HOF QB Jim Kelly's cancer returns

Updated: March 15, 2014, 1:47 AM ET
By Mike Rodak | ESPN.com

Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly has been diagnosed with a recurrence of cancer.

Kelly had an initial surgery Wednesday to relieve pain on the left side of his face and jaw area. He will have another surgery a week from Tuesday and then is expected to undergo five to six weeks of radiation and chemotherapy.

"I need lots of prayers," Kelly said.

Erie County Medical Center, the Buffalo, N.Y., hospital treating Kelly, released a statement saying, "Jim Kelly ...

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