Chiefs activate LB Willie Gay to active roster

Kansas City Chiefs middle linebacker Willie Gay Jr. celebrates a Pittsburgh Steelers fumble...
Kansas City Chiefs middle linebacker Willie Gay Jr. celebrates a Pittsburgh Steelers fumble recovery during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022 in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photos/Reed Hoffmann)(Reed Hoffmann | AP)
Published: Oct. 22, 2022 at 2:17 PM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - The Kansas City Chiefs activated linebacker Willie Gay to the active roster ahead of Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.

Gay’s four-game suspension was complete following the Chiefs’ Week 6 loss to the Buffalo Bills. Gay had been suspended following a criminal damage arrest in January.

The Chiefs also elevated wide receiver Marcus Kemp and cornerback Dicaprio Bootle to the active roster via standard elevation from the practice squad.

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During the first two weeks of the 2022 season, Gay had 16 tackles.

Kansas City takes on San Francisco at 3:25 p.m. CT on Sunday.