Led by skipper Matt Moylan, representative back-rower Trent Merrin and champion hooker Peter Wallace, the Panthers are pressing for a finals berth.
The gap between the NRL's best and the rest shrunk significantly this week, with three of the league's top four teams struggling.
Panthers lock Trent Merrin handed his jersey over to a fan following his side's win over the Roosters, and says he is proud to represent a "special" club.
Roosters prop Kane Evans has been cited for dangerous contact, the only player charged in the Panthers' win over the Roosters on Monday night.
The key talking points, injuries and judiciary news from the weekend's NRL Telstra Premiership action.
Panthers half Nathan Cleary continued his meteoric rugby league rise on Monday night with a try and two assists in Penrith's 38-18 win over the Roosters.
A Nathan Cleary masterclass has propelled the Panthers back into the Telstra Premiership top eight with a big win over a Roosters side missing Mitch Pearce.
The Penrith Panthers have moved back into the NRL Telstra Premiership top eight with a commanding victory over the Roosters at Pepper Stadium.
The Penrith Panthers and Sydney Roosters have named their final teams ahead of their Round 22 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at Pepper Stadium.
Panthers Public and Government Relations Manager Diane Langmack has twice beaten cancer without her determination for helping others wavering.