Here are some interesting facts about the New England Patriots:
The team was founded in 1960 and were originally known as the Boston Patriots. They began play in the American Football League (AFL). In 1971, the team moved to Foxborough where they changed their name to the New England Patriots. The Patriots have an intense rivalry with the New York Jets and it is considered one of the most bitter rivalries in the National Football League (NFL). The Patriots have become one of the most successful teams in NFL history, winning 14 AFC East titles in 16 seasons since coach Bill Bilichick and Tom Brady joined the team in 2001.
The New England Patriots logo has had six logo variations, including the original design back in 1960 when the team was known as the Boston Patriots. See the different New England Patriots logo designs that they have had over the years.