News

Foxboro Businesses Would Take Hit If There’s No 2011 NFL Season

View Comments
Patriot Place in Foxboro (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Patriot Place in Foxboro (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

FOXBORO (CBS) – Patriots fans are not the only people who would be disappointed if there is no football this season. Businesses up and down Route One would feel the loss of a season on their bottom lines.

See: Brady, Manning, Brees File Antitrust Suit Against NFL

Route 1 Liquors has been in business longer than the Pats have called this area home.

WBZ-TV’s Jim Armstrong reports.

And while the owners say a lost season would not be catastrophic, they acknowledge that they would notice the loss in business.

Read: NFLPA Decertifies As Talks Break Down

A lot of stores in the area also collect hefty fees from fans who use their parking lots on game days. That revenue might dry up as well.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus