Stephen A.: Mac Jones will be the Patriots' starter over Cam Newton come playoff time | First Take

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Stephen A.: Mac Jones will be the Patriots' starter over Cam Newton come playoff time | First Take
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Mel Kiper Jr. discuss which rookie QB is most likely to start a playoff game this season.
0:00 Stephen A. explains why Mac Jones is poised to take Cam Newton's job by the time the playoffs roll around.
0:30 Max Kellerman rules out the possibility of Bill Belichick replacing Jones with Cam Newton and weighs in on how long Jimmy Garoppolo can hang onto his starting spot ahead of rookie Trey Lance.
2:30 Mel Kiper on the New England Patriots' returning players and the likelihood of Mac Jones unseating Cam Newton.
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0:00​ Stephen A. explains why Mac Jones is poised to take Cam Newton's job by the time the playoffs roll around. 0:30​ Max Kellerman rules out the possibility of Bill Belichick replacing Jones with Cam Newton and weighs in on how long Jimmy Garoppolo can hang onto his starting spot ahead of rookie Trey Lance. 2:30​ Mel Kiper on the New England Patriots' returning players and the likelihood of Mac Jones unseating Cam Newton.
Lewis Merrick
Lewis Merrick 2 ditë më parë
@Finn Benicio Definitely, been watching on Flixzone for since december myself :D
Finn Benicio
Finn Benicio 2 ditë më parë
a trick : watch movies on flixzone. I've been using them for watching all kinds of movies during the lockdown.
positive energy
positive energy 2 orë më parë
Mac Jones is better than cam newton cam newton era is over he fell off the map it doe sdcc not matter about the team either cam is not that good anymore
Barry Allen
Barry Allen 3 orë më parë
That was obvious
J Willow
J Willow 5 orë më parë
I just wanna know where was all these ppl "supporting" Cam when he was a panther ? & I'm all for rocking with ya team but be real with yourself Patriots era of greatness is OVER
Chris Delaney
Chris Delaney 10 orë më parë
Cam Newton is an inaccurate thrower, Mac Jones is accurate. Case closed.
Ricardo Romney
Ricardo Romney 10 orë më parë
Mel Kiper sucks asa draft expert and stephen a smith needs to stick to basketball like seriously Cam was amazing until he got covid and lost his rhytm and now he has a full training camp and healthy pats lets go cam baby sas smh.
Evan DeCavitch
Evan DeCavitch 11 orë më parë
Mac Jones is a baaaadddd maaaannnn!!!!
Adam 14 orë më parë
As a pats fan, im cool with mac jones sitting behind cam for a year or so if cam actually plays good
Michael Anthony
Michael Anthony 15 orë më parë
Pats aren’t making the playoffs
Zion Mamba
Zion Mamba 15 orë më parë
No he won’t.
Gabriel BG
Gabriel BG 17 orë më parë
Mac Jones can do something Trey Lance can't do too....throw accurately. Lance is at best a RB that can somewhat throw. When he becomes injured from abusing his body he'll be another RG III story and Mac will be posting top 10 QB like numbers within 3 years time and gradually develop into a top 5 QB. Stop sleeping on Big Mack Attack!
Parish D
Parish D 18 orë më parë
Playoffs!? We’re talking playoffs!? For a Pats team who beat JUST 2 teams with a better than .500 record last year? Face it Pats, your days of mediocrity have only begun, Tom put the hex on yall 😂
William H Music 2021
William H Music 2021 19 orë më parë
Silver Soul
Silver Soul 20 orë më parë
If Bengals dont get a new O line Burrow finna tear his other Achilles
Nick Pan
Nick Pan 20 orë më parë
Mac Jones is the next Brady...
Bom Trady
Bom Trady 22 orë më parë
If the Pats get in the playoffs it will be because of Cam.. Bill already said Cam is the starter until Mac can compete and if they’re winning games and in playoff position there is no reason to bench. Stop letting Stephen A talk football
Ibraahiym Kadessh
Ibraahiym Kadessh Ditë më parë
Pats are built for a season with Newton at the helm. SAS is smoking opinion crack.
