaron Donald is more important for the Rams than Jared Goff, and in the final block UFC President Dana White joins to discuss this weekend's big fight and Connor McGregor's next fight, and more.
Hour 1: Brooklyn Big 3: 1/14/21
Stephen A. & Max react to the blockbuster trade that sent James Harden to the Nets to play with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Then the crew talks to Damien Woody to debate how much pressure Patrick Mahomes is under this weekend, and later the guys argue which match-up is the true marquee game this weekend: Lamar Jackson vs Josh Allen or Drew Brees vs Tom Brady?
Hour 2: Covid Problems : 1/13/21
First Take reacts to George Hill's comments on the strict NBA guidelines due to Covid-19, if Lamar is more likely to thrive this weekend versus the Bills, and much more!
Hour 1: Worth the Drama?: 1/13/21
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Kyrie is worth all the drama he's causing, James Harden's harsh comments about the Rockets, and much more!
Hour 2: Justin time: 1/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Marcus Spears debate, where Justin Fields should be drafted, if Dan Quinn is a good fit for the Cowboys and if the Colts should trade for Carson Wentz.
Hour 1: Roll Tide: 1/12/21
Stephen A, Max and Joey Galloway debate if the Jets should take Devonta Smith at #2, if this Alabama championship should have an asterisk and if the Eagles made the right move in firing Doug Pederson.
Hour 2: O! H! or Roll Tide?: 1/11/21
Stephen A, Max, Jesse Palmer and Ryan Clark debate if Buckeyes can stop the Crimson Tide in the National Championship game, if Josh Allen can lead the Bills to the Super Bowl and much more!
Hour 1: Steel Curtains : 1/11/21
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate what happened to the Steelers, if Lamar has proved his doubters wrong and if we should be worried about Brady and the Bucs.
Hour 2: Two Americas: 1/8/21
First Take reacts to LeBron's comments saying "we live in two Americas," if the Rams are bigger Super Bowl contenders than the Seahawks, and much more!
Hour 1: Playoff Preview: 1/8/21
Stephen A, Max, and Ryan Clark debate if Washington can beat Tom Brady and the Buccaneers, if the Titans will eliminate the Ravens again, and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Hour 2: Reacting to the Riots Part II: 1/7/21
Stephen A. and Max and Domonique Foxworth react to the riots at the Capitol yesterday. Political commentator Angela Rye joins to give her perspective.
Hour 1: Reacting to the Riots: 1/7/21
Stephen A. and Max react to the riots at the Capitol yesterday. Washington Football Team coach Ron Rivera joins the discussion, and more.
Hour 2: Lebron Speaks Out: 1/6/21
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark, and Domonique Foxworth react to Lebron speaking out on the recent Jacob Blake decision, if the 76ers should reject all Harden trade offers, and much more!
Hour 1: In Shake and Bake: 1/6/21
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark discuss if Baker can lead the Browns to upset the Steelers, if Tom Brady is under most pressure this weekend, and much more!
Hour 2: Bad News Browns : 1/5/21
Stephen A, Max and Jeff Saturday debate what the Browns will do now that Kevin Stephanski has tested positive for COVID-19 and can not coach the team in thier playoff game against the Steelers, who's Stephen A's current MVP and much more!
Hour 1: Giant cry babies : 1/5/21
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Mel Kiper Jr debate if Joe Judge was right about the Eagles' play on Sunday night, who should be the first quarterback taken in the draft and if New York fans should be excited about the Knicks and Nets' hot starts.
Hour 2: Steph did what?: 1/4/21
Stephen A, Max and Ryan Clark debate what Steph Curry's 62 point game means, what's next for the Eagles and if Derrick Henry is the most valuable non quarterback in the league.
Hour 1: NFC Least : 1/4/21
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate if the Eagles were trying to win against Washington, who should fix Adam Gase's mess with the Jets and if the Browns will make noise in the playoffs.
Hour 1: Who's the Real MVP?: 1/1/21
Domonique Foxworth and Ryan Clark debate if LeBron or Mahomes is the MVP of 2020, CFP Semifinals preview, and who gets credit if Browns make the playoffs.
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