Author Archives: Craig Glazer

Craig Glazer: Face It, The Big 12 Just Plain Sucks

Oh how the once mighty have fallen… The Big 12 – once known as a college football powerhouse – is all but gone. It used to boast national championship contenders – and winners – like Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas. Now all they have … Continue reading

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Glazer: Don’t Expect Much From KU in the NCAA Tourney

It’s the big dance and Kansas is a No. 2 seed… Can KU make it to the Final Four? In a word, no. Not likely. KU had a nice little season, no question. Winning its 11th straight Big 12 Championship was impressive. And many … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribe Unleashes Farewell Ode to Dwayne Bowe

Say it ain’t so Bowe… Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was easily the most interesting Chiefs player of the last eight seasons and now he’s gone. The 30 year old Bowe had a $56 million, five-year deal ending in 2017 and this season … Continue reading

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Glazer: A Statue for Kay Barnes? No Way!

Talk about dumb ideas… The Kansas City Star recently ran a column by Steve Rose about how all that’s missing from downtown is a statue of former KC mayor Kay Barnes. Hey, I like Steve and it’s true that downtown is better off now … Continue reading

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Glazer: Q104 Superstar Mike Kennedy to Country Radio Hall of Fame

“I was stunned, thrilled when I got the call from  Toby Keith. Mike, you have been elected to the Country Music Radio Hall of Fame.”  That’s what veteran Q104 morning show host Mike Kennedy told me Wednesday about how happy … Continue reading

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Glazer: A Call for Sanity in TV Weather Warnings

It finally happened… The weather people got one upped on Saturday. After about 40 or more over the top snow storms being forecast for this winter, finally people went ENOUGH ALREADY! Some of us have been screaming that nearly every week we … Continue reading

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Glazer: The Seven Degrees of ‘King of Sting’

You’ve heard of the seven degrees of separation… Last night’s Academy Awards had several strange ties to Kansas City and Stanford & Sons. Most of all comic/actor TJ Miller‘s movie Big Hero 6 won best animated picture. Miller is a close friend of … Continue reading

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Glazer: Keeping it Real with Cindy Crawford

She’s been a top model for nearly three decades… Cindy Crawford is considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful women, even at the age of 48. You still see her promoting her cosmetic lines and more on late … Continue reading

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Glazer: ‘King of Sting’ Optioned by Touchstone Pictures

I’d always dreamed of attending the Academy Awards… Better yet, I wanted to have a good reason to be there. It was 1990 and I was invited to go to the big dance. I’d just finished working on my first … Continue reading

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Glazer: Golf’s Tiger Turning into Paper

One of sports biggest names may be coming to the end of his storied golf career… Tiger Woods just pulled out of yet another golf tournament. Woods just finished his worst tournament ever at the Phoenix Open last week. And remember, … Continue reading

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Glazer: Tom Brady Is King, Best Ever, Pats Win!

Once again, Patriots QB Tom Brady had his night… Winning his fourth Super Bowl, Brady joined Joe Montana and Terry Bradshaw as the only quarterbacks  to accomplish that feat. More important, Tom did it over his entire career, winning early … Continue reading

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Glazer: Kansas City’s Super Bowl That Got Away

Think of it as the one that got away… The Super Bowl that the Kansas City Chiefs should have played in and would have won if they had. 610 Sports personalities Danny Parkins and Carrington Harrison spent this past week on … Continue reading

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Glazer: Calling All Player Haters, You Know Who You Are

New England quarterback Tom Brady is considered the best in modern NFL history… In fact,  a win Sunday in Super Bowl 49 will insure Brady that title. It will be his sixth Super Bowl and maybe win number 4. More impressive is … Continue reading

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Glazer: Is Bill Self Mailing It In, Waiting for the NBA?

KU basketball coach Bill Self is out to win his 11th straight Big 12 title… And the Jayhawks just  might get that job done – maybe. But it will be a season long battle for Self’s solid but not overpowering ball … Continue reading

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Glazer: Super Bowl Here We Come!

Well, at least I picked the right teams to win… Too bad Indy just got walked on so bad that even the 13 points in the tease didn’t help. Most fans will be pulling for the New England Patriots and Tom … Continue reading

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Glazer: Final Four NFL Playoff Picks

After a season of upsets, injury and bad calls by refs, it comes down to the elite teams… These teams were the favorites going into the season, with only Denver absent. Many picked Indianapolis over the Broncos to be in … Continue reading

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Glazer: Pointless Shawnee Gun Battle Reminds Scribe of Shootouts Past

Hearne gave us some well thought out insight into the shootout in Shawnee… The one at the gun store now to be known as the  O.K. Corral. THE QUESTION BEING, When you have a weapon available and are being robbed … Continue reading

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Glazer: Super Bowl Berths at Stake in Today’s Playoffs & NCAA Title Game

It’s pretty much already forgotten that the Kansas City Chiefs may have beaten both of this season’s  Super Bowl teams… We beat New England and Seattle, yet didn’t even make playoffs. Go figure. Both those teams now have home field advantage in the playoffs and likely … Continue reading

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Glazer: Brace Yourselves, Scribe Unleashes NFL Playoff Picks

Wake up Chiefs fans it’s NFL playoffs time again…. Many experts feel picking the Super Bowl teams is no big deal: New England vs. Seattle. I say, not so fast. Dallas has shown up and until the Steelers lost their … Continue reading

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Glazer: Happy New Year, It Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This!

Thanks to the powers that be, looks like to we may all make it to 2015… Things are just so much better now than last century, right? During that fateful era movies stayed in theaters forever, with all those geezer actors like … Continue reading

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