When The Patriots Were NFL´s Laughingstock- A Look Back on the Pre-Brady Patriots

The 2020–2021 NFL season represents a new era for the New England Patriots, by far the winningest team of the 21st Century so far- and the most polarizing to boot. Unlike say, the 1990s Bulls or the 1960s Celtics, whose respective, impressive dynasties mostly provoked admiration across the nation, the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick era of the Pats has mostly resulted in derision and outright contempt from fans…