Florio told you an hour ago that Peyton Manning’s surgery could happen as early as Thursday. We can now tell you that surgery is complete.
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports Manning has cervical fusion surgery this morning. The expected recovery if 2-3 months.
It sounds like the Colts will hold out hope that Manning can return this season, but the landscape of the AFC South has clearly changed in the meantime.
It’s up to Kerry Collins and company to try to keep the Colts afloat so that Manning could actually make a difference if and when he returns.