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The Best Seasons of 'Better Call Saul' 

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Updated May 9, 2020 383 votes 203 voters 14.8k views 5 items

It's such a great series, so let's rank every season of Better Call Saul from best to worst. If you're unfamiliar with the show's premise, Better Call Saul is a spin-off of Breaking Bad and chronicles the life of Saul Goodman before he became Walter White's attorney. Six years before Breaking Bad, Saul was a struggling lawyer who was then known as Jimmy McGill. Throughout the seasons of Better Call Saul, Jimmy attempts to make a name for himself with slick tactics that aren't always by the books. He finds a partner in Mike, a private eye who is also an expert 'fixer.'

If you've been following all the seasons of the show, then come on in and cast your vote on which seasons you think have been the best so far. No matter how many seasons of Better Call Saul you've been able to catch, you'll also get a brief overview of each season that'll give you an idea of what you've been missing out on. Some of the most memorable episodes of Better Call Saul come from different seasons, so picking the top season isn't easy. It can be tough to put one Better Call Saul season over the other, which is why you can vote on however many seasons you like.

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Better Call Saul - Season 4

Season 4 first aired on August 6, 2018 and contains 10 episodes. The season follows Jimmy as he comes to terms with Chuck's death and watches his relationship with Kim evolve.

Some of this season's most memorable episodes include "Quite a Ride," "Wiedersehen," and "Winner."

Memorable moments from this season include:

  • Mike puts together a team for Gus to build the underground cook lab.
  • Kim explores working as a public defender.
  • Jimmy finds new business ventures while working in a cell phone store.
  • We learn what happened to Hector Salamanca and how he got his bell.
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Better Call Saul Season - 3

Season 3 first aired on February 15, 2016 and contains 10 episodes. In season 3, Chuck gains an advantage over Jimmy due to his possession of an incriminating tape of Jimmy's confession.

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Chicanery," "Lantern," and "Witness."

Memorable moments from this season include: 

  • Jimmy and Chuck find themselves at odds with one another.
  • Jimmy tries to figure out a way to deal with his debts.
  • Kim decides to take some time off while Jimmy tries to figure out a way to make amends.
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Better Call Saul - Season 1

Season 1 first aired on February 8, 2015 and contains 10 episodes. Better Call Saul is a spin-off of the hit drama series Breaking Bad and centers around the life of  Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk). The series begins after the Saul's connection to the characters on Breaking Bad, but eventually goes back in time to 2002 as Saul, who goes under the alias of Jimmy McGill, reflects on his life.

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Pimento," "Five-O," and "Mijo."

Memorable moments from this season include: 

  • Jimmy is forced to talk his way out of a life or death situation after a scam goes horribly wrong. 
  • Mike must come to terms with tragic elements of his past. 
  • Jimmy devises a series of elaborate ploys to attempt to win clients.
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Better Call Saul - Season 2

Season 2 first aired on February 15, 2016 and contains 10 episodes. Jimmy first decides to quit law, but decides to stick with it after accepting a new job offer. 

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Gloves Off," "Nailed," and "Klick."

Memorable moments from this season include:

  • Jimmy and Kim take their relationship to a new level.
  • Jimmy has no intention of giving up his old methods when he takes a new job.
  • Jimmy puts his relationships with Kim and his brother Chuck in jeopardy. 
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