Most interesting new NFL coach? Stephen A., Max disagree on Freddie Kitchens, Adam Gase | First Take

  • Published on Jan 10, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith of First Take says that the New York Jets' head-coaching choice of Adam Gase has been the most interesting of the NFL offseason so far, asking if they couldn't find someone better. Max Kellerman contends that his track record isn't terrible and that the Cleveland Browns' hiring of Freddie Kitchens is the most interesting. Tedy Bruschi picks Vic Fangio with the Denver Broncos.
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  • Casper D.
    Casper D. 4 months ago

    Hate Max with a passion. .but agree...on the Jets stuff..But I really never believed in Tannehill as a good QB...But Jets QB I believe is a step up...As long as the Jets get a good DC..they should do better...

  • James Cunningham
    James Cunningham 4 months ago

    can you smell what Baker and Kitchens are cookin'!?!?

  • Andrew Young
    Andrew Young 4 months ago

    "Why in the hell would u bring Jay Cutler in anyway?" 🤣 Buuuhtttt in all honesty, we all gotta admit that we remember from wayyyy back when Cutler was getting us mad fantasy points lol BUUUTTTT... once he started throwing all those interceptions AND Bears getting rid of Brandon Marshall, Forte falling off n Alshon gettin hurt often earlier in his career, his rep as a productive QB slid drastically!....
    Let's not forget the obvious, that his self-loving attitude n being called out by " Daaahhh Bears" owner/coach n teammates on him being a poor leader, difficult to talk to etc... He played like he was just there for the money didn't care to play at a high level once he was given that contract extension n started playing like the QB from that movie "The Replacements" once Falco aka Keanu Reeves took his spot lol he's done

  • Sylvester
    Sylvester 5 months ago

    Jets may have Ted Bundy as head coach, but I think they will do better next season.

  • Matthew Grice
    Matthew Grice 5 months ago

    Before I even watch this video...I'm gonna just get this one thing outa the way....SHUT UP MOLLY!!!!

  • Jacob Kelley
    Jacob Kelley 5 months ago

    Cameron Wake don't disrespect him like that

  • In Due Time
    In Due Time 5 months ago

    Kitchens will be the next McCarthy. Calling it. He's going to be a solid hire and the Browns are no longer going to be the laughing stock in the league.

  • Paul Stottlemyer
    Paul Stottlemyer 5 months ago

    We have a Chubb lol is it Chubb Peter's lol😂😂🤣🤣🤣

  • Paul Stottlemyer
    Paul Stottlemyer 5 months ago

    Why would you bring Jay Cutler anywhere 😂😂😂

  • Noah Kelchner
    Noah Kelchner 5 months ago

    Motherfucker said they have a chub

  • Andrew James
    Andrew James 5 months ago

    Lol, Stephan A is a hack. Stick to basketball.

  • Dixie Normous
    Dixie Normous 5 months ago

    So you critize tom brady for not throwing in tight windows on Sunday but call out baker for throwing in tight windows instead of wide open guys. Huh? Did I miss something?

  • Pete Smith
    Pete Smith 5 months ago

    Why listen to these guys.Most of what they say is wrong or never happens.We all could what they do.

  • Gus McWilliams
    Gus McWilliams 5 months ago

    Adam gase’s players seem to hate him everywhere he goes. That’s a bad sign

  • Jamyson Frierson
    Jamyson Frierson 5 months ago

    Didn't know Cameron Heyward was on the Dolphins, I do know Cameron Wake is on there. Smh.

  • Joshua Bullins
    Joshua Bullins 5 months ago

    Gates in his second year lost his starting qb what do you expect lol

  • theshadowtalks
    theshadowtalks 5 months ago

    Casper was just hired. He is colorless. "People of color." Good griefz,

  • Chris Napolion
    Chris Napolion 5 months ago

    Good hire

  • Chad Wilson
    Chad Wilson 5 months ago


  • Chad Wilson
    Chad Wilson 5 months ago

    Cameron Haywood??? Does this guy follow FB???

