Antonio Brown is being selfish, childish and petty - Stephen A. | First Take

  • Published on Aug 12, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith and Will Cain discuss Antonio Brown threatening to retire and not play one snap with the Oakland Raiders unless he is allowed to use his old helmet. #FirstTake
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  • Michael Lee
    Michael Lee Day ago

    Antonio brown never said he’ll retire. This is the problem with the media. Really just making shit up for attention and false information. And just because it sounds like something he’ll say in his situation dosent mean he said it. 🤦‍♂️

  • Ryan
    Ryan Day ago +1

    Im amazed Stephen A didn't bring up how this affected the Knicks in some way

  • Kevin Fuller
    Kevin Fuller Day ago

    Same thing with Nascar with the head brace since D.E. died. It's about safety!

  • tommywright3rd
    tommywright3rd Day ago

    Inside Molly's head: Go to hell,Stephen !
    Inside WIll's head: Kiss my ass dude !
    ON camera : SIlence

  • Meistro Shine
    Meistro Shine Day ago

    Phew that was cold. Stephen A came out with his barrels on fire

  • Unconsciouzone
    Unconsciouzone Day ago

    What does Stephen A Smith think about civil liberties?
    My thought is...people should be allowed to hurt themselves freely without juridicticion,
    I'm not advocating self destructive beahivior. I.m advocating freedom of thought control.

  • DropSixteenTV Tv

    This guy is more known for his antics than his game at this point.

  • Rico Devante
    Rico Devante Day ago

    Stephen A can't tell someone how they would react hypothetically. Dude made i point you wanna be a dumb ass sign a waiver. More or less they cover themselves legally and that's all they care about.

  • Anne Diola
    Anne Diola Day ago

    I agree with Stephen A. First off... AB is not being mature on how he handled this helmet situation (before arbitrator ‘s decision I mean) and really isn’t being a good role model. Secondly, with what studies have proven about concussion and effects of CTE, the league is making sure to place plAyer health & safety as a huge priority. Why can’t AB see that? Think of it like seatbelts. If you’re caught on the road driving or riding as a passenger without your seatbelt, PO can hand you a citation. Why do and should we wear a seatbelt? For our safety! While wearing a seatbelt and being involved in a car accident doesn’t always guarantee you’ll not get hurt, it sure beats the odds of not wearing one and flying out of your vehicle. Survival rate is better when you’re buckled in. Same with helmets. If better technology and equipment exist to protect players’ “coconuts” then what’s with the public outcry? 🤦🏻‍♀️

  • frannie magee
    frannie magee Day ago

    These comments got me crying! Stephen A is right AB need to stop making problems the league ain’t gonna keep dealing with his whining forever.

  • Zsayzwat
    Zsayzwat Day ago

    No.2- let me know when u want to insert yourself into a debate.

    Damn he got u bitch now shut up forever! I wish Jalen would say some shit. She’s a MODERATOR not a COMMENTATOR... know your role bitch know your role

  • Zsayzwat
    Zsayzwat Day ago

    When da fuck did Molly come back? I want this bitch to wear a turtle neck....

    Over her mouth

  • Jeremy Abreu
    Jeremy Abreu Day ago

    All these athletes are making so much money that they can whine and get away with what they want it’s annoying play the fucking sport and shut up , you’re making hella money stop complaining I think the NBA and NFL are the two sports where they’re athletes think they’re royalty and think they can complain and force anything it’s pathetic

  • Nathan Garcia
    Nathan Garcia Day ago

    Stephen A keepin that pimp hand serious.

  • Walfredo
    Walfredo Day ago

    someone musta taught steven a the word "capitulate" that morning.

  • Jay Myers
    Jay Myers 2 days ago

    Molly salty

  • Charlie Taylor
    Charlie Taylor 2 days ago

    Ab should get paid top amount for being a top reciever

  • Q Horton
    Q Horton 2 days ago

    Stfu when grown folks talkin 🤣😂

  • Julio Dos Santoes
    Julio Dos Santoes 2 days ago

    A.B will always find something to Bitch about. I´m so glad he took his "Drama" to Oakland.

  • Richard R
    Richard R 2 days ago

    Brown is a jackass at times but besides contemplating retirement he has every right to be against switching helmets. I know the league now are trying to keep players safe but brown has probably been wearing that style of helmet since high school so he's very comfortable with it. When you've become comfortable with something for a very long time and are forced to change then it messes with not only your psyche not also your productivity as well because now he would have to find a suitable helmet and get familiar with it which isn't easy. This is like forcing Jordan to stop wearing his college shorts underneath his game uniform 🤷🏿‍♂️.

