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By Josh Weir, Canton Repository  CANTON, Ohio –  Thursday night began as a celebration of Stark County high school athletics. Eventually, thanks to Jim Kelly, it became a graduate-level lesson in toughness, courage and grit. Less than three months after undergoing major surgery on his mouth to combat another bout with cancer – and facing two more surgeries in the …

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Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly continues his recovery following extensive jaw surgery related to a recurrence of oral cancer. Kelly has been in back in Buffalo and got a visit from fellow Bills legends, as captured on wife Jill's Instagram account. Jill Kelly posted a photo of her husband with former Bills public relations executive Scott Berchtold, Bruce Smith, …

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Buffalo Bills Hall of Famer Jim Kelly is heading back to Buffalo on Wednesday to continue his recuperation following upper jaw reconstruction related to oral cancer. A photo on his Instagram account Tuesday showed Kelly, with the help of a cane, walking in Central Park. Kelly was released from Mount Sinai West Hospital on April 14, 17 days after undergoing the 12-hour s…

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Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly was released from a New York City hospital on Saturday, 17 days after undergoing a 12-hour upper jaw reconstruction. His wife, Jill, announced Kelly's release via Instagram and it was later confirmed by a Mount Sinai West spokeswoman. Jim Kelly is expected to remain in New York City for two weeks and then return to Buffalo. Jill said h…

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Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly continues to improve following reconstructive jaw surgery, his wife Jill posted on Instagram on Sunday night. Jill posted a photo of Kelly at the window of the hospital joined by his daughter Camryn, who arrived last week to spend time with the family. "Quick Update: Although Jim’s recovery is slow, the doctors are very optimistic. …

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Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly continues his recovery at a New York City hospital following jaw reconstructive surgery brought on by the return of oral cancer. Jill Kelly posted a photo on Instagram late Tuesday night of Kelly standing and hugging her on his sixth night in the intensive care unit. Jim Kelly endured 12 hours of surgery last Wednesday and is expect…

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Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly's recovery from surgery to reconstruct his upper jaw continues. On Sunday, Kelly celebrated Easter with his family and took his first steps since the 12-hour operation. His daughter, Erin, posted an Easter message and then video of Kelly walking. https://www.instagram.com/p/BhCn97WAtug/?utm_source=ig_embed Kelly is expected to re…