• My Scores
  • NHL
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • NCAA BB
  • Golf

WATCH: Jim Kelly leaves hospital after last radiation treatment

By Ryan Wilson | CBSSports.com

More NFL offseason: League minicamp dates | Latest news, notes

Great news for Bills legend Jim Kelly, who has been battling the recurrence of sinus cancer, which was originally diagnosed in June 2013: A week after finishing chemotherapy, the Hall of Fame quarterback has now completed radiation.

It gets better: As Kelly walked out of the hospital Wednesday, he was greeted by cheering friends and family. Afterwards, he was understandly emotional.

“Thank you guys," he said, according to Bills.com. "I know I could not have done this without family and friends and you guys have been here since day one,” said Kelly. “I have a long way to go but I know with you people on my team I'll be here for many many more years and many more parties and gatherings, so thank you.”

Last Day of Radiation Celebration from Jill Kelly on Vimeo.

The Associated Press reported in April that Kelly has interest in being a part of the bidding during the impending sale of the Bills' franchise. Kelly, who took the Bills to four Super Bowls, wants to make sure the team remains in Buffalo.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
NEVER MISS A MOCK DRAFT
Sign up to our newsletter and find out who your team could be picking
 

nfl Video

January 30, 2015
Justin Forsett on free agency, Marshawn Lynch (4:37)
January 30, 2015
NFL agent Tom Condon on the Manning Brothers and more
(3:10)
January 30, 2015
Recapping Marshawn Lynch's wild Super Bowl week
(5:51)
January 30, 2015
The Football Outsiders way of looking at the Super Bowl
(3:00)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop