The Cleveland Browns visit the Pittsburgh Steelers in a clash between long-time division rivals on Monday Night Football. Kickoff at Heinz Field is set for 8:15 p.m. ET. The Steelers are favored by 2.5-points in the latest Browns vs. Steelers odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 43 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NFL odds page).
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White, a CBS Sports fantasy and gambling editor, ended the 2020 season on an 80-59 run on all NFL picks, returning more than $1,400 during that span. It's no surprise, as White has cashed huge twice in the world's most prestigious football handicapping competition, the Las Vegas SuperContest. In addition, White is 51-29-4 with his last 84 against-the-spread picks involving the Steelers! Anyone who has followed him is WAY UP!
Cleveland has notable strengths on offense, including a lights-out running game. The Browns have more than 2,100 rushing yards this season, third-most in the NFL, and Cleveland is No. 6 in the league with 19 rushing touchdowns. Cleveland leads the league with 5.1 yards per carry, and that helps the offense to average nearly 34 yards per possession. The Browns take care of the ball well, committing only 18 turnovers and throwing only 11 interceptions all season. Cleveland also converts opportunities when they arise, including a top-10 mark in red zone efficiency.
Pittsburgh's defense remains potent in key areas. The Steelers are allowing only 225.7 passing yards per game this season, with opponents completing only 65.5 percent of passes. Pittsburgh has allowed only 22 passing touchdowns, with the Steelers ranking in the top five of the NFL with 43 sacks. The Steelers are also stellar in specialized situations, allowing a touchdown on only 50.9 percent of trips to the red zone and allowing opponents to convert on only 38.8 percent of third down opportunities.
Now, White has locked in another confident against the spread pick for Browns vs. Steelers. We can tell you he's leaning under the total, but he knows a crucial X-factor makes one side of the spread a MUST-BACK! You ABSOLUTELY need to see what it is before locking in any picks of your own.
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