Gay_Willie

Willie Gay Jr.

LB

#50

Experience: 3 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 24

Weight: 235 lbs

College: Mississippi State

2021 SEASON

  • Solo
    22
  • SCK
    0.5
  • FF
    0
  • INT
    2
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Biography

  • Third-year linebacker enters his third season with the Chiefs in 2022.
  • Logged his first-career NFL start vs. New England (10/5/20). He finished the game with two tackles (one solo).
  • Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (63rd overall) by the Chiefs in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Career Highlights:

  • Notched his first-career sack vs. Las Vegas (10/11/20), taking down Raiders QB Derek Carr for a loss of one-yard.
  • Recorded a career high in tackles with 48 in the 2021 season.
  • Recorded his first-career interception against Tennessee (10/24/21) picking off Tennessee QB Ryan Tannehill and returning it for one yard.
  • Tallied his second interception in back-to-back games. The second one coming against Giants QB Daniel Jones and returning it 13 yards, marking the first time in his career that he has recorded back-to-back games with an interception. The last linebacker in a Chiefs uniform to record INTs in back-to-back games was Derrick Johnson, accomplishing the feat during the 2013 season (at Washington, 12/8/13; at Oakland, 12/15/13).

Transactions:

Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (63rd overall) by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2020 NFL Draft.

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Recent Games

WKOPPRESULTTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
18@BroncosW 28 - 243210010
17@BengalsL 31 - 342200000
16SteelersW 36 - 105230000
14RaidersW 48 - 95320000
13BroncosW 22 - 98240.5010
11CowboysW 19 - 95310000
10@RaidersW 41 - 144130000
9PackersW 13 - 72110000
8GiantsW 20 - 17944000113131300
7@TitansL 3 - 27202000111100
6@Football TeamW 31 - 131010000
5BillsL 20 - 382200000

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASONTEAMGGSTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
2020Kansas City Chiefs1683929101031
2021Kansas City Chiefs12114822220.50221471300
TOTAL28198751321.505214713010
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