Charlie Sanders was a Hall of Fame professional football tight end who played for 10 seasons from 1968 to 1977.
In college, Sanders played for the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in Minneapolis and Saint Paul Minnesota.
Professionally, Sanders played for the Detroit Lions.
Sanders was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2007.
He was named NFL 1970s All-Decade Team and was named Detroit Lions 75th Anniversary All Time Team.