Monday, Dec. 15

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Interception or No Interception? at 3:17 p.m. ET
A new kind of prop hits our board tonight for "Monday Night Football." Donovan McNabb is leading the surging Eagles into playoff contention and with another solid performance, they will be in a decent spot for an NFC wild-card birth. Even though many predict McNabb will have a big game, he has been sloppy at times, throwing ten interceptions this season. "Accuscore" predicts an interception, but against a depleted Browns team The StreakMaster thinks there is a 50-50 chance.

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Today's Preview
After two monster cards over the weekend, the Streak quiets down today as most major sports run a reduced schedule. While the highlight MNF game appears to be a blowout, longtime Streakers are well aware that Cleveland is capable of pulling a big upset in prime time. For those who prefer hoops, we've got some interesting player props on the board, as well as a couple straight-up matchups.

Once again we begin our day overseas. Derby County visits Charlton Athletic in a match you can watch live on ESPN360. Charlton is a heavy favorite, but Derby needs only a draw the way the Streak plays it.

Has there been a bigger breakout player this season than the Nets' Devin Harris? He's averaging over 24 points per game, good for sixth-best in the NBA. He faces the man in fifth place tonight as New Jersey visits Chris Bosh and the Raptors, so we've matched them up on our board.

A half hour later, the Jazz visit the Celtics, who have forgotten how to lose. We think too much of Boston to offer the game straight-up, so we've pitted Kevin Garnett's rebound total against Deron Williams' assist count. Deron has four straight games with double-digit dishes.


MNF Football: Cleveland Browns at Philadelphia Eagles: Total Points
Here are two teams moving in opposite directions. The Browns are down to their third-string QB, while the Eagles have righted the ship after some early-season woes. Brian Westbrook is en fuego with five TDs in the last two games, while the Cleveland offense hasn't scored a TD since November 17th. Will the teams combine for 40 points? It could be awfully chilly in Philly. If neither side appeals, we've also offered a proposition on whether McNabb will throw an interception during the game.

The Streak's night finishes with a Beno Udrih sighting. Beno takes on Al Jefferson, but while Beno gets to count points, rebounds, and assists, Al gets his points only. We thought that would make it fair - do you?

Yesterday's Results
Streakers had a rough day, getting less than 40% of their picks correct. The Giants, the Pack, and Len Mattiace led the way, so to speak, as all three heavy favorites went down to defeat. The day would have been even worse had not Big Ben led Pittsburgh to a fourth-quarter comeback win over the Ravens.