First Take

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

Was It Always Tom Brady? Sept. 21, 2022

Charly and Elle bond over the terrible performances from their NFL teams before getting into which QB's had the best games. Then, they question if Tom Brady was the glue that held New England together before wrapping up with a little celebrity gossip! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


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Hour 1: Bills Beatdown Sept. 9, 2022
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Hour 2: Season Start Sept. 8, 2022
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