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The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes 

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List of the best Sons of Anarchy episodes, as determined by voters like you. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman and Katey Sagal, this violent and addictive show about biker gangs is a dark crowd pleaser. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Sons of Anarchy episodes of all time are. Fans of Sons of Anarchy are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Examples of episodes on this list include "Caregiver" and "The Pull". What is the best Sons of Anarchy episode of all time? Look below and find out on this ranked Sons of Anarchy list of episodes.
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NS is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
NS Episode: 13, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 3

Original Airing: Nov 30 2010

Both the ATF and the Russians prove obstacles as the club looks to heal old wounds.
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Laying Pipe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Laying Pipe Episode: 3, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 5

Original Airing: Sep 25 2012

A desperate situation tests familial and club bonds.
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The Revelator is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
The Revelator Episode: 13, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Nov 26 2008

"The Revelator" is the thirteenth and final episode of Season 1 of FX television series Sons of Anarchy. The episode was directed and written by series creator Kurt Sutter. The episode ...more
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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Pilot Episode: 1, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Sep 03 2008

When a rival club cleans out and then destroys their illegal arms warehouse, SAMCRO (Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club, Redwood Original) executes their own sense of justice in retrieving their ...more
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To Be, Act 1 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
To Be, Act 1 Episode: 13, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Nov 29 2011

Jax faces a new challenge that threatens his family and SAMCRO.
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The Pull is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
The Pull Episode: 8, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Oct 22 2008

With the IRA gun payment looming, Samcro scrambles to come up with the cash; the Mayans and Nords take a drastic step toward strengthening their alliance; Jax finds himself in a dangerous ...more
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Out is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Out Episode: 1, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Sep 06 2011

14 months after going to prison on federal weapons charges Jax, Clay and the other SAMCRO members are released and return to Charming where they encounter new enemies in the form of a no ...more
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June Wedding is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
June Wedding Episode: 12, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 3

Original Airing: Nov 23 2010

With a SAMCRO family member held hostage, Jax must choose between revenge and the good of Charming.
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The Sleep of Babies is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
The Sleep of Babies Episode: 12, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Nov 19 2008

Clay's solution to getting cash for Bobby's defense leaves SAMCRO in a vulnerable position; Abel's happy homecoming ends in turmoil for the club.
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To Be, Act 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
To Be, Act 2 Episode: 14, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Dec 06 2011

Jax must overcome great obstacles as he attempts to finalize the gun deal between the Irish and the cartel.
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Fruit for the Crows is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Fruit for the Crows Episode: 7, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Oct 18 2011

As Jax searches for who threatened Tara, she becomes aware of what's been going on with the club and warns Jax that Clay can't be trusted.
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AK-51 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
AK-51 Episode: 6, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Oct 08 2008

A small favor for Piney's old war buddy turns into a big problem for SAMCRO; Gemma deals with the effects of aging.
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Balm is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Balm Episode: 10, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 2

Original Airing: Nov 10 2009

Agent Stahl (Ally Walker) takes notice at the handsome profits SAMCRO is reaping from the repo business. Meanwhile, the Jax- Clay standoff forces Gemma to make a difficult decision.
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Patch Over is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Patch Over Episode: 4, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Sep 24 2008

The club travels to Nevada to store arms with a brother club; when the Mayans pose a threat, Clay decides to "patch-over" the tribe, making them an official charter; Tara's ex, an ATF ...more
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Na Trioblóid&iacu... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Na Trioblóidí Episode: 13, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 2

Original Airing: Dec 01 2009

The second season ends with SAMCRO trying to get rid of Ethan Zobelle (Adam Arkin) and his cohorts once and for all.
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Giving Back is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Giving Back Episode: 5, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Oct 01 2008

"Giving Back" is the fifth episode of the FX television series Sons of Anarchy. It was written by Jack LoGiudice, directed by Tim Hunter, and originally aired on October 1, 2008.
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Stolen Huffy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Stolen Huffy Episode: 4, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 5

Original Airing: Oct 01 2012

Complications arise as the Sons band together to face a new adversary.
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Hell Followed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Hell Followed Episode: 9, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Oct 29 2008

SAMCRO plans retaliation on a rival biker club while dealing with wounded Cameron Hayes in the clubhouse; Jax, Bobby and Opie try to end the gun debt for good.
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The Push is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
The Push Episode: 6, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 3

Original Airing: Oct 12 2010

To protect their territory, SAMCRO must handle a rat at St. Thomas.
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Better Half is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Better Half Episode: 10, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Nov 05 2008

With Stahl pressing the women of SAMCRO, Jax sees Unser as the key to salvation; Cherry reveals interesting information about her past.
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Authority Vested is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Authority Vested Episode: 2, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 5

Original Airing: Sep 18 2012

Set up by Damon Pope and being sought by police, Jax rallies the MC's resources to plan their next moves. Knowing Pope's endgame, Jax seeks Romeo's protection before he, Chibs and Tig end up ...more
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Seeds is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Seeds Episode: 2, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 1

Original Airing: Sep 10 2008

As the club deals with the aftermath of its illegal arms warehouse attack, the deputy chief of police poses a new threat to SAMCRO's reign over Charming; Jax continues to worry about his newborn ...more
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Family Recipe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Family Recipe Episode: 8, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Oct 25 2011

SAMCRO must put off an important vote to deal with an external threat.
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Hands is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Hands Episode: 10, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 4

Original Airing: Nov 08 2011

Jax and Tara get a glimpse of life without SAMCRO but discover that their reality is hard to escape.
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Home is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sons Of Anarchy Episodes
Home Episode: 4, Season: Sons of Anarchy - Season 3

Original Airing: Sep 28 2010

Jax and Clay head towards Canada after Jimmy provides misleading intel on Abel’s whereabouts. The rest of the club splits off to help Happy with a pharmaceutical favor in redneck territory. ...more