South Sydney Rabbitohs

Roosters rout Rabbitohs to finish top

Michael Carayannis 11:15 PM   Sydney Roosters claim third consecutive minor premiership with a five try romp against South Sydney.

Maguire says his Rabbitohs found its "spirit" despite heavy loss

Three in a row: The Roosters pose with the J.J. Giltinan Shield.

Michael Carayannis 11:12 PM   South Sydney coach Michael Maguire says his club found its "spirit" in the second half despite their 30-0 thumping loss to the Sydney Roosters.

Pickers prove there's more to life than football

Family ties: Joe Picker shears one of hundreds of sheep on the family farm.

Jon Tuxworth 10:00 PM   Just south of the tiny town of Bigga is a rustic shearing shed where Joe Picker would prefer to be each September than playing in the NRL finals. 

Statistics show how much Souths miss Burgess

Missed: Rabbitohs enforcer Sam Burgess is chaired off the field by his brothers George and Thomas after the 2015 grand final win over Canterbury.

Brad Walter   Souths forwards are performing similar to last season but no one has filled the void left by Sam Burgess.

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Q and A: James Maloney

Roosters five-eighth James Maloney is heading to the Sharks next year.

Andrew Webster   We speak to the Roosters five-eighth ahead of the big local derby against the Bunnies at Allianz Stadium.

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Turner playing with Tate-style neck brace

Kytle Turner

Brad Walter   Kyle Turner admits his parents were "nervous wrecks" after his most recent neck injury but support his decision to keep playing.

Maguire insists he is staying at Souths

Staying put: Souths coach Michael Maguire has reassured players he has no intention of leaving to join the Knights.

Brad Walter   Michael Maguire has reassured Souths players and supporters he won't be moving to Newcastle

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Souths to make late call on Inglis

Sad sight for Rabbitohs fans: Greg Inglis struggling wth a knee injury during his side's loss to Canterbury.

Tom Decent   The South Sydney Rabbitohs will make a decision on injured star Greg Inglis later in the week as he continues to recover from knee surgery.

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Burgess hopes to see brother back in the NRL after World Cup

Hoping: George Burgess thinks brother Sam will likely return to rugby league.

Brad Walter   South Sydney prop George Burgess is immensely proud of brother Sam's achievement in making the England squad for the coming Rugby World Cup but still hopes to see him back in the NRL.

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Michael Maguire should coach Newcastle. You know it makes sense.

Andrew Webster headshot dinkus

Andrew Webster   It's time for the Souths coach to start somewhere new - and the Knights are crying out for a disciplinarian to rid them of their 'soft touch' tag.

Sharks may be forced to play home final at ANZ Stadium

Finals bound: Sharks players celebrate a try by Michael Ennis during the round 25 win over the Parramatta Eels at Pirtek Stadium.

Brad Walter   Cronulla's reward for securing a home final could be a match at ANZ Stadium against Canterbury or Souths, who each use the Olympic venue as their base.

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Bulldogs confirm Hodkinson's season is over

No more football: Trent Hodkinson will miss the remainder of the season after injuring his wrist against Newcastle.

Brad Walter   Josh Reynolds and Greg Inglis are set to make timely returns for their injury hit teams.

Rabbitohs launch rugby league first HSC program

Mentor: Souths Cares ambassadors including Nathan Merritt may also act as mentors for rugby league's first HSC program.

Michael Carayannis   South Sydney have developed a rugby league club's first High School Certificate program to launch next year.

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Rabbitohs' Walker happy with fullback spot despite tough debut

Hoping for more: Dylan Walker isn't against the idea of playing at fullback again for the Rabbitohs.

Michael Carayannis   Dylan Walker has put his hand up to continue playing fullback in Greg Inglis' absence despite a trying debut at the back.

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The Little Master's greatest battle

Clive Churchill weaving his magic for the Rabbitohs at the SCG in 1953.

Alan Clarkson   Alan Clarkson pays tribute to Clive Churchill and talks to the former rugby league Test fullback about his career and his feelings as he confronts a foe of a different kind.

'Not acceptable': Maguire blasts soft Bunnies

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 27: Dylan Walker of the Rabbitohs offloads during the round 25 NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Brisbane Broncos at Allianz Stadium on August 27, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Michael Carayannis   Michael Maguire labelled some of his team's play in the 47-12 defeat to the Broncos as "soft".

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Luke may have played last game for Rabbitohs

In hot water ... again: Issac Luke.

Michael Carayannis   South Sydney's woes have been compounded with Issac Luke set to miss up to three games after being hit with a grade one shoulder charge.

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Rabbitohs' title defence in disarray

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 27: Justin Hodges of the Broncos congratulates team mate Jordan Kahu after he scored during the round 25 NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Brisbane Broncos at Allianz Stadium on August 27, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Michael Carayannis   On a horror night for the premiers, John Sutton suffered a suspected broken leg and Issac Luke was again put on report for a shoulder charge.

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Souths tackle Baird government over 'missing' $5m for new club base

Seeking funding: South Sydney CEO John Lee.

Chris Barrett   The Rabbitohs say they were promised from $5 million in funding for their Heffron Park project from the NSW government but it has not materialised.

Live: Rabbitohs v Broncos

Rabbitohs v Broncos.

Paul Zalunardo   All the action as it happens from the blockbuster clash between premiership heavyweights Brisbane and South Sydney at ANZ Stadium.

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