Deadpool Ditë më parë
Anyone who wants Cam over Jones is dumb Cam is washed up hot garbage the man should focus more on his throwing technique instead of making these “doubting” or “hype” videos on his insta
William Wallace 88
William Wallace 88 Ditë më parë
Of course, scam newton is a 1 trick pony to old to perform his 1 trick, And in a few years lame jackson will be in the same boat playing bk up Qb for the Redskins or some other sheety team.
D News
D News Ditë më parë
Max Kellerman should do the entire Sports World a favor and 'cancel himself'.
Daniel Tayong
Daniel Tayong Ditë më parë
Mac Jones! Who? Mac Jones! Sorry I had to do that.
Tristan Rollins
Tristan Rollins Ditë më parë
Stephen A Smith. Has been so wrong in 2021.
strangewayshere Ditë më parë
Molly needs a mute button.
Griffin Money
Griffin Money Ditë më parë
Playoffs ??? This team ain’t making the playoffs boi
Miles W Hartung (2021)
Miles W Hartung (2021) Ditë më parë
This is one of the worst takes I have ever heard
Jonathan Thicklin
Jonathan Thicklin Ditë më parë
Stephen A Smith has never liked Cam Newton fam. This doesn't surprise me coming from him.
Deron Wade
Deron Wade Ditë më parë
thats if they make the playoffs
owen daboss
owen daboss Ditë më parë
Stop disrespecting cam. They will give him a full season and he will play well just watch nobody works harder then cam.
James Cowan
James Cowan Ditë më parë
Cam is like all spoda QB's cant pre snap read and audible. JS
James Cowan
James Cowan Ditë më parë
It would take 50 yrs for cam to learn that offense. JS
Elizabeth Read
Elizabeth Read Ditë më parë
Max Kelleman is such a ‘take’ analyst. He didn’t say one thing I haven’t heard before. Tired.
Hank Ton
Hank Ton Ditë më parë
Click bait Max did most of the talking
Jonathan Ditë më parë
Stephen A says hating on Cam smh.
Nathanael Sodeman
Nathanael Sodeman Ditë më parë
So cam takes them than they’ll throw a rookie in . Why does Stephen A get to talk about sports
Honest Abe
Honest Abe Ditë më parë
The next time black media like Stephan A Smith wants to complain about white owners denying black people front office jobs, he should remember that the the same crazy view he has of black qbs like Newton is the same way that white owners view them. Stephen A Smith has this obsession with degrading Newton. Mac Noodle Arm Jones has yet to play a snap in the NFL . Yet Stephen A Smith is annointing him the starter in an NFL playoff game. Mac Jones played with better WRs and rb in college than NE has on their team right now. It's disgusting to hear so many members of black media degrade black players. And white media defend black players a lot better. It's going to be lovely to see when white ownership comes for Stephen A smiths job. And nobody will be there to defend him.
Blassie P
Blassie P Ditë më parë
Come playoff time if Patriots are in contention it will be cause Cam is playing good fool's trying to throw this boi into the flames before he's ready but typically ESPN always reaching....
TheDudeInNC Ditë më parë
How many times do we have to hear Max’s ongoing excuses for Cam Newton’s 2020 season.
abstractheory1 Ditë më parë
Mac Jones over Cam? Must be some racisms involved as far as Stephen A is concerned, Im sure.
Dktreee Ditë më parë
Did cam holler a sad gf or sum
JJ Ditë më parë
How many time has Stephen really been right tho
Hackermusic Ditë më parë
I hope Cam plays well enough for Mac to sit for a while and get worked in slowly. It almost always takes a pocket passer longer to play at a high level than a guy that has one read and run in his bag.
Paul McCarthy
Paul McCarthy Ditë më parë
Let’s see if the patriots make the playoffs first...
Nicolai Ditë më parë
No Jolly Rodgers in GB .. the 🐻 could win the division...