  • Brian Tan
    Brian Tan 5 months ago

    kitches has been in the NFL for almost 2 decades. but apparently hes inexperienced

    • Brian Tan
      Brian Tan 5 months ago

      @Mystery Playa no once you reach a certain experience level. the one with the most skill would be one i would pick, along with any reasonable person with any sense in the slightest. especially when were talking about 20 years and 40 years. once you reach a certain threshold of experience it becomes negligible

    • Brian Tan
      Brian Tan 5 months ago

      @Mystery Playa well since the someone we were talking about, freddie kitchens, has half the experience of some from the 70s. its really not equal to say 2 surgeries vs 400 surgeries.

    • Mystery Playa
      Mystery Playa 5 months ago

      @Brian Tan my point is there's more experienced people out there if someone has done only a couple of surgery's compared to someone who has done 400 of them who is the smart decision to go with the young guy who has only done a couple of surgery's or a guy who has done 100s of them the smart answer would be the more experienced guy you can't be that stupid if you are than don't even watch football because you're a dumbass.

    • Brian Tan
      Brian Tan 5 months ago

      @Mystery Playa so if you've been practicing medicine for 20 years, then you arent an experienced doctor because theres doctors from the 70s LMFAO

    • Brian Tan
      Brian Tan 5 months ago

      @Mystery Playa so by your logic, people have to be in the league since the 70s to be considered to have experience?? LMAO

  • Tach Man
    Tach Man 5 months ago

    Till Denver gets a LT QB, nothing changes. Can not rely on defense to score all your points.

  • P Pumpkin
    P Pumpkin 5 months ago

    Hire max as head coach because he has been predicting the demise of Tom Brady. One day he will be right.

  • Mark Bowman
    Mark Bowman 5 months ago


  • RunningBlade2184
    RunningBlade2184 5 months ago

    Hunter Henry is my favorite new coach

  • Eugene Jordan Jr.
    Eugene Jordan Jr. 5 months ago

    Wait and see what. 23-25 Is this what you're looking for?! Stop playing games with people. I want to know how some of the leaders of this team feel

  • Sam Phillips
    Sam Phillips 5 months ago

    I honestly think Adam Gase is a good coach. Dolphins have one of the worst rosters in the NFL, no coach could have made them legit contenders (and Gase did ok with that roster his first year). Not saying he is Belichick, but remember even he fizzled out in his first head coach job.

  • James Campbell
    James Campbell 5 months ago

    Steven A. Thinks Hue should still coach the Browns.

  • bowlchamps37
    bowlchamps37 5 months ago

    Opinions of so called expert don´t mean anything when they are 50:50 at best. Why do networks even make these shows. And why the hell do I watch it.

  • Andrew White
    Andrew White 5 months ago

    “We still have a chub” come on man 😂

  • i Koalafy
    i Koalafy 5 months ago

    "We still have a Chubb". Poetic. Isn't it?

  • Joe D
    Joe D 5 months ago

    Gase isn’t special but he went 6-10 a season ago bc he was forced to start Jay Cutler after his starting QB suffered a season ending injury, plus he overachieved his first season and probably this season considering the dolphins looked to be tanking in the off-season oh and they were forced to start Brock fucking Oswiler for abt 5 games. Stephan A totally wiffs on another segment.. nice

  • Destin Holland
    Destin Holland 5 months ago

    i also have a chubb

  • Efistofélico
    Efistofélico 5 months ago +1

    So many "stupid experts" commenting here...they are lost. Let the coaches work first...

  • Mack Peters
    Mack Peters 5 months ago

    Adam gase is the most overrated coach the fact that people give this man all the credit for an mvp season from peyton manning and an above average season from jay cutler is a joke

  • Bryan Mason
    Bryan Mason 5 months ago

    NFL....Not For Long...NFL is a dying league led by racists owners there isnt one African American or Latino or female coach that is worth a chance?? I will let you all have football this league is on its last leg

    • Mystery Playa
      Mystery Playa 5 months ago

      Lmfao move along dumbass can definitely till no one likes you jeez.

