St George Illawarra Dragons
Mitch Jennings 9:05 PM Dragons halfback Benji Marshall has revealed a match-day viewing of Peter Weir's epic war film Gallipoli was behind his outstanding performance.
Mitch Jennings HE didn't listen to critics who predicted his side would claim the wooden spoon so Dragons halfback Benji Marshall isn't about to listen to those who still question whether they're the real deal.
Mitch Jennings Prop Mike Cooper plays with no fear but he says it might be a different story if he had to play against Dragons front-row partner Leeson Ah Mau on a weekly basis.
Mitch Jennings Their record is almost identical to their 2010 but Ben Creagh believes it's unfair to compare this year's Dragons with their title-winning counterparts.
Brad Walter How Wayne Bennett backflip gave Paul McGregor his coaching chance at Dragons.
Andrew Webster Dragons supporters have every right to ask questions of their club - but for now they should remain silent.
St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor has questioned the decision of the NRL judiciary to uphold Tyson Frizell's grade five careless high tackle.
Michael Chammas Marshall the magician hadn't been spotted in rugby league circles since his disappearing act from Leichhardt left him wandering the sidelines of Eden Park just over 12 months ago.
Michael Chammas Canterbury Bulldogs coach Des Hasler has surprisingly leapt to the support of the referees, defending their decision not to send off Dragons forward Tyson Frizell for a swinging arm that floored prop Tim Browne.
Michael Carayannis They are the unrelenting "bash sessions" which have been credited with forming part of St George Illawarra's brick wall defence.