Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

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

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SBW content NRL is in safe hands with or without him

Glenn Jackson Sonny Bill Williams will decide whether he will attempt to win a second premiership with the Roosters in coming weeks.

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Chooks left crowing after heroic comeback for the ages

Sydney Roosters.

Glenn Jackson An extraordinary comeback from an extraordinary team. Sydney Roosters, armed with the brilliance of Sonny Bill Williams and James Maloney, have their first premiership since 2002.

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SBW backs half-time apology with actions

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson Sonny Bill Williams told his teammates at half-time that he would turn his performance around. True to his word, he did so, producing two of the key plays in the Roosters' comeback victory over Manly...

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Clubs restack from backs to their packs

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson PREMIERSHIP teams are bred not bought, or so the saying went the last time Sydney Roosters went on such a spree.

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Machine-like Manly taste blood as Knights self-destruct

Jamie Lyon

Glenn Jackson Back where they belong, at Brookvale Oval and under siege, Manly are back where they will believe they belong; near the top of the table as one of the premiership pacesetters.

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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Lui's cousin sent out bet tweet: Cowboys

Robert Lui

Brad Walter and Glenn Jackson Robert Lui’s cousin has been revealed as the man responsible for tweeting about betting on the North Queensland match from the halfback’s Twitter account on Saturday night.

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Tricolours show true colours to surge into calculations

James Maloney

Glenn Jackson Let it now be official. Sydney Roosters have a serious scalp. Having won on Monday night against Manly under trying circumstances - at Brookvale Oval, and without a player for the final 11 minutes -...

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Pre-emptive strike: Allgood issues defence

Mitchell Allgood

Glenn Jackson Parramatta prop Mitchell Allgood has told Eels coach Ricky Stuart that he punched Manly centre Steve Matai during a violent end to Monday night's contest because he felt he was about to be struck...

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It's not Allgood for Eels with prop marched for jab in loss

Mitchell Allgood

Glenn Jackson A match that was going through the motions almost ended up in the car park.

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Matai will seek revenge on Eels prop: Foran

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson Manly five-eighth Kieran Foran has no doubt centre Steve Matai will be looking for ''revenge'' on Parramatta forward Mitchell Allgood should they meet again in round 21.

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Toovey focuses on result, not Manly's slide

TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 15:  Sea Eagles coach Geoff Toovey looks on during the post match press conference during the round 18 NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Manly Sea Eagles at 1300SMILES Stadium on July 15, 2013 in Townsville, Australia.  (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson The addition to the wins column meant more to Manly coach Geoff Toovey than how the Sea Eagles went about securing their victory - allowing Gold Coast to scramble back into the contest having led...

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From trying times to try time, Stewart shines

Brett Stewart

Glenn Jackson It is not every day you get to surpass an Immortal. But Manly fullback Brett Stewart, in passing Bob Fulton as Manly's second all-time highest try-scorer, has done so.

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Taufua tackle under microscope as committee reflects on Toovey's tirade

Glenn Jackson Manly coach Geoff Toovey's war on officialdom could intensify as the NRL match review committee is set to scrutinise a tackle by Sea Eagles winger Jorge Taufua on South Sydney hooker Issac Luke.

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Depleted Sea Eagles see off late Raiders rally

David Williams

Glenn Jackson Andrew Dunemann’s first outing as a head coach was largely a disappointing one; Canberra were simply outclassed by a better side.

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Don't sleep on Napa: Roosters' hitman is taking scalps and turning heads

Dylan Napa

Glenn Jackson What do you get when you cross Paul Gallen, James Graham and Sam Burgess?

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Sea Eagles ready for physical examination

Anthony Watmough

Glenn Jackson and Michael Chammas Manly coach Geoff Toovey is expecting Friday night's elimination semi-final against Cronulla to be every bit as physical as the Sea Eagles' brutal clash with Sydney Roosters.

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Skipper shrugs off suggestions it's last chance time for Manly

Jamie Lyon

Glenn Jackson South Sydney have not won a premiership since 1971, but try telling their opponents on Friday night that the Rabbitohs will be more desperate to win than they are.

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The numbers don't lie: Lyon is without peer at the heart of the game

Jamie Lyon

Glenn Jackson He has not played a representative match since 2010, but there appears to be less doubt than there ever has been that Manly's Jamie Lyon is the best centre in the NRL.

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