1. In the Patriots first twelve seasons in professional football, they had five different home stadiums: Nickerson Field (1960-62), Fenway Park (1963-68), Alumni Stadium (1969), Harvard Stadium (1970), and Foxboro Stadium (from 1971 to 2001).
2. The 2007 New England Patriots are the only team to go 18-1 over an entire season (regular season and playoffs), and not win the Super Bowl. The other two 18-1 Super Bowl winning teams were the 1984 San Francisco 49ers and the 1985 Chicago Bears.
3. Offensive lineman John Hannah was the first New England Patriots player to be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
4. Super Bowl and league MVP Tom Brady was picked by the New England Patriots with the 199th overall choice in the 2000 NFL Draft. Six quarterbacks were taken ahead of him that year, they were Chad Pennington, Giovanni Carmazzi, Chris Redman, Tee Martin, Marc Bulger, and Spergon Wynn.
5. New England Patriots linebacker Andre Tippett recorded the highest two season quarterback sack total