Embed This William Gay

Cornerback Age: 32 Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#170 overall), 2007 College: Louisville Agent(s): CS Sports



  • Current Contract

    William Gay signed a 3 year, $7,500,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $1,900,000 signing bonus, $1,900,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,500,000. In 2017, Gay will earn a base salary of $2,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,633,333 and a dead cap value of $3,266,668.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $7,500,000
    Signing Bonus $1,900,000
    Average Salary $2,500,000
    Total Guarantees $1,900,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,900,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $1,850,000 $633,333 $2,483,333 $3,750,000 $3,750,000($3,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,750,0002016 Cap Savings: $-1,266,667 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $583,333 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $2,483,3332017 Dead Cap: $1,266,6672016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $633,3332017 Dead Cap: $1,266,6672016 Cap Savings: $1,850,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $2,000,000 $633,333 $2,633,333 $3,266,668 $2,000,000($5,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $3,266,6682017 Cap Savings: $-633,335 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,266,6682017 Cap Savings: $1,366,665 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,633,3332018 Dead Cap: $633,3352017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $633,3332018 Dead Cap: $633,3352017 Cap Savings: $2,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $1,750,000 $633,334 $2,383,334 $633,334 $1,750,000($7,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $633,3342018 Cap Savings: $1,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $633,3342018 Cap Savings: $1,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $633,3342019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $633,3342019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,750,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2015

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $4,500,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 28 $1,000,000 $166,667 - $1,166,667 $500,000
    2014 29 $1,500,000 $166,667 - $1,666,667 $333,334
    2015 30 $1,500,000 $166,668 - $1,666,668 $166,668
    2016 Free agent year 31 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $106,400 - - - - - $391,400
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - - - $370,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - - - - - $460,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,101,000 - - - - - - $1,101,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $685,000 $50,000 - - - - - $735,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $975,000 $500,000 - $125,000 - - - $1,600,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - $107,605 $1,607,605
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,850,000 $1,900,000 - - - - - $3,750,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000
    11 seasons $11,726,000 $3,056,400 - $125,000 - - $107,605 $15,015,005
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - - - - - $1,750,000
    $13,476,000 $3,056,400 - $125,000 - - $107,605 $16,765,005
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/15/2017, $24,309

      Hit to the head against Ricardo Louis (CLE)


    • Player contract details by year 12/18/2015, $8,681

      Excessive celebration against Cincinnati (CIN)


    • Player contract details by year 10/28/2015, $5,787

      Uniform violation (message in eye black)


    • Player contract details by year 11/29/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the Passer against Jason Campbell (CLE)


    • TOTAL: $54,527

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how William Gay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 7 7 1 126 0.296 11 9 2 1 1
    2016 16 16 9 844 0.808 1 58 42 16 1 1
    2015 16 16 16 1067 0.966 1 58 46 12 2
    2014 16 16 13 858 0.867 69 54 10 3
    2013 16 16 11 910 0.850 1 63 55 8 2 1
    2012 16 16 15 1005 0.931 1 57 45 12 3 2
    2011 16 16 15 61 49 12 2
    2010 16 16 4 2 48 34 5 1
    2009 16 16 14 1 78 67 8 1
    2008 16 16 4 41 26 6 1
    2007 16 16 19 5 3