Gay with the Buffalo Bills in 2014
|No. 3 Tennessee Titans|
|Date of birth:||March 29, 1990|
|Place of birth:||Danville, Kentucky|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||200 lb (91 kg)|
|High school:||Danville (KY)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
Jordan Lane Gay (born March 29, 1990) is an American football kickoff specialist for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He has also been a punter and a kicker. Gay signed with the Carolina Panthers after going undrafted in the 2013 NFL Draft. He has also been a member of the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills.
New York Giants
Second stint with the Carolina Panthers
Gay was signed by the Panthers for the second time on May 19, 2014. He was released on August 24, 2014.
On August 26, 2014, Gay was claimed off waivers by the Buffalo Bills. Although nominally listed as a punter, Gay was primarily signed as a kickoff specialist; Colton Schmidt was signed to handle punting duties, though Gay was listed on the depth chart as the backup punter and holder behind Schmidt as well as backup kicker behind Dan Carpenter. Gay, along with Brandon McManus were the only primary kickoff specialists in the NFL in 2014.
On March 9, 2016, Gay signed a multi-year contract with the Bills.
On August 31, 2016, Gay was released by the Bills. He was signed to the Bills practice squad on September 4. On September 9, he was elevated to the 53-man roster. He was released on September 27, 2016. He was re-signed by the Bills on November 26, 2016 to serve as the team's kickoff specialist. He was released on December 3, 2016.
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