Derek Carr didn’t take kindly to what was said about him on ESPN’s First Take this week, and he took it a step further.
The Oakland Raiders quarterback saw or heard about a segment in which Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith were discussing Jon Gruden’s potential interest in Kyler Murray. People are pointing to this excerpt in which Kellerman mentions Carr:
Carr tweeted this on Wednesday:
Then he reached out to UFC president Dana White:
Smith jumped in on Twitter late Wednesday night. Some highlights:
As he said, this is far from the end. It sounds like Smith will have plenty to say on Thursday’s edition of the ESPN debate show.
This escalated quickly.