Im in no way a football fan, but I think that this is something I might be able to get into. Personally, Im an MMA junkie before all else but if we get some of these games coming to town, I might find myself at a couple just to check em out.
On that note - Did you know that Norfolk has its own professional (indoor) soccer team now.
Introducing - The Norfolk SharX - http://www.norfolksharx.com
This might be something else to take a gander at as well