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Nebraska football sends wishes to Jack Hoffman, who faces more treatment (video)

08/20/2014 11:10 AM

08/20/2014 11:35 AM

One of the best moments from all of the college football spring games in 2013 was Jack Hoffman’s 69-yard dash to the end zone at Nebraska.

Hoffman, who is from Atkinson, Neb., was 7 at the time and battling brain cancer. The video of his touchdown run was something special (“goosebumps,” as one announcer said).

Although Hoffman had been in remission that unfortunately is no longer the case. Hoffman’s teammates at Nebraska sent him best wishes in a video that was posted Wednesday:

Here is the video of that touchdown run from last year:

You can find more on the Team Jack foundation here.

CollegeSpun had the story first.


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