Nebraska fan Jack Hoffman has perfect response to terrible news

On Wednesday, Nebraska fan Jack Hoffman learned he had another fight with cancer on his hands. His response was perfect.

Jack Hoffman, 8, has inspired in how he has handled his cancer.

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You remember Jack Hoffman, of course.

The young Nebraska fan gained national attention when he ran for a 69-yard touchdown in the Cornhuskers' spring game last season.

On Wednesday, Jack received some pretty discouraging news.

The 8-year-old Hoffman had been in cancer remission since last October, but his latest tests revealed the cancer had returned.

Doctors noticed a tumor on his brain had grown, so Jack will now dive back into another fight with another round of chemotherapy on the way.

Anyone would be crushed by this, except Jack apparently.

After receiving the news, a post popped up on Facebook.

Thank you everyone for your well wishes, text messages, posts, and most of all prayers. While today was a tough day, we remain extremely hopeful. After getting some crummy news, about the only thing a person can do is go and eat a hot fudge brownie sundae. So that's what we did, as shown in this picture. Jack

For those interested in learning about the serious side of our day, please go to: -- again, thanks for the prayers.

Have a great evening and thank you again for your amazing support.

Team Jack -- Pray

Here's the great picture:

Go get 'em again, Jack.

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