they beat the eagles, rams, and panthers
The Chicago Bears beat the Patriots in Super Bowl XX The Green Bay Packers beat the Patriots in Super Bowl XXXI The New York Giants beat the Patriots in Super Bowl XLII
They beat the Panthers in the Super Bowl in 2003 (Super Bowl XXXVIII).
The Patriots beat the St. Louis Rams in 2001, the Carolina Panthers in 2003, and the Philadelphia Eagles in 2004.
The 1985 Chicago Bears beat the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl.
Super Bowl XXXI (31) featured the New England Patriots against the Green Bay Packers. In the end the Packers beat the Patriots, 35-21.
The Patriots did not play in the 1980 Super Bowl. The Patriots first Super Bowl appearance was Super Bowl XX in 1986 when they lost to the Chicago Bears, 46-10.
The Patriots won the Super Bowl in 2005, which was the 2004-05 season. The Patriots beat the Eagles for their 3rd Super Bowl in 4 years
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2007 and 2011.