BOSTON (CBS) — These hearty Pats fans may look like they’re in a typical sports bar anywhere in New England, but it’s really deep in the heart of Texas.

“We like to call it Foxboro, Texas,” Amanda Howe said.

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The group is called the Houston Patriots Fans.

Howe is the president, but she was just a filly when she lived in Pepperell, Mass.

They started out with 6 members a few years ago.

But 700 showed up to watch the Pats saddle up against the Seahawks in their last Super Bowl win.

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“People are pretty shocked with both how many New Englanders live in the area and how many patriots fans,” she said.

They ride on down to a bar called Diablo Loco in West Houston to spur their team on.

You’d have to figure that might cause a ruckus or too with Texans fans.

But Amanda says so far, there’s been peace in them there parts.

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“I think the fans react to how we treat them, so we always try to let our team do the talking for us.”