Found December 08, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay admitted to reporters on Thursday that he doesn't envision quarterback Peyton Manning returning to the field this season. "I really don't see that," Irsay said. "I think with the timeframe we have left, I think it's something where it will go into the offseason." Considering that winless Indianapolis (0-12) is going nowhere fast, the Colts may elect to keep the four-time NFL MVP on the sideline. Manning had spinal fusion on Sept. 8 - his third neck surgery in 19 months. He has received permission to increase the intensity of his rehabiliation regiment.
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