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Steelers | Cortez Allen cut

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:17:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen was released Friday, April 15.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen could be released

Sun, 24 Jan 2016 12:26:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen is not expected to be on Pittsburgh's 2016 roster, in the opinion of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Ed Bouchette. Allen was given a five-year, $26 million contract two years ago.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen to IR

Sat, 24 Oct 2015 13:06:43 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Saturday, Oct. 24.

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Steelers | Friday Steelers practice report

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:00:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Michael Vick (hamstring), DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) and SS Will Allen (ankle) didn't practice Friday, Oct. 23, and are out for Week 7. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited all week and is questionable. CB Antwon Blake (thumb), CB William Gay (undisclosed), LB James Harrison (undisclosed), LB Jarvis Jones (hip), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (undisclosed) practiced Friday and are probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 13:14:03 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (ankle) and DE Stephon Tuitt (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 22. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited during practice, while CB Antwon Blake (thumb), CB William Gay (non-injury), LB James Harrison (non-injury), LB Jarvis Jones (hip), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Pittsburgh Week 6 inactives

Sun, 18 Oct 2015 09:08:01 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared QB Ben Roethlisberger, OG Chris Hubbard, CB Cortez Allen, LB Jarvis Jones, TE Jesse James, LB Ryan Shazier, SS Will Allen inactive for Week 6.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 6

Fri, 16 Oct 2015 14:19:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Will Allen (ankle) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) have been ruled out for the Week 6 game against the Arizona Cardinals. LB Jarvis Jones (hip) and CB Cortez Allen (knee) were limited during practice, while LB James Harrison (illness) and C Doug Legursky (back) are listed as probable. Will Allen and Harrison did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 16. Cortez Allen, Shazier and Jones were limited during practice, while Legursky fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 6

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:23:34 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 15. CB Cortez Allen (knee), LB Jarvis Jones (hip) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) were limited, while C Doug Legursky (back) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 6

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 15:42:39 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers S Will Allen (ankle), LB Jarvis Jones (hip) and C Doug Legursky (back) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 14. CB Cortez Allen (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) were limited.

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Steelers | Pittsburgh's Week 5 Inactives

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 16:12:30 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared LB Anthony Chickillo, QB Ben Roethlisberger, OG Chris Hubbard, CB Cortez Allen, DL Daniel McCullers, TE Jesse James, LB Ryan Shazier inactive for Week 5.

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Steelers | Saturday status report for Week 5

Sat, 10 Oct 2015 12:55:09 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) has been ruled out for Week 5 versus the San Diego Chargers. CB Cortez Allen (knee) is listed as questionable. DT Daniel McCullers (knee), TE Matt Spaeth (hand) and S Ross Ventrone (hamstring) are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Friday practice report for Week 5

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 13:46:38 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 9. CB Cortez Allen (knee), DT Daniel McCullers (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder), TE Matt Spaeth (hand) and SS Ross Ventrone (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 5

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 14:57:49 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) and S Ross Ventrone (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 8. CB Cortez Allen (knee), DT Daniel McCullers (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (hand) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Week 4 inactives for Steelers

Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:04:27 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared LB Anthony Chickillo, QB Ben Roethlisberger, CB Cortez Allen, DL Daniel McCullers, TE Jesse James, TE Matt Spaeth, LB Ryan Shazier inactive for Week 4.

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Steelers | One Steeler probable, one iffy

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:25:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison (thumb) practiced Wednesday, Sept. 30, and is probable for Week 4 against the Baltimore Ravens. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited in practice and is questionable.

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Steelers | Tuesday practice report for Week 4

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 16:20:59 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) has been ruled out for Week 4. DT Daniel McCullers (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (hand) did not participate in practice Tuesday, Sept. 29. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited. LB James Harrison (thumb) was a full participant.

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Steelers | Monday practice report for Week 4

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 17:23:41 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee), LB James Harrison (thumb), DT Daniel McCullers (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) and TE Matt Spaeth (hand) each did not practice Monday, Sept. 28. QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) also did not practice and is listed as out for Week 4 and beyond.

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Steelers | Pittsburgh's Week 3 inactives

Sun, 27 Sep 2015 08:36:25 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DT Caushaud Lyons, OG Chris Hubbard, CB Cortez Allen, DL Daniel McCullers, TE Jesse James, QB Landry Jones, LB Ryan Shazier inactive for Week 3.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 3

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 13:15:54 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 25, and have been ruled out for the Week 3 game against the St. Louis Rams. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. CB William Gay (non-injury) and DE Cameron Heyward (elbow) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 3

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:19:35 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 24. CB William Gay (non-injury) was a full participant. CB Cortez Allen (knee) and DE Cameron Heyward (elbow) were limited. DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 3

Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:44:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (non-injury), DT Daniel McCullers (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 23. CB Cortez Allen (knee) was a full participant.

