Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 7/19/13
Should the Pittsburgh Steelers wind up winning the Lombardi Trophy in 2013 it will be the first trophy that starting cornerback Cortez Allen has every won in his football career."I have never won a trophy in football," Allen said in a recent Q & A session with fans on steelers.com. "I came close in high school, but I never got a trophy for football so it would be amazing."In his one season playing for North Marion High School in Florida, Allen's team won the regional championship in 2005, but lost to St. Augustine in the Class 3A state final game.During the offseason Allen has been busy training with fellow cornerbacks Ike Taylor and William Gay in Orlando at the Wide World of Sports Complex under the watchful eye of renown trainer Tom Shaw. The Citadel product was also asked by a fan during the Q & A session if there is anything else that he likes to do during the offseason to get away from football, and Allen gave the perfect answer."Is there such a thing?" he said.Allen is primed
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