Betty White to open MNF game

Our friends on the television side have just tipped us off about what to expect for the opening of the "Monday Night Football" game between the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons.

The segment will feature storied actress Betty White. The opening was shot Tuesday in California and will feature a “holiday theme."

The announcement (complete with a picture) also says that New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees and Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan will be featured in the opening segment. The show begins at 8:30 p.m. ET Monday.