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Stephen A Returns For Round 2 Of McGregor Censures After Injury Claim

Stephen A. Smith isn’t quite finished taking Conor McGregor to task in the aftermath of UFC 264. Last week was a rare occasion where Stephen A. Smith may very well have been on the same page with most of the impartial MMA community. Sure, the die-hard Conor McGregor fans have...

Skip Bayless Joins Former Co-Host Stephen A In Blasting McGregor

Former broadcast partners Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith are reuniting from afar in a joint effort in blasting Conor McGregor for his behavior at UFC 264. Conor McGregor has been getting hit with criticism from all angles for his Octagon interview at UFC 264 that came after the Irish...

Stephen A. Smith Takes McGregor To Task For “Tasteless, Classless Behavior”

Stephen A. Smith has taken Conor McGregor to task for his post-fight behavior at UFC 264. Last week, Stephen A. Smith and Conor McGregor met in person for the first time in what was a playful, light-hearted exchange with Smith tapping out to McGregor in the fashion department, at least...

McGregor Joins The Nate Diaz Anti-Retirement Plan, Won’t Ever Leave

Despite having previously announced his MMA retirement on three occasions, Conor McGregor says he plans to compete in the sport for life. The bold claim is one of many “The Notorious” has made in the lead up to his trilogy bout with Dustin Poirier on Saturday. McGregor has taken to...

Stephen A Smith & Max Kellerman Join UFC 264 Broadcast Team

Ahead of the UFC 264 trilogy bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, we know now Stephen A Smith and Max Kellerman will join the broadcast team. The early preliminary action starts on ESPN+ at 6 P.M. E.T. tentatively. Following the first batch of fights will bring more televised preliminary...

Jake Paul Kills Stephen A. Smith With Kindness After Smith’s Criticism

Stephen A. Smith is fed up with Jake Paul’s selection of opponents thus far in his burgeoning career as a professional boxer. Stephen A. Smith is known as one of the most outspoken members in sports media and is widely considered to be the face of ESPN. As such a...

Stephen A. Smith: The UFC Needs Me And Everybody Just Like Me

Stephen A. Smith has decided to respond to his critics and address why fans should appreciate his presence in the sport of MMA. If you were to see Stephen A. Smith’s name in an MMA news outlet’s headline, very little if any good seems to ever come from it. Smith...

Stephen A: Ngannou’s KO The Greatest Thing To Ever Happen To UFC

The First Take crew is showering new UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou with the ultimate praise. Francis Ngannou made history as the first man from Cameroon to become a UFC champion when he knocked out Stipe Miocic at UFC 260. In doing so, the continent of Africa now has three...

Stephen A. Smith Thinks Justin Gaethje & Tony Ferguson Were Hesitant To Grapple Due To COVID-19

ESPN personality Stephen A. Smith has a theory as to why Justin Gaethje and Tony Ferguson didn't engage much in the grappling department. On May 9, Gaethje and Ferguson did battle in the UFC 249 headliner. "The Highlight" served as a replacement opponent. Ferguson was initially set to challenge Khabib...

Donald Cerrone Isn’t Concerned With Stephen A. Smith’s Comments

Donald Cerrone says he hasn't been paying attention to the hoopla surrounding Stephen A. Smith's remarks on his UFC 246 performance. Back in January, Cerrone shared the Octagon with Conor McGregor. Some believed that "Cowboy" was handpicked for McGregor's return, while others felt Cerrone had a shot at upsetting the...

Stephen A. Smith Responds To Donald Cerrone’s Self-Assessment Of UFC 246 Performance

ESPN personality Stephen A. Smith has caught wind of Donald Cerrone's self-assessment of his UFC 246 performance. Back in January, Cerrone shared the Octagon with Conor McGregor. The welterweight bout headlined UFC 246. "Cowboy" was stopped in just 40 seconds via TKO. Stephen A. took a lot of heat for...

Stephen A. Smith: Backlash Over Cowboy Cerrone Criticism Was ‘Ridiculous’

Stephen A. Smith will not be changing his tune on Donald Cerrone's performance at UFC 246. Last month, Conor McGregor made his highly anticipated return to the Octagon. In the main event of UFC 246, the "Notorious" one collided with "Cowboy." While McGregor was the favorite, many considered Cerrone to...

Stephen A. Smith Calls Deontay Wilder’s Costume Excuse ‘Embarrassing’

Stephen A. Smith believes Deontay Wilder's costume excuse for losing his rematch against Tyson Fury isn't a good look. This past Saturday night (Feb. 22), Wilder and Fury clashed in a rematch for the WBC heavyweight title. In their first meeting back in Dec. 2018, the bout went the distance...

Paul Felder Admits Stephen A. Smith’s Comments Post-UFC 246 Bothered Him

UFC lightweight and color commentator Paul Felder has weighed in on the Stephen A. Smith hoopla. Stephen A., who is recognized as the most popular personality on ESPN, drew the ire of many within the MMA community. He appeared on the post-UFC 246 edition of SportsCenter along with Joe Rogan....

Dana White Weighs In On Disagreement Between Joe Rogan & Stephen A. Smith

UFC president Dana White has given his two cents on the disagreement between Joe Rogan and Stephen A. Smith. Stephen A. got plenty of flak for his comments on Donald Cerrone's performance against Conor McGregor at UFC 246. "Cowboy" was defeated in 40 seconds. During the post-UFC 246 edition of...