Richard Sherman defends Tim Ryan's comments about Lamar Jackson | First Take

  • Published on Dec 6, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to San Francisco 49ers radio analyst Tim Ryan being suspended for making comments about Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson's skin color.
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  • GoldiLox
    GoldiLox Day ago

    she don't have to know how to read, she look good af, ill teach her everything lmao

    • GoldiLox
      GoldiLox Day ago

      read in ur head first, and give ur self some head room of about 5 words... ull be fine. lol

  • Mike Green
    Mike Green 5 days ago

    On my 65”tv I was fooled also. Defenders were constantly diving at Ingram with no ball in his hands, black jerseys, in the rain. They kept calling that same fake handoff- because it was working. Race wasn’t the issue, it WAS actually hard to see the ball! The world has lost its mind turning this into racial controversy. Nobody was making fun of his skin. Nobody made fun of his intellect. Losers.

  • Kurtus Doss
    Kurtus Doss 7 days ago +1

    ESPN needs to stick to sports and leave racism and politics alone and stop having a double standard at there network.

  • Debra Johnson
    Debra Johnson 8 days ago

    Stephen IU probably s*** if Antonio Brown play for the Baltimore with me

  • Debra Johnson
    Debra Johnson 8 days ago

    That's because it's Lamar Jackson think about it

  • M Huh
    M Huh 9 days ago

    He said his dark skin. But Sherman is right... It isn't even a malice comment.

  • Edward Copeland
    Edward Copeland 12 days ago

    RACE...thật word again... when will sun responsible person stand up and scientifically explain to the whole world and America that's no such thing as raise this is way everything become cold it to me we do we use propaganda that really doesn't exist we are a human specie and the most potent of that specie is melanated people.

  • Ct Bt
    Ct Bt 13 days ago

    I agree with Stephen a Smith

  • Debra Johnson
    Debra Johnson 13 days ago

    I think it was a very ignorant and stupid comment where does he even come up with that from he is a hater and Prejudice

  • paul thomas
    paul thomas 16 days ago

    finally...a man with a brain. thank you richard. the guy made a fair point. it is indeed harder to see. its not a racist issue. its a visual issue. if i use a blue pen and write on blue paper you cannot see it.

  • Brian K
    Brian K 17 days ago

    That's absolutely ridiculous he was fired, if you took offense to that than maybe you should look at urself.. If race is the 1st thing that comes to mind, maybe ur the Racist! 49ners lost all credibility in my book, hope they loose their 1st game in post season!!

  • xoites877
    xoites877 17 days ago

    I think the real complaint about Lamar Jackson is that he is just better than anybody else at play faking. It is not the color of his skin. It is his ability to play the game. It pisses some people off.

  • Timothy Brown
    Timothy Brown 18 days ago

    Let’s be real I’m black and honestly you can tell when somebody has an underlying intent on being racist . Let’s just stop being overly sensitive 🤷🏽‍♂️. Yes it could’ve been worded better . and yes I guess you can see it as a “racist comment “. But I think if we stop trying to dissect every little thing we would be able to have open and honest conversation white and black people alike .🤷🏽‍♂️

  • B More
    B More 24 days ago +1

    Ok let’s make rainbow footballs then 🏈

  • Knight B
    Knight B 26 days ago

    Trump Era exposing lots of White Supremacy! And I love it! No more closet White Supremacy. 2020 baby!!

  • DaffyDuck
    DaffyDuck 28 days ago

    Look at how First Take showed Sherman's comments on Tim Ryan in FULL and in CONTEXT, but First Take NEVER showed Tim Ryan's ACTUAL QUOTE or correctly put the conversation IN CONTEXT. It's clear that First Take never wanted to play the actual soundbite or spell it out on the screen, because if they did, people would see how stupid this whole controversy is. This show is garbage now in the PC Era.

  • GeneUs Mind
    GeneUs Mind 28 days ago

    Why yall always trying to sound like an english professor instead of talking sports? I'm sick of it.

