ESPN First Take 2013/10/11 Thoughts

Categories: Opinion

We're finally caught up, folks.  I'm glad to be doing this the same day as the episode.  Friday show.  Let's get it on! Cassidy Hubbarth filled in for Cari Champion today.  It's nice to see Cassidy on First Take. How Has This Season's Start Impacted Eli Manning's Legacy? What it does is reminds people to take a closer look at some of his seasons past and forces you to realize that Eli is actually a little overrated in the eyes of some.  That being said, ... Read More

ESPN First Take 2013/10/10 Thoughts

Categories: Opinion

Welcome back, folks.  I'll now tackle Thursday's show which covers everything from Kobe Bryant to the struggling New York Giants. Which Jay Cutler Shows Up Against the NY Giants? I suspect Jay Cutler will play well against the Giants.  Eli's in a far bigger slump than Cutler has been.  As long as he's able to get some blocking from his offensive line, he and the Bears will be fine.  The Giants have a tendency to turn the ball over a lot. Who is Responsible for ... Read More

ESPN First Take 2013/10/09 Thoughts

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Welcome, everyone.  I know I'm still behind by a day, but I'm working on it.  I hope to get caught up very soon. Has What Jadeveon Clowney Said Changed Your Mind About Him? I am still of the opinion that what has happened with Clowney he will still be just fine in the draft.  Nothing has happened to change that feeling.  We don't know how injured he really is.  It's only college football.  I'm not going to beat up on a kid for saving ... Read More

ESPN First Take 2013/10/08 Thoughts

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My piece on Monday's show took a little longer than I expected to write so I'm hoping I can speed this one up and do a little less recapping of the perspectives of Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless.  I would prefer to focus on getting my own perspective across more so than theirs. Can Geno Smith Keep It Up? It's unlikely, but I'll give the young man some credit.  He looked positively outstanding against the Atlanta Falcons.  His poise was incredible.  He never ... Read More

ESPN First Take 2013/10/07 Recap and Thoughts

Categories: Opinion

Welcome to this new series of coverage of ESPN First Take.  I've been a huge fan of the show for years.  There have been countless times I've wanted to debate Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless on a variety of subjects.  They can be both a joy and a serious source of frustration at times.  Now is as good a time as any to start this series of articles.  I seem to watch more First Take than any other specific show right ... Read More