So how does the world really feel about the Patriots?
Mike Flynn, one of Comcast SportsNet New England's football analysts, is a native of, and lives in, New England. But he played 11 years for the Ravens and won a Super Bowl ring with Baltimore. So Michael Felger and the Patriots Pregame Live crew put it to him: How are the Patriots perceived outside the confines of Pats Nation?
Sitting next to him on the panel -- ready to agree, disagree, or really disagree -- were ex-Pats Ty Law and Troy Brown.
Take a look. It's interesting.
And give us your take in the comments section.