‘Watch Yourself’: Stephen A. Smith Sends Warning to Tiki Barber

February 7, 2022

1. Longtime readers know we love a good sports media feud here, so we need to thank Stephen A. Smith for channeling his inner Tony Soprano on Monday’s First Take.

Smith was responding to New York radio host Tiki Barber, who name dropped the ESPN personality last week while discussing the lawsuit filed by Brian Flores against Barber’s old team, the Giants.

“I can’t sit here, with conviction, like Stephen A., who doesn’t know anybody in the Giants’ organization, and claim that they’re a racist organization,” Barber said on WFAN. “I would never do that. The only reason I would do that is because I’m trying to make a point, and my point is that Brian Flores is trying to make a point.”