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VIDEO: Jim Kelly steals the show during NFL Draft's second round

Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly stole the show during the second round of the NFL Draft.

He received a standing ovation from the thousands at Chicago's Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University prior to announcing the Bills' second-round selection of Florida State cornerback Ronald Darby.

Here's what Kelly said when the applause finally ended:

"Thank you.

"If I could just take a second and thank everybody, all over the world, for -- especially my NFL family -- for all your prayers this last year.

"Last year at this time, I was in a hospital not knowing if I'd be here today.

"Because of all the prayers. and the well wishes and the love I got from my NFL family ... thank you, thank you, thank you, God bless you.

"Alright, here we go.

"With the 50th pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, we, the Buffalo Bills, select Ronald Darby, defensive back, Florida State.

"Thank you guys."

 

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Here's the video, from the NFL's YouTube channel:

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A sampling of the coverage and reaction on Twitter:

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