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Published: Nov. 17, 2017 at 06:00 p.m.
Updated: Nov. 19, 2017 at 08:50 p.m.

2017 Mexico Games: Patriots vs Raiders

Take a look at the sites and scenes of Mexico City in preparation for the matchup between the Patriots and Raiders.

36 Photos Total

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) greets New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) following an NFL football game on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 36

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    Derek Carr, Tom Brady

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) greets New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) following an NFL football game on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 35

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    Tom Brady

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) rushes against New England Patriots linebacker David Harris (45) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 34

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    Marshawn Lynch

    Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) rushes against New England Patriots linebacker David Harris (45) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Dogs used by first responders wear protective eyewear as they sit on the field at Azteca Stadium during a ceremony at halftime of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. The ceremony was held to honor those who gave aid during a Sept. 19, 2017, earthquake in Central Mexico. 33

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    First responders

    Dogs used by first responders wear protective eyewear as they sit on the field at Azteca Stadium during a ceremony at halftime of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. The ceremony was held to honor those who gave aid during a Sept. 19, 2017, earthquake in Central Mexico.

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) looks to throw the ball during an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 32

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    Derek Carr

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) looks to throw the ball during an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks (14) catches a pass for a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 31

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    Brandin Cooks

    New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks (14) catches a pass for a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • The U.S. and Mexico flags are displayed at Azteca stadium prior to the start of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 30

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    Patriots Raiders

    The U.S. and Mexico flags are displayed at Azteca stadium prior to the start of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks (14) celebrates a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 29

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    Brandin Cooks

    New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks (14) celebrates a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts (10) runs the ball during an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 28

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    Seth Roberts

    Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts (10) runs the ball during an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders cheerleaders wait to perform before an NFL football game between the Raiders and the New England Patriots , Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 27

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    Raiders cheerleaders

    Oakland Raiders cheerleaders wait to perform before an NFL football game between the Raiders and the New England Patriots , Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis (33) leaps for a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 26

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    Dion Lewis

    New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis (33) leaps for a touchdown during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack (52) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 25

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    Khalil Mack

    Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack (52) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 24

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    Derek Carr

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 23

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    Tom Brady

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. (Logan Bowles/NFL) 22

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    Derek Carr

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. (Logan Bowles/NFL)

  • Oakland Raiders fans pose for pictures in front of Azteca Stadium before the New England Patriots face the Oakland Raiders in an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 21

    Eduardo Verdugo/Associated Press

    Oakland Raiders

    Oakland Raiders fans pose for pictures in front of Azteca Stadium before the New England Patriots face the Oakland Raiders in an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch's equipment is seen in the locker room on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 20

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    Oakland Raiders

    Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch's equipment is seen in the locker room on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • New England Patriots defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois (94) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 19

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    Ricky Jean Francois

    New England Patriots defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois (94) warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Fans enter Estadio Azteca on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. 18

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    Estadio Azteca

    Fans enter Estadio Azteca on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • The New England Patriots mascot takes a selfie with fans on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City. 17

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    New England Patriots

    The New England Patriots mascot takes a selfie with fans on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • A general view of the 2017 NFL Mexico Fan Fest on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City. 16

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    NFL Fan Fest

    A general view of the 2017 NFL Mexico Fan Fest on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • A general view at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City. 15

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    Estadio Azteca

    A general view at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • A general view of the goal post at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City. 14

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    Estadio Azteca

    A general view of the goal post at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • Fans take part in NFL football's Fan Fest at Zocalo Square, in Mexico City, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Thousands of football fans descended on the city's historic main plaza Saturday, one day before the New England Patriots face the Oakland Raiders in a football game at Aztec Stadium. 13

    Gregory Bull/Associated Press

    Mexico NFL Football

    Fans take part in NFL football's Fan Fest at Zocalo Square, in Mexico City, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Thousands of football fans descended on the city's historic main plaza Saturday, one day before the New England Patriots face the Oakland Raiders in a football game at Aztec Stadium.

