CFL: Entering 21st season
Stampeders: Entering 21st season
Returning for his 10th consecutive season and 21st overall with the Stampeders, Folan oversees the team’s video department, which is responsible for producing and editing all game and practice tapes for football operations personnel. In addition to his in-season duties, Folan and his staff also compile all video requirements for the CFL Canadian Draft.
In 2008, Folan oversaw the installation of the DVSport video system. The Stampeders’ football operations staff utilizes the system when reviewing film and preparing for games.
Folan and his staff work closely with amateur football, providing all the film for midget and high school teams, the junior Calgary Colts and the University of Calgary Dinos.
Folan joined the Stampeders in 1991 and, in 1993, became responsible for providing the coaching and player personnel staffs with their video and technology. In between stints with the Stamps, Folan attended Utah State University while working for their football and athletic program.
A native Calgarian, Folan graduated from Dr. E.P. Scarlett high school in 1992. He also played football for E.P. Scarlett and the bantam Colts. He lives in Calgary year-round.