In 2009, Shane started writing “The Foley Report” because of his love for college football and USC. Initially, he wrote for some friends and clients who were also college football fans. It has since expanded and he does analyst work for Fox Radio and has written articles for Rivals and USC Football.com. Shane offers his unique observations and perspective as a former player and student of the game. He is also a frequent speaker for different Trojan Clubs and other groups in the college football world.
Recruited out of Newport Harbor High School where he set the record in Orange County for career passing yards upon graduation with over 5,300 yards in two seasons, Shane was recruited to play Quarterback at the University of Southern California. Shane played from 1986-1990 when the Trojans won three consecutive PAC-10 Championships and played in three Rose Bowl games. In 1990, Shane Foley USC received the ABC Player of the Game vs. Arizona State, Player of the Game vs. Oregon State, USC Offensive Champion Award – for Leadership, Team Commitment, and Dedication, and the John Wayne Memorial Post Graduate Scholarship for the senior with the highest G.P.A.
Shane currently resides in La Canada Flintridge with his wife Farrell and sons Connor, and Quinn.