The New England Patriots compete in the AFC East Division of the National Football League. The team was founded in 1960 with several others, and played in the American Football League until 1969. Then in 1970 they moved to the NFL, and they have been there ever since. Over the years, especially as of late, the Patriots have been one of the best teams in the league.
The Patriots play their home games at Gillette Stadium
. Since opening in 2002, this venue has become widely recognized as one of the best in the NFL. Fans love the open views and great concessions, and players have taken to the modern look and feel.
Many great players have competed for the Patriots. Some of the most well known names include Bob Dee, John Hannah, Mike Haynes, Steve Nelson, and Jim Lee Hunt among many others.
For the first time in twenty years, the New England Patriots will be without Tom Brady at starting quarterback. However, head coach Bill Belichick will have second year quarterback Jarrett Stidhim ready for week one of the 2021 season.
Overall, the New England Patriots have been competing at a high level since 1960 with five Super Bowl wins as of 2017. It is safe to say that this franchise is not going to fall off the map anytime in the near future.
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