Stephen A. doesn’t hold back on criticizing Lamar Jackson | First Take

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  • Published on:  Monday, January 13, 2020
  • Stephen A. Smith reacts to Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson’s 28-12 loss to the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Divisional Playoffs. He also discusses why Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes had more success in the playoffs compared to Lamar Jackson.
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  • lion boy

    lion boy

     38 minutes ago +1


  • ANIMAL 440

    ANIMAL 440

     56 minutes ago

    Smith, should have stuck with fashion school.

  • C Howard

    C Howard

     6 hours ago

    Stephen A sounds dumb as *T he reminds me of wendy williams a person who only knows how to talk *T about somebody else just to try and look good. Stephen A house turn into a house n*==a plain and simple.

  • Ricardo Dansby

    Ricardo Dansby


    What do you expect from this idiot

  • T.M. B

    T.M. B


    You are so mean, why are you so critical, he is young and the Baltimore Ravens has lead us a long way, and he has changed the game, and loved by people world wide, you are so hard to watch.......

  • Bartholomew Smutz

    Bartholomew Smutz


    Why does everyone assume Lamar Jackson is going to get better? Sometimes QBs hit their high water mark early in their careers then regress into mediocrity. Jared Goff is a perfect example. Goff took the Rams to the Super Bowl last season and had a very good year and this year he stunk. Goff will never be more than a mediocre Quarterback who had one good season. The jury is still out on Lamar Jackson as what he will be in the future.

  • Chris Corbin

    Chris Corbin

     2 days ago

    Anyone who cares what Stephen A has to say isn't a football fan. He's paid millions to yell his worthless opinions.

  • Heckle And Slide

    Heckle And Slide

     2 days ago

    Can they just ADMIT they were wrong... JUST ONCE!!!!

  • Johnny Williams

    Johnny Williams

     3 days ago

    Jackson the most exciting Q B in the game next year my brother .

  • Kelvin Ellis

    Kelvin Ellis

     3 days ago +2


  • Yeshua Dean

    Yeshua Dean

     3 days ago

    Lamar really bout to come for necks this season, i cant wait

  • jay blaze

    jay blaze

     3 days ago

    The coaches stuff of the Revens did not get the team ready for play-off football point blank. They thought they will come in and do their thing and move on. Big mistake

  • Ricky Buckner

    Ricky Buckner

     3 days ago

    Stephen A just hates to be hating

  • Ryan Hartigan

    Ryan Hartigan

     4 days ago

    They’re humans not robots, any team can win in any game which is the beauty of sports. not always an instant blame on someone.

  • Ian Morris

    Ian Morris

     4 days ago

    Ravens had a bad game at a bad time. What's not to understand here? Every team has a bad game, it's inevitable.

  • Tim Wilson

    Tim Wilson

     4 days ago

    Stephen you're an idiot. that's all you had to say and you would've said it all. Lamar did his talking on the field and his teammates and coaches really let him down. How do you put up 500+ yards and still deserve criticism? He's the MVP for a reason. He's breaking ankles and breaking records weekly out there. And he's only 23. Baltimore is gonna have their super bowl(s) wins with him under center Belee Dat.

  • Jason C.

    Jason C.

     4 days ago


  • James Nelson

    James Nelson

     5 days ago

    How about Stephen go out on the field and try to gain just 1 yard

  • Rudi Mwongozi

    Rudi Mwongozi

     5 days ago

    "Lamar Jackson is Michael Vick 2.0
    Patrick Mahomes is Aaron Rodgers 2.0... Which would you rather be"... End of discussion

  • DJ Tanner

    DJ Tanner

     5 days ago

    Steven A is in the STREETS!!!