The Patriots former stadium has gone by several names: * Foxboro Stadium 1989-2002 * Sullivan Stadium 1983-1989 * Schaefer Stadium 1971-1983 Foxboro Stadium opened August 15, 1971 and the final game was played January 19, 2001. The stadium was replaced by Gillette Stadium, which opened in 2002. Foxboro Stadium was demolished in 2002.
The New England Patriots play at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.
In the 1960s they played in Boston at Nickerson Field, Harvard Stadium, Fenway Park, and Alumni Stadium. In 1970, they moved to Foxborough, they tried to change their name to "Bay State Patriots", but the name was changed after one month, so they called themselves the New England Patriots. They have always played for New England, in Boston.
The Patriots Stadium is called Gillette Stadium.
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They play in Foxborough, Massachusetts (southwest of Boston about halfway between Boston and Providence, Rhode Island) and the name of their stadium is Gillette Stadium.
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The New England Patriots have always been located in New England, more specifically in Massachusetts. The team was established in 1959 as the Boston Patriots and they played in stadiums in the Boston area. In 1971 the team moved to a new stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The team name was then changed to the New England Patriots.
Because team owner Billy Sullivan wanted a stadium in Boston and was refused; he looked to Rockingham, New Hampshire for a site for a stadium, then writer Ron Hobson, whose father ran a horse track near Foxboro, MA, convinced all involved to build a stadium on land near the horse track. The stadium was quickly built and it opened in August 1971. With the decision to move to a new stadium, Sullivan wanted to change the team name to reflect the region as opposed to just Boston; he initially chose the name Bay State Patriots (February 1971), but when it was belatedly realized the press would use the shorthand BS Patriots, the name was changed (March 1971) to New England Patriots.
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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 New England Patriots have played at the following stadiums:1960-1962: Nickerson Field1963-1968: Fenway Park (yes! Fenway Park, home of the BoSox)1969: Alumni Stadium1970: Harvard Stadium1971-1982: Schaefer Stadium*1983-1989: Sullivan Stadium*1990-2001: Foxboro Stadium*2002-Present: Gillette Stadium* - Schaefer Stadium, Sullivan Stadium, and Foxboro Stadium are all one in the same stadium. The name was changed due to stadium naming rights deals various ownership groups made.
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?
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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