Jay Glazer

Jason Charles "Jay" Glazer (born December 26, 1969) is an American sportswriter and National Football League (NFL) insider for Fox Sports. He is also a business partner with mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture. Glazer trains NFL players in mixed martial arts during the off-season.[1][2]

Glazer was raised in Manalapan Township, New Jersey.[3] He attended Pace University, graduating with a degree in mass media.[4] He then began his writing career as a reporter at the New York Post.[5]

Alongside his NFL duties, Glazer also served as a studio host for Fox's coverage of the UFC. In January 2018, it was announced that Glazer had joined Paramount Network and Bellator MMA to be part of their broadcast team. Glazer will remain an NFL reporter with Fox.[6][7]

Jay Glazer
Jay Glazer at Bagram Airfield 2009-11-07
Glazer at Bagram Airfield in 2009
Jason Charles Glazer

December 26, 1969 (age 49)
Alma materPace University
OccupationSports journalist, sports broadcaster

Acting appearances


  1. ^ Sandomir, Richard. "Fox's Glazer Straddles Jobs as N.F.L. Reporter and Trainer", The New York Times, May 28, 2010. Accessed July 5, 2018.
  2. ^ "Jay Glazer MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography". Sherdog.com. 1969-12-26. Retrieved 2017-03-07.
  3. ^ Best, Neil. "Glazer's been crafty as Fox to become the top insider", Newsday, October 4, 2008. Accessed July 5, 2018. "Glazer grew up in Manalapan, N.J., and attended Pace University while working as a stand-up comic and bartender."
  4. ^ "Jay Glazer". Fox Sports. Retrieved October 11, 2016.
  5. ^ Neil, Best. "Glazer's been crafty as Fox to become the top insider". Newsday.com. Retrieved October 11, 2016.
  6. ^ "Bellator MMA Adds Jay Glazer To Broadcast Team". MMAmania.com. Retrieved 2018-01-18.
  7. ^ "Jay Glazer joins UFC competitor Bellator, but will keep his NFL role at Fox". Awful Announcing. 2018-01-16. Retrieved 2018-01-18.

External links

2011 Pro Bowl

The 2011 Pro Bowl was the National Football League's all-star game for the 2010 season. It took place at 7:00 p.m. EST (2:00 p.m. local time) on Sunday, January 30, 2011 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The NFC defeated the AFC, 55–41.

Any Given Wednesday with Bill Simmons

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Ballers is an American comedy-drama television series created by Stephen Levinson and starring Dwayne Johnson as Spencer Strasmore, a retired NFL player who must navigate his new career of choice as the financial manager of other NFL players. The series premiered on the American cable television network HBO on June 21, 2015, with a pilot episode written by Levinson and directed by Peter Berg. The fourth season of Ballers premiered on August 12, 2018. HBO ordered a fifth season on September 6, 2018.

Curt Menefee

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Damontre Moore

Damontre Lamounte Moore (born September 11, 1992) is an American football defensive end with the San Diego Fleet of the Alliance of American Football (AAF). He was drafted by the New York Giants in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M, where he earned All-American honors.

Dynamite!! USA

SoftBank presents Dynamite!! USA was a mixed martial arts (MMA) event co-promoted by Fighting and Entertainment Group (FEG), the promoters of K-1 kickboxing events and Hero's MMA events, and EliteXC. The event was held on Saturday, June 2, 2007 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. Mauro Ranallo, Bill Goldberg, and Jay Glazer did commentary.

Elliot R. Wolfson

Elliot R. Wolfson (born 23 November 1956) is the Marsha and Jay Glazer Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He was previously the Abraham Lieberman Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University (1987-2014).

His main area of scholarly research is the history of Jewish mysticism but he has brought to bear on that field training in philosophy, literary criticism, feminist theory, postmodern hermeneutics, Eastern mystical traditions, and the phenomenology of religion. His publications have won prestigious awards such as the American Academy of Religion's Award for Excellence in the Study of Religion in the Category of Historical Studies in 1995, the American Academy of Religion's Award for Excellence in Constructive and Reflective Studies in 2012, and the National Jewish Book Award for Excellence in Scholarship in 1995 and 2006. He has also published two volumes of poetry and has had a gallery show of his paintings. Wolfson has served as the editor of the Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy since its inception in 1992. He has also served on various editorial boards for book series and journals.

Additionally, Wolfson has been the recipient of several academic honors and awards: he served as the Regenstein Visiting Professor in Jewish Studies in the Divinity School, University of Chicago (1992); Visiting Professor in the Russian State University in the Humanities (1995); a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey (1996); the Shoshana Shier Distinguished Visiting Professor, University of Toronto (1998); a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies, Hebrew University (2000, 2008–2009); the Crown-Minnow Visiting Professor of Theology and Jewish Studies, University of Notre Dame (2002); Brownstone Visiting Professor of Jewish Studies, Dartmouth College (2003); Visiting Professor in the Humanities Center, Johns Hopkins University (2005); Professor of Jewish Mysticism in Shandong University, Jinan, China (2005); the Lynette S. Autrey Visiting Professor, Humanities Research Center, Rice University (2007); and a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Jewish Studies at the University of Pennsylvania (2012); the Weinstock Visiting Professor of Jewish Studies, Harvard University (2016). He has also taught at Cornell University, Queens College, Princeton University, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, Hebrew Union College, Bard College, and Columbia University. Wolfson is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Academy of Jewish Research, and the American Society for the Study of Religion.

