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Selfies, statues and smiles: Behind the scenes at the White House

We watched the Patriots ceremony with President Obama yesterday and saw official photos from their visit, but what about when all the cameras weren't around? Here's a behind-the-scenes view of the Super Bowl champs' big day out, from start to finish.  

Dressed to impress, the guys left Gillette Stadium in the morning.

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#SuitedAndBooted #OnToTheWhiteHouse

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Later, Jamie Collins snapped a selfie with his teammates en route to the White House.

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Slide ta tha #WhiteHouse like......

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A small group of players joined Robert Kraft and traveled straight to Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

It was SelfieTyme for Julian Edelman and Rob Gronkowski once at the White House. 

JE11 also shared a snap with teammate (and former roommate) Matthew Slater.

Tim Wright, Jonas Gray and Stephen Gostkowski decided to pose with Abe Lincoln.

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Experiencing History, While Making History✔️

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#WhiteHouseSelfie

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Sealver Siliga found time to browse the presidential library.

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Joe Vellano, Danny Aiken, Ryan Allen and Nate Ebner were all smiles.

Brandon LaFell and his wife captured the moment together.

Chicago boys Zach Moore, Michael Buchanan and Darius Fleming seemed happy with the President's hometown shoutouts.

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Devin McCourty was loving the selfies…

Chandler Jones looked presidential as he answered questions after the ceremony.

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Answered a few questions after. #WhiteHouse

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He also smiled for a pic with Logan Ryan.

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Tie off, but shirt still on. Looks like Gronk took President Obama's advice.

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#AirportGronk

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