No rugby and football have very similar things...
-You get to hit people
-You make touchdowns
-You make fieldgoals
But yeah, the Patriots are going to go to the Super Bowl. Maybe not win it, but definetly going.
Oh and the superbowl in America is your equivalent of the World Cup in your country.
Useless Trivia #1 : Three times as many people watch the World Cup (Soccer/Football) as they do watching the Super Bowl.