Patrick Mahomes is ‘the best player who ever lived’ – Max Kellerman | First Take

  • Published: 13 January 2020
  • Max Kellerman breaks down why he has so much faith in Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes in the NFL playoffs.
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  • Detroit 187
    Detroit 187  2 days back

    Russell Wilson is better than pat mahomes

    • 80
      80" Reach  3 days back

      Patrick's past tweet is showing how he really feels and upbringing

      • Live a Life filled with Love

        Obviously this is for views

        • 007robotchicken
          007robotchicken  4 days back

          Max, you embarrass actual Chiefs fans when you do this.

          • V Ling
            V Ling  4 days back

            Max Kellerman looks like hes trolling in the thumbnail 😂😂

            • Andrew
              Andrew  4 days back

              Well I mean he is the most talented qb I’ve ever seen

              • Bite Me
                Bite Me  5 days back

                What an idiotic thing to say Kellerman. You are a huge reason I don't watch ESPN anymore. Your politics is the first reason, but then your stupidity is a close second.

                • Eddie Rivera
                  Eddie Rivera  5 days back

                  Max is an idiot!!!

                  • Dnkn Donuts
                    Dnkn Donuts  6 days back

                    Everyone sleeping on Tom Brady 😂

                    • da1fromdaheightz
                      da1fromdaheightz  6 days back

                      Im done with this show

                      • Saq Loc
                        Saq Loc  6 days back

                        Max pivot game on Kobe

                        • Anderson Lee
                          Anderson Lee  6 days back

                          The last time i checked Brady has won 6 Superbowls and Peyton Manning has won 5 league MVPs so how does that make Mahomes or Rodgers better than them

                          • C Smith
                            C Smith  6 days back

                            I thought everyone was hyping up Lamar Jackson now it’s Mahomes again bc of one loss

                            • SharinganSakura
                              SharinganSakura  7 days back

                              Whoa, coming from the guy that thinks Kawhi is the best NBA player after a single playoff run, this is absolutely shocking. But it's much less of a reach since Patrick has been far more consistent the entire year and not just a fraction of it. Still though let's avoid hyperbole for now

                              • Blac Chyna Husband
                                Blac Chyna Husband  1 weeks back

                                Agreed max ! Lol I’m sorry ain’t no QB as good as Pat MaMVP man not one that I’ve seen

                                • turfmaister1
                                  turfmaister1  1 weeks back

                                  If you want to crown em you can crown em. I predict the 9ers will win it all

                                  • ImAightDoee
                                    ImAightDoee  1 weeks back

                                    People think it's stupid for saying it because pat only been in the league for a little while but ..that doesn't change the fact that this guy does things we never seen before..he's just better then any QB I ever seen..Tom ..manning..Joe fr he just special and has no weakness

                                    • Taylor Osteen
                                      Taylor Osteen  1 weeks back

                                      Where all my Titans fans at!!???

                                      • Brandon Walker
                                        Brandon Walker  1 weeks back

                                        Watch The Chiefs lose today.

                                        • Irtaza Khan
                                          Irtaza Khan  1 weeks back

                                          Lmao they won. Max is from the future

                                      • Dylan Steele
                                        Dylan Steele  1 weeks back

                                        Calm down Max, he’s no Sean Taylor

                                        • Dario K
                                          Dario K  1 weeks back

                                          Dan Marino by far, Lets put Marino in today's game with decent protection and his team will be basically unbeatable

                                          • Sean Dolan
                                            Sean Dolan  1 weeks back

                                            What... calm down Max.

                                            • Gabe Rivera
                                              Gabe Rivera  1 weeks back

                                              Patrick Mahomes is good but I still think people are sleeping on the titans. I think Tennessee beats KC tmr and onto the SB.

