A suspected ACL injury to Manly hooker Jayden Hodges has continued a horror run for Trent Barrett's side as Canterbury won on Day 2.
The Bulldogs bounced back from a heavy defeat to the Warriors to keep their Downer NRL Auckland Nines alive by beating the Broncos 15-13.
They started slowly but the home town favourites turned on the style to thump the Bulldogs 34-8 at the Downer NRL Auckland Nines.
Experienced Kiwi international forward Greg Eastwood will captain the Bulldogs at the 2016 Downer NRL Auckland Nines.
When picking your 25-man NRL Fantasy squad, keep an eye out for players who fall into one of these categories in order to get the most out of your squad.
They might be one of the biggest packs in the NRL, but an intense pre-season training regime has Des Hasler's forwards ready for more work in 2016.
16 months after a horror injury in the Bulldogs' 2014 elimination final win in Melbourne, forward Pat O'Hanlon is out to repay the faith shown by Des Hasler.
According to the writers at NRL.com, Jamie Lyon's reign as the premier centre in the game has come to an end.
With several workhorse forwards, a new-look halves combination and the Morris twins, the Bulldogs feature several intriguing Fantasy options in 2016.
Bulldogs coach Des Hasler is expecting big things from the Canberra Raiders in 2016, labelling Ricky Stuart's charges as the "danger side" for season 2016.