The big game is just a day away!

On Monday night, Alabama takes on Clemson for the National Football Championship at Raymond James Stadium--a replay of last year's matchup.

But this year, the teams are sharing the spotlight with Tampa Bay itself.

10Sports' Justin Granit recently talked to Tampa Bay Times sports columnist Martin Fennelly about the two teams and Tampa's role in the game.

Click here to read more about the College Football Championship from Martin Fennelly.