Seems like Patriots go out of their way to earn fans' hate

It’s every Indiana resident’s territorial right to despise the New England Patriots.

However, it’s become evident that the urge to roll one’s eyes at the sight of something as simple as a hooded sweatshirt has made it across state lines.

The Pats are America’s Team, as in America’s Most Hated Team.

And it’s not even close.

A combination of factors contribute to this distinction. Most are traced to the collective arrogance of the New England franchise and its minions, people unaware that in a matter of days six different NFL franchises (and eight teams) will have won Super Bowls more recently than their heroes.

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