Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Seeing the National Football League play isn't easy without connections, though catching a Bucs home game is a little easier than most. Tickets can be found for some games at the box office, though it's a safer bet when you buy them online in advance. Raymond James Stadium, 4201 N. Dale Mabry Hwy., Central Tampa, Tampa, Florida, 33607. 813/879–2827; www.buccaneers.com.
Tampa Bay Storm. The Arena Football League team plays about 10 games in its March–July season, and calls home the Tampa Bay Times Forum, which is nestled in the vibrant, visitor-friendly Channelside district near Downtown. The Storm has a hot rivalry with the Orlando Predators. Tampa Bay Times Forum, 401 Channelside Dr., Tampa, Florida, 33602. 813/301–6500; www.tampabaystorm.com.