Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson is a Rugby League Writer for The Sydney Morning Herald

Walking wounded fighting to bounce back as Roosters look to final squad

Mitchell Pearce

Glenn Jackson Mitchell Pearce trained but Sonny Bill Williams didn't, as the disruptions to grand-final week continued for minor premiers Sydney Roosters.

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Roosters will learn from 2010: Fletcher

Bryan Fletcher

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters proved a little over a decade ago that, in some instances, you do have to lose a grand final in order to win one.

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Roosters defeat Manly to take title

Sonny Bill Williams of the Roosters celebrates after his team defeated Manly to win the NRL grand final.

Glenn Jackson Sonny Bill Williams delivers in the hour of need as the Sydney Roosters prevail over Manly.

Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson eyes back-to-back premierships

Trent Robinson

Glenn Jackson On day one of Sydney Roosters' 2014 campaign, as the defending premiers, coach Trent Robinson wasted no time telling his players that their grand final victory was far from the end of what he has...

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Roosters dump CEO

Steve Noyce.

Glenn Jackson The upheaval at Sydney Roosters has continued, with chief executive Steve Noyce being sacked.

League

Noyce sacked in Roosters' reshuffle

Roosters CEO Steve Noyce

Glenn Jackson STEVE NOYCE arrived at work yesterday following a holiday excited that some renovations to the Sydney Roosters offices were taking place.

League

Roosters fly south to bond and burn

18th August  2012, Story by Lee Gaskin , Canberra Times Photo, Colleen Petch,  Canberra Raiders v Sydney Roosters at Canberra Stadium, Mitchell Pearce gets a pass away

Glenn Jackson FEW NRL teams enjoy travelling to Canberra in the middle of winter. Yet well into summer, Sydney Roosters believe a trip to the capital will turn around their fortunes.

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Sellout anticipated when SBW runs on with the Roosters

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson HE HAS been cast as a mercenary and a villain by many, but there cannot be any doubting his pulling power.

Bad to worse as SBW's Roosters make it a dog day

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson Time to move on? That might be a little difficult now. If possible, Bulldogs supporters will only feel much worse about Sonny Bill Williams' departure five years ago.

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Roosters down Knights, proving a point to Rabbitohs

NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 28: Sonny-Bill Williams of the Roosters shapes to pass during the round 20 Holden Cup match between the Newcaslte Knights and the Sydney Roosters at Hunter Stadium on July 28, 2013 in Newcastle, Australia.  (Photo by Tony Feder/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters might not be quite outplaying South Sydney at the moment but, having recorded their fifth win in succession, are taking the minor premiership battle - as well as perhaps the major one...

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Potter wants Marshall to make grand exit by ruffling Roosters' feathers

Benji Marshall

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter says he still believes Auckland-bound five-eighth Benji Marshall can finish his NRL career on a high, and has backed that process to start against the competition's...

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Half-time spray galvanised Roosters, says Pearce

James Maloney

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce said his team tried to "pretty our way around" Wests Tigers in the first half on Monday night.

League

Not bad by half: Roosters' late show buries Tigers

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson Three years ago, these two teams played one of the most remarkable finals matches ever, on the same patch of turf.

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Brave Titans exploit sluggish Roosters defence

Ryan James

Glenn Jackson All of a sudden, Sydney Roosters will face South Sydney for the minor premiership on Friday night after two consecutive losses.

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Rabbitohs v Roosters: the five key contests

Adam Reynolds

Glenn Jackson Souths and Sydney Roosters boast two of the best performing halves combinations in the NRL this year.

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Roosters steal minor premiership away from Rabbitohs

Waerea-Hargreaves

Glenn Jackson When the match was there to be won, two Roosters recruits stepped up. Yet when the game was there to be saved, it was a veteran, Anthony Minichiello, who showed there's life in the old chook yet.

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My heart's at the Roosters: Minichiello to stay another year

NRL Telstra Premiership Final Series-Captains Call, Garden Island, Sydney. Rooster Captain, Anthony Minichiello
Photo: Peter Rae Monday 9 September 2013.

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters captain Anthony Minichiello has given the minor premiers a pre-finals boost, declaring he will almost certainly remain with the club until the end of next season.

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Don't sleep on Napa: Roosters' hitman is taking scalps and turning heads

Dylan Napa

Glenn Jackson What do you get when you cross Paul Gallen, James Graham and Sam Burgess?

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'Dynamo' Tuivasa-Sheck flies high for the Roosters

Brian Smith

Glenn Jackson IT HAS taken until the Roosters were out of contention for him to be let loose. That said, it is clear that they have a good 'un.

Reynolds' revenge stops Roosters crowing

Rabbitohs

Glenn Jackson Revenge is a dish best served, well, any time these two teams play. In round one, the Roosters scored two tries in the final three minutes to topple their rivals.