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5 cool facts from the New England Patriots history

This professional American football team with rich history leaves no one indifferent – it's both loved and reviled by millions. If you are into sports, you will find these 5 facts about the New England Patriots fun and interesting.


  • the team was founded in 1959 in Boston;
  • from the beginning of their history, they are most often referred to as simply the Patriots;
  • they are among the oldest (and most successful) teams in the NFL.


Find more interesting information about the team and all the important New England Patriots news on PatriotsLife!


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Are you into football? Did these facts from the New England Patriots history surprise you?

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10 Comments
John W Shreve
alan, Sometimes, we don't know. The San Francisco 49ers, for example, play in Santa Clara, CA. 42.5 driving miles away.
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Sep 17, 2020 5:27PM
Barb Beck
I hate the Patriots Either the Seahawks or the New Orleans Saints.
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May 29, 2020 12:52AM
whitewitch
alan, Boston, mass. READ THE ARTICLE.
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May 28, 2020 11:20AM
Joel Chin
alan, they were called the Boston Patriots before
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May 28, 2020 7:58AM
alan
As a non American, would be nice to know which city they were/are based in
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May 27, 2020 11:08PM
Susan Golebiewski
Great information. Not a Patriots fan. My team is the Buffalo Bills - rivals of the Patriots.
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May 27, 2020 10:38PM
Ilias Tsiabardas
Thanks for sharing ,i like the American football game ,I am not fanatic to any Team
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May 27, 2020 9:27PM
seamus512
David Roy, Which was a Supreme load of do do.
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May 27, 2020 7:28PM
johnedaura
New England Patriots is bad enough but Boston Patriots was worse.
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May 27, 2020 5:08PM
David Roy
Definitely reviled after Deflategate.
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May 27, 2020 5:05PM

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