This show, in my opinion, has slowly started to become more like Breaking Bad which perfectly mirrors Jimmy’s transformation into Saul Goodman.
Mike channels his anger at Matty’s senseless death into an orderly organized drug trade with as little mess as possible.
Jimmy really struggles in this episode. He sees the highs and thrills of illegal activity, but becomes acutely aware of his relative weakness in the Albuquerque underworld.
Mike has finally gotten an episode this season where his issues with Matty’s death and the fact that he sort of enjoys criminal activity himself comes to life.
Once again, Nacho comes through with the most compelling plotline of the week.
Better Call Saul begins with a present-day shot of Saul working in an Omaha…
While the Nacho and Kim storylines knock it out of the park this week, we really don’t get Mike and Howard do too much in this episodes. Jimmy continues his predictable slide into Saul.