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New bag rule at Gillette Stadium gets mostly favorable reviews

FOXBOROUGH — Two miles from Gillette Stadium, a large construction sign warned New England Patriots fans that only clear bags would be allowed in the stadium.

The new policy that bans most bags is being introduced in several NFL stadiums this year, and fans at Friday night’s game, with emotions of the Boston Marathon bombings still raw, welcomed the extra security measures, for the most part.

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