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Lack of takeaways for Pittsburgh Steelers has ended Super bowl success

Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen failed to secure a interception late in the fourth quarter of what would soon become a 26-6 loss to Baltimore last Thursday night. Thanks to Allen’s butterfingers, he kept alive a fairly dubious streak for Pittsburgh’s defense. Over the past six September games, dating back to Week 1 of 2013, the Steelers have failed to extract the football away...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Gilbert In Need Of A Rebound After Slow Start

Like Maurkice Pouncey, Shaun Suisham, and Cortez Allen, right tackle Marcus Gilbert was signed to a new long-term deal tying him to the Pittsburgh Steelers for the next several seasons. Gilbert’s deal came after two strong efforts in the first two preseason games. He was perhaps the team’s best lineman during the exhibition efforts. Since […] Marcus Gilbert In Need Of A Rebound...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Ravens Film Review: Cortez Allen

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen was signed to a new contract on the eve of the start of the 2014 season in a move no doubt prompted by the very real concern that they had virtually no cornerbacks signed through the 2015 season. Both Ike Taylor and William Gay are in the final years of […] Steelers vs Ravens Film Review: Cortez Allen is a post from: Steelers Depot ...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers not receiving big returns on their offseason investments

The Steelers spent approximately $137 million during the offseason adding free agents, locking up their rookie class and re-signing veterans such as Marcus Gilbert and Cortez Allen to multi-year contracts. What do they have to show for it after two games? A 1-1 record, an ongoing inability to stop the run, more protection issues for Ben Roethlisberger and a big step backward from...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lawrence Timmons’ Struggles Tied To Defensive Woes

For two straight weeks, one of the biggest issues plaguing the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has been a seeming inability to tackle the ball carrier, whether it was either a result of missing a hole or missing a tackle. Although Cortez Allen has given him a run for his money, no individual player has been more […] Lawrence Timmons’ Struggles Tied To Defensive Woes is a post from...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Key Takeaway's from Steelers Loss to Ravens

1) Early Investments aren't Paying Off:The Steelers like to invest in younger players, hoping to keep them around at a bit of a discount before they hit the Free Agent market. Recently, the Steelers handed right tackle Marcus Gilbert and cornerback Cortez Allen multi-year extensions. Although just two meaningful games have been played so far this season, those extensions look...
Via Pro Football Spot
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Garbage. Steelers Lose.

It is going to be a long season. Jump. FIRST QUARTER The Steelers don’t do much at first, but Courtney Upshaw headbutts Ben Roelithsberger. You aren’t allowed to hit quarterbacks. Automatic first downs. Career roughing count: 9 A screen pass to Wheaton nets a first down. Le’Veon Bell shows some impressive patience on a run that actually works for a first down. That guy who...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Numbers For Steelers CB Cortez Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed cornerback Cortez Allen to a four-year contract extension prior to the start of the 2014 regular season and the numbers have now hit the NFLPA. Allen received a $6.75 million signing bonus as part of the deal and his 2014 base salary is now $650,000 after previously being scheduled to be […] Contract Numbers For Steelers CB Cortez Allen is a post...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Details For Steelers CB Cortez Allen’s New $24.6M Deal

  Jason Fitzgerald of OverTheCap.com has a breakdown posted for Steelers CB Cortez Allen‘s brand new contract. Allen is now under team control for the next five years for a total value of $24.6 million. The pact includes $6.75 million guaranteed in the form of a signing bonus and will pay him an average salary of $6.15 million. Allen’s contract includes a $3 million roster...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Sign Cortez Allen to Four-Year Deal

The Pittsburgh Steelers run their team a certain way and one of their business practices is not to sign players to new deals during the regular season. That means if a player is going to get a new deal they have to sign it prior to the start of week 1.   For Cortez Allen the clock almost struck midnight on signing a new deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Allen’s new deal became...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers, CB Cortez Allen, agree to four-year, $26M extension

The Steelers and cornerback Cortez Allen have agreeed to a four-year contract extension worth $26 million, league sources said. Allen was set to be a free agent at season's end and was a priority for the Steelers to re-sign.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Franchise Tag Or Bust For Steelers LB Jason Worilds In 2014

