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Ferguson has 'served his time': Stuart

Chris Wilson, Michael Carayannis 8:00 PM   Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart stands by the club's "courageous decision" to sack Blake Ferguson, but says the troubled star has "served his time" and predicted he could return to the NRL better than ever in 2015.

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McIlwrick ready to capitalise on Roosters lifeline

Former Canberra Raider Matt McIlwrick will try to revive his career at the Sydney Roosters.

Jon Tuxworth   Matt McIlwrick says the chance to kick-start his career at the Sydney Roosters was too good to refuse, declaring he will "always be thankful" the Canberra Raiders put his best interests first. 

Nu'uausala not seeking vengeance against Roosters brotherhood

Frank-Paul Nu'uasala.

Chris Wilson   Canberra Raiders recruit Frank-Paul Nu'uausala has been hurt by his release from his "brotherhood" at the Sydney Roosters.

Raiders not backing down in recruitment war after signing Roosters prop

Frank-Paul Nu'uausala in action for the Sydney Roosters at the World Club Challenge.

Chris Wilson   Raiders coach Ricky Stuart vows to continue his aggressive recruitment campaign after signing a premiership-winning prop.

Sydney Roosters sign Gold Coast Titans hooker Matt Srama

New Rooster: Matt Srama

Adrian Proszenko   The Sydney Roosters have signed Gold Coast hooker Matt Srama to help cover for the expected loss of Jake Friend for the opening months of the NRL season.

First footage of Blake Ferguson in training with Sydney Roosters

Blake Ferguson at Roosters training on Friday.

Brad Walter   Here is the footage that proves Blake Ferguson is serious about recapturing the form that earned him a NSW Origin jersey if he is cleared to return to the NRL with Sydney Roosters next season.

Moore Park neighbours team up for Wallabies

Comparing notes: Trent Robinson and Michael Cheika at a joint training session between the Roosters and Waratahs this year.

Chris Dutton   A planned fact-finding mission to the United States has turned into a cross-code study opportunity with the Wallabies for NRL premiership-winning coach Trent Robinson.

Minichiello endorses Tuivasa-Sheck as No.1

Winging it: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck will shift to fullback for the Roosters next year.

Daniel Lane   Despite having retired, Sydney Roosters stalwart Anthony Minichiello will continue to play a role in guiding the rise of his club's boom- boy, Roger Tuivasa-Sheck.

Ferguson to train with Sydney Roosters

Blake Ferguson is set to return to the NRL after missing the entire 2014 season.

Michael Carayannis   Troubled rugby league player Blake Ferguson has been cleared to train with the Sydney Roosters, moving him a step closer to an NRL return.

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Dragons struggle to keep Merrin

In demand: Trent Merrin has been linked to several other NRL clubs.

Michael Chammas   Trent Merrin's manager will meet with St George Illawarra officials next week to discuss extending the Origin forward's contract, however it's likely Merrin will test the market for 2016 and beyond.

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Ferguson yet to be cleared for NRL return

Blake Ferguson is set to return to the NRL after missing the entire 2014 season.

Michael Carayannis   Blake Ferguson may have been given the green light to train with the Sydney Roosters but the NRL is yet to clear the former NSW winger to resume his first grade career.

Cordner warns of Samoa threat

"They've got some players playing some outstanding footy": Australia's Boyd Cordner on Sunday's opponents Samoa.

Michael Carayannis   Australian back-rower Boyd Cordner believes Samoa's emergence as a genuine international force has given rugby league new life on the world stage.

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Roosters target Taumalolo to replace SBW

Heading south?: Cowboys backrower Jason Taumalolo.

Adrian Proszenko   The Roosters have identified Jason Taumalolo as a potential long-term replacement for cross-code superstar Sonny Bill Williams.

Roosters prepare for life without Mini and SBW

Two more years: Roosters coach Trent Robinson.

Michael Carayannis   Sydney Rooster coach Trent Robinson believes his side will be hungrier following a "missed opportunity" this year as he prepares for life without Anthony Minichiello and Sonny Bill Williams.

Trent Robinson re-signs with Sydney Roosters

Two more years: Roosters coach Trent Robinson.

Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson has re-signed with the NRL club until the end of the 2017 season.

Was Packer a Rabbitoh, or really a Rooster?

Andrew Webster dinkus

Andrew Webster   Kerry Packer famously said there was no money in football clubs or racehorses - but it didn't stop him from gambling on either of them.

Sydney Roosters sign Justin Holbrook to replace Jason Taylor as assistant coach

Roosters recruit: Justin Holbrook is coming to the club to replace Jason Taylor as assistant coach.

Adrian Proszenko   Former Sydney Roosters player Justin Holbrook has been appointed as Jason Taylor's replacement on the club's coaching staff.

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Jared Waerea-Hargreaves back in NZ contention

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves of the Sydney Roosters is set for a Test recall.

New Zealand prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves is in line for a Test recall after his inclusion in the Kiwis' train-on squad for the Four Nations rugby league tournament.

Remi Casty leaves Sydney Roosters to return to Catalans

From Bondi to Perpignan: Remi Casty will return to the south of France.

Ian Laybourn   Sydney Roosters prop Remi Casty will cut short his NRL experience after just one season and return to Super League club the Catalan Dragons next year.

New Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor praises Sydney Roosters' Trent Robinson for reigniting his spark

Jason Taylor

Adrian Proszenko and Michael Carayannis   After his first foray into head coaching ended, Jason Taylor lost the spark and wasn’t sure if it was for him. But then Trent Robinson helped him get it back.

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