Wolfson earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in philosophy at Queens College of the City University of New York, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University, where he trained under the supervision of Alexander Altmann.

Wolfson's son, Elijah Wolfson, was formerly a senior editor at Newsweek. and is now a Deputy Editor at Quartz.

Fox NFL Sunday

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Fox UFC Fight Night (previously referred as Fox UFC Saturday for broadcasts on Fox or FS1 UFC Fight Night for broadcasts on other Fox-owned properties) was the branding used for telecasts of mixed martial art competitions from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) that were produced by Fox Sports. Previously, UFC on Fox was also used as a blanket title for UFC events aired on the Fox network, although since the concurrent launch of Fox Sports 1 and rebranding of Fuel TV as Fox Sports 2 in August 2013, all live UFC broadcasts on Fox-owned networks (including preliminaries, UFC Fight Night and The Ultimate Fighter Finale) have since used the name.

Fran Charles

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Fred Glazer

Frederic Jay Glazer (February 20, 1937 – December 8, 1997) was an American librarian and director of the West Virginia Library Commission from 1972 to 1996. Nicknamed the "P.T. Barnum of libraries," he was an outspoken promoter of libraries who was instrumental in greatly expanding library service and funding throughout West Virginia. In 1999, American Libraries named him one of the "100 Most Important Leaders We Had in the 20th Century."


Glazer is a surname that is derived from the occupation of the glazier, or glass cutter. Some notable people with this name include:

Avram Glazer

Benjamin Glazer, screenwriter, producer, foley artist, and director of American films from the 1920s through the 1950s

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Eugene Glazer, American Olympic fencer

Eugene Robert Glazer, American actor

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Ilana Glazer, American comedian, writer, and actress

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Jonathan Glazer, English director

Malcolm Glazer, American businessman and sports team owner

Michael Glazer, television producer and event planner

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Tom Glazer. American folk singer and songwriter

Israel Sports Radio

Israel Sports Radio is an Israeli radio broadcast founded by Ari Louis, Andrew Gershman and Joshua Halickman. Louis is the currently the sole owner of the station. It is the country's only English all-sports talk radio broadcast. Combining coverage of niche sports in Israel – American football, soccer, basketball, baseball, fitness and other professional and American sports.The station features the Joe Morgan Show and the Ron Barr Show, but its flagship show is Louis Live hosted by Ari Louis.

Louis Live has featured some of the most famous names in Sports and Entertainment, such as Pete Rose, Roy Jones Jr., Curt Schilling, Yael Averbuch, Jesse James Leija, Alan Veingrad, Dmitriy Salita, Yuri Foreman, Robert Kraft, Brad Greenberg, Dan Shulman, Alan Veingrad, Larry Brown, Herb Brown, Andy Katz, Tamar Katz, Zack Rosen, Shay Doron, Tamir Linhart, Gal Nevo, Shlomo Glickstein, Diana Redman, Shawn James, Bruce Jacobs, Bram Weinstein, Aaron Cohen, Guy Goodes, Melanie Weisner, Dan Duquette, Barry Tompkins, Dan Shulman, Tommy Smyth, Brad Stevens, Brad Ausmus, Shyne, Kevin Gilbride, Eric Nystrom, Sylven Landesberg, David Blu, Guma Aguiar, Brin-Jonathan Butler, Jermaine Jackson, John Thomas, James Tillis, Bernie Fine, Charles Grodin, Shelly Saltman, Miami Heat co-owner Raanan Katz, Maccabi Haifa owner Jeffery Rosen, Oakland Athletics owner Lewis Woolf, Amar'e Stoudemire, Jay Glazer, Mike Hill, Steve Bunin, CBS Radios' Amy Lawrence, former Detroit Lions player Caleb Campbell, Ran Nakash, Shay Doron, MTV Jason Miller, Barry Tompkins, Arash Markazi, Pat Farmer, Adonal Foyle, Adrian Banks, Brad Ausmus, Brad Stevens, Derek Sharp, Gerry DiNardo, Kenny Albert, Ilya Grad, Samaki Walker, Andy Ram, Rade Prica.

Louis has been in talks with Sirius Satelitte Radio and Fox Sports about having a show on their respective stations.http://www.jpost.com/Sports/Israel-Sports-Radio-set-to-expand-its-reach

Louis Live can currently be heard every Tuesday night at 12:00 p.m. (Est.), 7:00 p.m. (Israel time) on http://www.tlv1.fm.

List of Fox Sports announcers

This is a list of commentators who currently work or have worked for Fox Sports.

List of personalities on NFL Network

Past and present television personalities on the NFL Network.

Pros vs. Joes

Pros vs. Joes was an American physical reality game show that aired on Spike from 2006 to 2010. The show featured male amateur contestants (the "Joes") matching themselves against professional athletes (the "Pros"; mostly of retired male and female pro-athletes) in a series of athletic feats related to the expertise sport of the Pro they are facing. For its first three seasons, the show was hosted by Petros Papadakis. In the last two seasons, it was co-hosted by Michael Strahan and Jay Glazer. The first two seasons were filmed at Carson, California's Home Depot Center, which was referenced in aerial shots. Repeats can currently be seen on the El Rey Network.

Rachelle Leah

Rachelle Leah (born August 20, 1984) is an American model, actress and television personality who has worked as a glamour model in mixed martial arts.

The Athletic

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Thom Brennaman

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