According to one Indy radio host Manning may have had an additional neck surgery as recently as this week. Here is the link: http://img.ibtimes.com/www/articles/20110907/210113_peyton-manning-out-for-season.htm .
It hasn't been confirmed by the big news outlets yet, so not sure if it is true or not, but if it is the AFC South would be wide open. Hopefully the Jags can capitalize. Let's go Jags!