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  1. Pregame Projection: Pittsburgh Steelers versus Tennessee TitansRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... ough the Steelers have won their last 10 home openers and hold the longest active streak in the NFL. Cornerback Cortez Allen may have emphasized the importance of the game best when he said, "It kind of sets the tone for the rest of the season."

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  2. Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2014 NFL draft: The case for picking Notre Dame DT Louis Nix IIIRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... is still a pressing need with Ike Taylor on the downside of his career and little in the way of depth behind Cortez Allen and William Gay. The linebacker corps is nearly set with outside linebackers Jason Worilds and Jarvis Jones and the inside duo ...

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  3. NFL Mock Draft 2014: Pittsburgh Steelers Select Louis Nix IIIRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... is in the twilight of his twilight years and is not guaranteed a starting spot for this team. Knowing that the Cortez Allen is a solid number two corner for the team, it is easy to say that the team needs a CB for the future. Justin Gilbert would be ...

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  4. Steelers finally pick up DE Cam Heywards fifth year optionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... following the filing of papers on some of the other 2011 defensive end draft picks like JJ Watt. Extensions for Cortez Allen, Maurkice Pouncey and Jason Worilds will be the big names for fans to worry about in the coming months now, but at least ...

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  5. Re-Grading the Steelers' Past 5 DraftsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | BleacherReport

    ... tackle, to a player the team can plug in at that spot and forget. Moving into the fourth round, cornerback Cortez Allen is still on the roster and should be competing for a starting spot this year. If he can get it and keep it, this pick will feel ...

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  6. Mocking the Steelers' draft by positionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | ESPN

    ... could use immediate help here, and they don't have a long-term starter at cornerback after third-year man Cortez Allen . I would be surprised if they don't draft two cornerbacks, with one of them coming in the first three rounds. They drafted two ...

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  7. Steelers stuck on best available vs. position of needRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... cornerback ( William Gay ) currently signed for 2015, and none signed for 2016. While it's reasonable to expect Cortez Allen to sign an extension sometime between now and the start of the league year in 2015, this is a league that requires three ...

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  8. A look ahead: The Steelers free agents in 2015Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... be made, if they don't happen this off-season, for impending free agents Maurkice Pouncey , Jason Worilds and Cortez Allen among others with 16 players eligible for unrestricted free agency. Having established a figure for expected Salary Cap space ...

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  9. Future of the Steelers: Breaking down cornerbacks contracts over the next few seasonsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... selection. Among the Steelers top cornerbacks, only William Gay is signed past this season. Ike Taylor and Cortez Allen are in the final years of their previous contracts, while newly acquired Brice McCain received just a one-year deal. Gay signed a ...

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  10. Decision to be made on Cam Hewyard's contract in the coming weeksRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... before May 3 and with other notable free agents currently in 2015 like Maurkice Pouncey , Jason Worilds and Cortez Allen it seems like a forgone conclusion that they will exercise their fifth year option to keep him off the open market next year. As ...

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  11. 2014 NFL mock draft: Steelers select Justin GilbertRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Pride of Detroit

    ... being a distant third. At cornerback, the Steelers currently have Ike Taylor , who turns 34 in May, and Cortez Allen slotted into the starting positions. The fact that they have not addressed the CB position in the first two rounds since 2006 ...

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  12. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Pittsburgh Steelers Select...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... to do a lot of things right to be named the best defensive back in college football this past year. Aside from Cortez Allen , there are no young, drafted corners currently being developed in the Steelers' system. Couple that bare cupboard with Ike ...

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  13. Seven reasons from seven rounds to .500: Fourth roundRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... pick having been released the prior season). He was with Dallas last season, and is currently a free agent. Cortez Allen, the gem of this round for the Steelers, earned a starting position before the 2013 season, and despite rocky results, the ...

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  14. Pregame Projection: Pittsburgh Steelers versus Tennessee TitansRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... ough the Steelers have won their last 10 home openers and hold the longest active streak in the NFL. Cornerback Cortez Allen may have emphasized the importance of the game best when he said, "It kind of sets the tone for the rest of the season."

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  15. The time could be right for the Steelers to go corner in Round 1Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... on the clock commences on May 8. With this possibly being Ike Taylor's last year with the Steelers, and with Cortez Allen's inability to play both sides of the field at once, corner might be a position that's hard to ignore if a suitable player is ...

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  16. Comparing 1st Round Playmakers at the "Other" PositionsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... at least one player who can at least fill the nickel spot while pushing Gay for time on the opposite side from Cortez Allen. And they will; the only question is when. "Depth" needs exist at positions where the team needs backups and players who may ...

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  17. 2014 NFL Draft: Cornerbacks list goes Justin Gilbert 1, Darqueze Dennard 1a, according to Mel KiperRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... think for the Steelers." The Steelers are retaining veteran CB Ike Taylor on a restructured one-year contract. Cortez Allen is a free agent in 2015, and William Gay's contract is up in 2016. There is little to no depth behind those three, making it ...

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  18. Who Will Be This Year's Cameron HeywardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... best chance at having a break out season next year? If I had to take my best guess, I'd say it's going to be Cortez Allen . He started to play very well at the end of the season once he finally got healthy and matched up on guys like AJ Green and ...

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  19. What do the free agent signings and pre-draft visits tell you about the Steelers' draft plans?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... of Mike Mitchell, you can cross safety off the "needs" list for this year. However, CB is definitely needed. Cortez Allen has been up and down and Ike is getting old. Gay is nothing but a nickel corner. I see 2 CBs going to the Steelers, with one ...

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  20. Steelers sign former Texans corner Brice McCainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Houston Chronicle

    ... r a touchdown. He is expected to fight for a spot in Pittsburgh's nickel package behind starters Ike Taylor and Cortez Allen.

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