  • Castle Corn
    Castle Corn 5 months ago

    It's true though our supporting cast wasn't very good until they fired Hue and Freddie Kitchens took over

    RNS ONE 5 months ago

    These dudes as well as Adam schecter shilling for Jets organization. I guess they want “access” from team, so they don’t bad mouth the decision, which was a horrendous one.

  • Neil Smith
    Neil Smith 5 months ago

    Broncos saying we have no qb and probably wont get one

  • HappyKillJoy Productions

    "We still have a Chubb" 😂

  • King Oouzi
    King Oouzi 5 months ago

    Gary isn't sticking with Broncos and Fangio doesn't seem to sure about Case Keenum

  • Jeremy White
    Jeremy White 5 months ago

    he said we still have a chub haha! sorry, my adolescent moment is over, back to being 35 again.

  • TrendingPanda
    TrendingPanda 5 months ago

    Hey Stephen A what do you think about Drew lock to the Miami Dolphins

  • Snap Malloy
    Snap Malloy 5 months ago +2

    Thank you Adam Gase for sending the Browns Juice Landry for a 3rd and 5th. Beautiful trade.
    Gase will get irritated with a few on the Jets roster as well and hopefully the Browns will keep a close eye so they can steal from him again

  • Matt330H
    Matt330H 5 months ago

    Stephen A: “I think Bill Walsh is the most interesting hire of 2019 so far. Can’t wait to see what he does with Montana this year.”

  • Jack park
    Jack park 5 months ago


  • The Randy Tomato
    The Randy Tomato 5 months ago

    SAS: "Were injuries always the problem?" RE the 2nd year
    Well, given that Miami didn't have their QB for THE ENTIRE SEASON, the answer is yes.
    That said, I'm interested to see if Gase continues to alienate players as a HC outside of Miami.

  • Ryan Roberti
    Ryan Roberti 5 months ago

    Steven A Smith is a dumbass

  • saintconnor
    saintconnor 5 months ago

    when the argument goes from: who is the best fit, to: who was the best brotha you couldve hired, maybe you should slow your role.

  • rockafellagold
    rockafellagold 5 months ago

    He added Jay Cutler and Brock Osweiler it's all his fault the Dolphins sucked

  • rene tobar
    rene tobar 5 months ago

    Who cares if the coach is black or not. I’m not excited about gase but I’m not thinking whether he’s white or not.

  • Trapbilly ::
    Trapbilly :: 5 months ago

    Tf is he talking about Cameron heyward plays the steelers which is supposed to be your team Stephen A 🤦🏽‍♂️

  • Jesse Kauffman
    Jesse Kauffman 5 months ago

    I'm not a gase fan he couldn't do it in Miami he won't in ny

  • Anthony moffatt
    Anthony moffatt 5 months ago

    3 strike for adding jay Cutler 😂😂😂😂

  • paul christman
    paul christman 5 months ago

    Stephen a- racist, molly-big mouth, max- total d-bag! horrible show!

  • Einniv Xel
    Einniv Xel 5 months ago

    This just in..... McCarthy just hired by the packers hahahahah

  • L D
    L D 5 months ago

    2 strikes cause of Jay Cutler

  • bptboy
    bptboy 5 months ago

    Tedy 'we got a chubb' Bruschi

  • Prometheus All
    Prometheus All 5 months ago

    Why i didn't get hired😢🏈

  • mike stumm
    mike stumm 5 months ago

    my dude Bruschi says "We have a Chubb."

