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  1. Way Too Early and Irrational Draft and Roster PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... and sign Trumaine Johnson, a long corner who can come in right away and help out. With the addition at corner, Cortez Allen who has finally worn out his welcome is cut after June 1st and all of Steeler Nation rejoices. Another cut, sadly, is Matt ...

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  2. Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 2.3.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Post-gazette.com

    ... at that can do. He already has the speed and skill. Rob: Is William Gay proof that it may be wise to hang on to Cortez Allen for one more year?

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  3. Ask Ed: Would Steelers Trade for Browns LT Joe Thomas?Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... than I think it would be. --- YOU: Who will most likely be our biggest dead money cap hit after cuts are made? Cortez Allen? I'm having a hard time thinking of who else they might cut with a bigger contract. ED: Yes, Cortez Allen, but that also ...

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  4. Talking with Steelers president Art Rooney IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | O-R Online

    ... he's more likely suited to move to safety, which could happen this offseason. But they also put stock in Cortez Allen bouncing back from back-to-back poor seasons and Antwon Blake taking a big step forward. Neither happened. Allen won't be with the ...

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  5. Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 1.26.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Post-gazette.com

    ... this week about the Steelers finding safety help in-house. What are the realistic chances of Doran Grant or Cortez Allen playing safety next year? Ed Bouchette: First, Cortez Allen is not going to be on the team, so nil there. If they are counting ...

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  6. Pundits backing Steelers as good bet to reach Super Bowl next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Post-gazette.com

    ... ($8.5 million) and safety Troy Polamalu ($4.5 million) - are no longer on the books for 2016. Also, cornerback Cortez Allen, scheduled to count $5.75 million against the salary cap in 2016, likely will be released or possibly traded, saving them ...

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  7. Where Will Eagles Place In NFC East Next Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | InsideTheIggles

    Oct 7, 2012; Pittsburgh , PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek scores a touchdown as Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen looks on during the second half of the game at Heinz Field. The Steelers won the game, 16-14.

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  8. Art Rooney on Steelers secondary: " We" ve made some mistakes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Erie Times News

    ... round. Thomas has played little on defense in three seasons. ""In the summer of 2014, they decided cornerback Cortez Allen would be the cornerstone of their secondary for years when they signed him to a five-year, $26 million contract. He was ...

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  9. Art Rooney on Steelers secondary: 'We've made some mistakes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... round. Thomas has played little on defense in three seasons. --In the summer of 2014, they decided cornerback Cortez Allen would be the cornerstone of their secondary for years when they signed him to a five-year, $26 million contract. He was ...

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  10. Ron Cook: Steelers lucky to have Mike Tomlin and staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Post-gazette.com

    ... training camp. It wasn't his plan to play Antwon Blake or trade for Brandon Boykin. But everything changed when Cortez Allen and Shamarko Thomas were busts. It's still hard to believe the Steelers finished with 17 interceptions - tied for sixth most ...

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  11. Rooney on Steelers secondary: 'We've made some mistakes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... round. Thomas has played little on defense in three seasons. In the summer of 2014, they decided cornerback Cortez Allen would be the cornerstone of their secondary for years when they signed him to a five-year, $26 million contract. He was benched ...

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  12. Steelers owner "not satisfied," but thinks team headed right wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | MSNBC

    ... Doran Grant) are healthy enough to help fix a secondary that needs to be addressed. But the 2014 extension for Cortez Allen and last year's trade for Brandon Boykin didn't work as expected. "We invested some draft picks in some players last year ...

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  13. Art Rooney II proud of Steelers, recognizes mistakes, likes the direction team is headedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Erie Times News

    ... of their worst missteps in the secondary over the past two seasons: They invested $26 million in cornerback Cortez Allen, then benched him; traded a fifth-round pick for cornerback Brandon Boykin, then didn" t use him often; traded a third-round ...

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  14. Talking with Steelers president Art Rooney IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | O-R Online

    ... he's more likely suited to move to safety, which could happen this offseason. But they also put stock in Cortez Allen bouncing back from back-to-back poor seasons and Antwon Blake taking a big step forward. Neither happened. Allen won't be with the ...

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  15. Steelers president: direction of team a 'positive one'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Albany Times Union

    ... the way the team picks which defensive backs it wants to put in Butler's hyperactive scheme. The Steelers gave Cortez Allen a five-year extension on the eve of the 2014 season. The return on the investment has been minimal at best. Allen lost his ...

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  16. Secondary Now Primary: Antwon BlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... many of these fans were the same ones who were cheering for Blake two seasons ago when he stepped in for Cortez Allen and played fantastic. As stated, he did struggle mightily at times in this past season and even as a big fan of Blake's I'm not ...

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  17. Position by position: DBsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... later this spring. Let's start with the players the Steelers are likely to part ways with. The most obvious are Cortez Allen and Brandon Boykin. Allen appears to be a no-brainer. He never lived up to the $25 million contract he signed before the ...

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  18. Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 1.21.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Post-gazette.com

    ... solid backup Scott from Erie: I don't feel like we've ever gotten the full inside scoop on what happened with Cortez Allen this year...was he truly injured or was his performance so bad in training camp that they decided they wanted to cut him (but ...

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  19. I ain't mad at chaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... cheap. If the Steelers cut Suisham post-June 1 then they save 2.4 million dollars towards the cap. The next is Cortez Allen. I think this experiment will be ended. If the Steelers cut him post-June 1 they save 4.4 million dollars against the cap. ...

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  20. Pundits heap praise on 2017 SteelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | York Dispatch

    ... ($8.5 million) and safety Troy Polamalu ($4.5 million) - are no longer on the books for 2016. Also, cornerback Cortez Allen, scheduled to count $5.75 million against the salary cap in 2016, likely will be released or possibly traded, saving them ...

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