  • Devil0027
    Devil0027 28 days ago

    The football doesn’t match that dudes skin or their uniforms, FOH. But her reading at the beginning of the vid, sheesh that was painful

  • ThereIsNoTry V
    ThereIsNoTry V 29 days ago

    So say "brown arm" instead of "black skin"? Headlines about NOTHING

  • SteegJobz Official
    SteegJobz Official 29 days ago

    Everybody’s offended. Everybody’s a racist. Jesus Christ. Relaxxxxx people.

  • Sultan2769
    Sultan2769 29 days ago

    This guy saying this in passing gets an 8 minute video on ESPN’s youtube channel.

  • Bobby Kimble
    Bobby Kimble Month ago

    Thought the same thing. Bad wording in this cancel culture.

  • J Greenseed
    J Greenseed Month ago

    Media gives a F a lot more than black folks do.

  • Oz Oz
    Oz Oz Month ago

    Sherman is programmed just the way they like

  • Steven D. Love II
    Steven D. Love II Month ago

    Ima pick real quick but Adrien Peterson played with a purple Jersey I guess he was so good because they didnt knw he had the ball 😂😂😂

  • Bosworth911
    Bosworth911 Month ago

    Your a Uncle Tom Richard.

  • DiMi G
    DiMi G Month ago

    TIM RYAN is saying “dark skin with a dark football with a dark uniform... you could not see that thing” FIND IT ON GOOGLE! He doesnt say black or brown...

  • W Wells
    W Wells Month ago

    It’s not a big deal just could have said it better

  • Keith Kendrick
    Keith Kendrick Month ago

    The bottom line is no one seems to want to give Lamar Jackson credit for just being a good quarterback. With him there’s alway a but or wait til they see him again or if he only completes passes because they are easy throws. Lamar Jackson is an MVP candidate on a 12-2 team, maybe just maybe he’s a good quarterback period.

  • B Beasty
    B Beasty Month ago

    Maybe we should turn the nfl ball white and when christian mcaffrey has a 5 touchdown game we can blame it on his skin and uniform color😂

  • JPWalton951
    JPWalton951 Month ago

    Did they finally replace Molly ???

  • Lee Taylor
    Lee Taylor Month ago

    The effect of reading out loud 🤦🏾‍♂️

  • Q Star
    Q Star Month ago

    I'm offended by that lady... Maybe the words blended with the screen

  • Q Star
    Q Star Month ago

    Wow Stephen A. said white people can talk about race now .. Thanks for your permission

  • Q Star
    Q Star Month ago

    Stephen A. brings up race everyday stfu

  • CocaineJayy
    CocaineJayy Month ago +1

    seems like the purple got darker too lol

  • Kai Sommers
    Kai Sommers Month ago +1

    What's up with the 49ers??? They caused the whole kneeling scene and now there making racist statements.... This organization is whack

  • FK P
    FK P Month ago

    I'm surprised Max kellerman actually said what he said. I thought he was going to say that the comment was outright stupid and racist

  • FK P
    FK P Month ago

    Jalon needs to get Molly pregnant so he can keep her away from the show for a couple months while she's on maternity leave

  • last days
    last days Month ago +1

    Why is it that every time we turn around a white person is disrespecting black people then all of a sudden out of nowhere flies in super negro to protect white people from themselves with statements like he's a nice guy I've known him since I've got to the league notice what he does not understand is he's only known him since the league have you known him all your life absolutely not were you raised in the same house and environment where he was absolutely not so Richard Sherman for you to put on your cape and go and save your white Masa you need to realize that you hurt your credibility as a black man trying to understand the terminology in which they use to describe situations like this just because you have a degree and you are educated does not mean you get a pass from them it just means you are a educated negro

  • Money
    Money Month ago

    My question is when the heck has anybody brought up the color of the football and how dark it is??? And compared it to someone skin tone???? Throughout all the decades football has been around????

