Michael Chammas Jarryd Hayne is adamant he won't be at Canterbury next season, but the Eels fullback believes Parramatta need to take a leaf out of the Brian Smith era to once again taste success.
Michael Chammas Fullback believes Parramatta need to take a leaf out of the Brian Smith era.
Michael Chammas If you want a gauge of how remarkable Trent Robinson's debut season as Sydney Roosters coach has been, nothing reflects it better than star recruit James Maloney's reaction to his signing.
Michael Chammas With the NRL bearing down on the business end of the season, Michael Chammas celebrates a different side of rugby league.
Michael Chammas Michael Chammas brings you the NRL teams for round 18 as they are announced.
Michael Chammas FRESH after signing a four-year contract extension with the Sydney Roosters, Mitchell Pearce has declared his intention to one day take over from Anthony Minichiello as club captain.
Michael Chammas Last year it was Adam Reynolds, Konrad Hurrell and Josh Jackson who headlined a long list of rookies to take the NRL by storm.
Michael Chammas PARRAMATTA coach Ricky Stuart is contemplating naming co-captains at the club for the first time in 14 years because of a lack of experienced leaders on his playing roster.
Michael Chammas HE parks in the same car spot and sits at the same desk he did when his beloved Roosters were the powerhouse of the NRL.
Michael Chammas and Greg Prichard The Roosters have sacked coach Brian Smith.
Michael Chammas What happened to the football team that pushed the competition frontrunners deep into golden-point extra-time 10 days ago?
MICHAEL CHAMMAS Anthony Minichiello walked into the sheds before his 250th NRL appearance yesterday to a wall posted full of messages of appreciation for his services to the Roosters over 13 seasons.
Michael Chammas Anthony Minichiello walked into the sheds before his 250th NRL appearance yesterday to a wall posted full of messages of appreciation for his services to the Roosters over 13 seasons.
Michael Chammas WHEN coach Brian Smith could not sleep during his time at Parramatta, he would often stay up late watching footage of Nathan Hindmarsh.
Michael Chammas A year ago, Ivan Cleary was preparing the New Zealand Warriors for a shot at the premiership. Today, he will wake up with the task of helping his Panthers avoid the wooden spoon.
Michael Chammas ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA coach Steve Price won't have a lot to argue about when he approaches referees boss Bill Harrigan about the contentious try awarded to Mitchell Pearce that sunk the Dragons last...
Tedesco sorcery set to spice up Tigers for Chooks trial but rookie will go back in bottle for round one
Michael Chammas TIGERS coach Tim Sheens has again named rookie James Tedesco at fullback for Saturday night's trial against the Roosters, but it's unlikely the 19-year-old will hold his position for round one.
Michael Chammas AFTER a season characterised by off-field scandal and the departure of Todd Carney and Nate Myles, the Sydney Roosters are finally enjoying life out of the spotlight.
Michael Chammas AT THIS time last year, a posse of no-name rookies were preparing to turn the NRL into their own backyard of dreams.
Michael Chammas ANTHONY MITCHELL was instrumental in bringing best friend Daniel Mortimer to the Sydney Roosters, but it's likely to come at a price, with Mortimer poised to steal his bench spot for round one.