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IT was the strength behind their run to last year's NRL finals but defence is slowly crippling South Sydney's 2008 campaign.
BRISBANE coach Wayne Bennett has called on the NRL to make a stand on the controversial chicken-wing tackle.
FORMER Bulldogs star Willie Mason has returned to devastate his old club in the Sydney Roosters' 40-12 NRL annihilation at ANZ Stadium tonight.
MELBOURNE were embroiled in another chicken wing controversy tonight with Adam Blair placed on report during the 28-8 NRL win over Brisbane at Olympic Park.
NEW Bulldogs chief executive Todd Greenberg has pulled his club out of the player market until the board decides on the future of coach Steve Folkes.
DEFENSIVE specialist Jacob Lillyman is tipping North Qld's NRL drought will break against Parramatta on Saturday night.
CRONULLA halfback Brett Kimmorley admits the Sharks have a discipline problem - but it's with their hands and not their fists.
ADAM MacDougall has been ruled out of Newcastle's trip to NZ as the Knights plan to stick with the same 17-man squad which has delivered a strong start to 2008.
ACTING Prime Minister Julia Gillard to attend Storm v Broncos clash
WESTS Tigers playmaker Robbie Farah is in serious doubt for Monday's NRL clash with Penrith at Campbelltown Stadium as he battles a chronic back injury.
FULLBACK Anthony Minichiello believes the Sydney Roosters are on the verge of re-discovering their NRL premiership-winning form under new coach Brad Fittler.
DARREN Lockyer's role in Friday's NRL blockbuster against Melbourne is a mystery after Brisbane ruled out PJ Marsh and braced for the loss of Justin Hodges.
BULLDOGS fullback Luke Patten predicts a now-quiet young superstar Sonny Bill Williams will make some noise in Friday's clash with the Sydney Roosters.
AT least one player had cause to smile as the NZ Warriors kept their eyes down while passing through Sydney on Tuesday, a day after their NRL mauling by Manly.
IN the final season of a celebrated 11-year NRL career at Melbourne, Matt Geyer is filling a new role as the utility back coming off the interchange bench.