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed cornerback Cortez Allen to a new contract prior to the 2014 regular season getting underway, the team has managed to get deals done with not only him, but center Maurkice Pouncey, kicker Shaun Suisham and tackle Marcus Gilbert as well. With all of those contracts now out of […] Franchise Tag Or Bust For Steelers LB Jason Worilds In...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers sign Cortez Allen to new five-year contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Saturday that they have signed cornerback Cortez Allen to a new five-year contract that will keep him with the team through the 2018 season. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the deal is worth $26 million. Source: CB Cortez Allen & #Steelers have finalized a 4-year extension worth more than $26M. Ascending player. — Ian Rapoport...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Agree To 5-Year, $26M Deal With Cortez Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers and cornerback Cortez Allen have agreed to a new five-year deal that will keep Allen with the team through the 2018 season. According to Ed Bouchette the Steelers ripped up Allen’s old deal in favor for the new one that is worth up to $26 million. Allen, in his fourth year in the NFL, started a career high eight games last season and played in 14 of them...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Lockup Cortez Allen

Photo Credit: USATSI Neil Mehta  Staff Writer The Pittsburgh Steelers have locked up emerging cornerback Cortez Allen. Allen and the Steelers have agreed on a 5-year, $26 million contract. This will keep Allen in Pittsburgh through the 2018 season. Cortez Allen is the starting left cornerback for the Steelers, while 34-year-0ld Ike Taylor gets the start at right corner. Cortez Allen...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Ink Cortez Allen to New Five-Year Deal

Looks like Cortez Allen won't be another Keenan Lewis that got away.It is being reported by Steelers beat writer Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette that the team and Allen agreed to a five year, $26 million deal on Saturday.Much like Lewis two years ago, Allen was coming into the final year of his rookie contract, after Pittsburgh selected him in the fourth round out...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Agree To 5-Year, $26 Million Extension With CB Cortez Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers and defensive back Cortez Allen have agreed to a new five-year contract extension according to the teams official website. We have signed @Cortez_Allen to a new five-year contract that will keep him with the team through the 2018 season. pic.twitter.com/CEJyOQNuWx — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) September 7, 2014 Steelers dont do "extensions"...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Agree To 5-Year, $26M Extension With Cortez Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers and defensive back Cortez Allen have agreed to a new five-year contract extension according to the teams official website. We have signed @Cortez_Allen to a new five-year contract that will keep him with the team through the 2018 season. pic.twitter.com/CEJyOQNuWx — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) September 7, 2014 Steelers dont do "extensions"...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers lock up Cortez Allen to four year deal

Today the Pittsburgh Steelers signed CB Cortez Allen to a four-year, $26 million contract extension. @RapSheet: Source: CB Cortez Allen & #Steelers have finalized a 4-year extension worth more than $26M. Ascending player. This is a very smart move by the Steelers, who lock up a very solid player. The post Steelers lock up Cortez Allen to four year deal appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Steelers finalize four-year extension for CB Cortez Allen

The Steelers locked down one of their ascending defenders Saturday night. Cornerback Cortez Allen agreed to terms on a four-year extension with a $26 million base value over the life of the deal, a source told FOXSports.com. Allen, who is entering his fourth season in the league, was selected in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
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12 days ago  |  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...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Sign CB Cortez Allen To Four-Year Extension

With less than 24 hours to go until the Pittsburgh Steelers kickoff their 2014 season, the team has reportedly finalized a four-year contract extension with cornerback Cortez Allen, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Early reports indicate the four-year extension will have a base value of over $26 million, but there’s no word as to what […] Report: Steelers To Sign CB Cortez...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers finalizing an extension for Cortez Allen

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the Steelers are finalizing a new four-year extension for cornerback Cortez Allen. Source: CB Cortez Allen & #Steelers have finalized a 4-year extension worth more than $26M. Ascending player. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 7, 2014 The 25 year-old Allen had 51 tackles and 2 interceptions last season. var ACE_AR ...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers & CB Cortez Allen Reach Agreement On Four-Year, $26M Extension

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network is reporting that the Steelers have finalized a four-year contract extension for CB Cortez Allen. According to Rapoport, Allen receives a four-year extension worth more than $26 million. Recent reports indicated that the two sides were trying to get an agreement in place before the start of the season. Pittsburgh’s known for not negotiating contracts...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Extension For Steelers CB Cortez Allen Still Not Imminent

A week from Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field in their 2014 regular season opener and at that time the organization will more than likely stop negotiating contracts with players that are entering the final year of their current deal. The most obvious player that fits the criteria of […] Contract Extension For Steelers CB Cortez Allen...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss
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