Stephen A. & Max Kellerman react to the NFL proposing big changes to the playoff format | First Take

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Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the NFL’s collective bargaining agreement proposal that would expand the playoffs to 14 teams with the addition of a 17-game regular season.
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Will Seest
Will Seest - 2 päeva tagasi
I agree with stephen a here
Jah Phooey
Jah Phooey - 15 päeva tagasi
The chick was the smartest of the bunch when it comes to football 😂 yeah just roll out Mason Rudolph Steven a.. dummy
Geun Sang Bae
Geun Sang Bae - 28 päeva tagasi
Its funny how SAS said “you are the moderator” when she ALWAYS act like she one of the debater...
Tehui - Місяць tagasi
SAS always got to repeat his point like we didn't hear him the first time.
Big Papa
Big Papa - Місяць tagasi
What’s the point of a 17 game season if everyone has to sit a game anyways?
201 Xavier
201 Xavier - Місяць tagasi
Stephen A’s suggestion is lit
NuAira Arts
NuAira Arts - Місяць tagasi
My Question is:
What teams gets the extra home game?
Slippery slope...
Chris Woods
Chris Woods - Місяць tagasi
my god Molly please save your comments for Jalen at home.. stfu on this show
Camborice - Місяць tagasi
Somebody shut that molly girl up. She never let's them finish
Michael Alvarez
Michael Alvarez - Місяць tagasi
Molly is so annoying! Put Ramona in! Quit interrupting and adding dumb comments. Watch the way Ramona does it. It looked like she even knew how dumb she sounded when Stephen A. presented his point about having players only play 16 games and she still tried to save face. haha!
True Savage PlayZ
True Savage PlayZ - Місяць tagasi
Wait their are bye weeks no player plays 17
C.Ruivivar - Місяць tagasi
More games = more money
Marcus Kirkland
Marcus Kirkland - Місяць tagasi
Molly really screws up the identity of this show
max shelltrack
max shelltrack - Місяць tagasi
I think if you're gonna change the format atlease make it a even number just have 18 game season with two preseason games.
Davalian Scents
Davalian Scents - Місяць tagasi
Molly is trying to get her own show. Why else is she always selfishly interrupting like she’s on Stephen A and Max’s level? Molly’s Sports on ESPN. It’s all downhill from there.
Davalian Scents
Davalian Scents - Місяць tagasi
Stephen A: “Be patient Molly cause I’m coming at your idea.” The moderator is NOT supposed to have ideas which the real debaters have to use tv time to break down, cross examine or reject!
Greg - Місяць tagasi
The controversy if say a back up comes in and absolutely destroys and now there’s a QB competition that wasn’t there before. Hmmm.. intriguing
D'Angelo Yates
D'Angelo Yates - Місяць tagasi
That’s stupid because they’ll just make the first game like a preseason game. Sit all your starters either first game, last game or against your weakest opponent
Dream Weaver
Dream Weaver - Місяць tagasi
The Molly hate is ridiculous. 😞
J Stawch
J Stawch - Місяць tagasi
She's SO DUMB. "whats the point, to protect the players???!?!?!" O.o
Edgard Orellana
Edgard Orellana - Місяць tagasi
The problem I have with the “every player must take a game off” proposal is the fact that having 1 OLineman out from injury already puts your QB in danger. On top of that there’s no way most of the league is going to want to take a game off when they’re in a playoff race. Just put 2 byes in the season already.
Don - Місяць tagasi
I always check the comments to see if people are flaming Molly. And let me tell you. EVERY TIME they are
rpandya97 - Місяць tagasi
Stephen A wants to see coaches win with reserves as if Doug Pederson hasn’t essentially done that for three straight seasons.
Phillip Hewitt
Phillip Hewitt - Місяць tagasi
Any competitor who wants to win would never sit out a game. Making a team sit a main player is stupid. Stop making this world so soft and bring back true sports.
