Renowned sports commentator Stephen A. Smith is making headlines once again after denying that he had crowned Brock Purdy as the best quarterback in the NFC right now. This comes despite the 49ers’ impressive Thanksgiving win over the Seahawks.
Smith’s original comments were made during a segment on his show, where he praised Purdy’s performance in the recent game and suggested that he may currently be the top quarterback in the NFC. However, Smith has since taken to social media to clarify his stance, stating that he never made such a declaration.
The controversy began after the San Francisco 49ers secured a resounding 38-7 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Thanksgiving Day. Purdy played a pivotal role in the win, throwing for over 250 yards and three touchdowns, and leading his team to a dominant victory.
Despite Purdy’s standout performance, Smith has maintained that he never officially crowned him as the best quarterback in the NFC. The sports commentator has attributed his initial comments to the excitement of the moment and clarified that he believes there are several other quarterbacks in the conference who are deserving of recognition.
The debate over the top quarterback in the NFC is sure to continue, as fans and analysts alike weigh in on the performances of Purdy and his counterparts. As for Smith, he remains steadfast in his denial of crowning Purdy and looks forward to continuing the discussion on his show.
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