  • A general view of the goal post at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City. 12

    Logan Bowles/NFL

    Estadio Azteca

    A general view of the goal post at Estadio Azteca on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Mexico City.

  • A mother and child rest near a giant NFL helmet painted with a tiger, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, giant footballs and helmets painted by Mexican artists line a central boulevard. 11

    Rebecca Blackwell/Associated Press

    NFL Helmet

    A mother and child rest near a giant NFL helmet painted with a tiger, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, giant footballs and helmets painted by Mexican artists line a central boulevard.

  • People pose for a picture in front of a giant figure of Mr. Potato Head dressed as an NFL player, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, giant footballs and helmets painted by Mexican artists line the central boulevard. 10

    Rebecca Blackwell/Associated Press

    Mexico City

    People pose for a picture in front of a giant figure of Mr. Potato Head dressed as an NFL player, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, giant footballs and helmets painted by Mexican artists line the central boulevard.

  • A boy plays on a giant NFL helmet, at an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade." 9

    Marco Ugarte/Associated Press

    NFL helmets

    A boy plays on a giant NFL helmet, at an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade."

  • People stroll past an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade." 8

    Marco Ugarte/Associated Press

    NFL helmets

    People stroll past an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade."

  • A local leans on a Mr. Potato Head wearing a NFL Oakland Raiders uniform, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade." 7

    Marco Ugarte/Associated Press

    Mr. Potato Head

    A local leans on a Mr. Potato Head wearing a NFL Oakland Raiders uniform, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade."

  • People stroll past an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade." 6

    Marco Ugarte/Associated Press

    NFL Helmet

    People stroll past an exhibition of giant footballs and NFL helmets painted by Mexican artists, on Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. In anticipation of a Nov. 19 NFL match-up between the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots in Mexico's capital, the central boulevard is showcasing the NFL's annual "ball parade."

  • With the surrounding mountains in the background, the New England Patriots take part in drills at NFL football practice, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level. 5

    David Zalubowski/Associated Press

    New England Patriots, Air Force Academy

    With the surrounding mountains in the background, the New England Patriots take part in drills at NFL football practice, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level.

  • New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty takes part in drills before practicing Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level. 4

    David Zalubowski/Associated Press

    Devin McCourty

    New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty takes part in drills before practicing Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level.

  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes part in drills before practicing Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level. 3

    David Zalubowski/Associated Press

    Tom Brady

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes part in drills before practicing Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, on the campus of the Air Force Academy in Air Force Academy, Colo. The Patriots are practicing at Air Force, which is located at an elevation of 7,200 feet, to prepare to face the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football game Sunday in Mexico City, which sits at an elevation of almost 7,400 feet above sea level.

  • Motorcyclists drive past a mural commemorating a 1994 NFL football game between the Houston Oilers and the Dallas Cowboys played in Mexico, in Mexico City, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. The NFL is back in Mexico this week as the city gears up for a matchup between the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders in Aztec Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 19. 2

    Gregory Bull/Associated Press

    Houston Oilers

    Motorcyclists drive past a mural commemorating a 1994 NFL football game between the Houston Oilers and the Dallas Cowboys played in Mexico, in Mexico City, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. The NFL is back in Mexico this week as the city gears up for a matchup between the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders in Aztec Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 19.

  • Former New England Patriots running back Kevin Faulk, right, poses for a photo with a patient from the Shriners Hospitals for Children during an event in Mexico City, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. The Oakland Raiders will face the New England Patriots in an NFL football game at Aztec Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 19. 1

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    Kevin Faulk

    Former New England Patriots running back Kevin Faulk, right, poses for a photo with a patient from the Shriners Hospitals for Children during an event in Mexico City, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. The Oakland Raiders will face the New England Patriots in an NFL football game at Aztec Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 19.

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