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Steelers | Pittsburgh's Week 2 inactives

Sun, 20 Sep 2015 08:54:41 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DT Caushaud Lyons, OG Chris Hubbard, CB Cortez Allen, TE Jesse James, DE L.T. Walton, QB Landry Jones, WR Sammie Coates inactive for Week 2.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 2

Fri, 18 Sep 2015 14:09:04 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 18, and is listed as questionable for the Week 2 game against the San Francisco 49ers. SS Will Allen (concussion), CB Brandon Boykin (groin), QB Landry Jones (concussion), FS Mike Mitchell (hip), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and LB Sean Spence (knee) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 2

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:42:20 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Brandon Boykin (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 17. LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Cortez Allen (knee) were limited during practice, while SS Will Allen (concussion), QB Landry Jones (concussion), FS Mike Mitchell (hip) and LB Sean Spence (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 2

Wed, 16 Sep 2015 15:37:05 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 16. CB Brandon Boykin (groin) was limited. SS Will Allen (concussion), QB Landry Jones (concussion), FS Mike Mitchell (hip) and LB Sean Spence (hamstring) were full participants.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen in line to start

Sun, 19 Jul 2015 06:44:04 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen is the leading candidate for one of the starting cornerback jobs but could be pushed by CBs Senquez Golson and Doran Grant during training camp.

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Steelers | William Gay, Cortez Allen may start

Sun, 05 Apr 2015 06:49:16 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs William Gay and Cortez Allen are the leading candidates to be the starting cornerbacks for next season at this point.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen has knee scope

Tue, 06 Jan 2015 09:24:52 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) had a knee scope a couple weeks back, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones activated

Sat, 06 Dec 2014 13:59:16 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones (wrist) was activated from the Active/Reserve/Injured list Saturday, Dec. 6. CB Cortez Allen (thumb) was placed on Reserve/Injured.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13:21:24 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 14. LB James Harrison (knee) is listed as doubtful. DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) is listed as questionable, while CB Cortez Allen (thumb), CB Brice McCain (hamstring), SS Troy Polamalu (illness), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and CB Ike Taylor (shoulder) are listed as probable. Gilbert and Harrison did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 5, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:00:22 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (knee), S Troy Polamalu (illness) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 4. CBs Cortez Allen (thumb) and Brice McCain (hamstring), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and CB Ivan Taylor (shoulder) participated fully.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:51:34 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 3. CB Cortez Allen (thumb), CB Brice McCain (hamstring), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and CB Ike Taylor (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 30 Nov 2014 08:55:59 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared CB B.W. Webb, CB Cortez Allen, WR Justin Brown, QB Landry Jones, OT Marcus Gilbert, LB Ryan Shazier, DL Steve McLendon inactive for Week 13.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:39:51 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (thumb) and DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) have been ruled out for Week 13. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) are listed as questionable, while DT Brett Keisel (non-injury), S Troy Polamalu (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) are listed as probable. Gilbert and McLendon did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 28. Allen was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:43:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and CB Cortez Allen (thumb) were limited during practice, while DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:58:19 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 26. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) were limited during practice, while CB Cortez Allen (thumb), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Three questionable to play

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:37:57 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (ankle), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and CB Cortez Allen (thumb) are all questionable for the team's Week 13 game, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Week 11 injury report

Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14:49:46 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (thumb), DE Brett Keisel (personal), LB Arthur Moats (personal) and FS Ross Ventrone (hamstring) practiced Saturday, Nov. 15, and are probable for Week 11. DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), SS Troy Polamalu (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) are out for Week 11. Taylor and Thomas were limited in practice all week, while McLendon, Polamalu and Shazier missed practice all week.

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Steelers | Friday practice report

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:57:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 14. CB Cortez Allen (thumb), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) were limited during practice, while DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), LB Arthur Moats (non-injury) and SS Ross Ventrone (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen being benched

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:49:43 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen will be benched in favor of CB Brice McCain in Week 7 against the Houston Texans Monday night. It's the second time in as many years that Allen has been benched for poor play. "He's still basically a young player," defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau said. "He's at a difficult position. Sometimes, there are ups and downs out there. I have great confidence that he'll fight himself through this and be a very strong player."

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Steelers | Cortez Allen agrees to extension

Sat, 06 Sep 2014 17:18:11 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen has agreed to terms on a four-year extension worth $26 million.

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Steelers | Three candidates for extension

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:12:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert, CB Cortez Allen and PK Shaun Suisham could be candidates for contract extensions leading up to the regular season.

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Steelers | Top three CBs expected to stay the same

Sun, 25 May 2014 17:09:27 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs Ike Taylor, Cortez Allen and William Gay are expected to be the top three cornerbacks again this upcoming season.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen could receive extension

Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:03:44 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers may look to sign CB Cortez Allen to a contract extension this offseason, because he is entering the final year of his current contract.

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Steelers | Three defensive players listed as probable

Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:12:25 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (hamstring), DT Steve McLendon (hamstring) and CB Cortez Allen (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 27, and are listed as probable for Week 4.

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Steelers | Three practice in full

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:01:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle), DE Brett Keisel (hamstring) and DT Steve McLendon (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Steelers | Two take part in practice

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 13:36:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (hamstring) and CB Cortez Allen (ankle) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 25.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen will practice

Tue, 24 Sep 2013 09:13:51 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he expects CB Cortez Allen (ankle) to practice this week and is optimistic he will be available to play in the team's Week 4 game.

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Steelers | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 22 Sep 2013 16:20:14 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared C Cody Wallace, CB Cortez Allen, WR Derek Moye, CB Isaiah Green, QB Landry Jones, RB Le'Veon Bell, DL Loni Fangupo inactive for Week 3.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen ruled out

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 13:22:41 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 20, and has been ruled out for Week 3.

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