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  1. Pittsburgh Steelers CapsuleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Gazette

    ... also created 30 turnovers, third highest in league. IMPORTANT LOSSES: TE Heath Miller, LT Kelvin Beachum, CB Cortez Allen, K Shaun Suisham, WR Martavis Bryant (suspended), QB Michael Vick, S Will Allen CAMP NEEDS: Settle the secondary and figure out ...

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  2. 6 players in danger of not making the Steelers 53-man roster in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... time with defensive unit, logging 20 snaps while registering a single tackle. By contrast, the oft-maligned Cortez Allen (who only appeared in the opener against New England) played 32 snaps with 3 tackles. Thomas would see far more time with the ...

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  3. June 04, 2016Veteran defensive backs hope to hold off high draft picks in Pittsburgh's secondary.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... a fumble. Now, after the departures of Antwon Blake and Brandon Boykin via free agency and the release of Cortez Allen, Cockrell finds himself the Steelers' second-most experienced cornerback. “It's very odd. I was talking to my dad about it ...

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  4. Steelers secondary a group of "young guys just ready to go after the football"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... decided to start fresh next year in terms of their secondary depth. Gone are Antwon Blake , Brandon Boykin and Cortez Allen . Hardly household names, but what they brought to the team was experience . Welcomed are Artie Burns, Senquez Golson , Doran ...

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  5. Steelers cornerbacks corps gets near-complete overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... group. "oeThat's the nature of the business, though. "oeI learned a lot from (departed safety) Will Allen and Cortez Allen and from Antwon Blake, and I wish them the best of luck with the rest of their careers. But we're focused on this season. ... ...

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  6. Steelers trying out robotic tackling dummiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... tackling one of these things. I like being on the cutting edge of technology. One of these dummies beat out Cortez Allen for the final spot on the 53 man roster. The opinions shared here are not those of the editorial staff of Behind the Steel ...

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  7. Steelers Miss Chance To Snare a QB?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Ben Roethlisberger could mentor him because "they have the same body types.'' That same reasoning did not help Cortez Allen at cornerback even though he (6-1, 196) had the same body type as Rod Woodson (6-0, 200). --- Mettenberger was awarded on ...

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  8. Washington Redskins sign one Citadel Bulldog, cut anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... Roberts becomes the second NFL player from The Citadel looking for work, as the Steelers released cornerback Cortez Allen earlier this year. Cooper, 5-11 and 192, pounds, appeared in 12 games with 11 starts last season for the Bulldogs, helping lead ...

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  9. Have the Pittsburgh Steelers improved their defense heading into the 2016 season?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    There has been several departures and arrivals on the Steelers defense, but has the unit gotten better as a whole? While fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers applaud the release of Cortez Allen and Antwon Blake departing the team via free agency, but when you look at the list of defensive players who are no longer with the team and you have to ask yourself, "Did the defense get better in the offseason heading into 2016?" As stated before, it is easy for fans to immediately think the loss of Allen and Blake will only help the 30th ranked passing defense in the league, but adding untested talent doesn't always equate to success in the short term.

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  10. Pittsburgh Steelers' Defense Could Consist Of Three Rookie StartersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Rant Sports

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have needed to address their secondary issues for the past couple of years, and with the recent release of cornerback Cortez Allen , they couldn't avoid the position in the draft. Allen was signed to a five-year, $26 million extension just prior to the 2014 season and it proved to be a huge mistake.

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  11. Just a Job to do: New Pittsburgh Steelers, new numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... prolific AB, but as beloved as the most successful No. 25 in recent team lore, Ryan Clark . The much-maligned Cortez Allen wore the two-eight for five seasons in Pittsburgh. His only true success was robbing the front office of a big money deal ...

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  12. Pittsburgh Steelers' 2016 Draft Team GradeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | NFLMocks

    ... in 2015, giving up over 1,000 yards in penalties. Pittsburgh released safety Will Allen and five-year corner Cortez Allen in April. They also lost 2015 top-five team-tackler (76) Antwon Blake who now plays for Tennessee. Pittsburgh made strides at ...

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  13. Pittsburgh Steelers: Secondary Is In TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    ... a free agent. Backup cornerback Brandon Boykin signed with the Carolina Panthers in the off-season and Cortez Allen was released after missing all but one game in 2015. In turn, the Steelers added cornerback Artie Burns with their first-round pick ...

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  14. 2016 NFL Draft: How does William Jackson compare to the other cornerbacks drafted in Round 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Cincy Jungle

    ... his level of talent. The pick seems more need-based than value-based, and likely was dictated by the release of Cortez Allen .

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  15. For 2nd consecutive draft, Steelers emphasize college production over projectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... Frederick grabbed four interceptions in 50 games at Texas A Curtis Brown had two in 52 games at Texas; and Cortez Allen managed only two his senior year at FCS school The Citadel. Interceptions aren't everything, but production is, and that's what ...

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  16. Steelers, 1st-round pick Burns fit well togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... of course, are hoping Burns develops quicker than previous early-round picks, including 2011 selections Cortez Allen (fourth) and Curtis Brown (third). Senquez Golston, last year's second-round pick, was never fit to play, and fourth-rounder Doran ...

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  17. The Steelers top two picks: What it says about Carnell LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... going to give you a really big hint. The Steelers hired a new defensive backs coach in 2011. Next, let's talk Cortez Allen. He was a 4th round pick out of the Citadel. He was rather raw, with athletic ability, and mature beyond his years due to ...

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  18. Steelers take defensive back Sean Davis in 2nd roundRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    ... that is decidedly younger than it was this time two years ago. Troy Polamalu, Ike Taylor, Will Allen and Cortez Allen are all gone. In their stead are a group that includes Davis, Burns and 2015 draft picks Senquez Golson and Doran Grant. Golson ...

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  19. 1st round grades according to NFL.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Cincy Jungle

    ... Steelers Draft pick: Artie Burns (No. 25 overall) Day 1 grade: B+ The skinny: Pittsburgh decided to let Cortez Allen go, so it was no surprise that they brought in another tall, long corner to take on opponents' big receivers. Burns will get a lot ...

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  20. Pittsburgh Steelers: Round One Draft Grade and AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    ... agency to the Tennessee Titans. They lost Brandon Boykin in free agency to the Carolina Panthers and they cut Cortez Allen . Now, a secondary that finished bottom-three in the NFL has went into the NFL Draft without three of his cornerbacks from the ...

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