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What Can We Expect From Steelers CB Cortez Allen In 2015?

During the 2013 season, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen flashed some serious potential, and somewhat alleviated any wonder as to whether the franchise chose the wrong player to let walk out the door, when promising cornerback Keenan Lewis signed with New Orleans Saints. A long and rangy corner in the Dick LeBeau mold, at 6-foot-1 […] What Can We Expect From Steelers...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Tomlin Looks Forward To Watching Cortez Allen Respond To Adversity

The 2014 season was one that Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen will likely want to forget as the fourth-year player struggled right out of the chute after just signing a contract extension just prior to the start of the season. Allen not only found himself benched midway through the season, he also didn’t get an […] Mike Tomlin Looks Forward To Watching Cortez Allen...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Unlikely To Part Ways With CB Cortez Allen After Miserable 2014 Season

In a surprising move Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers placed cornerback Cortez Allen on injured reserve as the former fourth-round draft pick evidently couldn’t overcome the thumb injury that he suffered during practice prior to the Week 11 Monday night game against the Tennessee Titans. Now that the struggling cornerback has had his season ended, several in […] Steelers Unlikely...
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December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Cortez Allen’s Nightmare Season Reached New Levels Against Colts

To say that Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen had a bad game Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts would a huge understatement. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to recall a game played so poorly by a Steelers cornerback. Allen, who signed a four year contract extension worth $24.6 million just prior to the start of the […] Cortez Allen’s Nightmare Season Reached...
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October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Did the Steelers Waste $26 Million on Cortez Allen?

Cortez Allen will be an awfully expensive nickel back Monday night when the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Houston Texans at Heinz Field. The Steelers agreed to pay Allen 520 million nickels, or $26 million, over the next five years. But because of his lackluster performance this season, Allen has lost his starting job to Brice McCain. Pro Football Focus ranks Allen dead last among...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Sign CB Cortez Allen To Four Year Extension

According to NFL Network’s Ian Rappaport (I know, I know), the Steelers have agreed to terms with DB Cortez Allen on a four-year, $26 million contract extension. That’s a pretty huge move the night before the season. For one thing, Allen is not well established. He has played in enough games and made a few plays here and there, and the Steelers were presumably going to rely...
Via Blitzburgh Blog
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Cortez Allen being mirrored at The Citadel - Brandon McCladdie NFL Draft Scouting Report

NFL Scouting Report The Citadel Bulldogs Brandon McCladdie Brandon McCladdie earned starting role at cornerback last season ... selected as a team captain for the 2012 season, and has built on that progression in his game. In 2013, McCladdie accepted his invitation to play in the Medal of Honor Bowl a collection of some of the top seniors in the nation. There's already one Citadel...
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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