Mason Rudolph initiated the fight vs. Myles Garrett - Max Kellerman | First Take

  • Published on Nov 15, 2019
  • Max Kellerman reacts to Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett’s brawl with Steelers QB Mason Rudolph and says Rudolph is the one who initiated the fight and Garrett should not be penalized for the rest of the season.
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  • Akura Sen
    Akura Sen 2 days ago

    What was his dumbass watch? Garrett pulled Rudolph down on top of him. Stephen A is a clown as usual

  • Ellis Gill
    Ellis Gill 4 days ago


  • George Griffen
    George Griffen 5 days ago +1

    Stephanie A. Smith ...Wow!!

  • fear 7892
    fear 7892 6 days ago

    If myles garret gets suspended 14 games it just shows the NFL's hypocrisy.

  • Louwop Daprophet
    Louwop Daprophet 6 days ago

    Stephen didnt believe what he was saying the point of view was given to him to avoid racial kick back you can tell because he refuses to look into the camera

  • GreenEyedBandit
    GreenEyedBandit 6 days ago

    Maxx 💯💯💪🏾💪🏾!! SAS, the reason I always change the channel!! 😏

  • Michael Garcia
    Michael Garcia 7 days ago

    I don’t know what happened to Stephen A. Smith, but he’s turned into the absolute voice of reason on ESPN. I find myself agreeing with him 100% on every issue.

  • Storman Mac NCM/Mac-Productions Storman Mac

    Steven a sell out

  • Asher Skelton
    Asher Skelton 9 days ago

    I think it's pathetic. Madon Rudolph showed malicious intent first. Then Myles clearly sgowed he was in control and willing to defend himself in a malicious way perhaps and Pouncey kicking Myles in the head at the end was clearly malicious. If we're being totally honest here, they should all get similar fines and suspensions. It was a fight. Just because you win or lose a fight doesn't mean you should or should not be suspended. You fought and should be suspended. Bar none. All 3 of them should have been suspended 2 weeks and all should be fined $42k per game they're suspended. Sorry but have you heard Myles speak? He's not a killer. He's an athlete and a professional. He shouldn't be looked down on any more then Mason Rudolph. Frankly, Mason shouldn't be a starting QB with his temperament. He has clearly proven that he can't handle the pressure of losing. Markice Pouncey isn't a dirty player either really. He's kind of an old school guy and he really is tough as nails but he took his retaliation too far as well. But that's just my opinion.

  • Dewayne Roberson
    Dewayne Roberson 10 days ago

    I got penislized last night

  • Dewayne Roberson
    Dewayne Roberson 10 days ago

    Max Kellerman for president

  • Rodney Cadwallader
    Rodney Cadwallader 11 days ago

    The two guys on each end of the table look like they want to hit Stephen with a helmet lol

  • Wally Byers
    Wally Byers 13 days ago

    My dog just left a steaming pile of rudolph in the end zone.

  • Rael Ockletree
    Rael Ockletree 13 days ago

    So Stephen A is backing Mason rudolph

  • Tarek Kennedy
    Tarek Kennedy 13 days ago

    Max invited to the cookout, the barbeque and the pool party

  • Teabag Squad
    Teabag Squad 13 days ago

    Mason Rudolph was trying to take off Myles Garret helmet if you watch the clip and he tried to fight first so that’s what mason Rudolph gets

  • AfricanONSLAUGHT
    AfricanONSLAUGHT 13 days ago

    I’ve seen Mason liking those Tomi Lauren tweets... Something don’t smell right with him either😒

  • Peter Rodby
    Peter Rodby 13 days ago

    I'm surprised nobody saw Rudolph's spikes to the groin! Mason should have been BANNED!

  • randombro89
    randombro89 14 days ago

    Thumbnail looks like Matt damond

  • AngryBlackMan 2018
    AngryBlackMan 2018 14 days ago

    The real victim is the helmet

  • john divine
    john divine 14 days ago


  • kayden king
    kayden king 14 days ago

    I hate wen sports casters never plyaed any sports.

  • Pj Pj
    Pj Pj 15 days ago

    Recently, a Popeye's employee body slammed an old White woman in a parking lot. I'm sure (((Kellerman))) could justify that as well. What an insipid Beta male.

  • J_Dougg
    J_Dougg 15 days ago +2

    Rudolph said he wanted his helmet back and Garrett gave it to him.🤷‍♂️

    • Osgood Day
      Osgood Day 12 days ago

      Dog-from-Tom-and-Jerry style

  • Aliven Kikin
    Aliven Kikin 15 days ago

    Rudolph no longer had the ball he made the pass to the receiver, Garrett had no legitimate reason to 1 complete the tackle and 2. Drive Rudolph into the ground. The instigation was by Garrett, stop pretending like any other player would sit and take that BS then when Rudolph replied to Garrett to get him off him, Garrett used it as an excuse to escalate it further the situation wouldnt have happened if not for Garretts actions.

  • David Martinsen
    David Martinsen 15 days ago

    I'm surprised it hasn't gone racial yet..

  • MarrioWoodard
    MarrioWoodard 16 days ago

    Max is right PERIOD!

  • Brooks BB
    Brooks BB 16 days ago

    Max is an absolute pawn. What a piece of sh**. He hit him with the helmet. How are you defending him. Oh yea ESPN is owned by Disney. They have to support anyone who isn't white.max is the worst analyst on the channel so he has to try and make controversy

  • Los Chamacos 4EVER
    Los Chamacos 4EVER 16 days ago

    Can someone just shut stephen a the f up .🤣. Hes litterally the problem

  • Jewel Grier
    Jewel Grier 16 days ago

    U are what you.answer too..he should of just called him white trash or reported him..idk

  • wilman 7 5 7
    wilman 7 5 7 16 days ago

    Football is for Men..Go Referee a Women's soccer game..

