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Pittsburgh Steelers’ Cornerback Cortez Allen Reaches 2013 League Incentives
January 18th, 2014 at 4:37 PM
Every season some players across the NFL reach league mandated  incentives based on a combination of playing time and draft positioning. This season the Pittsburgh Steelers watched one of their young defenders reach those points.***PHOTO1*** While cornerback Cortez Allen did not have the season many had expected once the team...

Cortez Allen and Jason Worilds to Open Pittsburgh Steelers’ Training Camp as Starters
July 24th, 2013 at 9:34 PM
Training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers begins in two days and players and coaches are gearing up for the process. With all of the draft choices in the fold, the front office and coaches can focus on rebounding from the disappointing 8-8 season in 2012.***PHOTO1***While there are many question marks...

Cortez Allen Poised for a Breakout Season Opposite Ike Taylor in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Secondary
June 24th, 2013 at 10:43 PM
Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense saw former cornerback Keenan Lewis (New Orleans Saints) have a breakout season for their secondary.  This season, many expect Cortez Allen to have that same type of year opposite Ike Taylor.***PHOTO1***Last year, Allen seemed poised to break into the starting line-up during training camp...

Ike Taylor Hosts the 10th Annual Face Me Ike Football Camp
June 23rd, 2013 at 10:18 PM
Ike Taylor is the Pittsburgh Steelers top cornerback and one of the most underrated in the league. While this physical shutdown corner gets overlooked by the masses because of his lack of interceptions, there is no mistaking his importance to the Steelers defense.***PHOTO1***Taylor also is well aware of his position...

Pittsburgh Steelers Lose Keenan Lewis, Ryan Mundy; New England Hosts Restricted Free Agent Emmanuel Sanders
March 15th, 2013 at 11:19 PM
As the end of the first week of NFL free Agency ends, it has been a busy week for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Unfortunately, it appears that the end of the week has seen even more of an exodus that the beginning stages of the week.***PHOTO1***Thursday, the Steelers lost two more...

Pittsburgh Steelers Come to Terms with Cornerback William Gay on a Three-Year Contract
March 4th, 2013 at 5:36 PM
As Steelers 101 mentioned in an article Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers and cornerback William Gay have been reunited. The two sides met on Monday and the team announced that they indeed signed the veteran to a three-year contract (terms still undisclosed).***PHOTO1***According to multiple sources on twitter, this move will...

Pittsburgh Steelers to Meet with Cornerback William Gay About a Possible Return
March 3rd, 2013 at 10:18 PM
Last week the Arizona Cardinals cleared some salary cap room by releasing former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay. Sunday, it appears that Gays’ search for a new team may be a short one.***PHOTO1***Reports on twitter and other sources have Gay and the Steelers meeting to discuss a potential return to...

NFL Draft 2013 – Cornerback Prospect Xavier Rhodes – Florida State
February 18th, 2013 at 10:53 PM
One of the biggest questions for the Pittsburgh Steelers is their secondary, and what they will do with free agent cornerback Keenan Lewis. The team would love to re-sign him long-term. Unfortunately, they lack the salary cap room to get into a bidding war for his services.***PHOTO1***This year, there is...

Pittsburgh Steelers Number One Offseason Priority Should Be Cornerback Keenan Lewis
January 4th, 2013 at 10:17 PM
When the Pittsburgh Steelers have a disappointing season, there are always differing opinions on the cause. Was it the offense? Was it the defense? All great questions that fans continually ask, while complimenting them with what can be done to get the team back on top.***PHOTO1***In looking back at 2012,...

Cincinnati Bengals Clinch a Playoff Spot After Defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers 13-10
December 24th, 2012 at 12:44 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their playoff chances disappear after dropping this critical AFC North match-up to the Cincinnati Bengals. The young Bengals team took advantage of two Ben Roethlisberger interceptions and pulled out a 13-10 victory.***PHOTO1***This emotional and physical match-up saw a defense step up and tally the first score...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back This Week Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 22nd, 2012 at 8:43 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off two disappointing losses against the San Diego Chargers and Dallas Cowboys. Now, they must bring all hands on deck, in this must-win match-up against their division rival Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***The Steelers have failed to get their rushing attack in gear this past two weeks, managing...

Pittsburgh Steelers Receive Some Good News at the Cornerback Position
December 21st, 2012 at 10:59 PM
As many fans head off into their holiday break from work, the Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing to fight for their playoff lives. Their first must-win game comes Sunday in their critical AFC North match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***Of course, this game is sort of déjà vu for the Steelers who...

Pittsburgh Steelers Still Have Questions in the Secondary as They Prepare for the Cincinnati Bengals
December 20th, 2012 at 9:45 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing for the biggest game of their season against the Cincinnati Bengals. For all intensive purposes, their playoffs start this week and sadly, they are still not 100 percent healthy.***PHOTO1***With cornerback Ike Taylor out, the Steelers hope to have both Keenan Lewis and Cortez Allen back...

Pittsburgh Steelers Will Not Have Ike Taylor Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 18th, 2012 at 10:17 PM
There is no question that the lack of depth at cornerback has hurt the Pittsburgh Steelers in these past two contests, especially against the Dallas Cowboys where the finished the game with only two healthy cornerbacks available. While there is hope that they will be in better shape this week...

Pittsburgh Steelers Could Be Without Cornerback Ike Taylor for an Extended Period
December 4th, 2012 at 7:51 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to stand up and deliver a victory against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, keeping them alive for a playoff spot as they await the return of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. That return could happen this week against the San Diego Chargers.***PHOTO1***However, during the physical Ravens game,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Cleveland Browns in AFC North Action
November 24th, 2012 at 9:15 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers head north to face the Cleveland Browns, the team knows it will be in for a fight. More importantly, the team realizes that they need a victory to keep their path to the playoffs alive as they continue to be without a handful of starters.***PHOTO1***With both...

Pittsburgh Steelers Secure an Important AFC North Victory by Defeating the Cincinnati Bengals 24-17
October 22nd, 2012 at 12:02 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers went into Sunday night without a road victory since 2011. That all changed against Cincinnati Bengals as the returned to Steelers football on their way to a 24-17 victory in a must-win AFC North game.***PHOTO1***To secure the victory, the Steelers (3-3) returned to their smashmouth ways. Running...

Pittsburgh Steelers Continue Training Camp, Sign Wide Receiver Paul Cox
July 31st, 2012 at 11:10 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers returned to the practice field today and seemed to open the playbook some with more passing drills visible throughout the afternoon. More importantly, the team also made some progress on the injury front, where cornerback Keenan Lewis returned to action and tight end Heath Miller inched closer...

Pittsburgh Steelers Cornerback Keenan Lewis Injured During Day Four of Training Camp
July 29th, 2012 at 10:42 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers finished off their first set of practices today with what is being called a competitive and spirited practice at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe focusing offensively on the short passing and running games. These two elements of the offense have been a hot topic since new offensive...

Breaking Down the Defensive Backfield for the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
June 1st, 2012 at 10:47 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers ended another week of OTA sessions, which means that fans are one week closer to the start of training camp and the regular season. While, it is virtually impossible to make heads or tails of defensive progress due to the lack of hitting, it is always fun...