Campus Corner

August 20, 2014

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

Jack Hoffman, who captured the nation’s attention with his touchdown dash at Nebraska’s spring game in 2013, is facing more treatment. The Nebraska football team sent its best wishes to Hoffman in a video released Wednesday.

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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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