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Report: Jake Roberts Has Cancer, Will Undergo Emergency Surgery

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TMZ.com is reporting that 2014 WWE Hall of Fame inductee Jake "The Snake" Roberts has cancer. According to their report, the malignant tumor is behind his knee and growing into the muscle. He'll undergo emergency surgery to have it removed.

Roberts reportedly noticed the tumor in January and had it biopsied. On Friday, he was told that it came back positive for cancer. His surgery has been scheduled for Tuesday but he still plans on appearing for Jersey Championship Wrestling on March 14, 2014.

Jake is scheduled to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame the night before Wrestlemania XXX on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the New Orleans Arena.

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