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Cortez Allen

Pittsburgh Steelers
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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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Steelers | Cortez Allen does not practice

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:27:14 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Steelers | Two miss practice

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:00:24 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) and DE Brett Keisel (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Steelers | Week 2 Inactives

Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:14:42 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared C Cody Wallace, CB Cortez Allen, CB Curtis Brown, TE Heath Miller, QB Landry Jones, RB Le'Veon Bell, PK Shayne Graham inactive for Week 2.

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Steelers | Three ruled out

Sat, 14 Sep 2013 16:05:13 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell (foot), TE Heath Miller (knee) and CB Cortez Allen (ankle) have been ruled out for Week 2. Miller was limited during practice Saturday, Sept. 14, while the other two missed practice.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen misses practice

Fri, 13 Sep 2013 11:05:29 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) did not practice Friday, Sept. 13.

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Steelers | Two CBs sit out practice

Thu, 12 Sep 2013 15:04:57 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) and CB Curtis Brown (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 12.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen injury update

Tue, 10 Sep 2013 09:18:43 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) will not practice early in the week, but the team will monitor his status, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen takes part in drills

Fri, 16 Aug 2013 16:53:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) participated in coverage drills without pads during practice Friday, Aug. 16, for the first time since undergoing knee surgery. He also ran sprints and checked his mobility.

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Steelers | William Gay likely to take starting role

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:01:55 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay will likely take over the starting spot with CB Cortez Allen (knee) out after undergoing "minor surgery" on his right knee. Head coach Mike Tomlin expects that Allen will be back on the field in a couple of weeks.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen has minor surgery

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:25:45 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) underwent minor knee surgery Friday, Aug. 2, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | More on Cortez Allen

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 22:58:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Monday, July 29, that the injury to CB Cortez Allen (knee) is just "discomfort."

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Steelers | Cortez Allen sitting

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 12:23:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (knee) is not participating in practice Monday, July 29, because of a knee injury.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds, Cortez Allen to work with starters

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 12:53:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said LB Jason Worilds and CB Cortez Allen will work with the first-team defense when training camp begins.

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Steelers | New faces on defense

Sun, 19 May 2013 18:34:14 -0700

When organized team activities (OTAs) open Tuesday, May 21, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have at least three new faces among the starters. LB Jason Worilds is in for the departed James Harrison (Bengals) at outside lineback, NT Steve McLendon is in for free-agent Casey Hampton at nose tackle, and CB Cortez Allen takes over for CB Keenan Lewis (Saints) at cornerback.

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Steelers | Think Cortez Allen is ready

Mon, 11 Mar 2013 23:00:06 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers feel CB Cortez Allen is ready to be a starter, which is why they are willing to let impending free-agent CB Keenan Lewis walk when the market opens Tuesday, March 12.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen could start in 2013

Fri, 08 Feb 2013 13:28:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen could start at cornerback next season if the team is not able to re-sign impending free-agent CB Keenan Lewis this offseason.

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Steelers | Nine probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 11:57:40 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (groin), CB Curtis Brown (knee), LB James Harrison (illness), DE Cam Heyward (non-injury), CB Keenan Lewis (hip), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), C Maurkice Pouncey (illness), WR Emmanuel Sanders (rib) and DE Al Woods (illness) are probable for Week 16. Allen, Heyward, Polamalu, Sanders and Woods practiced in full Friday, Dec. 21, while the others were limited.

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Steelers | Four players practice

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:23:33 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders (rib), DE Cam Heyward (non-injury), DE Al Woods (illness) and CB Cortez Allen (groin) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen practices

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 13:05:11 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (groin) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Steelers | Ike Taylor to sit out again

Tue, 18 Dec 2012 11:05:02 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ike Taylor (ankle) will miss his third straight game in Week 16. CB Keenan Lewis (hip) is expected to play against the Cincinnati Bengals, although he'll be limited in practice early in the week. CB Cortez Allen (groin) is also expected to return to practice this week after missing Week 15.

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Steelers | Josh Victorian was challenged

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 15:03:43 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Josh Victorian was challenged by Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo in Week 15. Victorian started in place of CB Cortez Allen (groin), who had been replacing CB Ike Taylor (ankle). WR Miles Austin was targeted 10 times and made six of his seven catches with Victorian covering him.

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Steelers | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 16 Dec 2012 12:02:30 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Al Woods, QB Byron Leftwich, CB Cortez Allen, CB Ike Taylor, OT Mike X. Adams, WR Plaxico Burress, OG Willie Colon inactive for Week 15.

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Steelers | One doubtful

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 11:11:32 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (groin) didn't practice Friday, Dec. 14, and is doubtful for Week 15.

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Steelers | Six players sit out practice

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:17:08 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OG Willie Colon (knee), OT Mike X. Adams (ankle), LB James Harrison (illness), CB Cortez Allen (groin), CB Ike Taylor (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Steelers | Eight miss practice

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:26:53 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Mike X. Adams (ankle), CB Cortez Allen (groin), OT Willie Colon (knee), LB James Harrison (illness), CB Keenan Lewis (hip), S Troy Polamalu (non-injury), WR Emmanuel Sanders (shoulder) and CB Ike Taylor (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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Steelers | Two CBs nursing injuries

Tue, 11 Dec 2012 12:06:39 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs Keenan Lewis (hip) and Cortez Allen (hip) are nursing injuries.

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Steelers | Secondary suffers minus Ike Taylor

Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:25:25 -0800

Without Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ike Taylor (ankle) in Week 14, the San Diego Chargers took advantage and targeted CB Curtis Brown in the secondary. Brown entered the game in the team's sub-package defenses. He gave up four first-down catches in his 26 snaps played, and he was targeted six times and allowed six grabs for 84 yards and a touchdown. Brown was later benched for CB Josh Victorian, who also surrendered a touchdown. CB Cortez Allen also struggled while moving to the slot in the nickel, and he was targeted seven times, giving up six catches for 46 yards, including three third-down conversions.

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Steelers | Ike Taylor has fracture

Tue, 04 Dec 2012 10:28:54 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Ike Taylor (leg) will miss at least two games and possibly more after suffering a hairline fracture in his lower right leg in Week 13. Taylor will be replaced by CB Cortez Allen, who gave up two long passes in the team's win against the Baltimore Ravens.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen continues to improve

Tue, 04 Sep 2012 21:18:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday, Sept. 4, that CB Cortez Allen continues to improve, and he still has growth to get better.

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Steelers | Keenan Lewis appears to have edge for CB job

Sun, 10 Jun 2012 10:46:12 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Keenan Lewis appears to be the frontrunner for the starting cornerback job opposite CB Ike Taylor. Lewis will be competing with CBs Curtis Brown and Cortez Allen during training camp.

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Steelers | Three CBs expected to compete for starting job

Sun, 01 Apr 2012 14:01:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CBs Keenan Lewis, Cortez Allen and Curtis Brown are expected to candidates for the starting cornerback job opposite CB Ike Taylor.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen could get bigger role

Sat, 14 Jan 2012 13:36:23 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen could receive a bigger role in the defense next season and could compete for starting spot.

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Steelers | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 08 Jan 2012 12:15:33 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Al Woods, CB Cortez Allen, OT Jamon Meredith, C Maurkice Pouncey, RB Mewelde Moore, LB Mortty Ivy, FS Ryan Clark inactive for Week 18.

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Steelers | Two players ruled out

Fri, 06 Jan 2012 11:55:25 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Mewelde Moore (knee) and CB Cortez Allen (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 6, and have been ruled out for the Wild Card playoff game.

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Steelers | Six miss practice

Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:43:47 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DB Cortez Allen (shoulder), LB James Harrison (toe), DL Brett Keisel (groin), RB Mewelde Moore (knee), SS Troy Polamalu (calf) and C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 5.

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Steelers | Five miss practice

Wed, 04 Jan 2012 13:46:07 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DB Cortez Allen (shoulder), LB James Harrison (toe), DL Brett Keisel (groin), RB Mewelde Moore (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 4.

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Steelers | Cortez Allen injures right shoulder

Sun, 01 Jan 2012 19:52:17 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (shoulder) suffered a right shoulder injury in the Week 17 game against the Cleveland Browns.

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Steelers | Two expected to play

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:21:24 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen (ankle) and FS Ryan Clark (quadriceps) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 14. Both are listed as probable for Week 6 and are expected to play.

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Steelers | Two defensive players limited

Thu, 13 Oct 2011 12:48:57 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (quadriceps) and CB Cortez Allen (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 13.

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Steelers | Two limited

Wed, 12 Oct 2011 12:53:10 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DB Cortez Allen (ankle) and FS Ryan Clark (quadriceps) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 12.

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Steelers | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 09 Oct 2011 08:37:33 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Aaron Smith, DL Casey Hampton, OG Chris Kemoeatu, CB Cortez Allen, LB James Harrison, LB Jason Worilds, RB Mewelde Moore inactive for Week 5.

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