Stephen A. applauds the Giants for replacing Eli Manning with Daniel Jones | First Take
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the New York Giants replacing Eli Manning with rookie Daniel Jones as the starting QB.
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  • C Truth
    C Truth

    Two sour hearted haters who have never played a down in their lives. You don't use a HOF QB as a tackling dummy. Daniel Jones played 13 games and he wasn't better than Eli despite having better plays and more support. So when do I take the jobs of these dummies? Because I'm better! Talk about money for nothing. Eli wasn't nearly as bad as Brees. Its just because, Jones wasn't nearly as good as Bridgewater or Hill.

  • Weston Spencer
    Weston Spencer

    Eli as a tackling dummy 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • mark price
    mark price

    Eli is being tarred and feathered when it's the complete team that has fallen apart.

  • K B
    K B

    I heard this line 3 months ago and it still is music to my ears. Max Kellerman: "Is DJ an upgrade over Eli? You can't be a downgrade"

  • Joshua Quinones
    Joshua Quinones

    Stephen .A let me tell u I think u are wrong as we can all see that eli is still going to stand strong

    • Joshua Quinones
      Joshua Quinones

      DJ has not been consistent enough throughout his starting time

    • Joshua Quinones
      Joshua Quinones

      And I feel like they let the season go to waste for eli not being there

  • Ramon Fernandez
    Ramon Fernandez

    Eli owns fucking brady jones bouts to break the record of fumbling

  • Zarion Jones
    Zarion Jones

    Yeah but when Mcadoo benched him you all bashed him and called for his job. He was a better coach period.

  • Jordan Dobbins
    Jordan Dobbins

    Im not a giants fan i was around when eli played he has won two sb rings but its time to move on from him

  • fake conservatives
    fake conservatives

    Eli has a ring .. u have um stupid show


    Praise YOU Steven-A! YOU hit it right on the bull's eyes by mentioning the emotional and drowned energy us GIANTS fans have endured not only in the last 6 or 7 seasons? But more like 13 of the 15 complete seasons that Eli Manning has played and this 16th season was no exception! It was about time the owners or the entire staff put us fans first! So thank you Steven-A for bringing up such valuable point!

  • Bob Smith
    Bob Smith

    She needs to stfu!

  • Project mgr
    Project mgr

    Daniel Jones looks more like Eli actually looks like an Eli Clone. They look more like brothers than peyton does?

  • Zach Humphries
    Zach Humphries

    Looking for avid @DraftKings and/or @Fanduel players to agree to take part in a short interview. Your help is much appreciated! @ Message me on Twitter: @Z_Humphries if interested.

  • Evan LaFond
    Evan LaFond

    Eli the best stop disrespecting him and saying he sucks he’s trying his best tf give him a chance

  • Poop

    Eli has a cerebral mind?!

  • Ethan Po
    Ethan Po

    I love,love Eli! He bought us 2 chips and great joy for a decade in a half. The memories will never fade and we will always love Eli...but its time smh But Eli will bow out gracefully and we need to give him a statue. He will always be our guy.

  • British Boxer
    British Boxer

    Title should be : Stephen A. applauds the Giants for replacing Eli Manning with a genetically modified clone of Eli Manning....

  • jj de B
    jj de B

    You all were hating on Daniel Jones,, especially you Max and Mr A Smith,, saying even his name was wrong,, now you all saying he s a great player,, you forgot when you said Daniel Who?

  • Jeff Mitchell
    Jeff Mitchell

    Eli should go be a sports talk host in San Diego. They like him there now.

  • Sharrieff Vincent
    Sharrieff Vincent

    is he that good or is the kicker from Tampa Bay just that bad !

  • Angelo 96
    Angelo 96

    Stephen “I disagree and here’s why” smith

  • Trey Hall
    Trey Hall

    🤔So 💣💣💣✌️👆🐰

  • J SaSa
    J SaSa

    Good OL? They allowed 5 sacks on Jones (sure, he needs to improve his pocket awareness), he had a fumble recovered by TB, and he had to use his legs because of the pressure. Not sure this OL is or performed as good as Max claims it to be. However, I am sure every single OLmen is excited and pumped to be playing for Jones and will work harder to protect him. Very happy Jones' first game ended up in the epic W as it was. TB shot themselves on the foot and lost that game, but to come back from that deficit and without Saquon is spectacular and makes for a great story. Very happy for Jones, and the Giants. But the OL? Average at best, imo. Bottom line: Giants don't win that game with Eli. Thank you and goodbye, Eli.

  • janis317

    Yeah he looks good against Cincy but that was a secondary that had 4 total picks and 0 from their corners all of last year, He also looked good against Tampa and Washington but their secondaries are as bad as the Bengals. Lets see what he does against elite secondary play that has a pass rush to back it up.

  • Jungle Man
    Jungle Man

    God thank you. Now i can watch my Giants again. After his brother retired, it just seemed like Eli gave up. They shouldve traded him a long time ago. Ecspecially how much players move around through the league now.

  • J Stawch
    J Stawch

    watching this after saquon got hurt . Lol

  • explore 2580
    explore 2580

    i want to sleep with molly and here's why

  • kassi420

    I disagree with Max that Offensive line was still garbage

  • stick jr.
    stick jr.

    Stephen A on1, Max kellerman 0

  • Colin Stapleton
    Colin Stapleton

    This is aging well

  • Dino Gonzalez
    Dino Gonzalez

    Plz get rid of molly /: it’s hard to watch tbh

  • Joshua Jacobs
    Joshua Jacobs

    You can tell if molly speaks SAS looks pissed

  • Relayer6a

    Maybe, contrary to what people think, Eli might not want to do it anymore.

  • DXGypsy

    I remember only a month ago these clowns laughing at the Giants over Jones and every reason the team was wrong for doing it. Now they're jumping on the bandwagon. To late. We remember.

  • paul TRUMPER
    paul TRUMPER

    well yous were wrong the boy played really good

  • Bryan Cruz
    Bryan Cruz

    Who's here after Daniel Jones carried the Giants to their first W? 🔥

  • NBK6

    Manning a namby-pamby with a ball who got lucky twice having good players around him. He's never been athletic, has 0 moves. Get rid of him already.

  • tspectuning

    I love Stephen A. And I love Daniel Jones, LETS GO BIG BLUE!!! The comeback kid is coming for that ring!!!!

  • Morris Fostoff
    Morris Fostoff

    If Giants really want to win, they should start using the old 2 backs A formation, they have two outstanding running backs, so many more plays can be constructed with 2 running backs, all you need is the creativeness. At all times one man is back to block, for the runner or QB. but there are so many criss-cross plays that defense will never know who has the ball, or there are more options for passing to either one & open up the running game that way. Giant plays have been mundane & boring, I am 95 yr old,& I can predict 90 % of all your plays by the simple formations that U stick with for 20 yrs or more.

  • Michael Duncan
    Michael Duncan

    Lol I'm watching them play Tampa Bay and he just fumbled

  • Real Heel Ryan
    Real Heel Ryan

    Eli hasn’t been the problem. Definitely not the solution but to put the losses squarely on his is just moronic.Everyone knew this wasn’t going to be a good year. They brought Eli back to teach Jones how to be a qb in the NFL before handing him the reigns. Stephen is doing what he does best. Running off at the mouth about things he has no idea about and has never even tried.

  • James Friss
    James Friss

    Yes he should have been let go last year he is not a good quarterback 240 int career horrible

  • Ludvig Borga
    Ludvig Borga

    Really, Kellerman? You thought Manning was "cooked" last year? He passed for 4200 yards while only throwing 11 interceptions with an offensive line made out of origami paper. Other quarterbacks would give their left kidney to have a season like that.

  • Riveriux Phenom
    Riveriux Phenom

    I will forever hate Eli Manning.

  • Trickshot Squad
    Trickshot Squad

    Giants should sign AB

  • Danielle Murtagh
    Danielle Murtagh

    Fresh set of eyes and a new hunger to win and prove himself to us Giants Fans❤Good Luck Daniel I wish you all the best!

