Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson is a Rugby League Writer for The Sydney Morning Herald

League

John Sutton puts reluctant leader days behind as he becomes sole captain

Glenn Jackson It's only a little letter, but when John Sutton was first approached by South Sydney coach Michael Maguire about putting a 'c' next to his name, he felt the responsibility was too great for him.

League

Sutton to miss 2 to 4 weeks with ankle injury

John Sutton.

Glenn Jackson South Sydney may be without five-eighth John Sutton for up to four weeks.

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Opportunity knocks for Rabbitohs' Keary

Luke Keary

Glenn Jackson South Sydney's fortunes in coming weeks might rest partly on a player who has made just five NRL appearances.

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Bellamy preparing for GI assault when Storm meet Souths

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy will prepare his squad to face its former Clive Churchill medallist, now South Sydney fullback Greg Inglis, on Friday night.

Melbourne do their homework for Inglis to come out firing

Inglis

Glenn Jackson Greg Inglis said he was confident of playing against Melbourne on Friday night, but the jury remained out on whether the Souths fullback's availability was a serious prospect or merely a chance to...

Rabbitohs ready to ride tide of support

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson South Sydney hope their finals push will be propelled by 100,000 supporters over their remaining three home matches of the NRL season.

NRL

South Sydney Rabbitohs beat Wests Tigers to hop to top of NRL ladder

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 30:  George Burgess of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round 25 NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Allianz Stadium on August 30, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson South Sydney are back at the top of the premiership ladder. And regardless of the result of Sydney Roosters' clash with Gold Coast on Sunday, they will have the chance to end the season there.

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Rabbitohs v Roosters: the five key contests

Adam Reynolds

Glenn Jackson Souths and Sydney Roosters boast two of the best performing halves combinations in the NRL this year.

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League

Sutton not troubled by Rabbitohs' poor record

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 26: John Sutton of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round seven NRL match between the Manly Sea Eagles and the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Brookvale Oval on April 26, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson South Sydney five-eighth John Sutton concedes it is ''sort of like a hoodoo'' but he is also adamant the Rabbitohs' poor record against Melbourne before the second qualifying final on Friday between...

Rugby league

Inglis, Slater key to big clash

Billy Slater.

Glenn Jackson Inglis has the power to run over Sonny Bill Williams, Slater has the speed to go around him.

League

This final four is a dream coming true for promoters

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson The NRL faces a scenario where it hardly matters who loses; they still win. Whichever way they look from here on in, they will be blessed with promotional dreams on both the penultimate weekend and...

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Rugby league

Bunny flop: Freakish Manly turn on show to skin the Rabbits

George Rose

Glenn Jackson Manly love the role of the villain. And so the club which thrives on being despised have ruined the celebrations of South Sydney.

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League

Stewart deserves to play in grand final, says Burgess

Sam Burgess

Glenn Jackson, Adrian Proszenko Manly back-rower Glenn Stewart has an important backer in his corner as he looks to be cleared for next Sunday's grand final - the player who was felled by him, South Sydney's Sam Burgess.

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Madge of honour shines brightly

Glenn Jackson IT WAS South Sydney's sliding doors moment. Last year, after missing out on the signature of Wayne Bennett, the Rabbitohs signed Michael Maguire to turn the club around.

Auld Lang Syne: ex-coach won't bask in reflected glory

John Lang

Glenn Jackson YOU phone John Lang, and expect him to at least want some credit for South Sydney's appearance in more than four decades. But he won't. And that's to his credit.

Bulldogs end Rabbitohs' fairytale run with big win

South Sydney rabbitohs vs Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium SydneyKrisnan Inu try rabbitohsPhotography Brendan Espositosmh,22 September,2012

Glenn Jackson THE HOLLYWOOD story of the season found itself a predictable finish. The Canterbury Bulldogs, the minor premier and heavy favourite, extinguished the South Sydney fairytale with a ruthless...

Relentless Dogs kill fairytale

Glenn Jackson The Hollywood story of the season found itself a rather predictable finish. Canterbury, the minor premiers and heavy favourites, extinguished the South Sydney fairytale with a ruthless performance -...

League

Bennett stands up for fixture, despite spate of withdrawals

Jamal Idris

Adrian Proszenko, Glenn Jackson Wayne Bennett has defended the players against suggestions they don't take the City-Country fixture seriously, claiming the spate of withdrawals is due to the rigours of an increasingly onerous NRL...

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Rabbitohs win fiery Brookvale encounter

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson The battle of Brookvale II? Or, to put it another way, the match of the season so far, as South Sydney's premiership credentials were given the sternest test.

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Inglis a Rabbit caught in the head-spins: Maguire

NRL. Manly vs South Sydney.

Glenn Jackson South Sydney coach Michael Maguire has expressed concerns over the targeting of Greg Inglis, which resulted in his star fullback being the victim of three dangerous throws by Manly on Friday night at...

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