St George Illawarra Dragons

Is Bennett up to his old tricks again?

Brad Walter 1:34 PM   Heavy weekend defeat to Manly consistent with traditional late-season slump seen in master coach's premiership-winning sides

McGregor believes Dragons can get on roll after ending losing streak

Red V victory: Benji Marshall celebrates with his teammates after scoring against the Newcastle Knights.

Simon Brunsdon   Winning is contagious. That's the mantra Dragons coach Paul McGregor is adopting to aid team morale through the coming month of football, which will determine whether the club plays finals this year.

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Dragons breathe fire into finals campaign with big win against Knights

Star performer:  Benji Marshall was outstanding for the Dragons.

Brett Keeble   THE Knights showed bursts of energy and enterprise but could not deliver Danny Buderus a win in his first game as coach, going down 46-24 to St George Illawarra in an entertaining game at Jubilee Oval on Sunday.

Why NRL clubs can't afford to return to suburban grounds

Experience: Bulldogs supporters on the hill at Belmore as their team take on the Sharks.

Brad Walter   Revealed: The cost of playing at suburban venues like Kogarah, Leichhardt and Belmore.

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Sione and Chanel Mata'utia take on brother when Dragons meet Knights

Sibling rivalry: Peter Mata'utia takes on two of his brothers on Sunday.

Mitch Jennings   The Mata'utia clan are as close as brothers can be, but oldest brother Peter has given his siblings a wide berth this week ahead of the Dragons' must-win clash with the Knights at Jubilee Oval.

Marshall in line for Kiwi recall after Johnson injury

Back in black: Benji Marshall says he his committed to the Kiwis.

Adrian Proszenko   It's a good thing Benji Marshall isn't donning a kilt and changing his allegiance to Scotland.

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Bromwich set to answer biting allegations at hearing

Jesse Bromwich of the Melbourne Storm.

Brad Walter   An alleged bite on St George Illawarra star Josh Dugan will be a priority case for the NRL match review committee

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Dragons' losing streak goes on as Storm win easily

Going nowhere: Peter Mata'utia of the Dragons is tackled by the Storm defence in Napier.

Mitch Jennings   St George Illawarra have slumped to the longest losing streak in the joint-venture's history after suffering their seventh straight loss at the hands of Melbourne in Napier, New Zealand on Saturday.

Bulldogs forwards believe cut to interchange will suit them

Nothing to fear: Canterbury pair  Josh Jackson and Aiden Tolman have welcomed the reduction of the interchange bench.

Brad Walter   Fears that the reduction to eight interchanges will drive big forwards out of the game

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Marshall committed to New Zealand and not considering Scotland switch

 Benji Marshall

Brad Walter   A furious Marshall has slammed reports he was considering changing his international allegiance to Scotland

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Marshall in talks to play for Scotland

From St George to St Andrew: Benji Marshall may play for Scotland.

Benji Marshall's snub by the Kiwis may see him end up in the dark blue of Scotland.

St George Illawarra need to make history to stop slump

Fighting back: Benji Marshall of the Dragons believes they can recapture their early-season form.

Mitch Jennings   They haven't given up hope of fighting their way back into the top eight but the Dragons will need to produce a revival unprecedented in the NRL era to make a mark on the finals. 

Brawl mars Dragons versus Rabbitohs Holden Cup match

Sent off: Hame Sele.

David Sygall   Heritage Round, it is, but Rabbitohs and Dragons Holden Cup players took to the olden days spirit a little too enthusiastically on Saturday night, engaging in an all-in brawl that led to two players being sent off.

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Inglis praises Reynolds' work ethic after Rabbitohs win over Dragons

In form: Adam Reynolds.

David Sygall   Every individual came up with key moments, Greg Inglis said, but halfback Adam Reynolds provided the clincher.

Rabbitohs consign Dragons to sixth straight loss

Hitting it up: Rabbitohs forward Chris Grevsmuhl.

David Sygall   The Rabbitohs have overpowered a determined St George Illawarra to secure out a 24-8 win in their Heritage Round match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

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Premiership race starts now, says McGregor

Back in the Red V: Jack De Belin, Tyson Frizell and Joel Thompson.

Brad Walter   Two week ago the Dragons had used the least amount of players in the NRL. Now they have used the most.

Creagh seeks motivation from St George's 1965 premiership winning side to get season back on track

Past and present: Dragons skipper Ben Creagh with retired halfback Billy Smith.

Michael Carayannis   St George Illawarra skipper Ben Creagh says his side will use the Dragons' 1965 grand final as inspiration to get their season back on track.

Inglis changes approach to captaincy as Dugan takes mental break from game

Special ones: Opposing fullbacks Greg Inglis (left) and Josh Dugan will square off on Saturday at the SCG.

Michael Carayannis   No.1 woes. Greg Inglis and Josh Dugan open up about their form.

Dugan says Dragons can't afford another loss

Pensive: Josh Dugan at the SCG on Wednesday.

James MacSmith   Five losses in a row haven't set the alarm bells ringing for St George Illawarra but six certainly will.

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Dragons face make-or-break time, says Widdop

Wake-up call: Gareth Widdop says the Dragons are motivated to end their losing streak after their 28-8 loss to Cronulla.

Mitch Jennings   Dragons five-eighth Gareth Widdop admits it's make or break time for his side who are facing a rapid tumble out of the top eight if they can't halt a run of five straight losses against the Rabbitohs on Saturday.