  • Sam Ketofueled
    Sam Ketofueled 5 months ago

    Well said Max

  • Kevin
    Kevin 5 months ago

    Gase to the Jets is a put up or shut up job for Gase/Darnold. Gase knows what he's doing with a good qb, if Darnold doesn't grow in the next 3-4yrs you'll know what to do with him and Gase. Good hire

  • Tyler Lee Cover memes
    Tyler Lee Cover memes 5 months ago

    Like the broncos I also have a Chubb 😂

  • GiggleZenMaster
    GiggleZenMaster 5 months ago

    "we still have a chub" @5:05 lol.

  • curtflirt2
    curtflirt2 5 months ago

    Jets just want to stay down AND THEY WILL TOO!

  • Ed Neg
    Ed Neg 5 months ago


  • J Mag
    J Mag 5 months ago

    We still have a Chub 😂

  • Nicholas Carlton
    Nicholas Carlton 5 months ago

    Lmao we still have a Chubb, I about spit out my drink when I heard that at 5:06

  • RarelyEvenn
    RarelyEvenn 5 months ago

    The more and more I listen to Stephen A. Smith discuss NFL topics, the more I think he should be banned from talking about football.

  • FMR393
    FMR393 5 months ago

    "have a chubb" idk why but i couldnt stop laughing when he said that lol

  • Dtay E
    Dtay E 5 months ago

    Gase suck!!!

  • john KnowsSports
    john KnowsSports 5 months ago +3

    The Browns should have went with Greg Williams and kept Kitchens at OC

    • werdna chappy
      werdna chappy 2 months ago

      @f conzo reached pretty far up your ass to pull that gem take

    • f conzo
      f conzo 5 months ago

      Kitchens blackmailed the Browns-said he would only consider being the HC-and Baker got to let Kitchens call the shot by breaking the tie on hiring him over others. That is not a good start using blackmail like that but Steven A will be happy as we are trying to hire a black DC!

  • Jon Jon Bailey
    Jon Jon Bailey 5 months ago

    Dat happened w Jets N Pats w Bellickick

  • john KnowsSports
    john KnowsSports 5 months ago

    The Jets should have kept Todd Bowles and fired the GM
    The Jets did not retain talent on D

  • H Eck
    H Eck 5 months ago

    The NFL is obviously racist no black head coaches 😂

  • Stop screaming
    Stop screaming 5 months ago

    Kitchens asked the players what are plays they like to run. It is no surprise that we started seeing plays that look very familiar to OU fans. We sit and rattle off games where Mayfield ran this play and that play while at OU. Baker ran Riley's offense for 3 years and they worked together so much that Riley said he and Baker could just look at each other and have an entire conversation without saying a word. People criticized the OU offense for having receivers wide open all over the field. Riley schemes plays that way and Baker is a master at executing. Kitchens said he began to understand what Baker likes to run and feels comfortable with. Baker and Kitchens understand each other. They understand having to work for what you get because they both have that background. Kitchens seems to know just how far to let Baker go. Baker has said that he thought he got "too comfortable" at OU his last year. I suspect that Kitchens know how much rope to give Baker and I, as a Sooner, am thrilled they have a great working relationship. I am even more thrilled that Riley did not answer the NFL calls and that Joe C. and the new OU president realize what a jewel they have in Riley. Boomer Sooner and Go Browns.

  • GreezyMajor 17
    GreezyMajor 17 5 months ago

    Between Gase Kingsbury Who Are Losers And Only Good On One Side Of The Ball & Fre Kitchens Who Really Hasnt Shown Anything, I Think Fangio Is The Best Choice At Least He Did His Job In Chicago, Tampa Bay Really Won This Offseason With Bruce Arians, Max Forget How To See At 6:42😂😂

  • James Hollister
    James Hollister 5 months ago

    Greg willams gets no credit

  • Pick em right
    Pick em right 5 months ago

    Definitely the broncos hire!! Defense will be top five next year! And with Kubiak as OC, the broncos should be able to score!! Great hire by the broncos!!

