Patriots to hold Sunday send-off rally

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The Patriots will hold a send-off rally at Gillette Stadium prior to the team's departure for Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis on Sunday afternoon, January 29. Here are the key details:

  • The rally will be held inside Gillette Stadium. The Patriot Place gate to the stadium opens at 10:15, and a replay of the AFC Championship Game will air inside the stadium beginning at 10:30.

  • The send-off program will begin at noon, with team president Jonathan Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick scheduled to speak.

  • The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free, but tailgating is not allowed.