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Bills Hall of Fame QB Kelly battling cancer in his upper jaw bone

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Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly talks with the media before a press conference in Batavia, N.Y., on Monday, Kelly says he has been diagnosed with cancer in his upper jaw bone and will have surgery this coming Friday.

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BATAVIA, N.Y. — Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly says he has been diagnosed with cancer in his upper jaw bone and will have surgery this coming Friday.

Kelly is suffering from squamous cell carcinoma, but he has recently undergone tests to show that the cancer is isolated in his jaw and has not spread to other parts of his body.

"The past couple of weeks have been difficult for me," Kelly said. "Because of the nature of social media, I thought it would be best to share with everyone what has been going on with my health ...


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