William Gay




Steelers Should Expect More Than Opportunistic Picks From Secondary

It’s nice and all to see the Pittsburgh Steelers’ cornerbacks starting to come down with some interceptions, really. Don’t get me wrong. From week four on, Mike Hilton, Joe Haden, and William Gay have all picked off an opposing quarterback, nabbing their first of the season. In Hilton’s case, the…


Steelers Week 7 Turning Point: Third Quarter Interceptions

The Pittsburgh Steelers started out their Week 7 game against the Cincinnati Bengals with an impressive opening drive that resulted in a 7-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to wide receiver Antonio Brown. While the two teams then proceeded to trade a few scores the rest of the first half, the…


William Gay Settling Into Latest Phase Of Lengthy Career

I think there are two themes that best summarize the career of Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay as he transitions into yet another stage of it in his 11th season in the NFL: necessity, and convenience. Much of his playing time, or specific roles, have been thrust upon him by…


Steelers Gay, Wilcox Both Fined Nearly $25K For Week 1 Hits

It was reported earlier on Friday that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has been fined nearly $25,000 for his Sunday late hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshone Kizer. However, as it turns out, Shazier wasn’t the only Steelers player to be fined for actions in that Week 1 game. According…



Tomlin Says He Was ‘Irate’ Refs Called Gay Penalty Off Replay

It wasn’t about the call. It was all about the timing. That’s why Mike Tomlin said he was, in his words, “irate,” after the refs flagged William Gay for unnecessary roughness on 3rd and 18, keeping a crucial drive alive. Tomlin agreed that the refs seemed to make the call after…


Cameron Heyward ‘Surprised’ By Penalty On Gay Hit

There seem to be pretty mixed opinions when it comes to the hindsight of William Gay’s hit on Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis in the second half of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ victory on Sunday in the opening game of the regular season. Objectively, looking at the replays of the…


Steelers Vs Browns Positional Grades

It was far from aesthetically pleasing, but the only thing that matters is that the Pittsburgh Steelers hung on late for a 21-18 win Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland over the Browns to start the season 1-0. Following each regular season game this season, I’ll take a shot…



Which Steelers CB Is Sweating Most Right Now While Awaiting Haden News?

I’d imagine that most of you are in a full-blown black and gold lather right now being as it’s being widely reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently the frontrunner to land former Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden. It goes without saying that we shouldn’t be on the edge of…



Steelers Vs Falcons Missed Tackles Report

Two preseason games down, two wins for the Pittsburgh Steelers. And thankfully, two more games left until football starts to count. Last week against the New York Giants, the Steelers’ defense missed just eight tackles. This week against the Atlanta Falcons, that number dropped by two as the defensive unit…