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1971. In February the name was changed to Bay State Patriots, but after a month it was changed to New England Patriots.

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What year did the patriots change to new England from Boston?

1971


How did the Patriots get their name New England?

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.


When did NE England Patriots change name?

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Where were the New England Patriots located before playing for New England?

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.


What year did the New England Patriots change their logo?

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Why are the Patriots called New England?

The New England Patriots are named after the region of the country that they represent. When the team was first founded in 1959, it wa called the Boston Patriots. The team played within the city of Boston and the name fit the tams location. In 1970, the Patrios moved out of Boston to the suburban community of Foxborough, MA (also known as Foxboro). Along with the change in location, the franchise changed its name. Partly because they were no longer playing in Boston proper or in its immediate suburbs, and party because of marketing. The team was and is the only professional football franchise in the region. In order to bolster its fanbase in the New England area, the Patriots adopted "New England" as its surname.


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Why did the Boston patriots become the New England Patriots?

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Who would win in a football game 1972 dolphins or the 2007 patriots?

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What effect do you think this change had on patriots?

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