VIDEO: 7-year-old fighting brain cancer scores 69-yard touchdown for Nebraska Cornhuskers

Jack Hoffman is the newest member of the Nebraska Cornhusker's football team. He's seven.

According to, Hoffman has brain cancer and is finishing a 60-month cycle of chemotherapy.

Saturday the pint-sized Cornhuskers fan made national sports news when he not only played in Nebraska's spring game, but scored a 69-yard touchdown.

The play landed him on ESPN's SportsCenter and ABC's Good Morning America.

Watch Jack's touchdown and victory celebration in the video player below:


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