Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 12/9/12

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)
Cornerback Ike Taylor might have hands of stone, but the Pittsburgh Steelers missed the rest of his body Sunday in their 34-24 loss to the San Diego Chargers. Taylor, who fractured his right ankle early in the win over the Baltimore Ravens last Sunday, was replaced Sunday afternoon by second-year cornerback Cortez Allen with fellow second-year cornerback Curtis Brown coming in to play outside when the defense employed their nickel. It was easy to see that neither were up to the task as Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers threw their directions quite a bit with success. While Allen was not Read more [...]
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