Sunday’s rally in the Gillette Stadium parking lot drew about 150 fans.

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Sunday’s rally in the Gillette Stadium parking lot drew about 150 fans.

John Eichinger waved a Patriots flag at the rally.

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John Eichinger waved a Patriots flag at the rally.

David Mariani (center) of Maynard got fans fired up.

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David Mariani (center) of Maynard got fans fired up.

Paul Goodrow of Watertown showed off his Bill Belichick tattoo.

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Paul Goodrow of Watertown showed off his Bill Belichick tattoo.

Fans looked at a Patriots-decorated Mustang owned by Walter Gonzalez.

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Fans looked at a Patriots-decorated Mustang owned by Walter Gonzalez.

Tom Brady fans stand by their man at Foxborough rally

Supporters of the Patriots quarterback waved signs, chanted, and wore No. 12 jerseys at Sunday’s event outside Gillette Stadium.

Tom Brady has a new dog named Scooby

The Patriots quarterback shared a photo on Facebook of the latest addition to his family.

Bob Ryan

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There are people who sincerely believe the Patriots have won four tainted Super Bowl championships.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

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Deflategate has become legacy Russian roulette for Roger Goodell, Kraft, and Tom Brady.

Globe Magazine | Essay

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It’s one thing to have a persecution complex and another to face the reality that everyone outside New England hates your team.

BEN VOLIN I Sunday FOOTBALL NOTES

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The return of the NFL to LA — possibly as soon as the 2016 season — is a foregone conclusion.

SPORTS LOG

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Sam, the first openly gay player selected in the NFL Draft, signed a two-year contract with the CFL team.

In its formal notice of appeal to the NFL, the union said it would be calling Roger Goodell (left)  as a witness in Tom Brady’s hearing.

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NFL lawyers advise Roger Goodell to hear Tom Brady’s appeal

Despite the recommendation, Goodell has not notified the players’ union whether he will be the appeal hearing officer.

BEN VOLIN I ON FOOTBALL

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/21/BostonGlobe.com/BCOM/Images/greenhouse_Patriots-2_sports.jpg What’s next for Tom Brady with his Deflategate appeal?

Brady has been quiet since the punishment was handed down nearly two weeks ago.

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Brady’s golden image apparently has been damaged by the Deflategate scandal and his tepid response to it.

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The linebacker only has $25,000 guaranteed, but could make considerably more in bonuses and incentives.

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The former Patriots cornerback also thinks Roger Goodell should be the one to hear Tom Brady’s suspension appeal.

Belichick era database

INTERACTIVE DATABASE

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Look back on the Boston Globe’s coverage of every game the Patriots have played since Bill Belichick became the head coach in 2000.

From the archives

Super Bowl XLVI

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Look back at complete coverage of the Patriots' loss loss to the Giants in Super Bowl XLVI.

Past seasons

2013 season recap

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Track the high and low points of the Patriots’ 2013 season before their eventual loss to the Broncos in the AFC title game.