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VIDEO: 7-year-old cancer patient scores TD in Nebraska spring game

Jack Hoffman, a 7-year-old cancer patient, scored a 69-yard touchdown during the 2013 Nebraska Spring Game on Saturday.

According to reports, Hoffman was diagnosed with brain cancer in August of 2011. He had surgery to remove a golf ball-sized tumor in October of that year.

He developed a friendship with Huskers running back Rex Burkhead and has been close to the Nebraska football program ever since.

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