  • Edward Mowton
    Edward Mowton

    Stephen A. Smith's stylist should also be benched. Checkered shirt on checkered suit with a textured tie... lol

  • kingkongstrong

    I will take Eli in Carolina.

  • John Pembroke
    John Pembroke

    Who watches so much that this show still airs.

  • longflopy dog
    longflopy dog

    Eli has Downs

  • Arn Martin
    Arn Martin

    Payton M went 3-13 in his first year and 13-3 because they found out he was the real deal you have to know all the kids capabilities

    • Arn Martin
      Arn Martin

      Brian OSullivan yeah men but there’s something about DJ that reminds me of Peyton he can bring out the best of other players around him but your completely right

    • Brian OSullivan
      Brian OSullivan

      Arn Martin How about Troy Aikman. Lost all 15 of his starts in his rookie season, getting killed over and over, because he had no one around him. The last time I checked, won three Super Bowls, built a team around him, and went to Canton. Sometimes, you have to go through baptism by fire to know what you really have.

  • ilikeiguanas.23

    The whole offensive line argument is such bullshit. Eli has been cooked for years now

  • Carlos Nieto
    Carlos Nieto

    I wish they wouldve made this decision in the offseason

  • Noel Ortiz
    Noel Ortiz

    Idk why people keep talking about this what’s done is done don’t make it worse then it’s gotta be Daniel Jones is are future and we got to move ahead there’s no going back

  • Five-Mars

    Max: "Well let me start by sayi..." S.A.S: " YOU'RE WRONG AND HERES WHY!"

  • Mr. Marquis
    Mr. Marquis

    So Molly summed up what Steven A. said and reiterated what max said? . . 🤦🏽‍♂️😂

  • Ayush Flames
    Ayush Flames

    Is max kellerman really a giants fan?

  • Jhon Sepulvedo
    Jhon Sepulvedo

    Ecry Spamming

  • One4All All4One
    One4All All4One

    Eli can retire if he wants. He got so many millions. Some people are so greedy.

  • Aubrey Souza
    Aubrey Souza

    Lying bout that Cincy game

  • lamp love
    lamp love

    Hmmmm keep Eli and you lose, put in Jones and you either win or you lose and he gets experience under his belt and starts to work to improve now. Why is this a debate????

  • Alex Blake
    Alex Blake

    I mean they’re sitting Eli to play Eli.... I’m not expecting much

  • Rashon Black
    Rashon Black

    they actin like sterling shepard aint shit.....i wish we had him

  • Fearlessthegoat

    The defense ain’t the best either

  • RMadrid4

    Stfu molly, you are a moderator!

  • Bobby

    Eli will be the worst, most undeserving, QB to make the HOF. It's a disgrace.

    • Nah Fam
      Nah Fam

      Explain your reasoning?

  • Stevie Blue
    Stevie Blue

    Steven A is clueless as usual. Shurmur just threw up the white flag after game 2, and quit on this season. How these players who didn't quit after a 1-7 start last year will play for this coach is a huge question mark now. How will Jones fare with teammates who may be half-assing it? This was a Ray Handley move. Smart coaches like Coughlin would have put him in November, just like he did with Eli in 2004. Shurmur will turn Jones into a bootleg and rollout machine, and he'll be lucky if he lasts a full season without injury. I hope I'm wrong.

  • flawless footstomper
    flawless footstomper

    Now it's ben's time...get rid of the waste of space who cost the steelers a playoff

    • flawless footstomper
      flawless footstomper

      @Jake Duffy stop crying, sounds like your getting tired of holding ben's jock strap....but don't want to admit he is old he can not get us to the playoffs let alone the superbowl. Move along

    • Jake Duffy
      Jake Duffy

      Ur not flawless my friend

  • Giovanni Carbajal
    Giovanni Carbajal

    You’re wrong and here’s why 2:07

  • Charlie Taylor
    Charlie Taylor

    But when eli is giving dimes and wr's drop them its always eli's fault

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