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List of Cornerbacks on the Pittsburgh Steelers

Updated June 14, 2019 12.7k views19 items

A list of cornerbacks who have played for the Pittsburgh Steelers This list of famous cornerbacks is listed by popularity, so the most prominent cornerbacks are at the top of the list. If you're a hardcore fan, then you'll most likely recognize all of these popular Pittsburgh Steelers cornerbacks, but casual fans can use this list to brush up on the team's history. They haven't always been an NFL powerhouse, but when they had successful seasons they couldn't have done it without their star cornerbacks.

Ike Taylor, Bryant McFadden, and many others are included on this list along with many more.

This list answers the question, "Which cornerbacks have played for the Pittsburgh Steelers?" After you are finished, check out this list of defensive ends who have played for the Philadelphia Eagles.

  • Ike Taylor1

    Ike Taylor


    BirthplaceGretna, Louisiana


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers, Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns football

    Ivan "Ike" Taylor (born May 5, 1980) is a former American football cornerback. He was drafted...  more
  • Tyrone Carter2

    Tyrone Carter

    Cornerback, Safety

    BirthplaceFort Lauderdale, Florida


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers

    Tyrone M. Carter (born March 31, 1976) is a retired American football defensive back who...  more
  • Bryant McFadden3

    Bryant McFadden

    Cornerback, Safety

    BirthplaceHollywood, Florida


    TeamsArizona Cardinals

    Bryant McFadden (born November 21, 1981) is a former American football cornerback. He played...  more
  • Allen Rossum4

    Allen Rossum

    Cornerback, Return specialist

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas


    TeamsSan Francisco 49ers

    Allen Bonshaca Lamont Rossum (born October 22, 1975) is a former American football cornerback...  more

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  • Grant Mason5

    Grant Mason

    Cornerback, Safety

    BirthplacePontiac, Michigan


    Grant Mason (born August 18, 1983) is a former American football cornerback. He was signed by...  more
  • Deshea Townsend6

    Deshea Townsend


    BirthplaceBatesville, Mississippi


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers

    Trevor Deshea Townsend (born September 8, 1975) is a former cornerback in the National...  more
  • Anthony Madison7

    Anthony Madison


    BirthplaceThomasville, Alabama


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers

    Anthony David Madison (born October 8, 1981) is a former American football defensive back. He...  more
  • Joe Haden8

    Joe Haden

    Cornerback, Defensive back

    BirthplaceFort Washington, Maryland


    TeamsFlorida Gators football, Cleveland Browns

    Joseph Walter Haden III (born April 14, 1989) is an American football cornerback for the...  more

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  • William Gay9

    William Gay


    BirthplaceTallahassee, Florida


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers, Arizona Cardinals

    William Gay (born January 1, 1985) is a former American football cornerback. He was drafted by...  more
  • 10

    Cortez Allen


    BirthplaceSan Diego, California


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers

    Cortez Lequon Allen (born October 29, 1988) is a former American football cornerback. Allen...  more
  • Carnell Lake11

    Carnell Lake

    Cornerback, Safety

    BirthplaceSalt Lake City, Utah


    Carnell Augustino Lake (born July 15, 1967) is a former professional American football player...  more
  • Donnie Shell12

    Donnie Shell


    BirthplaceWhitmire, South Carolina


    Donnie Shell (born August 26, 1952) is a former American Football strong safety for the...  more


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  • Darren Perry13

    Darren Perry


    BirthplaceChesapeake, Virginia


    Darren Perry (born December 29, 1968) is a National Football League assistant coach and former...  more
  • 14

    Glen Edwards


    BirthplaceSt. Petersburg, Florida


    Glen Edwards (born July 31, 1947) is an American former professional football player who was a...  more
  • Mike Wagner15

    BirthplaceWaukegan, Illinois


    Michael Robert Wagner (born June 22, 1949) is a former professional football player, a safety...  more
  • Mel Blount16

    Mel Blount

    Cornerback, Defensive back

    BirthplaceVidalia, Georgia


    TeamsPittsburgh Steelers, Southern Jaguars football

    Melvin Cornell Blount (born April 10, 1948) is a former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback,...  more

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  • Rod Woodson17
    Roderick Kevin Woodson (born March 10, 1965) is a former American football player who played...  more

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  • Keenan Lewis18

    Keenan Lewis


    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana


    TeamsNew Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers

    Keenan Girod Lewis (born May 17, 1986) is an American football cornerback who is currently a...  more
  • Brice McCain19

    Brice McCain


    BirthplaceDallas, Texas


    TeamsHouston Texans

    Brice Antwion McCain (born December 10, 1986) is a former American football cornerback. He was...  more