Get ready to have a great time watching the Pats vs. Texans game on Sunday.
Fresh off a bye week [football-speak for a week off], the New England Patriots host the Houston Texans Sunday at Gillette Stadium. Kick-off in Foxborough is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. What are your plans for watching the game? One great idea — which doesn't involve cooking, shopping, or the postgame clean-up — is bowling at Dudek Bowling Lanes on Child Street. Bowl a few frames before — or during — the game, and snag a bite from their bar. If you're planning a more conventional party — either hosting or going to a local bar — we've also collected this list of places in Bristol and Warren to help you get ready for the big game. Supermarkets: Liquor Stores: Clubs & Bars: Check out our list of 13 local spots under the Nightlife category of the…
The New England Patriots will wear black-ribbon logos on their helmets and hold a moment of silence before Sunday night's game against the San Francisco 49ers in Foxborough.
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Foxborough will be center stage of the National Football League world for the second time in six days Sunday night when the New England Patriots host the San Francisco 49ers in primetime on NBC's Sunday Night Football. But even a game with so much significance on playoff positioning will simply be less important in the wake of Friday's tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. The New England Patriots, along with the rest of the country, will have the 26 victims of Friday's shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on their minds and in their hearts during Sunday's game at Gillette Stadium. In recognition of Friday's tragedy, the Patriots plan to honor the 20 children and six adults killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School by wearing …