Roger Goodell will return to Gillette Stadium for Patriots' season opener (Shutdown Corner)

Roger Goodell is returning to New England. For the first time since the infamous deflate-gate game in early 2015,  NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will take in a Patriots game at Gillette Stadium. Goodell told reporters at the owners evening in Phoenix that he plans to be at the Super Bowl Champions’ home opener, which serves as the kickoff for the NFL season.