Andre Kiley
Andre Kiley Ditë më parë
Playoffs? What makes you think they just going to be able just to slide back into the playoff picture nahhh they got some work to do they need Tom Brady more than people actually think
Buckstalker Ditë më parë
Wrong Bradys last season proved it he got carried By his defense all season
Ric Ric
Ric Ric Ditë më parë
I really hate sas on this show hate listening to him talk he say the most stupid stuff. I barely watch the show cause of him. Salute Max
William nichols
William nichols Ditë më parë
Your so smart max why in the world do you keep letting the Patriots make u look stupid. The pats are stacked this s year are defence elite and the offense is way improved buff and Miami sucks
Alfredo Cruz
Alfredo Cruz Ditë më parë
I like how they bring up how mac jones cant run yet has the same 40 time as patrick mahomes
Isaiah Prout
Isaiah Prout Ditë më parë
Running in a straightine isn't the same as being athletic enough to run around and dodge defenders casual
Josh DePeel
Josh DePeel Ditë më parë
3:12 it was at this moment that the producers told the guys to look up through their IFB's lmao
Goat Edwards
Goat Edwards Ditë më parë
Cam bout to ball out. Y y’all tryna act like cam ain’t got no more juice. Y’all didn’t do Ben or Phillip or none of the other white qbs like that wen it comes to black y’all just try to throw them away like trash
amber crowder
amber crowder 2 ditë më parë
fook yoo
fook yoo 2 ditë më parë
We can't denial that Cam was straight garbage last year
T. Emanuelson
T. Emanuelson 2 ditë më parë
dabbin at defenders, came back at cam a ten fold!
Jared Thomas
Jared Thomas 2 ditë më parë
why would they do that ? you don't swap qb players at PLAYOFF TIME!!
craig walrath
craig walrath 2 ditë më parë
Wrong again Stephen A. If Newton stays healthy he will be the starter. Belichick ins't going to switch QBs if the Patriots make the playoffs. That's a RIDICULOUS statement.
Chef Duke
Chef Duke 2 ditë më parë
OMG Stephen A Mac Jones is a bust
Weedy Guitar Studio
Weedy Guitar Studio 2 ditë më parë
Mac Jones is the next Johnny Foozball 😂kiss the playoffs good-bye
Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius 2 ditë më parë
Max is making all of the good points here. The only way Mac Jones is starting is when Bill loses faith in Cam and gains faith in Mac Jones. The only way Mac is starting early is when Cam gets hurt, AND so does Jarrett Stidham. Let's not forget there's more than two QBs on the roster now. Bill Belichick doesn't start rookies, ever. Bill is a strict coach, that means reps and preseason. Bill doesn't change that for anyone. He wants all of his players prepared and well coached. No exceptions.
Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius 2 ditë më parë
@lil Williams There's no guarantee of anything except that Bill Belichick makes the calls and demands reps and practice time from everyone.
lil Williams
lil Williams 2 ditë më parë
On the new England depth chart it's cam, mac, than stidham. Mac will start before stidham
Keyshawn Varnado
Keyshawn Varnado 2 ditë më parë
The Bears made the playoffs last year with poor QB production. Is it not possible that they can make it again?
Anton Morrison
Anton Morrison 2 ditë më parë
No he won't
ANDREW 2 ditë më parë
Cam is washed. Been a very long time since his MVP season
Vos Landeck
Vos Landeck 2 ditë më parë
The Patriots will be fishing come playoff time, lol. Kellerman: "When is the last time Belichick started a rookie QB?" Come on now, last year was the first time they've had a new QB in like 20 years, lol. Hard to predict what Belichick will do with QBs....he didn't have to do anything but write Brady's name in the QB1 position for 2 decades.
El Jefe Sinnaman
El Jefe Sinnaman 2 ditë më parë
Mac Jones is trash (Andy Dalton, Darnold, Trubisky, Drew Locke,josh Rosen, Wentz caliber ttash). So is Zack Wilson, all hype and sass but not resilience,
True Journey
True Journey 2 ditë më parë
I don't get the Mac Jones hype
Daniel Ambros
Daniel Ambros Ditë më parë
Wayne Verhoff
Wayne Verhoff 2 ditë më parë
49ers other picks are scheme changes to Lance. He's the starter
Wayne Verhoff
Wayne Verhoff 2 ditë më parë
Please tell me how Jimmy G is better than Lance.
Skrt V
Skrt V 2 ditë më parë
Whats this dudes problem with Cam Newton bro come on 💀💀💀
Dylan Perez
Dylan Perez 2 ditë më parë
Mac will start week 1, forget about the playoffs.