  • DevilMayRage
    DevilMayRage 2 days ago

    Just because you yell Stephan A. does not make your words resonant any greater...STFU.

  • Cydia Gamer
    Cydia Gamer 2 days ago

    He’s gonna end up like Melo

  • Jordan Briggs
    Jordan Briggs 2 days ago

    Let him wear the damn helmet and Destroy his brain ... he obviously doesn’t care about his well being & it’s sad. It’s sad he’s not thinking about his family, his friends or people who care about him. Just sad.

  • Dawon Tyler'Fulse
    Dawon Tyler'Fulse 2 days ago

    We don't need em he can go home and stay home

  • Chris Staples
    Chris Staples 2 days ago

    Stop saying copitulate

  • Libtarded
    Libtarded 2 days ago

    O wow... make to the bottom of the list on Trending... nothing but new results... where did all my Transvestites go? Where is all my gay makeovers? where is all my Donald Trump Hate (usually 3-7 videos on trending every hour of every single day ). You know you can't change "The Algo" that quick an not have every person who follows it all day long not notice it... you election meddling piles of some people who did something.

  • Jobroni Monster
    Jobroni Monster 2 days ago


  • dramafo yomama
    dramafo yomama 2 days ago

    Stay in your lane Molly...or we might have to switch lanes on you.

  • H. Henry
    H. Henry 2 days ago

    Holy crap i finally agree with stephen A. Smith on something.

  • Durkio B
    Durkio B 2 days ago +2

    4:51 that’s a new one!
    “Well first of all I think you’re flagrantly wrong” 😂😂😂

  • Durkio B
    Durkio B 2 days ago +1

    Antonio Brown is that one friend we all have that thinks everyone wants to fight him and the world is against him but in reality what needs to change is their attitude 😂

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  • luis g
    luis g 2 days ago

    Now i see why Pittsburgh had issues with him

  • you're right
    you're right 2 days ago

    Shout out to the Raiders for taking our trash.

  • Toadstkr
    Toadstkr 2 days ago

    Will are you saying since we know drinking and driving is dangerous I should be able to do so? Idiot

  • Toadstkr
    Toadstkr 2 days ago

    I think the old helmet damage has already been done probably too late guy is nuts

  • Waylon Callaway
    Waylon Callaway 2 days ago

    A player likes his old helmet and wants to keep it. LETS MAKE A BIG DEAL OUT OF NOTHING.

  • Vishal Greene
    Vishal Greene 2 days ago

    Maybe it’s a “Make me like Rice” helmet from the 90’s?

  • Waco Johnny Dean
    Waco Johnny Dean 2 days ago

    I capachilated at work today. I was ambivalent and inevitably became apprehensive and gregarious! I suffered from trepidation during my soliloquy! Now how bout that Stephen A? I can use fancy words too!

  • A Surly Barber
    A Surly Barber 2 days ago

    I can't really judge AB here, I once refused to step on a construction site without wearing my Ant-Man helmet.

  • Thomas Lennon
    Thomas Lennon 2 days ago

    He's an ASS, Ben wasn't the problem!

  • Makari Weems
    Makari Weems 2 days ago


  • TheYoungHoggs
    TheYoungHoggs 2 days ago

    You should be embarrassed by continuing to Support the NFL after they did Kap wrong. You dudes are sucks.

  • None ya Business
    None ya Business 2 days ago

    Capitulate? Used 7 times! He has no idea the definition.

  • jpdrummer86
    jpdrummer86 2 days ago

    why not let Antonio wear the helmet he wants, and make him sign a waiver that he's not allowed to file any type of head injury lawsuits against the NFL, by not wearing a mandated helmet he forfeits any right to come after the league under any circumstance, point-blank!

  • metric 1974
    metric 1974 2 days ago +1

    2:27 Stephen A., I almost agreed with you until you said " See why we have a problem with giving these brother's some money." Na'll you in violation Bra!!!

  • pop swaglikmine72
    pop swaglikmine72 2 days ago

    If he retire it's because of his feet, something more serious. Easy way out. Crybaby!

