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

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

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Episodes

Hour 2: Terrell Owens

11/21/2019
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Terrell Owens joins First Take to confront Stephen A. for comments about Colin Kaepernick's workout with the NFL.

Duration:00:35:19

Hour 1: MVP Luka

11/21/2019
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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.

Duration:00:32:21

Hour 2: Melo's Debut

11/20/2019
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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.

Duration:00:41:47

Hour 1: LeGOAT?

11/20/2019
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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.

Duration:00:40:02

What's Next?

11/19/2019
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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.

Duration:00:57:05

He Is The MVP (Hour 1)

11/19/2019
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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.

Duration:00:30:38

Kaeped Opportunity? (Hour 2)

11/18/2019
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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.

Duration:00:56:02

Action Jackson (Hour 1)

11/18/2019
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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.

Duration:00:33:01

What Is Going On?

11/15/2019
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Stephen A. & Max talk to Damien Woody, Marcus Spears and Jonathan Vilma about Myles Garrett hitting Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet.

Duration:00:43:07

Proper Reaction

11/15/2019
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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.

Duration:00:46:42

Hour 2: Ed Orgeron

11/14/2019
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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.

Duration:00:52:21

Hour 1: Rockets Impress

11/14/2019
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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.

Duration:00:34:32

Scandal Breaks

11/13/2019
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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.

Duration:00:53:49

Chances To Return

11/13/2019
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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?

Duration:00:29:12

Rockets Have Liftoff? Harden, Westbrook, and Houston's Offense

11/13/2019
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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.

Duration:00:17:12

Load Management

11/12/2019
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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.

Duration:00:43:33

Best Game Yet?

11/12/2019
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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?

Duration:00:43:19

Hour 2: LSU's Big Win

11/11/2019
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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.

Duration:00:53:43

Hour 1: AFC Favs?

11/11/2019
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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?

Duration:00:31:46

Hour 2: Leaders In Sports

11/8/2019
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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.

Duration:00:44:36