St George Illawarra Dragons

Marshall '50-50' at staying with Dragons

Mitch Jennings 2:03 PM   Dragons halfback Benji Marshall has made the candid admission that he's only a 50-50 chance of being at the club next year.

Auckland Nines: The rookies to watch

Hot property: Panthers recruit Te Maire Martin was invited to train with the Kiwis before he had even played an NRL match.

Michael Carayannis   The Auckland Nines has been a launching pad for some of the brightest talents in the game in recent seasons. Michael Carayannis runs his eye over the uncapped NRL players who are expected to take the tournament by storm.

Cruel fate of clean-living Dragon Brian Johnson

20 March 1982 Brian Johnson - St. George R/L Footballer 1979 Fairfax Media

Roy Masters   Has there ever been a former footballer with a fate so unfair as Brian Johnson, the blond haired St George fullback who died too young of a disease at odds with his lifestyle?

Widdop, Creagh to co-captain Dragons

Leading from the front: Ben Creagh and Gareth Widdop.

Ben Creagh and Gareth Widdop have been named St George Illawarra's co-captains for the 2016 NRL season.

Ex-Dragons fullback Johnson dies

Brian Johnson.

Former St George grand final-winning fullback Brian Johnson has died at the age of 59 following a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease.

Roberts ends speculation with Broncos deal

Fresh start: James Roberts is heading to Brisbane.

Michael Carayannis   The James Roberts saga has ended with the outside back rejecting a return to his former club South Sydney to remain in Queensland and join the Broncos.

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Roberts rejects Dragons move

Decision time: Gold Coast Titans outside back James Roberts is on the verge of picking a new team.

Michael Carayannis   The race to sign James Roberts is down to two clubs after St George Illawarra were told he would not be joining the Dragons next season.

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Rabbitohs try to lure Roberts home

Wanted man: James Roberts.

Michael Carayannis   South Sydney have hatched a plan for James Roberts to become a focal point of their off-field community work as they stepped up in their bid to attract the Rabbitohs junior back to the club.

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Marshall says Dragons recruit has 'best in and away' he has seen

Working hard: Dragons utility back Taane Milne.

Michael Carayannis   Benji Marshall describes one rookie St George Illawarra teammate as having "one of the best in and aways and flick passes I've seen".

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Russell Packer cleared to stay in Australia

Russell Packer in action for the Illawarra Cutters against the Newtown Jets in May.

Brad Walter   Former New Zealand Test prop Russell Packer will make his return to the NRL with St George Illawarra next season after being cleared by immigration authorities to stay in the country.

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McCrone not bitter over Raiders exit

New colours: Dragons recruit Josh McCrone during training at WIN Stadium.

Tim Keeble   St George Illawarra recruit Josh McCrone swears there's no bad blood with his former club Canberra.

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How Quinlan helped Dugan earn a Blues jersey

Red V return: Adam Quinlan.

Mitch Jennings   WITHOUT Adam Quinlan, the great Josh Dugan centre experiment probably wouldn't have happened.

Finch re-joins NRL referees' ranks

Back with the referees: Robert Finch will serve as the referees manager of communication and logistics.

Michael Carayannis   Robert Finch has re-joined the NRL's referees' ranks after leaving St George Illawarra.

Dragons remain in the hunt for Roberts

Swapped like a footy card: James Roberts.

Michael Carayannis   St George Illawarra are prepared to open their chequebook again, remaining in the hunt for the prized scalp of James Roberts despite adding Tim Lafai to their roster.

Lafai reveals Morris twins helped seal deal

Off to the Dragons: Tim Lafai will be seen in the Red V of St George Illawarra from next year.

Adrian Proszenko   Tim Lafai has revealed a glowing endorsement of St George Illawarra's culture from the Morris twins was one of the factors behind his decision to sign with the joint-venture club.

Nightingale spreads wings with business school

Post-football plans: Dragons winger Jason Nightingale (second from left) with Luke Keary,  Justin Hunt, Tyson Frizell ...

Michael Carayannis   St George Illawarra winger Jason Nightingale plans to go from adversary to mentoring fellow NRL stars after developing an elite business school.

Dragons sign Lafai, McQueen joins Titans

New Dragon: Tim Lafai.

Michael Carayannis, Adrian Proszenko   St George Illawarra have signed Tim Lafai on a two year deal.

Marshall vows to be more selfish as he considers contract extension

Steeled for more: Benji Marshall.

Michael Carayannis   Having thrived under his revamped playing style Benji Marshall has vowed to be a more selfish player as he mulls over a one year contract extension at St George Illawarra.

Dragons chase $10 million deal for half of club

In the running: WIN television owner Bruce Gordon.

Michael Carayannis   St George Illawarra have put a $10 million price tag on a 50 per cent stake in the joint venture, as negotiations continue with the WIN corporation.

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Roberts becomes No.1 choice after joining Hiku, Lafai on market

No.1: James Roberts wants to play fullback after leaving the Titans.

Adrian Proszenko   The opportunity to play fullback could be the clincher for James Roberts as clubs immediately began circling the Dally M centre of the year.

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