                                              • Mike Hawk
                                                Mike Hawk  1 weeks back

                                                Max kellerman must be drug tested ASAP 😤😤

                                                • I’m Not Faded Anymore

                                                  “I’ve never seen Rodgers do that” you guys didn’t watch Rodgers in his prime and it shows

                                                  • Dark Knight
                                                    Dark Knight  1 weeks back

                                                    Max needs a pop filter on his mic.. the dude enunciates like he's competing in his first spelling bee

                                                    • Jerry Whitlow
                                                      Jerry Whitlow  1 weeks back

                                                      The Steph Curry of the NFL

                                                      • Cameron Bailey
                                                        Cameron Bailey  1 weeks back

                                                        Get him drug tested. Gotta be off the rocks

                                                        • Cam Kuechly
                                                          Cam Kuechly  1 weeks back

                                                          I agree. He obviously isn’t the most accomplished yet (which is what some people associate with being the best) but him at his prime is better than any other player I’ve ever seen.

                                                          • Dktreee
                                                            Dktreee  1 weeks back

                                                            Nobody absolutely nobody. No? Really. Absolutely NO1. MAX: _________________ IS THE GREATEST IV EVER SEEN. MAX:_____________ IS THE BEST IV EVER SEEN. MAX:_____________ WILL/IS THE BEST TO EVER DO IT.

                                                            • Kojo Da Reaper
                                                              Kojo Da Reaper  1 weeks back

                                                              Skip Bayless & Tim Tebow 2.0

                                                              • The Kross
                                                                The Kross  1 weeks back

                                                                max "prisoner of the moment" kellerman

                                                                • J2 Winchester
                                                                  J2 Winchester  1 weeks back

                                                                  Dude calm down like for real. It takes 2 years to be the best player who ever lived. ABSOLUTELY PAINFULS

                                                                  • Ramone DeCurta
                                                                    Ramone DeCurta  1 weeks back

                                                                    If Mahomes was Chuck-D from Public Enemy, Max would be Flava Flav! He might as well come to the studio wearing a doo-rag (or a Viking hat) and a grill. 😆

                                                                    Max is Mahomes’s hype-man! Idk if he’s being paid, but he’s definitely hyping the guy.

                                                                    He’s Don King to Mike Tyson’s “Iron Mike!”

                                                                    Max has very little perspective or objectivity, and almost no credibility.

                                                                    I understand the difference between “best” and “greatest.”

                                                                    *Best:* talent + skills (inputs)
                                                                    *Greatest:* accomplishments (outputs)

                                                                    But Mahomes is arguably not even the league’s best talent at QB. There are many reasons to say that Wilson is the best, and other than Brady he is the greatest.

                                                                    • Joseph Calvert
                                                                      Joseph Calvert  1 weeks back

                                                                      That a better pressure player is tb12 max the real 🐐

                                                                      • Ramone DeCurta
                                                                        Ramone DeCurta  1 weeks back

                                                                        There’s a difference between “best” and “greatest.”

                                                                        Brady is arguably the GOAT, but he is nowhere near the talent of Mahomes, Wilson, Rodgers, Jackson, Watson, or even Wentz, Prescott or Tannehill.

                                                                        He’s not at the talent level of soon-to-be-retired Brees or Rivers, either.

                                                                        Brady wasn’t and is not a great talent, and when we are talking “best” we are talking talent. Brady was a very good talent, but not in a class with those guys I have mentioned.

                                                                        Tannehill is an example of a guy who is at the opposite end of the spectrum. He is one of the top-5 or top-10 TALENTS in the league, and he has been from day-1.

                                                                        There’s a reason he’s still in the league despite his dismal seasons in Miami, and there’s a reason he could show up in MVP conversations next year if he can throw for more yards and fewer INT’s.

                                                                        Having said all of that, Brady does have more titles than all of them — even if he was gifted at least one on a bullsh*t play by dumb Seahawks coaches.

                                                                        I still say that Montana is the GOAT, and with good reason. Let me go on a little diatribe about that...

                                                                        Montana won 4 Super Bowls; Brady won 6, but was obviously gifted one.

                                                                        Montana never lost a Super Bowl; Brady lost 3 and should have lost 4.

