A crucial last seven minutes proved to be the for Penrith in their elimination finals win over the Roosters - and not for the first time.
Injured Penrith halfback Peter Wallace says with just 80 minutes separating his side from a Grand Final appearance, they deserve to dare to dream.
Looking ahead to their preliminary final, Panthers captain Jamie Soward and coach Ivan Cleary are looking forward to an extended preparation.
A late Jamie Soward field goal has sent the Panthers into the preliminary finals, defeating the Roosters 19-18 at Allianz Stadium on Saturday night.
One team is on track to defy 20 years of rugby league history, while the other is defying logic by over-performing with a stack of stars in the casualty ward.
A light-hearted look at the coaches guiding the eight remaining sides during the first week of the 2014 NRL Telstra Premiership finals.
Heroics from young gun Matt Moylan, star signing Jamie Soward and a host of talented depth players made for a hugely successful season for the men in black.
Michael Jennings opens up on his departure from the Panthers, as he prepares to face his former side in the first qualifying final on Saturday.
A shock loss to the wooden spooners and an injury to Penrith's star halfback has helped turn Penrith into one of the toughest sides in the NRL.
Following their Round 26 win over the Warriors, fullback Matt Moylan revealed the top four was always Penrith's aim for the 2014 season.