William Gay news, rumors and stats

William Gay

Pittsburgh Steelers
Cornerback

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 187

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster


Player News

From -- thru  --


Steelers | Ross Cockrell the favorite to start?

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:49:09 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ross Cockrell is viewed as the favorite to start at cornerback opposite William Gay, in the opinion of The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Mark Kaboly.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Mark Kaboly

Steelers | William Gay terms

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 06:14:46 -0800

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay's three-year deal is worth $7.5 million with a $1.9 million signing bonus. He'll have salaries of $1.85 million, $2 million and $1.75 million.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Houston Chronicle - Aaron Wilson

Steelers | William Gay with three-year deal

Tue, 08 Mar 2016 11:02:48 -0800

Updating a previous item, Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay agreed to a three-year deal to re-sign with the team Tuesday, March 8. Financial terms of the deal weren't given.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | William Gay to return

Tue, 08 Mar 2016 09:29:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent CB William Gay said he has agreed to sign an undisclosed deal with the Steelers Tuesday, March 8. He finished the 2015 season with 58 tackles, one sack and two interceptions, including one for a touchdown.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com

Steelers | Not considering the franchise tag

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 09:10:25 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers aren't considering using the franchise tag this year because their free-agent pool is low on star power. CB William Gay and OG Ramon Foster can return on two- or three-year deals for reasonable amounts. Pittsburgh has rarely used the franchise tag in the past.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jeremy Fowler

Steelers | Cornerback a question mark

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:31:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs Antwon Blake, Brandon Boykin, William Gay and Senquez Golson will enter free agency this offseason if they are not re-signed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 18

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 15:33:34 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (non-injury), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and LB Vince Williams (illness) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 8, and are listed as probable for the wild-card game against the Cincinnati Bengals Saturday, Jan. 9.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 18

Thu, 07 Jan 2016 14:39:14 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (non-injury) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 7. CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and LB Vince Williams (illness) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 18

Wed, 06 Jan 2016 15:27:04 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and LB Vince Williams (illness) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 6.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 01 Jan 2016 12:21:52 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Doran Grant (groin) is listed as questionable for the Week 17 game against the Cleveland Browns. SS Will Allen (non-injury), CB Antwon Blake (back), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (illness), FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) are listed as probable. All of the players fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 31 Dec 2015 13:56:36 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (non-injury), CB Antwon Blake (back), CB Doran Grant (groin), LB James Harrison (illness), LB Ryan Shazier (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 31. CB William Gay (non-injury) and FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:08:09 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Antwon Blake (back), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (illness) and FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 30. CB Doran Grant (groin) was limited during practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 25 Dec 2015 13:31:50 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (non-injury), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 25, and are listed as probable for the Week 16 game against the Baltimore Ravens.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 12:35:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 24. CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and S Mike Mitchell (shoulder) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Week 16 Wednesday practice report

Wed, 23 Dec 2015 13:26:32 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and S Mike Mitchell (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 23.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 12:52:20 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (non-injury), LB Bud Dupree (back), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 18, and are listed as probable for the Week 15 game against the Denver Broncos.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 15:21:32 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (non-injury), S Mike Mitchell (shoulder) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 17. LB Bud Dupree (back) was limited, while CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:35:34 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Bud Dupree (back), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 16.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 13:24:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Sammie Coates (illness), CB William Gay (concussion, non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), TE Matt Spaeth (knee), LB Sean Spence (hamstring) and LS Greg Warren (non-injury) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 11, and are listed as probable for the Week 14 game against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 14

Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:46:44 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Sammie Coates (illness), CB William Gay (concussion, non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), LB Sean Spence (hamstring) and LS Greg Warren (non-injury) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 10. TE Matt Spaeth (knee) was limited during practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:21:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Sammie Coates (illness), CB William Gay (concussion, non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), TE Matt Spaeth (knee) and LS Greg Warren (non-injury) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 9. LB Sean Spence (hamstring) was limited.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 9

Fri, 06 Nov 2015 14:56:38 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 6, and have been ruled out for the Week 9 game against the Oakland Raiders. SS Will Allen (ankle), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (concussion), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and QB Michael Vick (hamstring) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 9

Thu, 05 Nov 2015 16:43:40 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 5. SS Will Allen (ankle), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and QB Michael Vick (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 9

Wed, 04 Nov 2015 15:36:24 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 4. S Will Allen (ankle) and DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) were limited, while S Mike Mitchell (concussion) and QB Michael Vick (hamstring) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 8

Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:03:27 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (ankle), LB Terence Garvin (knee), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and QB Michael Vick (hamstring) have been ruled out for the Week 8 game against the Cincinnati Bengals. CB William Gay (shoulder), LB James Harrison (non-injury) and TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) are listed as probable. Garvin and Tuitt did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 30. Allen and Vick were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 15:50:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (ankle), LB Terence Garvin (knee), TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and QB Michael Vick (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 29. CB William Gay (shoulder) and LB James Harrison (non-injury) participated fully.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 8