PDOTSMITH 2 ditë më parë
So if killA CAM gets them to the playoffs..... Mac Jones is coming in 🤔🤔🤔
miguel duran
miguel duran 2 ditë më parë
Black people hating on black people.
Zach Chmael
Zach Chmael 2 ditë më parë
No, he wont.
Jordan Watkins
Jordan Watkins 2 ditë më parë
I hope they give cam another season to start
Jonathan Sims
Jonathan Sims 2 ditë më parë
Its funny to read all the hate SAS is getting about Cam. Look guys, i know its popular to go with what everyone is saying, but SAS is right. Cam is bad, he has NEVER been CONSISTANLY accurate. As i said before, Cam is a GREAT MADDEN quarterback but at this point it is what it is. He's not MVP Cam anymore and he cannot get you to a Super Bowl strictly off his arm. im not!
Peen Head
Peen Head 2 ditë më parë
Patriots have the best defense in the league now. They will easily be at least the 2nd best team in the AFC east. It doesnt matter who they start.
cholhwa 2 ditë më parë
Mac Jones will be the Patriots' starter over Cam Newton when Cam Newton gets injured.
Alberto David Jr
Alberto David Jr 2 ditë më parë
Aren't these the same ppl that talk about what makes the Pats great is that they change their identity to who they play...why is switching of playstyle such a negative to Mac Jones and Cam when they wont have the same offense every week in the season anyway
PRIS 2 ditë më parë
Imagine former league MVP Cam Newton at home watching this eating popcorn 🍿... OK
PRIS Ditë më parë
Neither here nor there to me buddy 😅
Hydra Dominatus
Hydra Dominatus Ditë më parë
@PRIS Cam won't even start the season. How's that for a point?
PRIS Ditë më parë
@Hydra Dominatus that's beside the point.
Hydra Dominatus
Hydra Dominatus Ditë më parë
When was the last time Cam played like an MVP? 10 years ago?
PRIS Ditë më parë
@Buckstalker nothing personal here buddy. God Bless you and ur family🙏
Thomas Kelly
Thomas Kelly 2 ditë më parë
What a stupid ignorant question by Max " when was the last time BB started a rookie QB?? " Well genius seeing he had Brady for 20 yrs prior to last season Max what do you think ?
Lay Khampane
Lay Khampane 2 ditë më parë
Bill belichick and the death star strike back..the Revenge
nesseiht gnay
nesseiht gnay 2 ditë më parë
max max max...the patriots got 7 wins is because the jets SUCKS ok, if the jets were a good enough team the patriots would have 5 or 6 wins only
Smooth Operator
Smooth Operator 2 ditë më parë
Where are Mel Kiper's lips?? 😳
Michael MacRae
Michael MacRae 2 ditë më parë
I bet SAS doesn't season his meat.
Johnny Rocket
Johnny Rocket 2 ditë më parë
Mac Jones gonna win 8 games then get traded for a first round pick.
Hyrum Simanu
Hyrum Simanu 2 ditë më parë
What’s wrong with Mac Kellermans lips🤣
Nick Pan
Nick Pan 20 orë më parë
Is that Mac Jones and Max Kellermans kid? Lmao
Big Unk
Big Unk 2 ditë më parë
As a serious pats fan I want to see Mac Jones start but I believe cam will play good coming up season
Adam 14 orë më parë
@Benjamin Douglas i think this is his last chance. Im in no rush to see mac jones and i dont want us to shove him out there when hes not ready (which i know bill wont do). If cam plays well it should be his job to lose. If he picks up where he left off last year then id want to see jones sooner rather than later
Benjamin Douglas
Benjamin Douglas 18 orë më parë
Cam was one hopping 17 yard outs last year, he's a good dude and great teammate but he's physically done. That shoulder is gone.
Daniel Ambros
Daniel Ambros Ditë më parë
Anthony 2 ditë më parë
Bill Belichick went 7-9 with one of the worst offenses (and overall rosters) I've seen in decades, and still had a better season (7-9) than the Giants have had in 5 years, and have done once since 2013. Opt-outs back, free agency additions, draft, the Patriots are going to be fine.
lil Williams
lil Williams 2 ditë më parë
Easily 11-6
erik newton
erik newton 2 ditë më parë
max, stop defending cam. other teams had to deal with covid and no training camp./ the fact is cam just isn't very good .
javier book shadows contributor du
javier book shadows contributor du 2 ditë më parë
207th comment Mac going to throw 25 td this season.
