Ward was a standout receiver/quarterback/running back at Georgia from 1994-97 and was MVP of Super Bowl XL for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Witherspoon was a three-year starter at linebacker for the Bulldogs from 1999-2001 and has gone on to standout career in the NFL with the Carolina Panthers and St. Louis Rams.
Pollack was a three-time All-American at defensive end for the Bulldogs from 2002-04 and won the 2004 Lombardi, Bednarik, Hendricks and Lott Awards. Stinchcomb was an All-American and Academic All-American offensive lineman on Georgia's 2002 SEC Championship team.
Saturday's G-Day contest is set for a 2:06 p.m. kickoff, and CSS will televise the game live. Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students high school age and younger. UGA students will be admitted free with their UGA card. Tickets are on sale Thursday and until 3:00 p.m. on Friday at the UGA Ticket office in the Butts/Mehre Building. Tickets will go on sale beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday at Sanford Stadium at the Main Gate (underneath the bridge), as well as Gates 2, 4 and 6.
The game is annually co-sponsored by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Proceeds from this year's game will go to Hope Haven of Northeast Georgia, a private nonprofit corporation whose primary purpose is to provide services for individuals with developmental disabilities who reside in the Athens-Clarke and surrounding counties. This program continues a tradition begun in 1993 of donating proceeds from the G-Day game to a local charity or non-profit organization.