7-Year-Old Cancer Patient Scores Touchdown

I love sports, like many people. I believe sports are a great way to learn teamwork, sportsmanship, and humility, and of course have some fun while you’re at it. But the biggest reason I love sports is that it has the ability to transcend past just one player, one team, and one game; it has the ability to reach out and paint a bigger picture, to touch humanity and remind the world of what’s really important. Yesterday during Nebraska’s Spring Game they sent out a player who fights for a greater cause, 7-year-old Jack Hoffman who is currently fighting brain cancer. With 60,174 people watching from the stands, Jack took the field.

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