Posted April 06, 2013 on
Nebraska redshirt freshman Alonzo Moore turned heads in Saturday's Red-White game.

Boy with cancer scores in Nebraska game

Get a tissue. This young child here is 7-year-old Jack Hoffman. He is a a cancer patient fighting for his life. He was diagnosed at a young age with a brain tumor and is a huge Nebraska Cornhusker fan. Last year, along with former running back Rex Burkhead, he raised awareness for the disease. The Cornhusker family has not left his side, even though Burkhead has moved on towards...

7-year-old cancer patient scores touchdown at Nebraska spring football game (Video)

The Nebraska football team orchestrated a special moment during Saturday's spring game which centered around 7-year-old Jack Hoffman, a brain cancer patient from Atkinson, Nebraska who is currently undergoing chemotherapy. Hoffman was dressed in a Cornhusker uniform and came into the game on offense as a running back. When quarterback Taylor Martinez handed him the ball...

7 year old's TD highlights Nebraska Spring Game

Coming into the Nebraska spring game the story was injuries and even more injuries - never really the way you want your spring to go or the things you want to be discussing if your Bo Pelini and the coaching staff. On Saturday it was all about the players, but more importantly all about one awesome story as well. Before we get into the final notes for the game itself, let'...

Video: Seven-Year-Old Boy With Cancer, Jack Hoffman, Runs For A TD In The Nebraska Spring Game

  Sports really are great sometimes. At Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday, the Nebraska Cornhusker football team held their annual Spring Game in front of over 60,000 people. The best moment of the day was when coach Bo Pelini subbed seven-year-old Jack Hoffman into the game. Hoffman is on a two week break from chemotherapy, because he is battling with cancer. Video...

A Great Reason to Watch the Nebraska Cornhuskers Next Season

Personally I think that Taylor Martinez is one of the quarterbacks to watch in college football, but that is not the reason to watch the Nebraska Cornhuskers that I'm referring to. Like most teams, the Cornhuskers have been involved in spring practices lately. Recently they had their spring game, and during it they had a very special running back--a pediatric cancer patient...

Jack Hoffman hanging with Taylor Martinez and his brothers

On Saturday, the Nebraska Cornhuskers held their annual spring game. Seven year old Jack Hoffman, a brain tumor survivor and huge Huskers fan, provided the moment of the day witha 69-yard touchdown run.

Little Jack Hoffman scores a touchdown at Nebraska Cornhuskers Spring Game

After surviving a brain tumor, Jack Hoffman scored the biggest touchdown of his life in Nebraska's Spring Game.

Cornhuskers Score With Best Story of the Spring

If you are a college football fan or someone who watches the four letter network then I'm sure you've heard or read about this story but I still felt it needed to be posted here at the blog.  During the Nebraska Cornhuskers spring game, a seven year old cancer patient ran for a 69 yard TD. Former Nebraska stand-out RB Rex Burkhead has become involved with Team...

Boy With Brain Cancer Scores 69-Yard TD in Nebraska Cornhuskers Spring Game

Little Jack Hoffman, a 7-year-old brain cancer victim, scored a 69-yard touchdown in the Nebraska Cornhuskers spring game on Saturday.
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