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  1. Todd McShay Mock Draft: Steelers stay with CB theme, pick up Jalen CollinsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... team with good depth at the position, and many would argue that's not the Steelers. Still, with William Gay and Cortez Allen signed in 2015, and the possibility of bringing Brice McCain back at a low rate next year, a player with the high upside as ...

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  2. Steelers 2015 depth chart: Cornerback Hunger Games set for training campRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... special teams performer and backup corner if he doesn't win a starting job. That all depends on how well Cortez Allen bounces back from his dismal 2014. The highpoint for Allen was a five-year, $26 million contract that he signed before the ...

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  3. Free Agency 2015: Available CBsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... the Steelers will have to gamble on a few 1-year rental CBs like last year to string together a secondary with Cortez Allen & Willie Gay. Here are the top 20 CBs I ranked for this off-season: The Steelers pursed Flowers last year, and I rank him as ...

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  4. Brice McCain wants to remain with the SteelersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... in 2014, largely due to the long-term injury to Ike Taylor as well as the sagging performance and injuries to Cortez Allen . Taylor isn't expected to return, and Allen will likely be given every opportunity to earn back his starting position, and ...

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  5. A Retirement Home in Tennessee for Old SteelersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... "For one, I think they think I am too old. For two, I've been there 12 years and they just paid a young guy in Cortez Allen. Even though Ike Taylor is the ultimate team guy, his name and his presence. I am the alpha. So if you want to move on from ...

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  6. Making the case for: Jordan CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BuffaloDown

    Oct 12, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns tight end Jordan Cameron catches a touchdown pass against Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen during the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ron Schwane-USA TODAY Sports With Scott Chandler being no more than a 15-yard threat, the Bills need a down-the-field tight end to aid in the passing attack when 2015 comes around.

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  7. Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 2.24.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Post-gazette.com

    ... they must be relieved not to have to play the Jets and Bucs again. Brett: Why would the Steelers not cut Cortez Allen? I mean they could save $5M against the cap & use it for a free agent CB that could actually help the team Ed Bouchette: Well, we ...

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  8. Corners can be had in later roundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... pick in 2012, also did not make the team. In 2011, the Steelers took Curtis Brown in the third round and Cortez Allen in the fourth round. Brown was out of the NFL last season after being cut by the Steelers, and Allen had to be benched after ...

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  9. At 37, Kevin Greene Had 12 SacksRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... cut, could be some quality defenders that can get picked up on the cheap as cap casualties. Any chance they ask Cortez Allen to take a pay cut or risk getting released? ED : Yeah, but what are they going to do at outside linebacker THIS season? They ...

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  10. Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions, Post-CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | BleacherReport

    ... the Pittsburgh Steelers in this year's draft than cornerback. Veteran Ike Taylor isn't likely to be re-signed, Cortez Allen found himself benched as the 2014 season played out and there is not much promising depth on the roster presently. The ...

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  11. 5 reasons the Steelers should draft a cornerback in the first roundRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... a pretty decent corner, but decent isn't going to cut it for a secondary with so many problems. That's right, Cortez Allen, a cornerback who had such a bad year in 2014, he's worthy of his own ranking in an article about reasons why the Steelers ...

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  12. Weekend Checkdown: the top stories of the weekRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... position would be advantageous. But the issue and its solution may be more complicated than that. Would getting Cortez Allen back up to speed confidence wise and physically, a healed and more integrated Mike Mitchell , an emerging Shamarko Thomas, ...

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  13. Allen the wild card in Steelersa CB plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | O-R Online

    Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen signed a $26-million contract extension before the start of the 2014 season, but ended up losing his starting job.

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  14. Steelers Kevin Colbert says embattled CB Cortez Allen must accept the challengeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    On Sept. 6, 2014, the day before their regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns , the Steelers re-signed CB Cortez Allen to a five-year $26 million deal.

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  15. Selecting cornerback in draft not set in stone for SteelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Erie Times News

    INDIANAPOLIS "" It was one thing for general manager Kevin Colbert to acknowledge the Steelers need to get better and younger on defense. Or that Cortez Allen needs to bounce back from confidence issues and reaffirm the team" s financial investment in him.

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  16. Selecting cornerback in draft not set in stone for SteelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    INDIANAPOLIS It was one thing for general manager Kevin Colbert to acknowledge the Steelers need to get better and younger on defense. Or that Cortez Allen needs to bounce back from confidence issues and reaffirm the team's financial investment in him.

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  17. Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 2.17.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... when they drafted Rod Woodson No. 1 and Delton Hall No. 2. It would be rare. They also drafted Curtis Brown and Cortez Allen 3-4 in 2011. Russ: How much room do the Steelers have under the cap? With Big Bens probable 20 million a year contract anb ...

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  18. Four Downs: AFC NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Football Outsiders

    ... Mike Mitchell did not live up to expectations in their first seasons with the Steelers. The extension given Cortez Allen last season was questionable at best, and looks much worse after he was benched for McCain. The secondary basically has one ...

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  19. Carolina Panthers: Mike Tolbert's importanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | NFLSpinZone

    ... fullback Mike Tolbert (35) runs with the ball during the third quarter as Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen (28) defends during the third quarter at Bank of America Stadium. The Steelers won 37-19. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA ...

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  20. Steelers likely to seek young depth in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Erie Times News

    ... to be a good group." Cornerback is an issue for several reasons, not the least of which is concern whether Cortez Allen, who was signed to a contract extension before the season, can bounce back after being benched and eventually placed on injured ...

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