Following the war Craig became a sports writer and was the only person named South Dakota Sportswriter of the Year four consecutive years. His accomplishments are too numerous to list but here are a few:
- Sports editor at the Sioux Falls Argus Leader for 10 years (1953-63). While there started the Associated Press basketball polls, an Ace of the Week award and a "Game of the Week" for high school sports.
- Was named the state's Sportswriter of the Year the first four years the award was given (1959-62).
- For various news agencies he covered 10 Super Bowls, many World Series, track (national AAU meet,) all the major college football games and bowls, boxing (Ali-Frazier, Larry Holmes, Sugar Ray Leonard), golf (US Open, Masters, PGA, LPGS tourneys) and auto racing (Indy 500, Daytona 500).
- Covered the Buffalo Bills for 14 years, including the O.J. Simpson years.
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