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:53:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury), LB Terence Garvin (knee), CB William Gay (shoulder) and LB James Harrison (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 28. QB Michael Vick (hamstring) and SS Will Allen (ankle) were limited during practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Brandon Boykin may have bigger role

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 06:52:24 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Brandon Boykin may have a bigger role on defense in the Week 8 game against the Cincinnati Bengals if CB William Gay (shoulder) is not able to play.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ray Fittipaldo

Steelers | William Gay suffers shoulder injury

Sun, 25 Oct 2015 12:57:50 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (shoulder) is questionable to return to Week 7's game against the Kansas City Chiefs because of a shoulder injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com

Steelers | Friday Steelers practice report

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:00:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Michael Vick (hamstring), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and SS Will Allen (ankle) didn't practice Friday, Oct. 23, and are out for Week 7. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited all week and is questionable. CB Antwon Blake (thumb), CB William Gay (undisclosed), LB James Harrison (undisclosed), LB Jarvis Jones (hip), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (undisclosed) practiced Friday and are probable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 13:14:03 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (ankle) and DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 22. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited during practice, while CB Antwon Blake (thumb), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), LB Jarvis Jones (hip), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 7

Wed, 21 Oct 2015 15:15:45 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (ankle), CB Antwon Blake (thumb), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) and DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 21.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 3

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 13:15:54 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 25, and have been ruled out for the Week 3 game against the St. Louis Rams. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. CB William Gay (non-injury) and DE Cameron Heyward (elbow) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 3

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:19:35 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 24. CB William Gay (non-injury) was a full participant. CB Cortez Allen (knee) and DE Cameron Heyward (elbow) were limited. DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 3

Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:44:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (non-injury), DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 23. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was a full participant.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | William Gay, Cortez Allen may start

Sun, 05 Apr 2015 06:49:16 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs William Gay and Cortez Allen are the leading candidates to be the starting cornerbacks for next season at this point.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ed Bouchette

Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:46:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ike Taylor (forearm, shoulder) and SS Troy Polamalu (knee) are listed as doubtful for Week 16. TE Matt Spaeth (elbow) is listed as questionable, while CB William Gay (non-injury), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (knee), DT Steve McLendon (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (groin) and C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) are listed as probable. Polamalu did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 19. Spaeth and Taylor were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:06:34 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu (knee) and TE Matt Spaeth (elbow) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. CB Ike Taylor (shoulder, forearm) was limited, while CB William Gay (non-injury), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (knee), DT Steve McLendon (non-injury), S Mike Mitchell (groin) and C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:59:45 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (non-injury), DT Steve McLendon (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (groin), SS Troy Polamalu (knee) and TE Matt Spaeth (elbow) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm, shoulder) were limited during practice, while OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and LB James Harrison (knee) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:43:12 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ike Taylor (forearm, shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 12, and is listed as doubtful for Week 15. LB James Harrison (knee) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. CB William Gay (quadriceps), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DE Cam Heyward (non-injury) and C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:26:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ivan Taylor (shoulder, forearm) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 11. LB James Harrison (knee) and C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) were limited. CB William Gay (quadriceps), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and DE Cam Heyward (non-injury related) participated fully.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:25:45 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (quadriceps), LB James Harrison (knee), DE Cam Heyward (non-injury), and CB Ike Taylor (forearm, shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 10. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Steelers.com

Steelers | William Gay to take over at CB

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:07:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay will take over at cornerback for CB Ike Taylor (forearm), who is out indefinitely with a broken forearm. Taylor is a candidate to go on the short-term Reserve/Injured list.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Scott Brown

Steelers | Top three CBs expected to stay the same

Sun, 25 May 2014 17:09:27 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs Ike Taylor, Cortez Allen and William Gay are expected to be the top three cornerbacks again this upcoming season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ed Bouchette

Steelers | William Gay fined

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 19:34:37 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay has been fined $15,750 for hitting Cleveland Browns QB Jason Campbell in the facemask Week 12.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Marc Sessler

Steelers | William Gay likely to take starting role

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:01:55 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay will likely take over the starting spot with CB Cortez Allen (knee) out after undergoing "minor surgery" on his right knee. Head coach Mike Tomlin expects that Allen will be back on the field in a couple of weeks.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jamison Hensley

Steelers | William Gay contract update

Mon, 04 Mar 2013 13:05:57 -0800

Updating previous reports, Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay signed a three-year deal worth $4.5 million. The deal included a $500,000 signing bonus.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Gerry Dulac

Steelers | William Gay update

Mon, 04 Mar 2013 09:17:41 -0800

Updating a previous report, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed CB William Gay to an undisclosed three-year deal Monday, March 4.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Steelers | William Gay signs

Mon, 04 Mar 2013 07:52:11 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed free-agent CB William Gay (Cardinals) to an undisclosed deal.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Mark Kaboly

Steelers | William Gay to visit this week

Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:10:42 -0800

Free-agent CB William Gay (Cardinals) will visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers this week.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Mark Kaboly