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VIDEO: Young BYU fan celebrated in Thursday's Heroes program

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PROVO — The BYU football team celebrates a special individual each week as a Thursday Hero. Many inspirational stories have arisen from the Thursday's Hero program and has proved to be one of the brighter moments for the team during the grind of the season.

This BYUtv feature looks at one recent Thursday Hero. Young BYU fan Jake Jamieson's story is told in the video. Jake has undergone multiple chemotherapy treatments for his leukemia. The video shows Jake meeting the football team and signing the team flag, a Thursday Hero tradition.

Contact Gregory Rose at or follow him on Twitter at @GRoseDDM.

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