  • Fritz Mortimer
    Fritz Mortimer Month ago +1

    What's going on these days? They want to eliminate every word in the dictionary. Everything is offensive in this day in age. What about that guy Max kellerman who pretend that black people can do no wrong? And don't be surprised if he is actually a klan member. You know the kind of klan I am talking about, the klu klux klan. I have black skin, if someone brings that up there is nothing racist about that. They are just pointing out the obvious. Just shut up you bunch of clowns. All of you. I am tired of all you liberals who believes unless a president is black, the country is racist although we had a good for nothing black president these past eight years. Where is the zoo keeper? It's time you get these clowns in check. This circus is getting out of hand. People just love playing the victim as if victimhood pays big dividends. Who raised these people? So sensitive. I hate political correctness. That is why I am such a big fan of Donald Trump. A real man. One we have not seen in a very long time. Let's keep America great. Trump 2020. It's about time we have a president that doesn't wear female underwear.

  • Deep Thinker
    Deep Thinker Month ago

    Big mouth Sherman wants to go against the grain....Lamar wore white sleeves last game..still did damage... ignorant remark

  • Tank Coffee
    Tank Coffee Month ago

    Lol this is funny we talking bout this in 2019 going to 2020

  • John-Mark Aukee
    John-Mark Aukee Month ago +1

    Honestly, if Tim Ryan was black, would this be an issue??

    • Wyndamn
      Wyndamn Month ago

      Yes it still would be, check Rob Parker's comments about Robert Griffin the 3rd.

  • Terance The Indomitable

    Who was the hot woman?

  • Terance The Indomitable

    Richard Sherman has officially been exposed as a phony and a fraud. Sherman has always been the "Black activist" type, but since Tim Ryan is his boy, he makes ridiculous excuses for him. If an announcer he doesn't like had said that, he would want that dude to be arrested.

  • Derrick F
    Derrick F Month ago

    Why is he overly loud? He couldn't make his point without yelling like a idiot. Being loud doesn't make it sound better or right. The other person never raised his voice and got his point across. From a black man.

  • 1maddd2mackxxck 1maddd2mackxxck

    I like you Stephen A Smith & no matter how intellectual you are by propagating words on TV a lot of people don't know what it means
    Please stay in your lane because when it comes to skin color we all KNOWS what the outcome could be of you if the opposite folks of your race thought you were trying to commit a mutiny or you are perceived as a THREAT

  • Hell Raizah
    Hell Raizah Month ago

    Max you're treading thin ice, i know this is a debate show but come on

  • Terrance Thrweatt
    Terrance Thrweatt Month ago

    He shouldn’t have said it point blank. He too old and experienced to not know what he was saying

  • Philip Turner
    Philip Turner Month ago +3

    I've seen plenty of Black dudes darker than Lamar Jackson 😂

  • James Spinaris
    James Spinaris Month ago +1

    Jackson should just wear white sleeves next game just to do it.

  • Alonzo Snapps
    Alonzo Snapps Month ago +1

    Richard Sherman when speaks has forever been an empty barrel, and we know what they do rolling down hill..

  • luke griffith
    luke griffith Month ago

    Just gotta say it but what y’all say when you see a white dude get a raise? Oh it’s because his white skin..gotta get real with Ourselves were living in a very hypocritical time

  • Derrick Render
    Derrick Render Month ago

    I hate the word articulate.

  • Noble Young
    Noble Young Month ago +1

    🇺🇸🤦🏽‍♂️🗯Some People Just Needs To Grow Up & Stop Crying Over Everything Like A Little Girl 👧🏻💭😭

  • LaMar Richardson
    LaMar Richardson Month ago +1

    This is what sigmas do !

  • Matt A
    Matt A Month ago

    Welcome to the left controlled media

  • Emmett Thornton
    Emmett Thornton Month ago +1

    Well we should bring it up for baseball.