First Take

Max sees LeBron’s reign as king of the NBA coming to an end | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate how much longer Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James can hold off the Golden State Warriors star Kevin Duran...

Stephen A. reacts to Odell Beckham Jr.'s comments about Giants offense | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith gives his take about Odell Beckham Jr.'s comments on the New York Giants' struggles on offense. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

Stephen A., Max debate the Baker Mayfield hype | First Take | ESPN

Max Kellerman says the Cleveland Browns have found a franchise quarterback in Baker Mayfield after leading them to a comeback victory vs. the New York...

Stephen A., Max Kellerman debate Jimmy Butler trade partners | First Take | ESPN

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler has reportedly expressed interest in being traded to the New York Knicks, LA Clippers, and Brooklyn. Stephen...

Stephen A. explains why the Steelers appear to be dysfunctional | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. and Max Kellerman illustrate how the Pittsburgh Steelers are acting more as individual parts than as a team, and dive into Antonio Brown's ...

Stephen A.: Steelers should be concerned about dysfunction | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Damien Woody debate if the Pittsburgh Steelers should be concerned or if the 0-1-1 start and current off-field iss...

Stephen A. says Mark Cuban should be suspended 6 months | First Take | ESPN

Jackie MacMullan explains why she isn't fully buying Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's apology on The Jump. Stephen A. Smith then shares why he thin...

Dana White talks Conor McGregor fight, Jon Jones return | First Take | ESPN

Dana White joins First Take to preview the Conor McGregor fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov on October 6th. White also reveals that Jon Jones will be ...

Stephen A.: Pittsburgh Steelers should trade Le'Veon Bell for draft picks | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith weighs in on the possibilities of improving the Pittsburgh Steelers without blowing up their entire roster by trading running back Le...

Stephen A. questions why Bill Belichick hasn’t found Tom Brady’s successor | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith breaks down why New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick sending QB Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers was not the best...

Are Odell Beckham Jr.’s random drug test really random? | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Tedy Bruschi debate whether the random drug test New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. received was actually random...

Stephen A. not buying Patrick Mahomes praise from Brett Favre | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss Green Bay Packers' legend Brett Favre's comments on Patrick Mahomes, saying the Chiefs quarterback is as .....

Stephen A. goes off on Max for Patrick Mahomes hype | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith goes off on Max Kellerman and Molly Qerim for them hyping up Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Stephen A. says that he ...

Stephen A. says Aaron Rodgers is the greatest quarterback he’s ever seen | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Damien Woody react to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' performance against the Chicago Bears.

Stephen A. says New England is not a good fit for Josh Gordon | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith says Josh Gordon isn't a good fit for New England because of his problems with addiction, and he doesn't believe the Patriots are in ...

Stephen A.: Eric Dickerson mishandled Hall of Fame boycott proposal | First Take | ESPN

The First Take crew debates on whether Pro Football Hall of Famers should receive health insurance and an annual salary, two requests that the Hall of...

Stephen A.: 'I'm embarrassed by what I'm seeing from the Pittsburgh Steelers' | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith calls out the Pittsburgh Steelers' secondary saying that he's "embarrassed by what he's been seeing from them" and the rest of the de...

Stephen A.: Isaiah Thomas doesn't deserve to be on the list of best PG's in NBA | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to Denver Nuggets Isaiah Thomas' list of top five point guards in the NBA, which leaves Houston Rockets Chris...

Stephen A. on Seahawks' loss: ‘Russell Wilson is playing with smoke and mirrors’ | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith details what he thinks is wrong with the Seattle Seahawks, saying quarterback Russell Wilson has to do too much and “is playing with ...

Will Cain: Mike Tomlin has lost the Steelers' locker room | First Take | ESPN

Things get heated between Stephen A. Smith and Will Cain on First Take when debating if Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has any chance of ....

Stephen A. and Max debate who won the GGG vs. Canelo fight | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman get into a heated debate about who won the Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alverez fight. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on ...

Stephen A., Damien Woody, Victor Cruz sound off on Vontae Davis' retirement | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith calls Buffalo Bills cornerback Vontae Davis' retirement move “weak,” Damien Woody says it was a “punk move” and Victor Cruz says it's...

Stephen A. says Jon Gruden 'looks a bit silly' after Raiders' Week 1 loss | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith says Jon Gruden "looks a bit silly" by saying the Oakland Raiders didn't have a pass rush in their Week 1 loss to the Los Angeles Ram...

Max Kellerman: Giants won't make the playoffs this season | First Take | ESPN

Max Kellerman says he thinks the New York Giants' hopes of making the playoffs are in serious jeopardy after an 0-2 start. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouT...