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  1. Pittsburgh Steelers Accept Execution Over Experience, FinallyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NicePickCowher

    ... for instance. According to Dejan Kovacevic (DK) , McCain hinted that he was getting the start over the reeling Cortez Allen. This is based on two factors 1) Allen has sucked all season, especially when looking at that fat extension during the ...

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  2. Steelers defensive backs coach Carnell Lake on CB Cortez AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... long touchdown catch in Cleveland and struggled in a loss to the Browns. Here is what Lake said about Allen. Is Cortez Allen where you want him to be? CL : Not yet but we're working on it every week. He's making the necessary corrections quickly in ...

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  3. 5 reasons the Steelers will defeat the Houston Texans in Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... iron, benching begets better performances. Don't think the entire Steelers roster won't notice recently signed Cortez Allen will be riding the pine except for sub-packages in this game. It's not just the players, either. Sure, the Steelers coaches ...

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  4. Changes made to help stabilize SteelersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Steelers cornerback Brice McCain scored a touchdown two weeks ago against Jacksonville and will start in place of Cortez Allen tonight against Houston.

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  5. Steelers notebook: Benching could help cornerback Cortez AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Logan Banner

    The Steelers signed cornerback Cortez Allen to a five-year, $25 million dollar contract on the eve of the season opener.

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  6. Steelers notebook: WR Brown recalls Houston's Watt as teammates at Central MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Logan Banner

    ... playing time for Brice McCain, and the cornerback said he practiced with the starters Wednesday - in place of Cortez Allen, who is struggling. "I'm getting comfortable in this defense, but there's always stuff you can fix in your game," said McCain, ...

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  7. Texans fans are excited for Brice McCain to start in Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... than you." Steelers fans don't know much about cornerback Brice McCain , who will start for the struggling Cortez Allen Monday when the Steelers host the Houston Texans in Week 7. What we know is McCain played well in Houston in 2011, well enough to ...

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  8. Cortez Allen Nickel, Clowney Game-Time Decision, Steelers Mail BagRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NicePickCowher

    Sep 28, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen intercepts a pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half at Heinz Field. The Buccaneers won the game, 27-24.

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  9. Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Complete Week 7 Preview for PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BleacherReport

    ... Oakland . This is a winnable game for the Steelers, but they showed in Week 4 that they can lose any game, too. Cortez Allen has been demoted for his disappointing play, and Brice McCain will start at cornerback for the Steelers Monday night, ...

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  10. Cortez Allen likely to give way to Brice McCain at cornerback for SteelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ESPN

    PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau gave cornerback Cortez Allen a vote of confidence, but he also acknowledged it might do the fourth-year veteran some good to step back while he is struggling. Allen is expected to lose snaps to Brice McCain and probably his starting job when the Steelers play the Houston Texans Monday night at Heinz Field.

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  11. Texans vs. Steelers: Brice McCain to start over Cortez Allen at cornerbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... former team, the Texans, over a cornerback who may be starting something of a similar trip. The Steelers signed Cortez Allen to a contract extension before the 2014 season, and he hasn't performed well since then. Allen will not start in his first ...

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  12. The Steelers Need to Re-Think Their Mid-Season Contract PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    There's been a lot of hand-wringing this year about the way Kevin Colbert let Keenan Lewis walk but signed Cortez Allen -- particularly about how that was a blown decision by a front office that's losing its touch. In this particular case, Keenan Lewis is no Rod Woodson, but if he was still a Steeler, he'd be the best corner on the team, by far.

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  13. Troy Polamalu Will Be X-Factor For Pittsburgh Steelers In Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Rant Sports

    ... Steelers cornerbacks at an immediate disadvantage. Given the injury to Ike Taylor and the recent struggles of Cortez Allen , Polamalu will likely need to provide considerable assistance in coverage. Additionally, Arian Foster has returned to form ...

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  14. Roethlisberger on 3-3 Steelers: 'We're not panicking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NFL

    ... Brian Hoyer to just eight completions on Sunday, but those passes went for 51, 42, 31, 31, 24 and 17 yards. Cortez Allen alone gave up 118 receiving yards and a touchdown for a secondary that lacks an anchoring force. Pittsburgh fans are upset over ...

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  15. Steelers release Derek Moye, place Shaquille Richardson on injured reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... These moves don't reflect other more-significant decisions facing the team, such as the future of cornerback Cortez Allen in the team's base defense and any shifting of personnel along its defensive line. Clearly, Moye and Richardson are not to ...

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  16. Tomlin: Outside criticism is 'elevator music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NFL

    ... several players he believed had to step up their game after the humbling Cleveland defeat. Markus Wheaton , Cortez Allen , Jason Worilds and even Ben Roethlisberger were all mentioned by name with specific criticism. "Hopefully, we carry the baggage ...

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  17. Mike Tomlin calling players, coaches out for performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | MSNBC

    ... we carry the baggage or the stench of that one for some time and use it as positive fuel," Tomlin said. Cortez Allen , who got a four-year, $26 million extension from the team this offseason, was also a target, as Tomlin mentioned specific plays he ...

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  18. Steelers Film Room: Miscues by Markus Wheaton, James Harrison, others contribute to lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... same gap. That's not good defense. Speaking of not-good defense, Cam Thomas ends up in the end zone. Finally, Cortez Allen has to support the run better. He is in man coverage here, so his support is going to be late. But you would like to see him ...

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  19. Steelers benching Cortez Allen wouldn't hurt his developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    Ike Taylor went through it and he came back a better player. As Steelers coach Mike Tomlin suggests, he's open to making moves on his roster, so the benching of Cortez Allen has to be considered.

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  20. Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 10.14.14Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Post-gazette.com

    At his peak, he played better than Mitchell has so far here. Cortez Allen is not playing because of the injury to Ike Taylor, William Gay is starting and Brice McCain enters the game in their pass defenses Ed Bouchette: McLendon was ruled out today by Mike Tomlin.

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