Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 12/6/12

BALTIMORE - NOVEMBER 29: Ike Taylor #24 of the Pittsburgh Steelers walks off the field after warmups before the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on November 29, 2009 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens defeated the Steelers 20-17. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor is now out for at least two weeks and maybe longer with a fractured right ankle so that now means that Cortez Allen will start and play in his place until he returns. Curtis Brown now becomes the third corner moving forward, and while most are writing that he will play the nickel slot position, that is simply not the truth. When Brown enters the game he will play outside predominantly in the nickel defense and Allen will slide inside to his customary slot position. This was exactly what we saw for 15 plays Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens and what Read more [...]
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