Johnny Li
Johnny Li - Місяць tagasi
more game= more gambling profit
Jihad Da God
Jihad Da God - Місяць tagasi
Stephen A just wants to side with the league. If you sit a player 1 game, they won't get paid for it so how is that making more money for the players
Jihad Da God
Jihad Da God - Місяць tagasi
It should be 8 teams per conference and 4 get byes
Jihad Da God
Jihad Da God - Місяць tagasi
The players was supposed to get 51% in the 2006 CBA for taking 45% in the previous one and still came out with less at 47%. They should get no less that 55% for 15 years of taking way less
Cameron Faison
Cameron Faison - Місяць tagasi
Max can never answer a question straight up he always has to start with some wild quote! Its getting old. skip and shannon looking better and better. Never thought i would say that.
Eyem Dunn
Eyem Dunn - Місяць tagasi
Browns will find new and embarrassing ways to miss the playoffs with this new format.
Lonnie Edwards
Lonnie Edwards - Місяць tagasi
Sounds stupid
Marsha Julessa
Marsha Julessa - Місяць tagasi
would have *went* um molly lol - you mean would have *gone*, who is telling you words on that mic? they need to use grammarly app! LOL. as for the format, i mean i agree with an extra team, b/c there are some divisions where 3 teams are really good but b/c of the playoff format and seeding they don't even make it unless they have 12 wins+ b/c only 6 make it. however the whole thing about #2 seeds playing WC? yikes, b/c some teams have 14-3 record and they are tied, but the head-to-head breaks that tie, so the loser becomes #2 seed, you mean they gotta play some team that's likely 9-8? as for max saying they could get bounced, this is true, but a #2 seed should NOT be losing to a team that far down the line. you should never overestimate a hungry NFL squad! LOL
Logan Hunsucker
Logan Hunsucker - Місяць tagasi
I liked the idea to sub out molly but lets expand on that and make it the whole year instead of just a day
TheDCGuitar13 - Місяць tagasi
I feel like the new format is brilliant. The best team should be the only one getting a week off. That’s real home field advantage.
Mugiwara Reaper
Mugiwara Reaper - Місяць tagasi
I like when Molly bullies them to get her questions or point across
SLICENSLASH - Місяць tagasi
Ppl are hating on Molly, but her argument vs Stephen A's proposal was actually sound.
Stephen A's idea is very interesting & even impactful in terms of the Big Picture of the NFL labor agreement, but in terms of a single game or single season outlook it's Not practical. Teams are playing for their playoff lives during a season. You can't imagine them technically forfeiting a game by sitting one of their best players vs a team that isn't doing the same. Additionally would fans accept Not seeing the best players compete against one another especially when you rarely get to see those matchups in a limited NFL schedule.
keshon marshall
keshon marshall - Місяць tagasi
Dallas fans wish they had this format last season
keshon marshall
keshon marshall - Місяць tagasi
2:25 sas tryna bring load management to the NFL
Fanboy 3k
Fanboy 3k - Місяць tagasi
It's a terrible idea the current format is optimal
Jerry Kelly
Jerry Kelly - Місяць tagasi
This sitting a player "ish" won't fly, when I'm setting my fantasy football line-up!
MyUserName - Місяць tagasi
Honestly why does Molly still have a job. It’s pretty clear no one likes her
Johnny Hernandez
Johnny Hernandez - Місяць tagasi
Football needs change and I think this is a good one
SuperRoloTomasi - Місяць tagasi
Nice 1 Vince!
Jay Will
Jay Will - Місяць tagasi
Molly STF UP
Dallas Cowboys 1st & 10
Dallas Cowboys 1st & 10 - Місяць tagasi
Look, if we aren’t talking about GUARANTEED CONTRACTS and LIFETIME BENEFITS/LIFETIME HEALTH INSURANCE, then the NFLPA should throw the new CBA in the freakin trash!!!😡😡😡
bossaliniem$B tv
bossaliniem$B tv - Місяць tagasi
Thats a dumb idea !! Molly's the only one with some sense
Mario MOE_1999 Encinas
Mario MOE_1999 Encinas - Місяць tagasi
She knows nothing but what she listens to and hears
Mario MOE_1999 Encinas
Mario MOE_1999 Encinas - Місяць tagasi
I stopped watching when molly added her comments 🙅🏽‍♂️😂😂😂😂
Dirk Diggler
Dirk Diggler - Місяць tagasi
Star Lord
Star Lord - Місяць tagasi
This format change would basically make it impossible to pass Brady as the GOAT since Brady lived off of the 1st round Bye. This change is just idiotic.
