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Patriots Pick Up Where They Left Off — By Winning05:28

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The New England Patriots picked up where they left off at the Super Bowl — by winning the NFL season opener to fanfare and even a little more controversy in Foxborough.

The Patriots beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 28-21 after a pregame ceremony that featured the unveiling of the team's fourth championship banner.

WBUR's Curt Nickisch joined Morning Edition to discuss their title defense after their drama-filled off-season.

This segment aired on September 11, 2015.


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Curt Nickisch was formerly WBUR's business and technology reporter.


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