Cari Champion join Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless as the new host on ESPN's debate show. Also, Maybach Music Group's Wale and Stalley create the new theme music for the show which you can watch below.
"I have been an avid watcher of the show. I love the barbershop debates that make First Take feel different than other programs. I am excited to join the show and will try to speak when Skip takes a breath and Stephen sips his water." -- Cari Champion
Champion has worked across the country covering network news, entertainment, and sports stories of national interest for ABC, CBS, NBC and other cable networks. Champion joins ESPN from the Tennis Channel where she was an anchor and a courtside reporter, most recently covering the 2012 U.S. Open. She has also served as an entertainment/lifestyle reporter doing features for The Insider, Hollywood 411 and Starz Entertainment.