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So William Gay decided that one year of a starting gig was enough for him. He became the Steelers’ first casualty this offseason – not counting the Veteran Release Project – by signing a two- year deal with the Cardinals.
Gay was the Steelers’ No. 2 corner last year but now there’s a good chance hell be back at his old nickel position with the Cards. Guess he thinks more cash for less work was better for him.
Chillax, the whole story is coming.
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In the world of Twitter some things may not seems as the appear, so you have to be careful with what you read, but judging by the last tweet by William Gay, it appears he has chosen to play for the Arizona Cardinals next season. It should be noted that Gay played his college ball at Louisville and they too are Cardinals.
Gay made free agent visits to the Cardinals, Denver Broncos...
I know that there are a number of Steelers fans who will see the signing of William Gay by the Arizona Cardinals as a boost to the Steelers secondary. I am not among the number that believe that to be so, but i do know that there is a faction out there that really wasn’t [...]
Steelers cornerback William Gay, who is currently an unrestricted free agent, reported via his twitter account that he will be deciding between the Steelers, Broncos, Titans, and Cardinals. Gay, who started alongside Ike Taylor in 2011, has his best season last year and could leave Pittsburgh if he Continue
The Arizona Cardinals and cornerback William Gay have agreed to a two-year deal.
The team announced the agreement in a release Sunday.
Gay spent the previous four seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers, who selected him in the fifth round of the 2007 draft. He has appeared in all 80 regular-season games since entering the league, including 37 starts.
Last season, he started 15 games...
The Cardinals-Steelers connection continues to grow as cornerback William Gay signed a two-year contract with Arizona. Gay started 15 games for the NFL’s No. 1 pass defense in 2011.
Pittsburgh drafted Gay in the fifth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. In 2009, Gay became a starter, replacing cornerbacks Bryant McFadden and Deshea Townsend who had left for free agency.
Nothing has been officially reported on where William Gay will be playing in 2012. The last report was that Gay would be choosing between the Steelers, Broncos, Titans and Cardinals, but one of Gay’s tweets from last night/this morning seems to give a clue as to where he is going.
Mark Kaboly with the Trib broke the news this morning. William Gay is now a Cardinal. Gay had an excellent 2011 after an up and down 2010 and would have been the team's starting CB opposite Ike Taylor next season. While Gay had a handful of shaky moments in coverage, he also has a history of making 'splash plays' at huge times, something that an aging Steelers defense...
NFL Network has reported that Steelers free agent cornerback William Gay has agreed to terms with the Arizona Cardinals. Details of the deal are not yet available. Gay started a career high 15 games for the Steelers in 2011 and had the best year of his career. However, with youngsters Keenan Lewis, Continue
William Gay is packed up and headed west according to his twitter account. Pittsburgh West has added another former Steeler to its team. William Gay will be joining the Arizona Cardinals where he will compete for the number 2 corner spot and is expected to be the nickel back.
Gay was choosing between Arizona, Tennessee and Pittsburgh. His best chance to start was with the Titans...
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Arizona Cardinals and cornerback William Gay agreed Sunday to a two-year contract.
Gay, 27, spent the past five seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers, who selected him in the fifth round of the 2007 draft. He has appeared in all 80 regular-season games since entering the league, including 37 starts. Last season, he started 15 games for the Steelers and finished...
Free agent cornerback William Gay indicated on his Twitter feed that he’s headed west to play for the Arizona Cardinals in 2012.
Gay has spent his entire five-year career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, where he recorded 61 tackles and 2 interceptions in 2011.
Gay will likely replace Richard Marshall as the Cardinals nickel corner in 2012, after starting in Pittsburgh last season.
The Steelers have lost their first significant free agent as cornerback William Gay has signed with the Arizona Cardinals. Gay wrote on his Twitter account this morning that he is leaving for Arizona. Gay, a fifth-year veteran, came into his own in 2011, starting 15 regular-season games and tying for the team-lead in interceptions with two. Gay tied for second in passes defended...
The Arizona Cardinals aka Pittsburgh West made a move that everyone should have seen coming as soon as now former Steelers cornerback William Gay announced he was going for a visit. Ken Whisenhunt loves to pick off players who previously wore the black ‘n gold, and why not? If you’re going to go after free agents, why not go after a team that’s always in the post season and...
The Arizona Cardinals announced on Sunday that they have agreed to a two-year deal with Cornerback William Gay.
Former Steeler Gay, 27, a starter for two of the past three seasons, was drafted by the Steelers in 2007 and has played in all 80 games since entering the league (37 starts).
Gay was one of only two Steelers starters who were unrestricted free agents. The other was offensive...
It is now being confirmed that Pittsburgh Steelers unrestricted free agent cornerback William Gay has indeed signed with the Arizona Cardinals and will not be returning to the Steelers in 2012. Gay started at the left outside cornerback spot for the Steelers in 2012 from week 2 on after Bryant McFadden lost the spot following the week 1 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. When the Steelers...