James MacSmith NSW fullback Josh Dugan is backing Blake Ferguson to make a successful transition to the custodian role for Sydney Roosters next NRL season
Sam Burgess' return to the NRL will kick off against arch-rivals the Sydney Roosters in front of a potential sell-out Sunday afternoon crowd at Allianz Stadium on March 6.
Daniel Lane Hayden Knowles, the Sydney Roosters coaching staff member whose photograph on with Jarryd Hayne and club legend Brad Fittler in the San Francisco 49ers dressing shed sparked speculation the former Parramatta star was being targeted to join the club, said it'd be an unacceptable "lack of faith" for him to try and lure Hayne home.
Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers CEO Justin Pascoe has refused Robbie Farah's demand for a full payout but hopes the parties can move towards a release resolution at a landmark meeting on Sunday.
Adrian Proszenko On the night Robbie Farah made the agonising decision to request a release from Wests Tigers, he turned to Nick Di Girolamo for advice.
Brad Walter South Sydney are set to meet Sydney Roosters in the opening round of the 2016 season
Daniel Lane Legendary Sydney Roosters fullback Anthony Minichiello said the onus would be on Blake Ferguson to increase his fitness during pre-season training if he's to do a Greg Inglis and provide the Roosters with the X-factor Minichiello believes he has in him.
Adrian Proszenko North Queensland, Brisbane and the Roosters have officially accepted invitations to represent the NRL in next year's World Club Series.
Steve Mascord When the chairman of the judiciary panel was Alan Sullivan QC, he would always give the same directions when a rival player testified in defence of the accused.
Michael Chammas NRL head of football Todd Greenberg has warned players against deliberately putting themselves into dangerous positions to earn penalties following Aidan Guerra's admission at the judiciary on Tuesday night.
Brad Walter Sydney Roosters officials have given their blessing for back-rower Aidan Guerra to help Justin Hodges' bid to lead Brisbane in Sunday night's grand final by testifying on his behalf at the NRL judiciary.
Phil Lutton It was a night to forget for Shaun Kenny-Dowell while Justin Hodges faces a nervous wait to see if he can play in the NRL grand final.
Michael Carayannis Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson says his team did not handle the pressure of finals football while Brisbane counterpart Wayne Bennett did not think he would progress to a grand final in his first season back.