  • anthony dagostino
    anthony dagostino 5 months ago

    The Jets went from a project new coach who failed to another project head coach who failed ALREADY!! As a Jet fan, I'm sick of the Coslets, the Herm Edwards, the Mangenious's - ITS WAS TIME TO BRING IN AN ESTABLISHED WINNING COACH WITH PLAYOFF WINS ON HIS RESUME! Too frigging late. Watch another failed coach fail for 3 years and waste Darnell's potential.

  • Time Bandit
    Time Bandit 5 months ago

    Adam Gase beat patriots

  • hgonz14
    hgonz14 5 months ago

    Much better than the dumbass Cardinals coaching hire.

  • Santi Ago
    Santi Ago 5 months ago +1

    Blacks make up a little over 12% of the US population, but anything less than 100% representation is RACISM!

    • nick wolf
      nick wolf 5 months ago

      Like you not being serious right?? That was a bad joke right??

  • Donnie Hosein
    Donnie Hosein 5 months ago

    Seems like every year we question whi the HC is of the Jets 😂 Lord help us.

  • Marco Biondo
    Marco Biondo 5 months ago +5

    Brownies finally have a Kitchens for a Baker.

    • donald deluxe
      donald deluxe 3 months ago

      @Marco Biondo bruh, LOL, I know them rusted steelers are gonna be turning into a very dark brown.

    • Marco Biondo
      Marco Biondo 3 months ago

      @donald deluxe Sure, go ahead and be a Steeler, no worries there is no Bell so just come in and take it LOL

    • donald deluxe
      donald deluxe 3 months ago

      @Marco Biondo yeah, I might have to steal that. lmfao

    • Marco Biondo
      Marco Biondo 3 months ago

      @donald deluxe yeah they are in the Hunt now, their OBJective is to win it all this year

    • donald deluxe
      donald deluxe 3 months ago

      no, the baker has found his kitchen and now he shall bring some brownies to the superbowl

  • micah hoover
    micah hoover 5 months ago

    "Mhhmmh"- Molly
    Molly. Shut up!!! Its getting ridiculous!

  • Kris Roops
    Kris Roops 5 months ago

    no black hc’s smh

  • Henry C
    Henry C 5 months ago +3

    It’s time to BAKE in the KITCHEN 🔥🔥🔥

  • Rx P
    Rx P 5 months ago +2

    This guy is SAS is ridiculous. He really should not talk about football, just stick basketball. He really is foolish.

  • Ced Mc
    Ced Mc 5 months ago

    if you add j cutler you should never be a coach! !!!!!!!!!!!!

  • k c
    k c 5 months ago +1

    Nowadays you have to have your head coach be the offensive guru, because if you have a defensive-minded coach true has a great offensive-minded assistant on a staff they're gone after a good year..

  • k c
    k c 5 months ago

    We still have a chubb....

  • Prince Blizzard
    Prince Blizzard 5 months ago

    The jets are not trying to win with this pick as the coach...imo!

  • James Bingham
    James Bingham 5 months ago

    Freddie Kitchens? Did they even interview Marty Patio?

    • str8upskol
      str8upskol 5 months ago +1

      James Bingham Stevie foyer and Chad stairwell were also available

  • Brownstown
    Brownstown 5 months ago

    Thanks Steven A Racist

  • Christopher Gutierrez
    Christopher Gutierrez 5 months ago

    I really want jay cutler to be on first take , i would pay to see him and Stephen A get into a verbal altercation lol

  • Jay Rayburn
    Jay Rayburn 5 months ago

    Elite 11

  • Arigato Akeeyama
    Arigato Akeeyama 5 months ago

    No black man got hired as HC.

    • Mystery Playa
      Mystery Playa 5 months ago

      Lmfao but 90% of the NFL players are black so stop crying.

  • Book of shadows contributor Brian

    Molly looking good.

  • EZ R
    EZ R 5 months ago

    The afc east is making sure that the Patriots continue to have the easiest season every year. If your a Bills, Jets or Miami fan, you will never have a chance as long as The NFL wants Brady and Belicheat around.