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William Gay

William Gay - #22 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 190 lbs.
Birthday 01/01/1985
Birthplace Tallahassee, FL
College Louisville
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 5th round, 33rd pick by Steelers

Roethlisberger has partially torn rotator cuff

Posted Aug. 01, 2012 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
Ben Roethlisberger disclosed to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that he has a partially torn rotator cuff, but he downplayed the injury.

Steelers sign WR Brown to five-year extension

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 5:47 p.m. ET
The Steelers signed WR Antonio Brown to a five-year contract extension through the 2017 season, the team confirmed Friday afternoon.

Steelers GM Colbert addresses Wallace's contract situation

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
Steelers GM Kevin Colbert talked to reporters Thursday about the ongoing contract situation with WR Mike Wallace.

Lions add OT Scott

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 4:07 p.m. ET
The Lions signed former Steelers OT Jonathan Scott on Tuesday and released OT Johnny Culbreath.

Odds say AFC North looks like two-horse race

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 2:54 p.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening takes a look at how a pair of notable Nevada sportsbooks have assessed the AFC North entering 2012.

Steelers sign Tomlin to three-year extension

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 2:13 p.m. ET
The Steelers signed head coach Mike Tomlin to a three-year contract extension, the team announced Tuesday.

Steelers sign first-round OG DeCastro

Posted July 23, 2012 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
The Steelers signed first-round OG David DeCastro to a four-year deal.

Starks' return gives Steelers another option at left tackle

Posted July 22, 2012 @ 3:53 p.m. ET
If Max Starks is at full strength, he’s likely to be no worse than an experienced backup for rookie Mike Adams at left tackle.

Steelers cut OT Scott

Posted July 19, 2012 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
The Steelers released OT Jonathan Scott on Thursday. Scott played in 12 games with five starts for Pittsburgh last season.

Steelers re-sign OT Starks

Posted July 17, 2012 @ 2:27 p.m. ET
The Steelers re-signed veteran OT Max Starks to a one-year deal on Tuesday.

AFC North training-camp reports

Posted July 17, 2012 @ 12:17 p.m. ET
Pro Football Weekly's preview of what to expect from the Ravens, Bengals, Browns and Steelers in training camp.

Clay aims to stick with Steelers

Posted July 13, 2012 @ 4:02 p.m. ET
Steelers RB John Clay's NFL career started with a highlight-reel moment. Now, he's trying to stick on the roster for the longer term.

Steelers LB Foote claims he is fraud victim

Posted July 12, 2012 @ 2:30 p.m. ET
Steelers LB Larry Foote claims he is the victim of a scheme to defraud him out of more than $400,000.

Steelers release former Pitt LB Lindsey

Posted June 28, 2012 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
The Steelers have waived former Pitt LB Brandon Lindsey and signed former LSU LB Ryan Baker.

Roethlisberger, Flacco capable of delivering more

Posted June 26, 2012 @ 3:38 p.m. ET
Joe Flacco and Ben Roethlisberger are capable of big seasons — and each QB's team may need that to stay among the AFC elite.


Posted March 04, 2013
William Gay is heading back to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The veteran cornerback has agreed to a three-year deal with Pittsburgh, a move that should give the Steelers some insurance if unrestricted free agent Keenan Lewis decides to play elsewhere. Financial terms were not disclosed.||||||| The 28-year-old Gay spent the first five seasons of his career in Pittsburgh before signing with the Arizona Cardinals last spring. Gay had two interceptions for the Cardinals. Gay thrived while playing as a nickel back for the Steelers in 2011, finishing with two interceptions, a career-high 14 passes defensed and two fumble recoveries.
Posted March 01, 2013
The Arizona Cardinals have cleared salary cap room by releasing Gay.||||||| A year ago, Gay signed a two-year, $4.95 million deal with the Cardinals. He started 15 games last season. He had 60 tackles, one sack and two interceptions. The move reportedly clears about $3.5 million in salary cap room.
Posted April 16, 2010
Gay signed a one-year tender with the Steelers on Friday.||||||| Gay also will enter his fourth year with the team. He was drafted in the fifth round in 2007 out of Louisville and started 14 games last season, making a career-high 91 tackles.