                                                                        Montana was never manhandled; Brady could never handle the LOB. He also consistently got outplayed by Russell Wilson when facing Seattle.

                                                                        Montana was never gifted a Super Bowl; Brady was gifted one, knows it, and doesn’t wear the ring.

                                                                        Montana was never caught cheating
                                                                        Bill Walsh was never caught cheating; Bill Belichick has been busted at least twice, which is pathetic, considering that he spied on lesser opponents.

                                                                        Montana didn’t have a suspicious trainer; Brady has a rumored PED guy hanging out at practices.

                                                                        Montana didn’t play in a soft division; Brady played in the AFC east, which virtually guaranteed his appearance in conference finals at least two out of every three years.

                                                                        Montana nearly led KC to a Super Bowl; Brady was so afraid to oeace New England that he went behind his coach’s back to lobby for the trade of QB-of-the-future Jimmy Garoppolo.

                                                                        Montana had less talent around him in SF. Sure, Montana had Rice and Lott, and a few others, but Brady had Moss, Seau, Gronkowski, Edelman, and many others. The Patriots have been the more loaded franchise.

                                                                        Take all of that into consideration, and Montana is the GOAT.

                                                                        The only advantages Brady may have over Montana are a higher ring count, by one (again, I don’t count that SB49 ring, and neither does Brady), and the comeback against Atlanta in SB51.

                                                                        But like I said before, how many Super Bowls would Brady and Belichick have if they played in the NFC west? I know it wouldn’t be anywhere near 6, and they’d be hard-pressed to have one or two.

                                                                        Montana >>>Brady

                                                                        • joe chrow
                                                                          joe chrow  1 weeks back

                                                                          Welcome to this new generation of Sports Media where Players dont even have to Win anything before they are labeled the GREATEST of ALL TIME....Sorry Max but i think even the biggest Mahomes fans in the world would tell you to calm the hel down and stop acting like an idiot bozo

                                                                          • Jason Miller
                                                                            Jason Miller  1 weeks back

                                                                            Mahomes hasn't done anything yet. Y'all need to chill. Let's see how good he is when they cant pay anyone else because of the stupid contract they are going to have to pay him and he has to carry it every game.

                                                                            • Cj Jj
                                                                              Cj Jj  1 weeks back

                                                                              Eric Dickerson! Dont forget that man! Goat

                                                                              • Chris Mullinax
                                                                                Chris Mullinax  1 weeks back

                                                                                Its headlines like this that make me think they are briandead 😂

                                                                                • Charles Baker
                                                                                  Charles Baker  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Thank you Stephen A. Aaron Rodgers is that dude

                                                                                  • Charles Baker
                                                                                    Charles Baker  1 weeks back

                                                                                    Aaron Rodgers is better than mahomes

                                                                                    • Giorgia Binnendyk
                                                                                      Giorgia Binnendyk  2 weeks back

                                                                                      he smoking that good crack

                                                                                      • Don Pollock
                                                                                        Don Pollock  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Ayo. I’m a big fan of pat but who else has thrown to so many super speedy receivers that are wide open? I think he’ll become one of the most dominant ever but to call him the greatest player that ever lived. Max stay wildin

                                                                                        • cheng ly
                                                                                          cheng ly  2 weeks back

                                                                                          He's not the best yet until he win couple superbowl rings!!!!

                                                                                          • Ba Hashem Yeshua
                                                                                            Ba Hashem Yeshua  2 weeks back

                                                                                            The NFL is fake they mocking yall

                                                                                            Chiefs 51= 15 Mahomes
                                                                                            Texans 31= 3+1=4 Watson

                                                                                            Sports is for gamblers remember Obama made it legal

                                                                                          • Aakash Pany
                                                                                            Aakash Pany  2 weeks back

                                                                                            I don’t know about you guys, but I’d take Russell Wilson over him. Given the teams they have around him, Russ is more complete.

                                                                                            • LavishShawn
                                                                                              LavishShawn  2 weeks back

                                                                                              When it’s all said and done he might be