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Bengals RB working to help young cancer patient

Updated: May 11, 2013, 3:12 PM ET
Associated Press

CINCINNATI -- Every time running back Rex Burkhead takes a handoff during Cincinnati Bengals rookie minicamp and tucks the ball under his right arm, that red "Team Jack" wristband stands out.

The thin band reminds everyone of a 7-year-old cancer patient back in Nebraska who has changed Burkhead's life in a lot of ways. Jack Hoffman is on his wrist and in his thoughts as he moves on to the NFL.

"It's very humbling," Burkhead said. "I think I've gotten more from the relationship than ...

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