ANKENY, Iowa - Medical issues prevent Jack Downing, the team manager and junior special education student at Ankeny High School, from playing a sport he loves.
"I have toe braces and I've had a couple surgeries and a shunt," he told WHO.
But heading into Ankeny's final home football game of the season, Jack knew his number might get called.
"If you are in a crummy mood, Jack will get you feeling good," Ankeny High School football coach Rick Nelson said. "Thursday he came out with his...