Buffed Up
Buffed Up - Місяць tagasi
Yall gone stop comming at Molly she just want to be acknowledged and not like she there to be seen and not heard
Richard Penney
Richard Penney - Місяць tagasi
Can they please get rid of molly. She is so terrible
Wally Byers
Wally Byers - Місяць tagasi
My dog just left a steaming pile of steven a on the 30 yard line.
Daniel Bamigbade
Daniel Bamigbade - Місяць tagasi
Stephen a suggestion makes no sense 😂
Jordanmusikwerks - Місяць tagasi
It’s gonna water down the offense. It’s gonna be all pro play for 17 vanilla games. It’s gonna suck.
Joe Schmo
Joe Schmo - Місяць tagasi
Molly is too dumb to be talking. Please fire this dummy.
RandyS8410 - Місяць tagasi
I’m sorry but matriarch of what? Steven and Max are why people watch the show. Molly is a replaceable cog. Doesn’t mean she does a bad job. Just means she’s not the reason people tune in.
JAKE the KANGAL - Місяць tagasi
Molly is the perfect example how the p.c culture is ruining everything.
Q _Heartless
Q _Heartless - Місяць tagasi
We ain't never getting a show where all 3 agree on something. Molly just gotta be different
Mr Tony 19
Mr Tony 19 - Місяць tagasi
The NFL is the only league to change rules this often. They will never stick with anything and that's why it sucks.
Reid Cooper
Reid Cooper - Місяць tagasi
I disagree with the regular season and post season changes. What they should do is do and 18 week season with 16 games so teams can have an extra bye week. Post season should stay with 12 instead of 14 teams.
Nathan Highley
Nathan Highley - Місяць tagasi
Molly is right, there is no way that would ever happen.
Tr96 - Місяць tagasi
Get rid of Molly
N Wong
N Wong - Місяць tagasi
This show doesn't need a moderator when more than half the time they ignore the loud useless moderator
Seraphim Watson
Seraphim Watson - Місяць tagasi
Does molly think think before she speaks 😂
Sam Davis
Sam Davis - Місяць tagasi
The browns playoff chances just went from 5 percent to 7 percent now!!
sam hawkz
sam hawkz - Місяць tagasi
Molly is the best host on this show**
Abiodun Osayi-Osazuwa
Abiodun Osayi-Osazuwa - Місяць tagasi
Do I even need to say it?
Aaron Rueda
Aaron Rueda - Місяць tagasi
Sas finally said something smart
dieter delvaux
dieter delvaux - Місяць tagasi
Good job Molly. If you just kept silent, people wouldn't actually hear how dumb you are.
Marcell Bennett
Marcell Bennett - Місяць tagasi
that girl in the middle annoying asf but I completely agree with Stephen
Matto 5000
Matto 5000 - Місяць tagasi
I've been watching first take on YouTube for a minute and got to say I'm very disturbed with all the Molly comments. I'm not going to jump to any conclusions or call people names but what is wrong with people
eddiezamora1986 - Місяць tagasi
Molly talk to much! I here to hear a debate not hear molly talk smh
Frank Smith
Frank Smith - Місяць tagasi
Molly needs her own show. She's too hot
_ Certified
_ Certified - Місяць tagasi
even the audience wants molly to stfu. this woman is so annoying smh...
zaknyfein z
zaknyfein z - Місяць tagasi
I agree with Molly! Billion dollar franchises playing without their preferred QB?
BoppnSZN - Місяць tagasi
i don’t see why everyone hates molly.......
MT NENO - Місяць tagasi
Molly makes me want to delete YouTube completely 🤦🏽‍♂️
Cloud GAMING - Місяць tagasi
I hated the 17 game idea.. Until I heard Steven A's proposal of no one playing more than 16.. That keeps records from being smashed easily by players getting an extra game and also makes it so no player is doing more than they are now.. Do you put your backup in against a bad team or try and only rest your stars in game 17.. Great idea
Shareef King Jr
Shareef King Jr - Місяць tagasi
Fire Molly pls.. I miss Kari Champion