Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

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

Rugby League

Sea Eagles' duo eye second flag

Glenn Jackson Coach Geoff Toovey told Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran to get more involved in attack.

League

Sea Eagles rise above first-half jitters

Lyon

Glenn Jackson The best thing you can say about all that is it's over, and both sides can move on. Manly took advantage of opponents who were off their game, while the Tigers couldn't.

League

Depleted Sea Eagles see off late Raiders rally

David Williams

Glenn Jackson Andrew Dunemann’s first outing as a head coach was largely a disappointing one; Canberra were simply outclassed by a better side.

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Sea Eagles cruise to victory in battle of Brookvale

Williams

Glenn Jackson Manly have left it late to claim a major scalp. But their timing is as good as their execution was on Saturday night.

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Angry Sea Eagles won't escape penalty despite Cowboys' comments

Geoff Toovey.

Adrian Proszenko, Glenn Jackson Manly officials are livid that North Queensland are set to escape without sanction for comments they believe are more incendiary than the ones that cost Geoff Toovey a $10,000 fine.

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Sea Eagles ready for physical examination

Anthony Watmough

Glenn Jackson and Michael Chammas Manly coach Geoff Toovey is expecting Friday night's elimination semi-final against Cronulla to be every bit as physical as the Sea Eagles' brutal clash with Sydney Roosters.

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Fears fans will stay away from Sea Eagles semi-final

Manly fans

Glenn Jackson IN THE same season the NRL recorded the highest total regular season attendance in its history, the competition faces a potentially embarrassing crowd for the semi-final between Manly and North...

Sea Eagles in hunt for new prop as merry-go-round fires up

Kite

Brad Walter, Glenn Jackson THE expected departures of Beau Ryan and Chris Heighington to Cronulla could pave the way for Manly prop Brent Kite to join Wests Tigers next season.

Sea Eagles' premiership defence washed away by Storm

Billy Slater

Glenn Jackson WHO can take this one away from Melbourne? We shall find out tonight, but it will take some effort to topple the form team of the finals series so far.

Daly bread: Sea Eagles in a bind over star's cut- price contract

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Glenn Jackson HE'S the premiership-winning halfback and one of the hottest prospects in the NRL, yet Manly are baulking at a salary rise that would take him above the average wage of the competition.

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Daly close to signing extension deal with Sea Eagles

Glenn Jackson Just days after his future with Manly was thrown into doubt, halfback Daly Cherry-Evans is now set to sign with the Sea Eagles as early as next week.

League

Sea Eagles halfway there as Daly re-signs

Glenn Jackson After halfback Daly Cherry-Evans signed a deal worth almost $2 million over the next four years, Manly's attention will turn to his halves partner Kieran Foran.

No backbone but Sea Eagles show plenty of spine to land third win

Dale Cherry-Evans

Glenn Jackson There is little difference between any side in the premiership, and last night was no different. The main difference was critical though: Manly took their chances while Penrith blew theirs.

Sweet one for Toovs as Sea Eagles show there's life after Des

dogs

Glenn Jackson A MORAL victory for Manly, perhaps, as well as a morale-boosting one. Time and again this season, many have pondered how much of their success has come through Des Hasler's coaching.

Sea Eagles about to lock in Matai

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson THEY were supposed to be ripped apart after dual premiership-winning coach Des Hasler's defection to the Bulldogs, but Manly are about to secure another of their stars.

League

Friend has been there once - that was enough

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 28:  Jake Friend of the Roosters takes on the defence during the NRL Preliminary Final match between the Sydney Roosters and the Newcastle Knights at Allianz Stadium on September 28, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson Jake Friend didn't have to think too hard to describe what the Roosters took out of the 2010 grand final.

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League

Facing team he loved, enforcer is all business

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

Glenn Jackson Jared Waerea-Hargreaves will face the team he never wanted to leave in Sunday's grand final.

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League

Mitchell Pearce hit by mystery illness

Mitchell Pearce.

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters have suffered their first significant disruption of grand-final week with halfback Mitchell Pearce quarantined from his teammates on Monday due to illness.

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Better halves: Manly pair thrive on greater role in attack

Perfect partners: Kieran Foran and Daly Cherry-Evans.

Glenn Jackson As they set about trying to finish Manly's season in the best possible way, the Sea Eagles' brilliant halves have reflected on the advice they received before the start of it.

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League

Grand final grandson in the wrong colours

Bill

Glenn Jackson Blood might be thicker than water, but not if you've got a view of the water off Bondi.

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