Sons of Anarchy

The WORST episodes of Sons of Anarchy

Every episode of Sons of Anarchy ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Sons of Anarchy!

Sons of Anarchy is an adrenalized drama with darkly comedic undertones that explores a notorious outlaw motorcycle club’s (MC) desire to protect its livelihood while ensuring that their simple, sheltered town of Charming, California remains exactly that, charming. The MC must confront threats from drug dealers, corporate developers, and overzealous law officers. Behind the MC’s familial lifestyle and legally thriving automotive shop is a ruthless and illegal arms business driven by the seduction of money, power, and blood.

Last Updated: 7/8/2022Network: FX
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Small Tears
star
7.57
5119 votes

#1 - Small Tears

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/15/2009

After Gemma experiences something horrible she can't tell Jax and Clay. A rival porn producer comes to try and put Luanne out of business and Clay doesn't like Jax's decision making.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Fix
star
7.57
5122 votes

#2 - Fix

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/22/2009

Zobelle comes up with a problem that Hale can solve to frustrate SAMCRO. Meanwhile, Gemma being raped is really affecting her relationship with Clay and the fact that Jax is involved with Luanne's porn business is bothering Tara. Clay decides to give Bobby the responsibility of running the business side of Luanne's.

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Eureka
star
7.57
5204 votes

#3 - Eureka

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/29/2009

Tensions between Jax and Clay escalate when they disagree over strategy for rescuing Tig after he's captured by bounty hunters on a gun-running mission. Back in Charming, Gemma is rattled by a graphic reminder of her attack, and she sets out to do something about it.

Directors: Guy Ferland
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Seeds
star
7.58
6729 votes

#4 - Seeds

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/10/2008

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 son's fate; Opie faces a difficult decision.

Directors: Charlie Haid
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One One Six
star
7.58
3606 votes

#5 - One One Six

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/17/2013

Jax deals with collateral damage as external pressure continue to stack up against SAMCRO.

Directors: Peter Weller
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Fun Town
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7.61
5952 votes

#6 - Fun Town

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/17/2008

When a prominent Charming family's young daughter is assaulted at a carnival, SAMCRO races against the authorities to capture the assailant; a new shipment of guns arrives from the group's IRA connection; Tara's ex-boyfriend arrives in Charming.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Old Bones
star
7.62
5633 votes

#7 - Old Bones

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/15/2008

When old bones are discovered on the outskirts of Charming, Clay must deal with long-buried secrets; the club sets its sights on prize money in a bare-knuckle brawl; Kohn's investigation becomes personal when his true intentions are revealed.

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AK-51
star
7.62
5668 votes

#8 - AK-51

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/8/2008

A small favor for Piney's old war buddy turns into a big problem for SAMCRO; Gemma deals with the effects of aging.

Directors: Seith Mann
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Capybara
star
7.65
5284 votes

#9 - Capybara

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 11/12/2008

Jax's loyalty to SAMCRO is tested when one member is arrested and another disappears. Meanwhile, Abel's improving condition could spur his release from the NICU, but his homecoming may not be the only one.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Hell Followed
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7.65
5270 votes

#10 - Hell Followed

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/29/2008

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.

Directors: Billy Gierhart
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Pilot
star
7.65
7782 votes

#11 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/3/2008

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 guns. Meanwhile, family issues take center stage with a medical emergency involving Jax Teller's newborn son.

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Los Fantasmas
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7.66
3296 votes

#12 - Los Fantasmas

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/29/2013

Pressure mounts on Jax as the sins of his club and family pull him in different directions.

Directors: Peter Weller
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Lochan Mor
star
7.67
5610 votes

#13 - Lochan Mor

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/26/2010

When SAMCRO pays a visit to another charter, not everyone’s happy to see the mother chapter.

Directors: Guy Ferland
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Caregiver
star
7.67
5577 votes

#14 - Caregiver

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/21/2010

To secure weapons and raise money for Abel’s search, the club exploits its porn connections to entertain Henry Lin’s clients, which doesn’t sit well with Opie. Jax’s decision to search for Abel in Canada gets derailed. When Gemma’s dad goes MIA, her prisoner makes plans to do the same.

Directors: Billy Gierhart
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Fa Guan
star
7.68
4793 votes

#15 - Fa Guan

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/3/2009

When SAMCRO's adult-film business becomes a hindrance to the club, Clay seizes the opportunity to revive the gun-running cartel. As Jax and Clay continue to clash over club activities, their relationship reaches a new level of antagonism.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Patch Over
star
7.68
6108 votes

#16 - Patch Over

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/24/2008

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 agent, investigates SAMCRO.

Directors: Paris Barclay
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The Push
star
7.69
5383 votes

#17 - The Push

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/12/2010

To protect their territory, SAMCRO must handle a rat at St. Thomas.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Turas
star
7.69
5665 votes

#18 - Turas

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/2/2010

The club embarks on a protection run, the likes of which they’ve never seen before.

Directors: Stephen Kay
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Home
star
7.70
5449 votes

#19 - Home

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/28/2010

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. Gemma tries to put old family matters to rest.

Directors: Guy Ferland
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Giving Back
star
7.71
5822 votes

#20 - Giving Back

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/1/2008

Gemma hosts a town fundraiser, bringing the former club member responsible for Opie's arrest back to town; Clay deals with protecting a perverse parolee who can lead to a big payoff.

Directors: Tim Hunter
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Playing with Monsters
star
7.72
2884 votes

#21 - Playing with Monsters

Season 7 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/23/2014

SAMCRO exploits an opportunity to secure an important alliance.

Directors: Craig Yahata
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Albification
star
7.75
5334 votes

#22 - Albification

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/8/2009

Donna's death has the club divided, with Clay setting up a new gun deal with the IRA. Charming and SAMCRO 's hold on the city is threatened after Ethan Zobelle a sophisticated separatist opens a tobacco shop. Zobelle and his less-sophisticated associate are determined to take SAMCRO down due to their black and Latino bikers.

Directors: Guy Ferland
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Falx Cerebri
star
7.75
4986 votes

#23 - Falx Cerebri

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/13/2009

Zoebelle incites Clay, who plans a course of retaliation, causing Jax to look to an unlikely source to keep the club from being destroyed. Tara learns from Gemma how an old lady handles anger.

Directors: Billy Gierhart
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Una Venta
star
7.75
4907 votes

#24 - Una Venta

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/27/2011

SAMCRO makes a run to set up a new business venture with their Tucson charter, SAMTAZ while Gemma makes a new ally in town with Police Chief Roosevelt's wife, Rita.

Directors: Billy Gierhart
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Poenitentia
star
7.76
3699 votes

#25 - Poenitentia

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/24/2013

Jax secures a new alliance for the club while Clay makes moves inside for protection.

Directors: Guy Ferland
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