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BUFFALO, NY- Jim Kelly is back in Western New York and will remain here for the duration of his cancer treatments, according to his brother Dan.

"It's exciting to be home for Easter, the fans, the people, everybody who's been sending prayers and well wishes and everything, it's so much appreciated, Jim is very humbled by it. And he just asks that you continue to pray for him as he continues on with his treatment," said Dan Kelly.

Jim Kelly also sent a video message to all his supporters, via his wife Jill's Instagram account.

Jim Kelly was originally not going to make the planned trip back to Western New York, but Buffalo News Reporter Tim Graham tweeted out Friday night that Kelly would make the trip.

Kelly has spent the last few weeks in New York City receiving his cancer treatment.

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