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CORTEZ ALLEN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Carnell Lake Has A Full Plate Heading Into 2015

How is Cortez Allen going to bounce back after a horrendous 2014 season? How much playing time will rookies Senquez Golson and Doran Grant receive? Who replaces Troy Polamalu at safety? These are only a few of the mysteries heading into the 2015 season as the Steelers’ secondary looks to rebound, led by defensive backs coach, Carnell Lake. An obvious Achilles’ […] Carnell...
Via Steelers Depot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Post-Draft Power Rankings: How Good is the Steelers Defense?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is now in the past.  Teams are finished assembling their 90-man rosters. Also, teams are beginning to get to work and are getting primed for serious offseason programs. As the draft has now concluded and NFL teams are now moving to a period of actual season preparation, we at TopSportsReport thought it’d be a good time to evaluate...
Via TopSportsReport
5 days ago  |  Discuss

What’s Facing the Steelers’ Cortez Allen as 2015 Season Approaches

I was listening to Steelers Nation Radio Friday morning with Adam Crowley and Dale Lolley as they opened the rookie mini-camp in Pittsburgh. The discussion was on cornerbacks and as a great deal of the conversation was on current Steelers’ corner Cortez Allen. For every Steelers fan that tells you Allen is better off being called “toast” there’s one who believes he will bounce...
Via Steel City Blitz
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Carnell Lake Expects CB Cortez Allen To Bounce Back From Injuries, Poor Play Last Season

2014 wasn’t a great year for Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen as the former fourth-round draft pick played poorly after signing a new long-term contract just prior to the start of the season. Not only did Allen not play well, he also wasn’t able to finish the season due to injuries that plagued him most […] Carnell Lake Expects CB Cortez Allen To Bounce Back From...
Via Steelers Depot
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Decision With Cortez Allen is More Than Just Money

If Steelers’ beleaguered cornerback Cortez Allen is still on the roster as of June 1st, he receives a $3 million roster bonus. Will the team want to pay him that much for being a likely back-up and special teams player? If they cut him prior to June 1st, they can save some money. His dead money would be less than $2 million this year and would be just over $4 million in 2016. With...
Via Steel City Blitz
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Cortez Allen’s Nightmare Season Reached New Levels Against Colts

To say that Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen had a bad game Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts would a huge understatement. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to recall a game played so poorly by a Steelers cornerback. Allen, who signed a four year contract extension worth $24.6 million just prior to the start of the […] Cortez Allen’s Nightmare Season Reached...
Via Steelers Depot
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Did the Steelers Waste $26 Million on Cortez Allen?

Cortez Allen will be an awfully expensive nickel back Monday night when the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Houston Texans at Heinz Field. The Steelers agreed to pay Allen 520 million nickels, or $26 million, over the next five years. But because of his lackluster performance this season, Allen has lost his starting job to Brice McCain. Pro Football Focus ranks Allen dead last among...
Via SteelerAddicts
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers CB Cortez Allen Looking To Improve Tackling, Eyes In 2014

Big things are expected in 2014 out of Pittsburgh Steelers fourth-year cornerback Cortez Allen. Allen, who is expected to start the season opposite Ike Taylor this season, talked recently about the progress he’s made over the course of the offseason practices. “I feel a lot more comfortable, being on the outside in the starting position,” […] Steelers CB Cortez Allen Looking...
Via Steelers Depot
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Cortez Allen being mirrored at The Citadel - Brandon McCladdie NFL Draft Scouting Report

NFL Scouting Report The Citadel Bulldogs Brandon McCladdie Brandon McCladdie earned starting role at cornerback last season ... selected as a team captain for the 2012 season, and has built on that progression in his game. In 2013, McCladdie accepted his invitation to play in the Medal of Honor Bowl a collection of some of the top seniors in the nation. There's already one Citadel...
Via College2Pro.com
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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