Glenn Jackson Had Sonny Bill Williams been lining up against Canterbury last year, Andrew Ryan might have been in a less than forgiving mood.
Weathering the Storm: Bulldogs plan around Melbourne's triumvirate of power for an uphill battle without Barba
Glenn Jackson Melbourne don't lose very often. But even rarer are occasions when the Storm lose with Cooper Cronk, Billy Slater and Cameron Smith all in the team.
Glenn Jackson Beating the Storm when all its stars are present is a tough ask for any club.
Glenn Jackson He has confronted his personal issues, and his teammates. Now comes the question of how Ben Barba, the returning Bulldog, will confront his return to superstardom.
Glenn Jackson This won't go down as a missed opportunity for Parramatta, it will go down as many missed opportunities.
Glenn Jackson The NRL’s 2012 player of the year Ben Barba won’t play in the Bulldogs opening round clash against North Queensland and his long term future is uncertain after being stood down over behavioural...
Glenn Jackson IN THEIR superhero costumes, a few are alleged to have behaved poorly. In their sharp suits and ties, and in front of cameras that were welcome (or as welcome as they could be under the...
Glenn Jackson THEY might have won only their first finals match in 25 years on Saturday night, but when it comes to experience in the big games, Souths still hold an advantage over the Bulldogs.
Glenn Jackson THE HOLLYWOOD story of the season found itself a predictable finish. The Canterbury Bulldogs, the minor premier and heavy favourite, extinguished the South Sydney fairytale with a ruthless...
Glenn Jackson IT WOULD be easy for the Bulldogs, now that their winning streak is over, to go along with the oft-mentioned theory that they had to lose before the finals.
Glenn Jackson CANTERBURY say they will be monitoring the match review committee's handling of several contentious high tackles from Saturday night's clash with St George Illawarra ''with interest''.
Glenn Jackson Three significant returns have occurred for the Bulldogs. Props James Graham and Sam Kasiano made comebacks, and they were important enough for the previously stuttering Bulldogs.
Glenn Jackson Five matches into his comeback, Canterbury fullback Ben Barba isn't happy. Yet while weeks ago that would have sent shivers through Bulldogs supporters, his words on Friday night should rather...
Glenn Jackson A four-hour meeting on Wednesday has left Benji Marshall's manager confident a deal is imminent to tie the five-eighth to the Wests Tigers for the rest of his career.
Glenn Jackson First, Sonny Bill Williams scored two tries against the Bulldogs; on Sunday, Michael Jennings decided to get in on the act, frustrating his former supporters by showing Penrith what they were missing...
Glenn Jackson, Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers five-eighth Benji Marshall is poised to sign one of the biggest deals in the NRL.
Michael Chammas and Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers five-eighth Benji Marshall is expected to be rushed into the side for Friday night's clash with the Bulldogs after recovering from turf toe.
Glenn Jackson Bulldogs superstar Ben Barba has opened up about his period out of the game, his return to the side, as well as rumours of fall-outs with teammates and a move to the Broncos.
Glenn Jackson Bulldogs chief executive Todd Greenberg has not seen or spoken to Sonny Bill Williams since he walked out on the club in 2008.
Glenn Jackson If bitter Bulldogs supporters need reminding, it will be there in blue, white and red. Cheeky Sydney Roosters officials have put up a number of posters of their star signing Sonny Bill Williams...