Patriots Fans Don't Mind Snow On Their ParadePlay
Despite 40 inches of snow, congested roads and freezing temperatures, thousands of New England Patriots fans came out Wednesday to celebrate their team's Super Bowl Victory last Sunday.
A procession of duck boats snaked from the Prudential Center, down Boylston Street to City Hall Plaza. They carried the players, including Tom Brady waving with his son in his lap; Coach Bill Belichick who hoisted the Lombardi trophy over his head; and Julian Edelman, who celebrated with a dance.
However, there was some controversy about whether or not the parade should have taken place, given the snow cleanup the city still needs and the incoming storms.
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WBUR: Champion Patriots Parade Through Snowy Streets
- The WBUR Newsroom liveblog from the event.
This segment aired on February 4, 2015.