This 7-Year-Old Cancer Patient Scoring A Touchdown Will Melt Your Heart

It sure is getting dusty in here.

1. Seven-year-old Jack Hoffman, who is battling brain cancer, might be Nebraska football’s biggest little fan.

2. The team invited him to their spring game, which was held yesterday, and even let him suit up and run a play late in the fourth quarter.

3. The result was just about the greatest thing you’re going to see all week.

4. Here’s a longer setup that gives more background on Hoffman’s relationship to the team. (Keep the tissues close.)

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5. Nebraska’s leading rusher on the day? You guessed it: Jack Hoffman (69 yards).

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