Michael Chammas He was a rabbit caught in the headlights in last year's finals series, but South Sydney halfback Adam Reynolds took centre stage on Friday night to inflict a finals humiliation on Manly.
Michael Chammas His team had just inflicted a potential knockout blow on last year's grand finalists to book a preliminary final berth, but it didn't stop Michael Maguire from berating his players after the game.
Michael Chammas Don't tell Brenton Lawrence about the need to stop South Sydney's big men.Because simply just stopping them won't be enough.
Michael Chammas It's potentially the final round of the NRL's super heavyweight battle, but who will land the knockout blow?
Michael Chammas Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v South Sydney Rabbitohs at ANZ Stadium, Thursday, 7.45pm
Michael Chammas Does the phenomenon that is Greg Inglis belong in the company of those legends if he wins a storied premiership? And if he does, will that be enough to convince Inglis to walk away from South Sydney...
Michael Chammas Does this game count for anything come finals time?
Michael Chammas South Sydney v Manly, SCG, Friday 7.45pm
Michael Chammas In round 23 last year the Rabbitohs left Gosford with a 22-10 win, only to bow out to Manly 30-20 in the preliminary final six weeks later.
Michael Chammas CRONULLA SHARKS v SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS at Remondis Stadium, Monday 7pm
Michael Chammas With 10 of the biggest names unavailable for Croulla and South Sydney, it was the stars of tomorrow and a soon to be star of yesterday that did the damage for the Rabbitohs in their 18-0 win over...
Michael Chammas SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS v ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS at ANZ Stadium, Sunday 7.00pm.
Michael Chammas They had a new coach, a new centre and a new fullback, but it was the same old sorry story for St George Illawarra against South Sydney on Monday night.
Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: It's first up against fourteenth. If you told me after the Charity Shield it would be the Dragons on top of the ladder, I would've laughed in your face.
Michael Chammas nib Stadium, Perth, Sunday 9.30pm (AEST)
Michael Chammas Sportingbet Stadium, Penrith, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)
Michael Chammas As it did last week, the rain tumbled on to Sportingbet Stadium before kick-off, turning an already heavy track into a slippery slide in front of a crowd of 11,674.
Michael Chammas NRL previews for round eight.
Michael Chammas The gamble South Sydney took almost a decade ago when they packed up and moved their games from their spiritual heartland to western Sydney has not only paid off, but paved the way for rugby league...
Michael Chammas GOLD COAST TITANS v SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS at Cbus Super Stadium, 5.30pm.