New England Patriots Tickets
About New England Patriots
In terms of both Super Bowl appearances and victories, the New England Patriots are one of the most successful professional football franchises in the 21st century. The Patriots are in the National Football League in the AFC East division, and play at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Get your hands on some cheap New England Patriots tickets and see these amazing athletes take the field in their team colors of Nautical Blue, New Century Silver and Red.
History of the New England Patriots
The team joined the American Football League as the Boston Patriots in 1960. When the AFL and the NFL merged in 1970, the team took the name of the New England Patriots and joined the AFC East division. The team played its first Super Bowl in 1985, but they lost to the Chicago Bears who were known for their fearsome defense.
In 1994, local Boston businessman Robert Kraft purchased the team and quashed rumors that the team might move to St. Louis. In 2000, Bill Bellichek became the head coach, and the Patriots have maintained an amazing record ever since. At one point, the team won three Super Bowls in four years. The Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX by a score of 28-24, bringing their total number of Super Bowl wins in franchise history to four.
The New England Patriots stadium
Located in Foxborough, Massachusetts, Gillette Stadium is the team's second stadium, taking over for Foxboro Stadium in 2002. The team played all home games at Foxboro Stadium, formerly known as Schaefer Stadium and later Sullivan Stadium, from 1971 to 2001. In addition to hosting the New England Patriots' home football games, the stadium is New England's premier sports, entertainment and event venue.
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Did you know these facts about the New England Patriots?
- When the Patriots went 16-0 in 2007, they became the fourth team in history to go undefeated during the regular season.
- The Patriots' head coach and quarterback combination of Bill Bellichek and Tom Brady is the most successful in NFL history. Brady's six Super Bowl starts are the most of any quarterback, ever.
- All four of New England's Super Bowl wins have been decided by three points or fewer.
The biggest New England Patriots rivalries
Here are a few details about some of the most well-known Patriots rivalries, which might help you when choosing your NE Patriots tickets.
New England Patriots vs. New York Jets
See the longstanding sports rivalry between New York City and Boston whenever the Jets play the Patriots. Fans line up around the block to get Patriots tickets for these exciting games.
New England Patriots vs. Buffalo Bills
You must get your Patriots game tickets when they play against the Buffalo Bills. This is a must-see game for fans of either team. The rivalry began when the teams competed against each other in the old AFL in the 1960s.
New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts
If you have Colts tickets for when they play against the Patriots, you know you're in for a treat. It is bound to be an epic AFC battle of foes. For many fans, a Patriots game is the most important on the Colts' schedule.
If you don't already have Patriots tickets, check out the New England Patriots schedule and purchase your single-game Pats' tickets and Patriots' playoff tickets today. Patriots preseason tickets are also a great choice for those looking to experience all the excitement without all the cost.
New England Patriots Team Schedule