  • Gabriel Charleston
    Gabriel Charleston 16 days ago

    Stephen A never defends black players

  • Elizabeth Bishop
    Elizabeth Bishop 17 days ago

    Mason tudolf sucks any way

  • Efren Rodriguez
    Efren Rodriguez 17 days ago

    Mason Rudolph Not so innocent. 🤓

  • jed dej
    jed dej 17 days ago

    How many Browns bots does Max Liarman and Garrett Smollett have commenting here?

  • SimplyBeautiful70
    SimplyBeautiful70 17 days ago

    SAS , JW, MW, and everyone alike needs to be on the same airliner and then 💣🔥💀wouldn’t feel no type of way‼️

  • Won Roddy
    Won Roddy 17 days ago

    Thanks Max for keeping it real..Rudolph should have been suspended as well..Miles was wrong for swinging helmet.. Rudolph u couldn't get his helmet off..he took yours off even with 2 o lineman trying to stop him..not a bright idea to rush him after that

  • The Punisher 3771
    The Punisher 3771 17 days ago

    I actually agree with Max on this one 100%...WOW - Max is getting smarter...Stephen A is WAY OFF by trying to smooth over Mason Rudolph as the INSTIGATOR !!

  • 92jordanfant
    92jordanfant 17 days ago

    Stephen you might not see this but .. just look at the brother sitting across from you.. his face says it all.. ✊🏾

  • Rob Hicks
    Rob Hicks 17 days ago

    I went back and watched the fight after hearing Max say that Rudolph tried to take Garrett's helmet off and Msc is full of it. And Max, there is a difference between a baseball player getting hit in the head with a baseball while wearing a helmet and a football player getting hit in the head with a helmet. And Max saying that people are over reacting and not saying that Garrett over reacted is just dumb. The

  • Dawn Yzaguirre
    Dawn Yzaguirre 17 days ago +2

    Rudolph also called him a racial slur in all probability.

    • Maximus Wolfe
      Maximus Wolfe Day ago

      Not a shred of evidence was found to that effect, but yeah, keep acting like that would warrant assault with a weapon you race card worshipping fa9.

  • My Chevy Broke down
    My Chevy Broke down 17 days ago +1

    5:26 what’s a peanulize?

  • Cedric Hill
    Cedric Hill 17 days ago

    Steven A is an idot

  • Jusbert Meza
    Jusbert Meza 17 days ago

    Myles Garret still started in all by sacking him so aggressively when he already threw the ball away and there was only 8 secs left on the clock. If you ask me Mason Rudolph wasn’t completely in the wrong with that. Garret was just pissed they lost and he wanted to take out his anger on Rudolph.

  • Daniel Addy
    Daniel Addy 18 days ago +2

    Garret was trying to do Rudolph a favour! Stephen A is coming off as such a snowflake 🤦🏻‍♂️

  • marc Feltman
    marc Feltman 18 days ago

    This is why I hate Max Kellerman🤦

  • Rayyroc
    Rayyroc 18 days ago

    Max is a joke.

  • wsol80
    wsol80 18 days ago

    ESPN and Kellerman are doing their best to solicit views by stirring up Cleveland fans into thinking their guy was unfairly punished. Garrett turned an ordinary football tussle into a long suspension by swinging a helmet. End of Story. No actions by Rudolph justified that response.

  • dfmp925
    dfmp925 18 days ago

    Max Kellerman - you are incompetent. Myles Garrett started the issue by body slamming Rudolph a good 5 seconds after the pass was thrown. Wake up.

  • Rowland Buck
    Rowland Buck 18 days ago

    You can’t tell me Garret didn’t know that pass was already gone when he put his arms around Rudolph. Then he held on and took him to the ground KNOWING the ball was ground.
    THAT is what started it because there was 8 seconds left in an already decide game.

  • David Verduzco
    David Verduzco 18 days ago

    Dude what is he talking about Myles Garrett was not on top of Rudolph Rudolph landed on top of Myles Garrett he did not even watch the video

  • Bobby Vincent
    Bobby Vincent 19 days ago

    S A Smith holding back a 'ribbit'

  • Warrior Nation
    Warrior Nation 19 days ago

    I think Garrett’s reaction was illogical. But even being a Steelers fan I think Rudolph is responsible for the first step, but Garret built the staircase.
    P.S. I don’t think mason will play much more anyway

  • Spongebob Squarepants
    Spongebob Squarepants 19 days ago +5

    You forgot one what is the Steelers swang five times and kicked twice and they all missed

  • Bubba B
    Bubba B 19 days ago

    15 yards and disqualified makes sense to me. It’s football. Yall need to stfu

  • Tamiym Yisrael
    Tamiym Yisrael 19 days ago

    Stephen is delusional.....get him some psychological help! 😬

  • christopher popcorn
    christopher popcorn 19 days ago

    he's right. suspended rest of year and part of next season without pay. or permanent if he don't realign him self with the rules under some major mental medial phonological help. that's an assault with a lose head gear use as a weapon. he's lucky he's not facing civilian jail time for assault.

  • SonOf 7thSign
    SonOf 7thSign 19 days ago

    Yes if he had a sword he would have cut his head off and that’s normal your a crazy dude

  • David Steibel
    David Steibel 19 days ago

    Rudolph may have started it but there is no excuse for taking it to that level of pretty much using a weapon. Then trying to save his season Garrett used the race card what a joke.

  • Elder Yechezk'el Ben Yisra'el

    A Smith shut up!!!!