Patriots' send-off rally set for Monday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh will host a Super Bowl send-off rally for the New England Patriots on Monday, Jan. 26 at 11 a.m. ET in City Hall Plaza.

As part of the send-off rally, Patriots owner Robert Kraft, president Jonathan Kraft, head coach Bill Belichick and captains Tom Brady, Dan Connolly, Vince Wilfork, Devin McCourty and Matthew Slater are scheduled to address the fans before the team leaves for Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona.

"I am thrilled to host our conference champion New England Patriots at City Hall to rally before we send them off to another Super Bowl," Mayor Walsh said in a statement. "This is an exciting time for Boston, and I remind all fans to celebrate responsibly and make our City proud."

The rally will be hosted by Patriots announcer John Rooke and will include performances by the New England Patriots cheerleaders, an appearance by New England Patriots’ mascot Pat Patriot, and the Patriots End Zone Militia.