No, they have not
Deion Branch of the New England Patriots
Boston patriots were the old name of the patriots.
A New England Patriots name is Logan Mankins.
The New England Patriots.
The New England Patriots have had the name Patriots since 1960. They were originally named the Boston Patriots, but in 1971 it was changed to the New England Patriots.
The only nick name the organization has had is the Patriots. The team was originally known as the Boston Patriots The team was renamed the New England Patriots in 1971.They got the name from England. (HISTORY CHECK) When America went to war with England to gain independence, England fought under the nickname "The Patriots" (hints the name "New England Patriots"). Funny how stuff like that works, huh?
The first name the Patriots had was the Boston Patriots. They used the name the Boston Patriots from 1960-1970. In 1971, following the franchises move out of the Boston Metro area to Foxboro MA, the team changed their name to the New England Patriots.
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the Boston Patriots
1971. In February the name was changed to Bay State Patriots, but after a month it was changed to New England Patriots.
The New England Patriots play at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.
They were known as the Boston Patriots from 1960-1970. They changed their name in February 1971 to the Bay State Patriots but changed it in March 1971 to New England Patriots.
The name Patriots was used after a fan vote.
The New England Patriots have never signed a player by the name of Harvey White. His name does not appear in the list of New England Patriots Alumni, nor is he on the active roster.
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The Revolutionary War.
There is no player with the name "Paquette" listed in the New England Patriots Alumni Bio section.
The original name was the Boston patriots named for all the patriots from the American revolution
Rosevelt Colvin is the last name of a really good former safety of the New England Patriots, he is currently a free agent.
The name was chosen in 1960 by a fan vote.
The Patriots moved to Foxboro Ma after the 1970 season. Before the move they were known as the Boston Patriots. After moving out of Boston proper to the suburbs the owners of the Patriots decided to change the name to the New England Patriots in order to try to grow their fan base in the New England Region instead of just concentrating on the fan base in Boston.