Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Pro Football Hall-of-Famer Jim Kelly announced Monday he is battling cancer of the jaw.Kelly says doctors feel confident he can beat the cancer because it is isolated in his body."Doctors have told me that my prognosis for recovery is very good,” said Jim Kelly.The eleven-year NFL veteran led the Buffalo Bills to four Super Bowl games. His crisp throwing style and athletic frame made him the model for consistency in the NFL.From 1990-1993, Kelly complied a 48-13 regular season record as a quarterback for the Bills. He averaged 3,378 and 24 TD over those four seasons. There was no greater offensive player to ever put on the Buffalo Blue."It's just another challenge for me and I know I'll beat it."Jim Kelly has the same mentality against cancer that he had against opposing defenses; he is going to fight. It was this mentality and belief that allowed Kelly to excel on the football field. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2002.This isn't the only challenge Jim Kelly ...
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