On November 16, 1959, the New England Patriots were awarded the eighth and final franchise of the developing American Football League (AFL). Now, 53 years later the team is one of the most recognizable names in the present National Football League (NFL). This cap is short and sweet with a New England circle path on the front crown stitched, and a Blue backdrop to compliment. There is only one color scheme available. To get yours today, just click HERE.