  • Shea S
    Shea S 2 days ago

    Wow this A dude needs a check up side the head. Oh shit, I almost fell for it. Weak bs, CNN of sports

  • Willsoon MARC
    Willsoon MARC 2 days ago

    How come everybody believes everything they hear.It's his brain give him a waiver.I think the fear is that it will spread.I have always thought make your own decisions regarding your health.These so called experts could be wrong they are not infallible. As long as the helmet has the team logo on it let him wear it.He has already played in it and I think he should be the expert by usage alone.People think for yourselves listen then make your own decisions.Nobody is infallible.He is one of the best conditioned athletes in the league I am sure he is not against his own health.

  • Youssef Hamidi
    Youssef Hamidi 2 days ago

    Who is this poor mans max kellerman?

  • frank 4434
    frank 4434 2 days ago

    Steven A Smith is 100% right......

  • Dark Star
    Dark Star 2 days ago

    Are the NFL sure AB doesn't have a little case of CTE going on right now?!!!

  • Gaming With Griff
    Gaming With Griff 2 days ago

    As a ravens fan i am very pleased with this

  • jonathan phillips
    jonathan phillips 2 days ago

    Arguments were way better with skip on this show

  • rich Tuesday
    rich Tuesday 2 days ago

    He snapped on ole girl 😂😂

  • Nick McConnell
    Nick McConnell 2 days ago

    Stephan A needs to settle down. I am a Raiders fan and was never worried about this. Not a big deal. Let it go and quit being a whiny bitch.

  • Dan Goodnight
    Dan Goodnight 2 days ago

    wouldn't trade one Edelman for two divas

  • C#
    C# 2 days ago

    Game, set, match Stephen A.

  • Christian McMahon
    Christian McMahon 2 days ago

    Am I the only one who isn’t bothered by Molly at all?
    She really isn’t that annoying

  • Jason Tidd
    Jason Tidd 2 days ago

    If the dumb ass fuckin players want to put themselves in jeopardy knowing all the risks and side affects that can happen to them and they still want to go down that road then let them sign the waiver so the nfl can't be help responsible cause guy forbid if you tell a black man what to do it would be racist

  • Mack Peters
    Mack Peters 2 days ago

    Was he wearing his preferred helmet when he got laid out against Cincinnati? Seriously just wondering

  • Martin
    Martin 2 days ago

    If I hear someone say capitulate one more time I'm gonna lose it. Lmao

  • BlackMist
    BlackMist 2 days ago

    Say what you want about what Stephen said, but hes right brothers always wanna hold out on sum dumb shit, or more money. Anybody would appreciate being in their position especially having a career where you making millions.

  • Darryl Flinch
    Darryl Flinch 2 days ago

    I think it's a psychological thing for AB. He likes the helmet that has been working for him for years and has cause ZERO problems. So if AB for whatever reason gets a concussion with the new helmet then he would blame it on the new one. LOL

  • 2 Eze
    2 Eze 2 days ago +1

    She looked so butt hurt after 😂😂

  • GunLineBoss 87
    GunLineBoss 87 2 days ago

    I'm the man number 1😂😂🤣

  • Ailsa Ni
    Ailsa Ni 2 days ago

    Antonio the clown

  • nomibe2911
    nomibe2911 2 days ago

    Stephen A. is mad because Antonio left his team.

  • jaylovespti
    jaylovespti 2 days ago

    Julio is the only modern day WR who doesn't act like an idiot! He should be paid 50 million a year

  • CoV Online
    CoV Online 2 days ago

    Make everything out of nerf Steven (Lame) Smith! This is a dumb conversation. Hes an adult let him do what he wants. If he dont want to wear a helmet let him, he will last one down but the problem will be over in just one down.

    • Ailsa Ni
      Ailsa Ni 2 days ago

      Steven A I see you brother you just took the culture forward 5 years.

  • Goofy Dog
    Goofy Dog 2 days ago

    Im here to watch the chic........could give a S-IT about AB and his stupid helmet.

  • Tracy Sharp
    Tracy Sharp 2 days ago

    Steven a Smith you are right! He makes all blacks look bad!

  • Goofy Dog
    Goofy Dog 2 days ago


  • otherZinc
    otherZinc 2 days ago

    @Stephen A Smith,
    You "Are A Damn Fool"!
    Sports "don't need YOU" !
    Please GTFOOH!

  • Drtist1
    Drtist1 2 days ago

    Molly Pisses! She cant wait to storm off, after commercial break! lol.... Jalen, forget about Lavar Ball, Steven A, is the culprit!