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Plus his battle with cancer and his try and think dash for the end zone captured America's hearts and now.
This little boy was not so little by the way.
Is doing it again remember this video seven year old Jack -- who ran for a 69 yard touchdown in the practice spring game.
There is celebrating Jack got his little in the upper deck trading cards.
To commemorate that day and he signed it give the cards and auction went off on eBay with plans to donate the money -- pediatric brain cancer research.
The winning bid was for around 6100 dollars they get this twist the person who placed the -- Had no intention a pain.
And so what do you do -- -- so we have some news on this joining us now is Jack.
His father -- half men and James Denton it Denton one of the buyers.
In all of this one gets it we'll get to how the story came about Jack this is the first time we've been able to speak on TV and glad you're here with us in that -- send.
That costs and before we get exited the business side of -- Jack can you just described to me what it felt like.
To run all those yards to a touchdown.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- A real -- down -- yeah I mean it was it just how so loud in there -- people yelling yeah I see that the players penny yelling at you on the field there.
Is for you out on.
Quite like -- you like because there's so much.
-- -- -- -- -- -- that team Greg -- had tons of money your favorite players ever.
-- mean maybe an entire world.
-- look at the event down.
So it it dad after that -- eat you and I spoke a little bit on the -- said one of the the big points and I'm talking about this video is that Jack has brain cancer.
And you want to make sure that attention goes to.
What affects many children in this country and so we saw this story at just last week about.
Auctioning off these cards -- that the bitter you know backed out so what news you have for us today Andy.
Well yes after the run you know predict came forward and said we want to we want to get involved -- so they made three.
Blow up size cars.
Jack to commemorate the run into you don't raise national awareness for PS brain cancer and to also -- you know raise rates might.
Were never won a one 103233.
Of three and the first -- a few weeks it was placed a funny day for auction.
And following the -- as you described.
-- -- refuse to pay instead of follow it and -- you got a hold of that story and you know we had a number.
You know at least a dozen people call us after that.
We're really just incensed by the whole process wanted to get involved and three people in particular came forward.
And offered to pay 101000 dollars for the card.
What were you very excited.
To tell you is that.
All three of those persons have agreed to take one of the the three cards.
And that each pay 101000 out -- the card and so what would have been 6100 dollars for for one of three is that turned into 101000 dollars.
For each card for a grand total of 30000.
So I can't and that's big news that means a lot you know I think it's a -- you really believe in and -- of course especially Jack.
James our viewers might -- -- from Desperate Housewives say you're gonna need to explain to us.
Your connections and you.
I -- Jack -- the court has -- why you decided to Kempthorne and say hey let's say that this guy's not gonna give the money I wanna get money I had to support this time.
EA -- -- has had a funny chosen yet handy little reluctant to to come in today and do this -- they made it very easy and it was kind of a no brainer because what I saw ice literally saw.
As a dad of two kids -- in ten years old.
On my home page on why did this story turned sour about this car there was donated proceeds will be donated to the team Jack foundation.
-- that's not acceptable so we looked it up and -- what it happened.
It's not a -- nor from a store they're Nebraska have started this and to look him up on line column and answer the phone today.
You know I know somebody backed out I'm happy to pay 6100 dollar to make sure you get this money.
Bomb and he actually when I gave a moment information -- recognized and pain in my voice and yeah I -- to three guys.
I don't know I think my biggest.
I think his wife was that I wanted to reiterate I'm just one of 33 guys.
Became bored I just happen to have been on a TV show but we've started look at -- team Jack foundation my wife and I did have found out things like.
The chemotherapy -- -- -- is is almost thirty years old.
The treatments are and they're just not enough not nearly enough.
I think awareness about pediatric cancer and and and particularly the brain so.
But we just decided to do whatever we could help out and again I'm just representing the other guys -- -- -- and we all decided to match each other so they've got some seed money for their next.
Fundraising -- which they've been doing for over a year there's a new -- -- of these guys.
We're glad that you dead -- and especially to -- -- steady -- has not come forward and synonymous and it's nice to see.
Face associated with this 333 gentlemen -- -- card real quick here Andy.
-- we're gonna put up the website for you guys foundation that's going to be on our our website as well but where exactly is the money going what he doing with that.
Yet as you can go on -- team Jack foundation dot org to learn more about it we've started a new campaign -- and they get.
And it's our foundations hopes that we can match the number of views on YouTube with dollars and so you know eight million views on -- we'd like to see that.
-- -- and at least a million dollars race for -- -- your brain cancer research.
Reason the thirty -- 30000 dollars generated from these -- -- cars to launch that campaign and putted like you are going to get involved here.
It's Israel for the final question your for Jack Jack we know you can run.
It has your throwing -- Lot has -- throwing -- and from getting every -- if -- -- -- -- Trace at what's your favorite position in football.
Running Mac -- back -- following.
-- -- -- -- I'm proud rumor cornerback.
Like I think he'd gotten big feature big future ahead of -- Jack.
Thank you both while three of you for coming in Jack it's nice to finally meet you talk slab got you behind your backs on -- and see your face.
And that Andy and James great to have you both thank you so much we'll continue to -- -- so hope to talk to you guys again sometime very soon.
Thanks for having -- -- Had the potential to be penned an ugly story has in me I love backs out and that you know overall it's nice and James and they and the others fell forward good for them.
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