Willie Gay Biography, Family, Siblings, Girlfriend, Height and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Willie Gay. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Gay do for a living?
  2. Who are Gay’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Gay’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Gay married or does he have a girlfriend?
  5. Does Gay have any children?
  6. Where is Gay now?
  7. How tall is Gay?
  8. How much money does Gay earn?
  9. What is Willie Gay’s net worth?

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 Who is Willie Gay?

Willie Gay Jr. is a famous American football linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). Gay played college football at Mississippi State and was drafted by the Chiefs in the 2020 NFL Draft, with the 63rd overall selection.

Willie Gay career

College career

From 2017 to 2019, Gay played at Mississippi State. In 2019, he played in only five games and missed out on eight because of a suspension, as a junior. Following the season he entered the 2020 NFL Draft, forgoing his senior season. Within his college career, Gay had 99 tackles, 6 sacks, 3 interceptions, and 1 touchdown.

Professional career

2020 season

Gay was picked in the second round in the 2020 NFL Draft, by the Kansas City Chiefs with the 63rd overall pick. He recorded his first career sack against the Las Vegas Raiders, in Week 5. However, he was placed on injured reserve, on February 6, 2021, leading to him missing out on Super Boel LV.

2021 season

On September 2, 2021, Gay was placed on an injured reserve and later activated on October 9.

Legal issues

On January 19, 2022, Willie was arrested for misdemeanor criminal destruction of property less than $1,000. This was after he reportedly went to visit his son at his son’s mother’s house. The two got into an argument and he damaged a vacuum cleaner, a cell phone screen protector, a humidifier, a wall, and a door.

A photo of Willie Gay
A photo of Willie Gay

How old is Willie Gay?

Willie Gay Jr. was born on February 15, 1998, in Starkville, Mississippi, U.S., and is aged 23 as of 2021. He shares his birthday with celebrities including Megan Thee Stallion, Zachary Gordon, Chris Farley, Galileo Galilei, Robert Hansen, John Barrymore, Alfred Carlton, Adam Granduciel, Alex Borstein, Amber Riley, Brandon Boyd, Christopher McDonald, among others.

Willie Gay Family

Who are Willie Gay’s parents?

Willie Gay Jr. was born in Starkville, Mississippi to his parents Bridgett Ware and Willie Gay Sr. His parents currently reside in Starkville, where he was born and brought up. Gay belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity and was brought up in a Christian family. However, not much information is available about his parents and family as he chooses to keep his personal life private.

Does Willie Gay have siblings?

Gay was born to his parents in a family of two children. He has one sibling, brother Emmanuel Ware.

Willie Gay Education

Gay went to school at Starkville High School in Starkville, Mississippi. While in high school, he played in the 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Later he committed to Mississippi State University to play college football.

Willie Gay Girlfriend

Gay is presently single and unmarried but was in a relationship with an unknown lady, with whom he has a child. However the two are not on good terms and both live separately, co-parenting their child and recently got in an argument, Gay destroying her property and was arrested. Her information is not disclosed to the public and she remains unknown to the media.

Willie Gay Kids

Gay and his partner have one child together, a son who currently lives with the mother at her home away from Gay. The name of his son is also not known as he has not shared the information with the media.

Willie Gay Height

Gay has a young enormous, well-built, athletic body, adding up to his impressive height of 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) and moderate weight of 110 kg (243 lbs).

Willie Gay Net Worth

American football player, Gay is a young player, playing for the Kansas City Chiefs from 2020 to date. He began his career in football in high school and is now a professional player in the NFL. Gay has a bright future in his football career and currently earns a salary of $1.08 million per year with the Chiefs. Since the start of his career, he has gathered an accumulative net worth of approximately $1.9 million as of 2021.