Parramatta star Anthony Watmough believes reigning premiers South Sydney are no longer the "run through you, muscle you out of the game team" anymore.
This week's NRL Fantasy talking point, including a new generation of back-row stars, the next great cash cow and the return of an old Fantasy favourite.
Roosters firebrand Dylan Napa's increasing workload is giving Trent Robinson more options - especially in getting the most out of Jared Waerea-Hargreaves.
Most players need to build up some match fitness before gradually getting back to their best on the field. Not barnstorming Panthers winger Josh Mansour.
Revitalised Roosters centre Blake Ferguson's match-turning two-try effort will get the attention, but his defence is what impressed teammates against Penrith.
Josh Mansour's impressive return and the Roosters' bench were just some of the key points to come from the the Tricolours' Round 3 win over the Panthers.
While Trent Robinson and Ivan Cleary disagreed on the Watene-Zelezniak no-try ruling, they both backed the current video referral system.
The Roosters have scored a solid 20-12 victory over fellow premiership contenders the Penrith Panthers at Allianz Stadium on Monday night.
All the official teams for the third round of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
The NRL warned today that it will impose heavy penalties and strengthen the concussion policy if necessary to protect player welfare.