RaWMeSee SoundSavvvy
RaWMeSee SoundSavvvy 2 ditë më parë
So now SAS is writing off Cam when just last season he kept harping on how he didn't put the blame on Cam for the losses due to lack of personnel, smh 🤦🏿‍♂️
mike 14 orë më parë
shannon sharpe called the patriots org racist also.
mike 14 orë më parë
yeawh last year he was trying to say the patriots were racist for not picking up cam earlier.
BROTHA SQUID 2 ditë më parë
Put you on....just come for the comments....those dudes literally have scripts...don’t take it serious😂😂
Sorry 2020
Sorry 2020 2 ditë më parë
Mac will be a bust. Alabama QBs never do well in the league. Why? Bc in the NFL you'll never have the better player in every individual match-up. At Bama they usually have the better players across the board which makes the QBs job easy. Even some of their running backs don't work out well bc they don't the same elite quality of line opening massive holes every play
Jack White
Jack White 2 ditë më parë
@Sorry 2020 well to be fair Zach trevor and Fields went to historically bad teams. Just my opinion that the less skilled one is Lance however he will have the most success being in that system. When that 49er team is healthy they are extremely good.
Sorry 2020
Sorry 2020 2 ditë më parë
@Jack White you right. To me, 2 of the 5 QBs taken will be absolute busts. That's just what history tells. 1-2 will be average starters or solid backups. And only 1-2 are likely to be a top 10-15 passer. Fields and Mac are my choices to be a bust.
Jack White
Jack White 2 ditë më parë
So you can say the same thing about Justin Fields.
Eric Forrest
Eric Forrest 2 ditë më parë
Not enough close to get a Tom probably not again for a long time Tom had to do a lot more work than a first round plus his head coach for 20yrs build the model of defense that's ran today do some history Bill still have more rings
Vishaal Venugopal
Vishaal Venugopal 2 ditë më parë
comments need to understand the claim being made by stephen a isn't about a 3rd round pick they's the 15th overall pick....if cam has 2-3 subpar or below average games in a row....he getting benched
Loud Mouth Sports Talk with Adam Dickens
Loud Mouth Sports Talk with Adam Dickens 2 ditë më parë
Gotta believe in cam. Mac def isn't ready yet.
Dhruv Mistry
Dhruv Mistry 2 ditë më parë
stephan a complains about lack of black starting QBs, also wants Cam benched
Terrence Brantley
Terrence Brantley 2 ditë më parë
No tf he wont
Karl Preston
Karl Preston 2 ditë më parë
Stfu Stephan A
ZayCookinItUp 2 ditë më parë
Doug fresh Fresh doug
Doug fresh Fresh doug 2 ditë më parë
I don't believe in Mac Jones..he ain't game
eric shyaka
eric shyaka 2 ditë më parë
I can’t wait to watch him eat his words when Cam prove him wrong 😠
Shenanigans Nuts
Shenanigans Nuts 2 ditë më parë
If you really think Cam's about to prove anything you're big dumb.
Speedyreedy1218 2 ditë më parë
@Eric Mendenhall 😀 Exactly.
Lonzel Lowe
Lonzel Lowe 2 ditë më parë
He won’t he will just pivot lol
Arthur Ewoudi
Arthur Ewoudi 2 ditë më parë
@nicelemon2 the qb who brought them to playoffs. That’s logic. If Mac bring NE to PO he will keep his job. If it’s Cam it’s the same
nicelemon2 2 ditë më parë
It's Cam Newton's last season in NE regardless. Who starts isn't important, it's going to be who ends up being the QB if they make the playoffs.
Micheal Johnson
Micheal Johnson 2 ditë më parë
Mel is always guessing
Arthas Menethil
Arthas Menethil 2 ditë më parë
The Thing with Miami is I honestly think Tua is Case Keenum 2.0.
Darius Williams
Darius Williams 2 ditë më parë
Case Keenum did go to a conference championship.
ZayCookinItUp 2 ditë më parë
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