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  1. Mark12

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    The word "official" tells me that it's probably not legit.

    And when their main banner at the top of the page spells it with 3 Fs, then I know it's not legit. Also, beware of any city whose "Contact Us" doesn't give you a real address.
     
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    I site legit thinking probablyno. But expert me not. So hope you can understand me.
     
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    The site is clearly not legit. The Patriots ProShop is the official (with 2 f's) merchandise store of the Patriots. Since the site is not legit, you can probably bet the merchandise is not legit. I actually can understand people buying knockoff merchandise when it is available for cheap dollars but considering the prices this site is charging, I can't imagine why anyone wouldn't just go straight to the NFLShop or Patriots Pro Shop.
     
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    I ordered a hockey jersey from a site like that once. It will take a few weeks to get a jersey since its shipping from Hong Kong. The quality, for me, was good. Name spelled right, good stitching and what not. However, I have heard horror stories about those places; misspelled names, numbers upside down, falling apart the first time it gets washed.

    If you don't want to pay Reebok $90 for a replica that will be outdated in a few months I can't blame you, but these places are pretty buyer beware.
     
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    They misspell Patriots on the picture with TB on the front page...it says Official "Patroits"....

    Stay away from that site.
     
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    WHOIS...

    officialpatriotsauthentic.com

    Current Registrar: ENOM, INC. IP Address: 173.252.254.226 (ARIN & RIPE IP search) Lock Status: clientTransferProhibited

    Registration Service Provided By: Namecheap.com
    Domain name: OFFICIALPATRIOTSAUTHENTIC.COM
    Registrant Contact: WhoisGuard WhoisGuard Protected ()
    Fax: 11400 W. Olympic Blvd. Suite 200 Los Angeles, CA 90064 US Administrative Contact: WhoisGuard WhoisGuard Protected (e2c57aa5f5944255b8814960252efbbc.protect@whoisguard.com) +1.6613102107 Fax: +1.6613102107 11400 W. Olympic Blvd. Suite 200 Los Angeles, CA 90064 US Technical Contact: WhoisGuard WhoisGuard Protected
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    I don't understand. Why don't people just buy from nfl.com or the proshop? or a retail store. Why even bother going on those sketchy sites. If it's to save a little cash, why don't you just save up until you can buy a legit jersey.
     
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    I don't think so,didn't notice and NFL logo.
     
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    I wouldn't trust that site with a 10-foot pole. They offer Bodden, Moss, Haynesworth and Maroney jerseys, etc., etc. at the same prices as those of current players. Misspellings are a dead giveaway. Idiots.
     
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    Smells like China.
     
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    Good insight here. As the saying goes buyer beware.
     
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    Spells like China too. I see these sorts of operations all the time on ebay.

    Caveat Emptor, Homo!
     
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    Try it, what's the worst that can happen.
     
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    Edible Ginseng Official Patriots Cap...Sizes small,medium, large..$210...plus shipping...

    yeah...definitely probably fake....
     
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