Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/24/11
“How do rumors get started, they’re started by the jealous people and / They get mad seein’ somethin’ they had and somebody else is holdin”…Remember that song Rumors by Timex Social Club?  That song brings back some great memories and it was used as an inspiration for this article.  With the exception of Monday Night Football seven weeks of the 2011 NFL season are in the history books.  As we enter the homestretch towards the halfway point of the 2011 season, some teams are jockeying for playoff positions while others are already playing for the future.  Week 7 brought us new starters, old habits, emerging stars and more rumors including the possibilty that Urban Meyer may be heading to the NFL.  With that said, here are the Top 10 NFL Headlines and Rumors of Week 7 from a different perspective.  Enjoy. 10.  Ponder No More:  If there was any doubt as to who the Minnesota Vikings starting QB should be going into the weekend rookie Christian Ponder put that to rest. Despite losing 27-33 to the Green Bay Packers, Ponder displayed poise and leadership for the purple and gold as he threw for 219 yards and two touchdowns.  Even with his two interceptions and 59.2 passer rating, Ponder [...]
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