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|Born:||October 10, 1970|
|NFL Draft:||1994 / Round: 7 / Pick: 208|
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Glenn Foley (born October 10, 1970) is a former American football quarterback. He played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) with the New York Jets from 1994 to 1998 and the Seattle Seahawks in 1999 and in the Arena Football League with the New Jersey Gladiators in 2002.
Foley attended Boston College and played for the Boston College Eagles football team. In 1993, he led the Eagles in a 41-39 upset over previously undefeated Notre Dame and a victory over Virginia Cavaliers in the 1994 Carquest Bowl. To finish the season, he received 180 votes for the Heisman Trophy, finishing in fifth place.
Foley was selected in the seventh round of the 1994 NFL Draft and played sporadically for the Jets from 1994 to 1998. From 1996 to 1998 he threw for 2,013 yards with 10 touchdowns vs 14 interceptions during that three-season span. Foley was the Jets' starting quarterback to open the 1998 season, but injuries resulted in Vinny Testaverde taking the starting job.
Foley was also camp director at Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne, Pennsylvania. In 2010, he served as the Academy's head football coach. In his only season as head coach he led the team to an 8-0 record. After leaving Valley Forge, Foley worked as an instructor for Football University.
Foley's father, Ed Sr., was a quarterback for Boston College from 1963 to 1965. His brother, Ed Jr. is the current recruiting coordinator for the Temple Owls and was the head coach of the Fordham Rams from 2004 to 2005. Another brother, Kevin, played at the University of Maryland, College Park and Boston University.
After being traded to the Seahawks, Foley began suffering from pain and depression. His first wife left him. Foley sought counseling and eventually remarried.