Column: Carl Sanders: Great man who did great thin...
by Dick Yarbrough
Columnist
12:04 AM, Thursday, November 27
On my "to do” list last week was a reminder to call former Gov. Carl Sanders and see if he had any thoughts on how to get the field at Sanford Stadium named for the University of Georgia’s former coach and athletic director, Vince Dooley. I knew h...

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