Young Cancer Patient Scores Big In Football Game - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Young Cancer Patient Scores Big In Football Game

Posted: Updated:

A 7-year-old boy stole the show at a Nebraska spring football scrimmage on Saturday.

Jack Hoffman was diagnosed with cancer in April of 2011. So far, he has had two surgeries and is now undergoing an entire year of chemotherapy. His doctors say they are optimistic about his recovery.

The University of Nebraska decided to get Jack involved in Saturday's game, giving him the moment of glory he had been dreaming of.

Watch the video posted above to see Jack's big play in Saturday's game. Video of the game is courtesy of Nebraska Athletics.

Powered by WorldNow
Untitled

WTTG FOX 5 & myfoxdc
5151 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Main Number: (202) 244-5151
Newsroom: (202) 895-3000
fox5tips@wttg.com

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices